Launched Recent Air Strikes In Afghanistan To Repel Taliban Offensive: US

The United States recently carried out air strikes as it backed the Afghan army’s bid to repel a Taliban offensive, the Pentagon said Thursday, with the withdrawal of international forces from the…

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Air traffic controller’s ‘slip of the tongue’ nearly causes plane crash

An air traffic controller at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport gave incorrect instructions to pilots in an incident that nearly saw two planes come within 300 feet of crashing into each other on Tuesday.Yp3OM5EsSys

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China’s offensive threat growing faster than projected: US Air Force General

84623750In a US Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing, Air Force Deputy Chief of Staff for Planning and Programs Lt. Gen. David Nahom told Congress said, “The threat is accelerating much more than we thought back in 2018,”

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Cal/OSHA: Protect Workers from Unhealthy Air due to Wildfire Smoke

Cal/OSHA is cautioning California employers to be prepared to protect workers from unhealthy air due to wildfire smoke. When workers are at risk form unhealthy air from wildfires, California’s protection from wildfire smoke standard requires employers to take steps such …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2021/07/13/622426.htm

Air Force Mostly at Fault in Deadly 2017 Texas Church Attack, Judge Says

A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Air Force is mostly responsible for a former serviceman killing more than two dozen people at a Texas church in 2017 because it failed to submit his criminal history into a database, …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2021/07/08/621892.htm

Hot Air Balloon Crashes Into A House In New Zealand, 11 Injured

At least 11 people have been injured after a hot air balloon crashed into a house in a popular tourist town in the South Island of New Zealand.

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EU Deploys Air Assistance As Cyprus Tries To Contain “Worst Forest Fire”

The European Union on Saturday deployed aerial assistance to help Cyprus contain a huge forest fire raging north of the cities of Limassol and Larnaca, a blaze one official called the worst on record.

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US Warship Transits Taiwan Strait A Week After Chinese Air Incursion

A US warship has again sailed through the sensitive waterway that separates Taiwan from China, a week after the Chinese-claimed island reported the largest incursion to date of Chinese air force jets…

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Boris Johnson Hails Joe Biden As “A Big Breath Of Fresh Air”

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hailed U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday as “a big breath of fresh air”, and praised his determination to work with allies on important global issues ranging…

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