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Sandusky Register (Newspaper) - May 31, 1986, Sandusky, Ohio Sandusky copyright 1986, Sandusky newspapers inc. Sandusky Ohio atom sin 1822 saturday May 31,1986registervol. 163, no 60 25 cents j French rocket scuttled in launch payload lost Kourou French Guiana up a Europe a ariane rocket was blown up by Mission control nine minutes after Blastoff Friday night when its third stage failed to fire sending the rocket and a $55 million satellite payload tumbling into the Atlantic. A the whole Mission has been lost a said Frederic do tallest chairman of Arian space the French led International consortium that markets builds and launches the ariane the top competitor to the . Space shuttle. Do tallest said the first two stages of the 148-foot, unmanned rocket separated correctly and on time but the engine in the third stage failed to ignite forcing officials to order the detonation 9 minutes and 8 seconds into the flight. The rocket was 50 Miles High at the time and the third stage and the 4,400-Pound Intelsat 5 International satellite fell together into the Atlantic. Bus crash kills 18 Bridgeport Calif. Up a skid Marks on a twisting Mountain Road and eyewitnesses indicate a charter bus carrying senior citizens May have been going too fast when it hurtled into an icy Whitewater River killing 18. The bus returning from a gambling Outing in Reno nev., to Southern California skidded out of control on a curve Friday and plunged 30 feet Down an embankment into the Runoff swollen Walker River Northeast of Yosemite National Park. Eight bodies were recovered from the battered starline Tours bus ten bodies were pulled from the surging River a three of them 15 Miles downstream a and 24 people were injured including the Driver officials said. A it looked like a Battlefield a said Irv Pigovat Redding Calif., a witness. A the bodies were entangled. There was a lot of blood and a lot of people in a it was a horror a said Judy Sobel of Van Guys Calif., whose motorcycle touring group had a space Agency spokesman said the decision to blow up the rocket was made not because it threatened populated areas but because it was disappearing Over the horizon beyond reach of the radio detonation signal. The 18th launching of the ariane had been delayed 53 minutes when a red warning Light flashed in the control Center. Officials said a hat problem appeared to be with the communications link Between ground stations and the satellite aboard the rocket. Intelsat Short for International communications satellite organization uses satellites to link 110 countries with Telephone television and other communications services. The company is responsible for virtually All International television service and handles two thirds the worlds Telephone traffic. The satellite was to be operational by August. It was to orbit 22,370 Miles above the Earth. Two ariane rockets have been launched successfully this year sending four satellites into orbit. Last fall however an ariane rocket had to be detonated when it flew out of control. An eerie silence fell Over Mission control when news of the rockets failure was revealed. A there will be an inquiry Board for this investigation a do tallest told reporters. A we Are confident that we can find the problem. It is part of this risky business a Ever before the Jan 28 challenger space shuttle disaster Arian space secured 50 percent of the global satellite delivery business. After the shuttle disaster ariane said it would make room for eight More satellite deliveries by the end of 1988 for customers unable to use the shuttle program. Earlier in the Day do tallest told reporters that All eight openings had been filled meaning More than $350 million in new business for Arian space. Let ast fall an ariane rocket had to be blasted out of the sky during the same Point in the flight. That flight meant the loss of two satellites Worth $100 million and came As French president Francois Mitterrand watched from the Jungle space Center of 18 ariane space launching since 1981, four now have failed at 9 53 . Friday the rocket spit flame As it broke Gravity and blew hot wind that Bent Back leaves of Palm Trees near a launch path Cut out of the Amazon Jungle of Northeast South America according to Mission specialists the first stage separated two minutes and 21 seconds into the flight and the second stage broke away four minutes and 31 seconds into the flight at four minutes and 35 seconds into the flight the third stage failed to ignite in the news go karts race downtown today go karts from Ohio Indiana Michigan and Canada will zoom through downtown Sandusky streets today when a karts on the Bay Quot gets under Way at 10 a m Drivers will practice on the one half mile course until 1 . When actual racing begins. The event is tree and open to the Public. The following Block is closed to traffic All Day Columbus Avenue water Street Jackson Anil Market streets Colum bus from Market to Washington Street is also closed Glidden plans Huron expansion Huron a Glidden of tags and resins division plans to add a new building at its Sprowl Road Complex within the next year to make thermosetting powder coatings for manufacturing. The new Plant is expected to add 20 jobs to an current payroll of 165, said Robert w. Me fee general Plant manager. The building slated for completion in May 19h7, will also include space for future expansion company officials said Friday. Gli Riden s Huron facility now makes liquid coatings and resins. Glidden manufactures five types of powder coating under the Trade name pui Valure. Powder i it atm is used in manufacturing instead of paint for appliance parts Van and truck bodies under the Hood automotive arts truck wheels fire extinguishers outdoor Light fixtures and other Metal products. The item to be coated with powder is first electrically grounded then sprayed with powder coating particles that have been Given an electric charge the particle cling evenly to the object and fuse into a hard Chip resistant coating when the object is Bak Ltd in an oven unlike paint which includes a solvent powder coatings Are less harmful to the environment than Oil based paints company officials said since unused is wider can lie recovered and re used and the user Doe not pay for sol a please turn to a 2 1_ United press International the Quot Gambler s special Quot Lay mangled in a River bed Friday afternoon. Been passed by the bus a Short time before. A it was officer Mike Slappey of the California Highway patrol said there was evidence the bus was travelling too fast for twisting two Lane Highway 395 about 20 Miles Southwest of the Nevada Border. A so far we feel Speed was the cause a he said. A there were skid Marks All Over the the bus left a 210-foot-Long skid Mark on the curve and another 215-foot skid Mark after it bounced off a Chain link Fence before hurtling Down the embankment he said. A the bus was going too fast a said Sobel whose motorcycle group was on a tour ride to Nevada from Southern califor Nia. She said the bus had passed the group at a Speed of 55 to 60 Miles an hour a Short time before. The scene aboard the wrecked bus was one of terror and chaos for the group from the Santa Monica Christian towers senior citizen residence in Santa Monica Calif., Enro Ute Home from an annual trip to casinos in friends gather in Shock inside Santa Monica Calif. Up friends and relatives of elderly people on a tour bus that skidded off a Mountain Highway into a River Friday waited at the senior citizens Home they shared for word of victims and survivors. A a it a just devastating a said Ann Abreu 69, tears Welling in her eyes. A you hear of people getting heart attacks and stuff like that around Here but this is unreal. Its so very sad. We All love everyone Many residents of the Santa Monica Christian towers which sponsored the four Day bus tour to Reno nev., gathered in the residence lobby trying to Comfort each other. Some stood before a tiny Black and White television set watching the evening news. When names of the injured were flashed on the screen they crowded closer gasping or crying As they recognized their friends. One Man whose brother was on the bus tried to talk about his fears but stopped. A i can to i can to he said walking silently to his room. A a it a very sad because we re like one big Happy family a Ida Quaif manager of the facility said. A a it a very very sad. Its a horrible tragedy. A at least 26 of those on the bus were from the building and the rest were friends from the surrounding area. We done to have any information on who survived and who was killed. We re just waiting to the starline Tours bus skidded off a twisting narrow Canyon Highway into the surging Walker River in Central California killing at least 18 people and injuring 24 one woman at the Home which houses nearly 200 residents decided against going on the trip at the last minute because of an illness. Dorothy Dandurand a husband went ahead without her and she Shook with Relief Friday evening when a Hospital official telephoned to say he was alive and in Good condition Marie Hovav 79, who was playing Bingo with friends in Venice when she heard the tragic news said she was invited on the trip but refused to go because of the route a i wont go on Highway 395,�?� she said �?o1 can to handle it. Its More than i can take a a she said her sister in Law was killed in a car Accident on the Highway 15 years ago and her granddaughter died in another Acci Dent on the same Road three years later a i was supposed to be on the bus myself a Quaif said a but i had a Little problem and go. If i had i would have been in the front the vehicle s front end was submerged in the roaring River Quaif said the tour group left Santa Monica tuesday morning stayed at the Mem grand hotel in Reno and was to arrive Home Friday night. Quot everything was Fine a she said Quot until the Accident Index area state. A 2 Brief a a a 19 classified ads. A 11 16 comics. A 19 crossword a-19 dear Abby a Jeane Dixon. A-19 local a3 obituaries a 8 religion. A-4-5 9 11, 18 television. A-17, 19 today s almanac. A 8 weather. A 8 you amp yours a a a-6 lottery daily 069 Lif Iii \ m e a b Phi Pich 4 0g23coming sunday Mike Gantt Deate his sculptures from Sandstone blocks Clyde High graduates 174 under sunny Friday skies by Jim Nieman Bellevue Clyde Bureau Clyde Clyde High school principal Ron Ray read the names. A Marilyn Renee bakery a yeah yeah yeah a screamed the crowd a sounded an air Horn. A Kirk t mostly Guys in the crowd clapped and yelled a screamed one Quot Mark Richard a Way to go Mark a screamed a Lone Man. It seemed the once in a lifetime ritual was Over before it began. As Gyde Green Springs superintendent Stan mounts said Friday evening the 174 graduating seniors at Clyde High school had reached a a successful conclusion to 12 or 13 years of work. But it was an ending As Well As a beginning. Mounts said a a a the years were to prepare you to begin a new life. As an adult in an adult world a that you Are Here shows you Are ready take what you have Learned and use it a mounts said a May the future be yours. Best of Luck and congratulations to the class of 1986 after mounts remarks David Dagg the salutatorian spoke to the crowd on education and the Way it has affected his life he said he often Learned As much out of class As in 1 encourage you to struggle a Little but to Hurt some and become a better person for it. A do Gosai Duick pm in her valedictory address Connie Bouyack compared life to a track meet saying that her Peers had completed one race and were about to begin another. A was we Start this next race let us be Good sports and play fair and make thin game of life successful a she said in closing there was special recognition Given to the District s two Exchange students Jens Madsen of Denmark and Peter Zylstra of the Netherlands Zylstra was not present he returned to the Netherlands earlier this week after his brother was killed in an automobile Accident in presenting the graduation candidates to school Board president Sandy Schaerer Ray said the Best Way to describe the class was a cooperative a adding that Many sensor had showed leadership abilities Clyde High Annetta Teo is Eppu in a or tvs. To mar Louro Lynn Mota right wet flip wad by april a by a cd mar und

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