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  • For anyone who's ever been stuck at Chicago O'Hare or Houston Intercontinental Airport during inclement weather, the new airline will be able to re-route east-west traffic across the other hub if one is paralyzed by snow, ice, hurricanes, or thunderstorms – assuming there are open seats on flights transiting through the alternate hub.

    How the Continental-United merger will affect business travelers

  • In reality, plenty of people use it and would use it even more if service was more plentiful, connected north-south as well as east-west routes, etc.

    Matthew Yglesias » Transit in St. Louis

  • Thanks to ample Colorado sunshine and the relative narrowness of the facility's wings—each just 60 feet wide and positioned on an east-west axis—so much sunlight floods into the building that overhead lights are rarely needed.

    Lessons Learned

  • The money will also re-align the three tennis courts from east-west to face north-south to reduce sunlight glare issues.

    2009 July | Zeeshan Hamid

  • Interestingly, Schulze Vineyards has a few east-west running rows that saw little to no damage at all from the hail.

    Niagara Escarpment Wines

  • Those that remain are faced with one cast-iron legacy of the east-west split.

    Quiet epitaph to industry: a typical East German town

  • Remember that rock ledge right at the top on the north side, where the road curved from east-west to north-south and then back to east-west as it descended to Avon Old Farms restaurant?

    More salvos in the fake war on Christmas! « Dating Jesus

  • Along Tripoli Road, the main east-west thoroughfare leading to the downtown square that has been the focus of intense, two-week fighting, the asphalt was chewed by tank treads.

    Rebels Struggle to Regroup Against Confident Regime

  • But the contemporary interest in east-west conflict and how empires collapse has brought new readers to major reassessments of Byzantium's historical significance and helped to extend the study of the "barbarian" forces that sought to bring down empires.

    The Glories of Byzantium

  • La Carreta on Avenida Juarez (main drag running east-west through el centro) - very humble, authentic streetfront cafe with huge wood-fired ovens where large skewers of chickens roast.

    Guanajuato restaurants


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