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Dhola-Sadiya: Bridge of New Hope Brings North East Closer

Road connectivity in the North-East will see a major transformation when Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the country’s longest river bridge –the Dhola- Sadiya Bridge in Assam today, May 26, 2017. This new, three lane, 9.15 kilometre bridge has been built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, linking Dhola in Assam to Sadiya in Arunachal Pradesh, covering the ...

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PM to Open India’s Longest Road Tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate formally and dedicate to the nation, India’s longest road tunnel – the 9 kilometre long “Chenani – Nashri Tunnel” – on Sunday, April 2nd, 2017. The tunnel on NH-44 which connects Jammu with Srinagar, will reduce travel time between the two cities by upto two hours. It achieves a distance-reduction of 31 kilometres, bypassing snow-bound ...

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NASA’s New Technology Saves Commercial Airlines Fuel and Time

A new application developed by NASA will help commercial airlines to save on their fuel and time. The Traffic Aware Planner (TAP) application will make "traffic aware strategic aircrew requests" (TASAR). During the next three years, Virgin America and Alaska Airlines will use the Traffic Aware Planner (TAP) application, to make "traffic aware strategic aircrew requests" (TASAR). "TAP connects directly ...

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