The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum is a Canadian aviation museum located at the John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport in Hamilton, Ontario; the museum has propeller-driven aircraft on display. Displayed is a collection of Canadian military aircraft, many in flying condition; the museum is restoring several Second World War and Cold War aircraft, including a TBM Avenger a De Havilland Canada built S-2 Tracker and a Bristol Bolingbroke. The flying collection performs at air shows and is made available for local flights by museum visitors; the Avro Lancaster flown by the museum is one of only two airworthy Lancasters in the world. Known as the Mynarski Memorial Lancaster in honour of Pilot Officer Andrew Charles Mynarski, it is painted in the markings of his aircraft. An Ontario Historical Plaque near the entrance commemorates Eileen Vollick's role in Ontario's heritage as Canada's first licensed female pilot. On February 15, 1993, a fire destroyed one of the museum hangars. Destroyed in the fire were the Hawker Hurricane, Grumman TBM Avenger, Stinson 105 and Supermarine Spitfire.
In August and September 2014, the Mynarski Memorial Lancaster Bomber flew across the North Atlantic to RAF Coningsby to participate in six weeks of airshows and events across the United Kingdom. Unique to this tour, the Lancaster VeRA flew in close formation with the Royal Air Force - Battle of Britain Memorial Flight's Lancaster bomber PA474 for most of the 60 displays and events over the two months of the tour. Lancaster VeRA returned to Hamilton on September 29, 2014; the museum's aircraft include: Fairey Firefly MK.6 Hawker Hurricane MK. XII Supermarine Spitfire Mk. XVI Avro Anson V Beech D18S Expeditor Cessna T50 Crane de Havilland Canada DHC-5 Buffalo Douglas DC-3 Douglas C-47 Dakota Noorduyn Norseman Stinson Voyager Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck Canadair CF-104D Starfighter Canadair CF-5 Freedom Fighter Canadair CF-104G Starfighter Canadair Sabre MK.6 Canadair CT-133 Silver Star A de Havilland Vampire FB.6 McDonnell CF-101B Voodoo Avro Lancaster - ex-RCAF BXFM213 is one of two airworthy left in the world Canadian Vickers PBY-5A Canso Bristol Bolingbroke North American Aviation B-25J-35NC Mitchell 45-8883 Grumman TBM Avenger AS 3 Grumman CSF-2 Tracker Westland Lysander IIIA Auster AOP.6 L-19 Bird Dog Beechcraft CT-134 Musketeer Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet In RCAF markings Canadair CT-114 Tutor de Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk In RCAF markings de Havilland 82C Tiger Moth Two are in the collection, both in RCAF markings.
Fairchild PT-26B Cornell Two are now in the collection - one in RCAF markings, one in RNoAF markings Fleet Finch Fleet 21K Fleet 60K Fort Two are now in the collection - both in RCAF markings, one is flown the other has only been restored on one half to give visitors an idea of the task faced in restoring an old aircraft. North American Harvard 4 Two are now in the collection - both in RCAF markings North American NA-64 Yale Two are now in the collection - both in RCAF markings Nanchang CJ-6 The museum is affiliated with: CMA, CHIN, OMMC and Virtual Museum of Canada. List of aerospace museums List of attractions in Hamilton, Ontario List of Canadian organizations with royal patronage Organization of Military Museums of Canada Military history of Canada Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Photos of aircraft at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
K. Thanaletchimi is a Singaporean labour unionist and was a Nominated Member of Parliament of Singapore from 24 March 2016 to September 2018. K. Thanaletchimi first obtained a bachelor's degree of Science at the University of Bradford, United Kingdom, she obtained her master's degree in Health Science Management at the University of Sydney, Australia. Thanaletchimi is a senior assistant manager in the pharmacy field and has been serving the public healthcare sector for at least 26 years. Thanaletchimi is the current President of the Healthcare Services Employees Union after being elected to the position in 1998 and is an elected member of the National Trades Union Congress Central Committee, she is the Chairperson for the NTUC Women's Committee, the Labour Movement's Healthcare Cluster and the NTUC Membership Committee. In March 2016, Thanaletchimi was one of 9 individuals out of the 41 nominations selected by the Special Select Committee to take on the role of Nominated members of parliament in the 13th Parliament of Singapore after being nominated by the Labour movement of Singapore.
In Parliament, Thanaletchimi has spoken on issues concerning women workforce participation, skills ladders for career progression in the healthcare industry and gender equality in work environments. Thanaletchimi is a member of the MediShield Life Council at the Ministry of Health, Board of Management at the People's Association, the Tripartite Alliance for Fair Employment Practice and the Essential Domestic Services Subcommittee at the Future Economy Council, she has been involved in various tripartite committees such as the National Wages Council and the National Integration Workplace Group. She was a member of the REACH Supervisory Panel from 2005 to 2010, she was appointed as a member of the Workplace Seafety and Health Institute Governing Board in 2012. In recognition of her dedication and continued efforts in the healthcare sector and labour union, Thanaletchimi was awarded the National Day Efficiency Award in 2002, as well as the NTUC Comrade of Labour Award in 2006
Luxor Temple is a large Ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the east bank of the Nile River in the city today known as Luxor and was constructed 1400 BCE. In the Egyptian language it is known as ipet resyt, "the southern sanctuary". In Luxor there are several great temples on the west banks. Four of the major mortuary temples visited by early travelers include the Temple of Seti I at Gurnah, the Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahri, the Temple of Ramesses II, the Temple of Ramesses III at Medinet Habu. Unlike the other temples in Thebes, Luxor temple is not dedicated to a cult god or a deified version of the pharaoh in death. Instead, Luxor temple is dedicated to the rejuvenation of kingship. To the rear of the temple are chapels built by Amenhotep III of the 18th Dynasty, Alexander. Other parts of the temple were built by Tutankhamun and Ramesses II. During the Roman era, the temple and its surroundings were a legionary fortress and the home of the Roman government in the area. During the Roman period a chapel inside the Luxor Temple dedicated to goddess Mut was transformed in to a Tetrarchy cult chapel and into a church.
Luxor temple was built with sandstone from the Gebel el-Silsila area, located in South-Western Egypt. This sandstone from the Gebel el-Silsila region is referred to as Nubian Sandstone; this sandstone was used for the construction for monuments in Upper Egypt as well as in the course of past and current restoration works. Like other Egyptian structures a common technique used was illusionism. For example, to the Egyptian, a sanctuary shaped like an Anubis Jackal was Anubis. At the Luxor temple, the two obelisks flanking the entrance were not the same height, but they created the illusion that they were. With the layout of the temple they appear to be of equal height, but using illusionism, it enhances the relative distances hence making them look the same size to the wall behind it. Symbolically, it is a visual and spatial effect to emphasize the heights and distance from the wall, enhancing the existing pathway. From medieval times, the Muslim population of Luxor had settled in and around the temple, at the southward end of the mount.
Due to the Luxor's past city population building on top of and around the Luxor temple, centuries of rubble had accumulated, to the point where there was an artificial hill some 14.5 to 15 metres in height. The Luxor Temple had begun to be excavated by Professor Gaston Maspero after 1884 after he had been given the order to commence operations; the excavations were carried out sporadically until 1960. Over time, accumulated rubbish of the ages had buried three quarters of the temple which contained the courts and colonnades which formed the nucleus of the Arab half of the modern village. Maspero had taken an interest earlier, he had taken over the post of Mariette Pasha to complete the job in 1881. Not only was there rubbish, but there were barracks, houses, pigeon towers, which needed to be removed in order to excavate the site. Maspero received from the Egyptian minister of public works the authorization needed to obtain funds in order to negotiate compensation for the pieces of land covered by the houses and dependencies.
The Luxor Temple was dedicated to the Theban Triad of the cult of the Royal Ka, Amun and Khonsu and was built during the New Kingdom, the focus of the annual Opet Festival, in which a cult statue of Amun was paraded down the Nile from nearby Karnak Temple to stay there for a while, with his consort Mut, in a celebration of fertility – hence its name. However, other studies at the temple by the Epigraphic Survey team present a new interpretation of Luxor and its great annual festival, they have concluded that Luxor is the temple dedicated to the divine Egyptian ruler or, more to the cult of the Royal Ka. Examples of the cult, of the Royal Ka can be seen with the colossal seated figures of the deified Ramesses II before the Pylon and at the entrance to the Colonnade are Ka-statues, cult statues of the king as embodiment of the royal Ka. Six barque shrines, serving as way stations for the barques of the gods during festival processions, were set up on the avenue between the Karnak and Luxor Temple.
The avenue which went in a straight line between the Luxor Temple and the Karnak area was lined with human-headed sphinxes of Nekhtanebo I,21, in ancient times it is probable that these replaced earlier sphinxes which may have had different heads. Along the avenue the stations were set up for ceremonies such as the Feast of Opet which held significance to temple; each station had a purpose, for example the fourth station was the station of Kamare, which cooled the oar of Amun. The Fifth station of Kamare was the station. Lastly the Sixth Station of Kamare was a shrine for Holy of Steps. A small mud-brick shrine was built, in the courtyard of Nectanebo I, in early second century and was dedicated to Serapis and Isis, it was presented to Roman Emperor Hadrian on his birthday; the active Abu Haggag Mosque is located within the temple, standing on the ancient columns themselves. That part of the Luxor Temple was conv
Svein Nyhus is a Norwegian illustrator and writer of children's books. Svein Nyhus was born in Tønsberg as the twin brother of caricaturist Egil Nyhus, he took his education at the Norwegian National Academy of Craft and Art Industry from 1981 to 1985. Svein Nyhus has illustrated his own texts as well as books by Norwegian poet Gro Dahle, his own books include Drømmemaskinen, Pappa!, Verden har ingen hjørner, Lille Lu og Trollmannen Bulibar and Jeg!, Opp og ut and Sånt som er. His books have been translated into several languages. In 2013 Svein Nyhus illustrated What Does the Fox Say?, a children's picture book based on Ylvis's YouTube hit The Fox. The book debuted before Christmas at number one on the New York Times Best Seller list. Media related to Svein Nyhus at Wikimedia Commons Svein Nyhus' blog with summaries in English
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs 2020 is an Indian reality television program scheduled to premiere on Zee TV. It is a children's singing competition, spun off from Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, it will be judged by Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan and Kumar Sanu. It is the 8th season of the franchise. Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs 2020 Auditions will be in the major cities of India like Guwahati, Bhubaneshwar, Lucknow, Kolkata, Indore, Delhi, Mumbai. Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan and Kumar Sanu have been announced as the judges for Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs 2020. Earlier it was reported. Zee TV confirms that Manish Paul will be the host of this frenchise
Frank "Stitch" Kyle was an American football player and coach. He attended preparatory school at Mooney School in Franklin, Tennessee along with Red Smith and Ed Hamilton. Kyle played for the Vanderbilt Commodores of Vanderbilt University from 1902 to 1905, he was the first quarterback to play for Dan McGugin's Commodores, selected for All-Southern teams in 1903 and 1904. He weighed 162 pounds. Kyle served as the head football coach at the University of Mississippi in 1908. During his one-season tenure at Mississippi, Kyle compiled an overall record of three wins and five losses. Kyle lived in Celina and died in 1929. Frank Kyle at Find a Grave