Byfield is a national park in the Shire of Livingstone, Australia. The park is 70 km north-east of Rockhampton; the parks encloses 12 km of coastline including four beaches. To the north of the national park is Shoalwater Bay and Byfield State Forest is located to the west of Byfield National Park; the park contains a number of camping areas. Water Park Creek within the park contains a population of Rhadinocentrus ornatus, a small freshwater fish species; the park demarcates the southern boundary of a tropical savannah climate, although the subtropics are a degree to the south. Protected areas of Queensland
King Abdulaziz International Airport is a Saudi international airport located 19 km to the north of Jeddah. Named after King Abdulaziz Al Saud and inaugurated in 1981, the airport is the busiest airport of Saudi Arabia and the third-largest airport in the kingdom; the airport's Hajj Terminal was specially built for Muslim pilgrims going to Mecca annually on the Hajj. It is one of the largest in the world, can handle 80,000 passengers at the same time; the airport occupies an area of 105 square kilometres. Beside the airport proper, this includes a royal terminal, facilities of King Abdullah Air Base for the Royal Saudi Air Force, housing for airport staff. Construction work on KAIA airport began in 1974, was finalized in 1980. On 31 May 1981, the airport opened for service after being inaugurated in April 1981. In 2019, the new King Abdulaziz International Airport had a soft opening with a number of domestic flights transferred to operate from it; the airport is considered one of the largest of its kind worldwide.
Visitors and passengers will enjoy a number of facilities including 810,000 square meters lounges and a transport center that links between the building and the car park and train station. Moreover, the airport will have a huge aquarium with 10 meters in diameter and 14 meters in height as well as a capacity of million liter of water. Furthermore, a mosque with a capacity of 3,732 worshippers has been established in the airport. In August 2019, the airport started moving a number of international flights operated by Saudia to this new terminal, on the 18th of November Etihad has become the first non-Saudi airline to move to this new terminal; because of Jeddah's proximity to the holy city of Mecca, the airport has a dedicated Hajj Terminal, built to handle pilgrims taking part in the rituals associated with the annual Hajj. It can accommodate 80,000 travelers at the same time. Designed by the Bangladeshi-American engineer Fazlur Rahman Khan of the architectural firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP, it is known for its tent-like roof structure, engineered by Horst Berger while part of Geiger Berger Associates.
Ten modules, each consisting of 21 "tents" of white colored Teflon-coated fiberglass fabric suspended from pylons, are grouped together into two blocks of five modules and separated by a landscaped mall between the blocks. Only customs, baggage handling and similar facilities are located in an air-conditioned building; the vast majority of the complex, called "Terminal Support Area", is a flexible, open area, conceived to function like a village, complete with souk and mosque. Not enclosed by walls, this area is sheltered from the intense sun while allowing for natural ventilation; the Hajj Terminal received the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 1983. According to the jury, "the brilliant and imaginative design of the roofing system met the awesome challenge of covering this vast space with incomparable elegance and beauty."At five million square feet, the Jeddah airport Hajj Terminal is estimated to be among the world's largest air terminals after Beijing Capital International Airport, Dubai International Airport and Hong Kong International Airport.
Many airlines from Muslim and non-Muslim countries have used the Hajj Terminal. Jeddah-KAIA airport serves as a major hub for Saudia who had the exclusive use of the South Terminal. In 2007, the owned Saudi carriers Flynas and Sama Airlines were given permission to use it. Due to the closure of Sama Airlines, the terminal was only used by Flynas; the terminal is now used by Flyadeal, Garuda Indonesia, Kenya Airways, Korean Air. The North Terminal at Jeddah airport is used by all other foreign airlines; the new King Abdulaziz International Airport three-stage development started in 2006, is scheduled for an official opening in mid 2019. However, as of 2018 local flights have been landing at the airport; the project is designed to increase the airport's yearly capacity from 13 million to 80 million passengers. The expansion includes a brand-new passenger terminal building, a 136-meter tall air traffic control tower, airfield hard-standing and paved areas, fuel network systems, electronic passenger guidance system and a new storm water drainage network.
There will be a newly constructed support services building and upgrades to the existing runway and airfield systems. The three stages, according to GACA—the General Authority of Civil Aviation of Saudi Arabia, will be marked by staged capacity increase to 30 million, 60 million and 80 million passengers per year; the new airport will be accessed by the Haramain high-speed rail project network. Prince Majed Street will connect to the Al-Laith Highway; the General Authority of Civil Aviation has the GACA Hangar at the airport. On 11 July 1991, Nigeria Airways Flight 2120, a Douglas DC-8-61, suffered cabin pressure problems followed by a fire due to a failed landing gear; the pilots tried to return to the airport but failed to reach it and the plane crashed, killing all 247 passengers and 14 crew. On 1 March 2004, an Airbus A300B4-200, burst two tires whilst taking off. Fragments of the tire were ingested by the engines, causing the engines to catch fire and takeoff was aborted. Due to substantial damage to the engine and the left wing, the aircraft was written off.
Voznesenka is a small unincorporated community in Kenai Peninsula Borough, United States. Located on the Kenai Peninsula, about 22 miles east of Homer, Voznesenka is one of several villages founded by Russian Old Believers in the Fox River area; the village was founded in 1985 by residents who decided to leave Nikolaevsk and begin new settlements in the Kachemak Bay area. The name in Russian means Ascension referring to the holiday of the Ascension; the village is situated on a bluff over Kachemak Bay, is the end of the maintained road system on the western Kenai Peninsula. A switchback trail leads about 1,000 feet down to the beach. There are more than 40 families living in Voznesenka. Although unincorporated, the community has a mayor, a community council, a water-utility board. There is a community church and a public school in the village; the community had a wrestling and football team which lasted through 2018. Emergency services are provided by Kachemak Emergency Services Area Fire and EMS.
The community is accessible by gravel road, the paved access road from Homer ending where the village begins. In 2009 the Mile 17 fire threatened the village. There are two more villages; those villages are Razdolna and Kachemak Selo
The 1937 Perth Carnival was the ninth edition of the Australian National Football Carnival, an Australian rules football interstate competition. Just like in the Perth Carnival of 1921 only South Australia and Victoria took a team to Western Australia. Only one of the games was a blowout, with Western Australia handing South Australia their worst carnival loss, in a 116-point win. George Doig kicked seven goals for the home side. In the second game, South Australia came close to upsetting Victoria and got within two points at the final siren; the last four scoring shots of the game were all behinds to South Australia inside the final two minutes of the game. The final game of the carnival would decide the overall winner and after going into the game as underdogs Victoria hung on against Western Australia at Subiaco Oval to win by eight points; the win was thanks to Victorian full-back Jack Regan restricting Doig to just three goals. Other Victorian stars who took part in the carnival included Haydn Bunton, Jack Dyer, Les Hardiman, Dick Harris and Keith Shea.
An enormous crowd estimated to be 40,000 people witnessed the final match between Victoria and Western Australia. The crowd set a new record for the highest crowd in Western Australian sporting history, exceeding by a considerable margin the previous record of 27,273 set at an interstate match in 1929. Considerable damage was suffered by facilities at Subiaco Oval, including the partial collapse of the fence around the arena, due to its inability to accommodate such a large crowd; the crowd of 23,263 to Western Australia's first match was one of the highest in the state's history, was drawn in spite of heavy rain which forced the traditional parade of teams to be cancelled. The inaugural Tassie Medal was awarded to Mick Cronin. Ned Hender was second with 9 votes, J. Hooper and Jack Regan were equal third with 7 votes each. 1937 Perth Carnival page on Full Points Footy
The 1993–94 FIBA European League shortened to 1993–94 FIBA EuroLeague, was the 37th installment of the European top-tier level professional club competition for basketball clubs. It began on September 9, 1993, ended on April 21, 1994; the competition's Final Four was held at Tel Aviv. 42 teams played knock-out rounds on away basis. The aggregate score of both games decided the winner; the sixteen remaining teams after the knock-out rounds entered the Regular Season Group Stage, divided into two groups of eight teams, playing a round-robin. The final standing defeats. In the case of a tie between two or more teams after the group stage, the following criteria was used to decide the final classification: 1) number of wins in one-to-one games between the teams; the top four teams from each group after the Regular Season Group Stage qualified for a Quarterfinal Playoff. The four winners of the Quarterfinal Playoff qualified for the Final Stage, played at a predetermined venue. *Kalev withdrew before the first leg and Croatia Osiguranje Split received a forfeit in both games.
*RTI Minsk refused to play the second leg and FC Barcelona received a forfeit in this game. Automatically qualified to the group stage Limoges CSP Real Madrid Teka Buckler Beer Bologna Olympiacos If one or more clubs are level on won-lost record, tiebreakers are applied in the following order: Head-to-head record in matches between the tied clubs Overall point difference in games between the tied clubs Overall point difference in all group matches Points scored in all group matches Sum of quotients of points scored and points allowed in each group match Seeded teams played games 2 and 3 at home. April 19, Yad Eliyahu Arena, Tel Aviv April 21, Yad Eliyahu Arena, Tel Aviv April 21, Yad Eliyahu Arena, Tel Aviv 1993–94 FIBA European League 1993–94 FIBA European League
Barry Zaid is a graphic artist and designer. Zaid has contributed covers and drawings to numerous magazines and newspapers including Canadian publications The Globe and Mail, the Star Weekly, Toronto Life and Maclean's. In addition, Zaid has designed several billboards for 7-Up, hundreds of logos, including Miami Beach Sports, Upper Crust Sandwich Shop, The Dawg House, Florida Bay Mortgage, The Conch Farm, Chateau Le Chat, The Market Company, packaging for Kleenex tissues, Celestial Seasonings Herb Teas, Florence Gunnarson Perfumed Essentials, Captain Condom, Tropical Delicious, Tropic Lines, We Take The Cake, Granny Bear Honey. Born in Toronto, Canada, Zaid studied English and Archaeology at the University of Toronto. While a student, he designed posters for the Hart House Theatre and Neptune Theatre in Halifax, Nova Scotia and had a one man show of drawings and paintings at Toronto's Pollock Gallery in 1961. After graduating he worked in a design studio in London and traveled throughout Europe.
Following his return to Canada he worked as a freelance graphic designer and illustrator and as a studio art director in Toronto. He returned to London where he freelanced for two years, represented by Artist Partners Ltd. before joining the New York design consortium Push Pin Studios, with whom he worked for six years. His work appeared in the exhibition,'The Push Pin Style' in the Museum of Decorative Arts of the Louvre, France, as well as numerous cities in Europe and Japan. In 1975 he traveled to Scotland, where he lived at the Findhorn Foundation commune lived in Bienne, Switzerland where he worked with Swiss ceramist, Lou Schmidt and Pondicherry, India where he designed the facade of a girls' school residence. From 1979-87 he lived in Boulder, where, as creative director, he created trendsetting packaging for Celestial Seasonings Herb Teas, posters for the Colorado Music Festival, decorative hand crafted furniture for Bunnyville Studios Inc, he returned to Manhattan in where he pursued his career illustrating publications and designed a book "Wish You Were Here".
In 1992 he moved his studio to Miami Beach, where he produced graphics for The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, The Market Company and Proper Sausages, decorative packaging for We Take The Cake and Florence Gunnarson Perfumed Essentials. In 2014 he traveled to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, to develop a line of colorful housewares and complete his forthcoming illustrated children's book, "The Little Square ABC Of Things To Be." From 1976-68, Zaid taught at Virginia Commonwealth University in Virginia. He has taught at New York's School of Visual Arts and Parson's School of Design, the Rocky Mountain School of Art in Denver and The Miami Ad School in Miami Beach. Zaid's illustrated Chicken Little, was awarded a Gold Medal by the Society of Illustrators; as illustrator and/or designer: Rimes de la Mere Oie: Mother Goose Rhymes in French — co-illustrated with Seymour Chwast and Milton Glaser Chicken Little The Chocolate Moose by Gwendolyn MacEwen Wish You Were Here: A Tour of America's Great Hotels During the Golden Age of the Picture Post Card — writer and designer Toyland by Pamela Prince Jenifer Lang Cooks for Kids by Jenifer Lang Enola Prudhomme's Low-Calorie Cajun Cooking South Beach Style Cover designer: Art Deco by Bevis Hillier No Nudes is Good Nudes by P.
G. Wodehouse My Revolution: Promenades in Paris 1789-1794, Being The Diary of Restif de la Bretonne by Alex Karmel The First to Fly: Aviation's Pioneer Days Arrive at Easterwine by R. A. Lafferty Patience & Sarah by Isabel Miller Sandmouth by Ronald Frame The Past is Another Country Toronto Public Library - Barry Zaid Official website