Boeing Donates 250,000 Medical Masks to Battle Coronavirus in China

Donation will be directed to local health officials in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, and Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province of China.

CHICAGO, Jan. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced a donation of 250,000 medical-grade respiratory masks to address medical supply shortages in China. The masks will be provided to local health officials battling the spread of the coronavirus in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, and Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province.

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NASA TV to Air Landing of Record-Setting Astronaut Christina Koch, Crewmates

 

The Soyuz MS-13 crew spacecraft is seen as it approached the International Space Station for docking on the 50th anniversary of NASA landing humans on the Moon for the first time. The Soyuz will return Expedition 61 crew members NASA astronaut Christina Koch, station Commander Luca Parmitano of ESA (European Space Agency), and Soyuz commander Alexander Skvortsov of Roscosmos to Earth Feb. 6.

Credits: NASA

NASA astronaut Christina Koch, who has spent more time in space on a single mission than any other woman, is scheduled to return to Earth on Thursday, Feb. 6, along with two of her International Space Station crewmates.

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The 52 SUPER SERIES Partners with Scorpion RIBs

The 52 SUPER SERIES Partners with Scorpion RIBs

The 52 SUPER SERIES has agreed an exciting new partnership with globally renowned Scorpion RIBs that will see the UK-based RIB specialists join the world’s leading monohull racing circuit as a Technical Partner for the next two years. The visual centrepiece to the new agreement will be the Scorpion Serket 98, which will become the official media RIB as of the first regatta of the 2020 season.

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USCG: Search suspended for three missing since double towboat collision; Damen award of German naval contract faces challenge

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USCG: Search suspended for three missing since double towboat collision

Coast Guard crews searched over 835 nautical miles for approximately 67 hours, but were unable to find the three mariners missing from towboat RC Creppel following collision with Cooperative Spirit. Full Article

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NASA, Partners Name Ocean Studying Satellite for Noted Earth Scientist

 

The Sentinel-6A satellite, which NASA and several partners have renamed in honor of noted Earth scientist Michael Freilich.
The Sentinel-6A satellite, which NASA and several partners have renamed in honor of noted Earth scientist Michael Freilich.
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NASA and several partners announced Tuesday they have renamed a key ocean observation satellite launching this fall in honor of Earth scientist Michael Freilich, who retired last year as head of NASA’s Earth Science division, a position he held since 2006.

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