04/28/2013

The airport comments on the Ali Kafi incident

The airport spokesman, Bertrand Stämpfli, has made a comment on my blog relative to the arrival of Algerian ex-president Ali Kafi

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04/24/2013

Roads are more dangerous than air, sea or rail transport

The sight of the firemen cutting a car into pieces to extract an injured car driver reminded me that road travel is always potentially dangerous.

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04/17/2013

Geneva airport refuses to admit doctors of Ali Kafi

When an Algerian government jet brought the very seriously ill ex-president to Geneva the airport reception was less tnan acceptable.

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04/11/2013

A Swiss aircraft makes two U-turns in one day.

Twice yesterday one particular Avro RJ-100 of Swiss had to turn around to come back to Geneva 30 minutes after taking off.

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04/10/2013

Thatcher(ism) and Switzerland

The innovations of Margaret Thatcher show some aspects relative to transport, of people and objects, particularly relevant to Switzerland.

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04/05/2013

Thefts from TPG ticket distribution machines

I often wondered what was the error code 07 which prevents anyone from buying a bus/train ticket. Now I know that it can be theft.

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