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|The Thule (pronounced /ˈtuːliː/) or proto-Inuit were the ancestors of all modern Inuit. They developed in coastal Alaska by AD 1000 and expanded eastwards across Canada, reaching Greenland by the 13th century. In the process, they replaced people of the earlier Dorset culture that had previously inhabited the region. The appellation "Thule" originates from the location of Thul...||07/19/2009||319|
|USAF Base at Thule, Greenland, 695 miles north of the Arctic Circle. Charming Spot||07/24/2005||1,840|
|A Dash-8 taking off at Vancouver International Airport.||05/04/2006||247|
|This is the origin city of Thule in Greenland. 1953 132 inuit hunters were relocated by force by the danish government because it had given the are at the US authorities to build Dundas AFB. They had 4 days to move away to a new place 140 km up north to Qaanaaq, a place with lesser possibilities for hunting and fishing.|
The displaced Thule hunters and their descendants has for ye...
|Air Greenland has 6 Dash-7 planes in their fleet.|
All transportation between cities in Greenland is carried out by either plane, helicopter or ship because there aren't any roads between them.
And because of this it's VERY expensive to travel around Greenland.
|A British Airways Dash-8 Being towed at Manchester Airport, England||01/15/2007||245|
|The de Havilland Canada DHC-7, popularly known as the Dash 7, is a turboprop-powered regional airliner with STOL capabilities. It first flew in 1975 and remained in production until 1988 when the parent company, de Havilland Canada, was purchased by Boeing and was later sold to Bombardier. Bombardier sold the aircraft design (type certificate) to Viking Air in 2006.|
|The construction began 1997 and was opened for traffic 1999 with flights twice a week with a DASH 7 from Kangerlussuaq. Before 1999 you flew from Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat by DASH 7 and from Ilulissat to Upernavik by a Sikorski S-61 helicopter. A trip could sometimes take a whole day because of weather conditions.|
To make the airport the west side of the mountain Livets Top (Top...
|Airport of Tasiilaq (Ammassalik).Planes used are Dash-7 and by heicopter to Tasiilaq.||06/04/2007||941|
|Or Constable Pynt Airport is the airport of Ittoqqortoormiit (Scoresbysund). Planes (Dash-7) lands here and people are flewn to Ittoqqortoormiit by helicopter.||06/04/2007||884|
|It is undoubtedly from the course of the Dordogne that the fortress appears most impressive. Standing on an inaccessible rock piton that it seems to prolong in the same vertical dash, it draws up its high silhouette above the small commune of Beynac-and-Cazenac and defies since centuries its rival planted on left bank of the river: the place of Castelnaud.|
|A twin-propelled aircraft, should be a Bombardier Dash 8Q-400, approaching the Mactan-Cebu International Airport||03/05/2010||321|