Today April 26 is the 25th anniversary of China Airlines (Taiwanair) Flight 140 On 26 April 1994, the Airbus A300B4-622R was completing a routine flight and approach, when, just seconds before landing at Nagoya Airport, it slammed into the ground, killing 264 of the 271 people on board. To date, the accident remains the deadliest accident in the history of China Airlines.
Monday will be the anniversary of Korean Air Cargo Flight 6316 (also known as KAL6316 and KE6316) a scheduled Korean Air Cargo freight flight from Shanghai to Seoul. On April 15, 1999, the McDonnell Douglas MD-11F operating the route, registered as HL7373, crashed in Xinzhuang, Shanghai shortly after taking off from Hongqiao Airport, killing all 3 crew on board, along with 5 on the ground.
It's finally the long weekend! A time to relax, catch up on work, spend time with friends/family and even catch up on sleep! How are you celebrating the long weekend? Some people are celebrating easter while others are catching up on what needs to be done. Let's take this time to relax and start next week refreshed and ready to work!
-Liette & Elise
Are you going to spring fling? For grade 12's this is a celebration of the coming end of school and for grade 11's it's the first school dance! It's coming up next Tuesday, April 9th! It's Hawaiian themed so be prepared with a lei and maybe a hibiscus! Hope to see you there!
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