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The Lovely Lighthouse Trail of Quebec's Gaspé Peninsula
Today there are still some 750 structures across Canada that function or have functioned as lighthouses, 59 of them in the province of Quebec. But it's in the Gaspé Peninsula, several hours north of Quebec City along the south bank of the Saint Lawrence River, that fans of these structures can experience what many consider the continents loveliest mix of scenery with a string of several dozen historic lighthouses - some converted to museums and lodgings, others simply... keep reading
Airliner Performance, Eco Impacts and - Paint Jobs??
Believe it or not, there’s a direct correlation between the type and number of coats of paint covering an aircraft and both its weight and aerodynamics — and therefore, of course, its fuel consumption. This, in turn, has an impact on the amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere. Especially with a new system of paint application which allows savings of some 30 percent in materials — not to mention time, as it requires only a single coat. The technique involves applying the livery colours in one single coat via a basecoat which is highly... keep reading
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