Pre 9-11 Airline Departure Formalities

An unending saga of trust: the crew transport was usually at your residence two hours and thirty minutes before the scheduled departure time of the flight. You were supposed to be ready when it came, since the driver on getting no response, could then pick up the standby. The pick-up used to be arranged in…

Disaster over Yugoslavia 1976

          MID-AIR COLLISION  “The town of Split lies on the coast of Yugoslavia almost exactly between Italy to the north and Albania to the south. Since earliest times travellers have been attracted to its sunny shores and the warm Adriatic Sea. In the third century AD the Roman Emperor Diocles built…