Faröe Islands

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Faröe Islands:

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, Dan. Færøerne, Faeroese Føroyar, group of volcanic islands (2015 est. pop. 49,000), 540 sq mi (1,399 sq km), Denmark, in the N Atlantic, between Iceland and the Shetland Islands.
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Atlantic Airways has provided domestic helicopter services in the Faroe Islands since 1994 and SAR since it was initiated in 2001.
Unexplained outbreaks of MS were reported in isolated groups of people during World War II, most famously among the inhabitants of the Faroe Islands in the far North Atlantic.
OPENER: Mark Hughes takes his City side to the Faroe Islands
I spoke to him before the game about the line-up for today and we discussed tactics for the threat of the Faroe Islands. We maintained contact throughout the game, and we have a courier delivering messages to him at full-time," Goal.com quoted Moreno as saying.
There were over 130 "smacks" active in their heyday in the Faroe Islands, but today only Johanna and Westward Ho survive.
Their frustrated fans had to wait another two years before they saw their favourites win a World Cup qualifier at home when the Faroe Islands were defeated 2-1.
Set between Iceland and Norway, the Faroe Islands are famed for their unspoilt volcanic scenery and marine wildlife.
NCC AB (STO:NCCB) announced on Thursday that it has registered the order for the second tunnel, the Sandoy Tunnel, on the Faroe Islands contract, for a value of SEK1.2bn during Q4 2018 in the NCC Infrastructure business area.
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss prospects for cooperation with the Eurasian Economic Union and to establish economic cooperation with the Kyrgyz side in connection with the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Eurasian Economic Commission and the Faroe Islands on August 28, 2018.
Parallel match in this group between Faroe Islands and Kosovo also ended with a score of 1-1 draw.
Figures released on November 9 show a total passenger growth of 17% for Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE) in the Faroe Islands. So far, this year a record number of 300,469 passengers have used the facility.