The Puerto Rico Police Department (Policía de Puerto Rico) is the territorial police force for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, which has jurisdiction anywhere in the territory. It traces back to 1837, and was created to protect the lives and property of Puerto Ricans, and provides police services to the entire island, even though many municipalities maintain their own police force.
Once upon a time, on a stormy night on June 6, 2000, the 250-metre long bulk carrier "MV River Princess" was yanked out from panjim port's outer anchorage, got drifted away and finally grounded at the picturesque Sinquerim-Candolim beach. It was a coincidence that exactly six years after the oil-carrying "MV Sea Transporter" was grounded off the Sinquerim beach, the "River Princess" had drifted...
Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (IATA: SJU, ICAO: TJSJ, FAA LID: SJU) is a public airport located in Carolina, Puerto Rico 3 miles (5 km) southeast of San Juan, Puerto Rico. The airport is owned and managed by the Puerto Rico Ports Authority.
It is the island's main international gateway, and its main connection to the mainland United States. Domestic flights fly between C...
The observatory's radio telescope is the largest single telescope in the world, also known from the US-movie "Contact". In contrast to most other this telescopes is not tiltable and swivelling.
Diameter: 305 m (1000 ft)
Focus lenght: 132.5 m (434 ft)
This bridge constitutes the first and only Privatization Project of its kind in Puerto Rico and in the United States. GOA recognizes the trustful professional relationship developed with Autopistas de Puerto Rico (Developer Consortium) and DYCREX Construction & Co. (General Contractor) during the fast track execution of the project.