extra section


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extra section

An additional sortie by an airline to take the overflow of a fully booked flight.
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Another thank-you to the editors for the Springfield Extra section. It is very thoughtful and kind for those of us who live in Springfield.
All told, of the 95 films in the festival's official selection, 24 are first works, most in the offbeat Extra section, and 20 are from female helmers.
Spokeswoman Kathy Park said the main reason for the extra section is to create more space in the paper "to accommodate holiday advertising."
Other popular sports are covered in the sports extra section. If it's sport and its happening, it's on the site.
I was reading the March 13 Mailbag in the Springfield Extra section and found Trisha Barnes' letter regarding the SAFE program offered through Springfield School District in conjunction with Willamalane.
But it's very definitely not a "stretched" version: unlike most long-wheelbase limousines - which are made by simply cutting a standard car in half and gluing an extra section in the middle - the Phantom is actually built from scratch as a longer car - 250mm longer in fact.
The tickets for the Millennium Stadium game have been released by the Football Association of Wales which has earmarked an extra section of the ground for home supporters after the return of some of the Polish fans' ticket allocation.
'We've also added an extra section that addresses some of the most frequently misquoted 'facts' surrounding the safety camera scheme.'
People might think we just have to be given an extra section of the ground, next to the one we normally get, but it isn't as easy as that.
Aintree officials this year fitted an extra section of rail on the approach to the 90-degree turn.
Reinhold says the extra section cost about $1,000 to print.
Though Favre Le Bret's successor, Maurice Bessy, instigated one extra section after another to broaden the Official Selection, it was only with Jacob's canny development of Un Certain Regard that the lines started to become blurred over the differences between it and the Fortnight.