Airport (Arthur Hailey). Level: upper-intermediate Genre: thriller Length: longest. Прочитать описание к книге можно на english-e-reader. Chapter one - The Storm
Airport (Arthur Hailey). Chapter one - The Storm. Chapter two - Mel Bakersfeld. Chapter three - Tanya Livingston. Chapter four - Joe Patroni. Chapter five - The Blocked Runway.
Airport is a bestselling novel by British-Canadian writer Arthur Hailey. Published by Doubleday in 1968, the story concerns a large metropolitan airport and its operations during a severe winter storm. The story takes place at Lincoln International, a fictional Chicago airport based very loosely on O'Hare International Airport. The action mainly centers on Mel Bakersfeld, the Airport General Manager.
Author : Arthur Hailey. Genres : Thriller, Adventure. The storyline centers on Bakersfeld's struggles to keep the airport open during the storm
Author : Arthur Hailey. The storyline centers on Bakersfeld's struggles to keep the airport open during the storm. His chief problem is the unexpected closure of primary Runway three zero, caused when a landing airliner turns off past the wrong side of a runway marker light, burying the plane's landing gear in the snow, and blocking the runway. This becomes a major problem as another airplane, Trans America Flight Two, experiences an midair emergency and returns to Lincoln. The runway numbers in the novel differed from those in the later movie, as did.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. A huge snow storm brings suspense and drama to airport and airline personnel responsible for the safe landing of one impaired aircraft.
Airport, Arthur Hailey As a raging blizzard wreaks havoc at Lincoln International Airport outside Chicago, airport and airline personnel try to cope with this unstoppable force of nature that is endangering thousands of lives. And in the air, a lone plane struggles to reach its destination. Over the course of seven pulse-pounding hours, a tense human drama plays out as a brilliant airport manager, an arrogant pilot, a tough maintenance man, and a beautiful stewardess strive to avert disaster.
Airport - Arthur Haley. Airport" is a magnificent creation of the famous American writer, the author of many detectives Arthur Haley. In this novel, Haley narrates about the life of the airport: about the staff, about the different mechanisms of work that exist as a single complex organism, about the services that meet the airport earnings, about the passengers, and all those who are in some way related to the airport. In general, that, in one way or another, is directly or indirectly connected with the airport.
We'll contact you shortly. Airport - Arthur Hailey. Mel, General Manager of Lincoln International airport, Chicago, is a very busy man today. There has been an unprecedented snow fall at the airport. This had lead to a Chaos. Many flights have been delayed leading to hours of delay for the passengers who are getting jittery. The runways are getting blocked with snow which needs to be cleared. One Flight skid away from the runway 30 and is stuck in the mud and snow.
All of the characters in this book arefictitious, and any resemblance toactual persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental. This low-priced Bantam Bookhas been completely reset in a type facedesigned for easy reading, and was printedfrom new plates. NOT ONE WORD HAS BEEN OMITTED. arch 1968 6th printing Juh, 1968 3rd printing.
Arthur Hailey (5 April 1920 – 24 November 2004) was a British-Canadian novelist whose plot-driven storylines were set against the backdrops of various industries.