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Due to significant storms that caused damage to the roadway leading up to the Historic Monument, Hearst Castle is temporarily closed. California State Parks is dedicated to making sure that all measures are taken to insure visitor safety. We have activated an emergency contract process to expedite the necessary road repairs. The work is expected to take 6 to 9 months. Once completed, Hearst Castle will welcome back visitors.
The Lion Air captain had left his rookie copilot to make the landing until he realized he was in trouble. Pages from the Quran fluttered in the air before landing gently on the rubble. Pan Am was granted landing rights at Camp Colombia, an army base near Havana.
Although difficult to achieve, good site selection including soil composition and drainage, is most important as boggy strips prevent more landings than any other factor. Due to the slightly differing operating and licensing conditions applicable to each division of the RFDS, there are slightly different minimum airstrip requirements. The general requirements are based on national Guidelines for Aeroplane Landing Areas. You are strongly encouraged to contact your respective RFDS office directly to discuss your airstrip with their aviation staff.