De Villiers, Michael P.; Van Heerden, Johan(Wiley, 2007-12)
Estimates have been made that, annually,
up to about two billion tons of dust are carried
up into the atmosphere, mainly by dust
storms. One dust storm can lift and deposit
more than 200 tons of dust (Griffin et ...
De Villiers, Michael, P.; Van Heerden, Johan(Wiley, 2007-08)
Fog that reduces visibility to the point
where aircraft have to divert to another airport
is not uncommon at Abu Dhabi
International Airport (ADIA) in the United
Arab Emirates (UAE). Over the
period 1982 to 2003, ...