To remember a tragedy of magnitude beyond the capacity of any words or even any human understanding.
Eternal honour to those millions whose lives were cut short, to the maimed, the haunted, may they rest in peace.
Lest we forget.
: that 1 minuits silence at an airport takes 45
: mins to arrange and 2 hours to recover
: from!AT LEAST! you have to get the last a/c
: airborne 30 seconds before and the first
: start and landing within 10 seconds after
: the silence!
: ATC is the conductor but EVERY pilot and
: worker has to get it right for it to work,
: thousands of staff!
: --Previous Message--
: I have been in England on three occasions
: the pomp and circumstance is extremely
: moving not to mention to energy put into
: displays. Once I was in Heathrow and the
: whole airport came to a halt at the 11th
: hour of the 11th day for 1 minute of
: And I learned about the heartfelt traditions
: while serving in a Canadian ship where we
: tossed a wreath of poppies into the sea.
: So now I wear my enamel poppy purchased from
: the Royal legion in the run up to Veteran's
: Day here in the US.
: Lest we forget