[LMB] OT: Transportation and others

Adam Ek adamek at mac.com
Sun Sep 7 22:18:55 BST 2008

Adam Ek
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adamek at me.com

On Sep 7, 2008, at 2:24 PM, Ed Burkhead <ed at edburkhead.com> wrote:
> In addition, I've read that every segment of the Interstate Highway  
> system
> has to have at least one segment, every so far, that's straight fore a
> certain distance to be used as an emergency airport for our military
> aircraft.

That's an urban legend. Airplanes have used highways for emergency  
landing strips before, but there's no such requirement in the highway  

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