Month: March 2014
Brian Williams Raps Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch
This data visualization was created from real flight data. It shows the air traffic which flies on a typical summer day and highlights the intensity of the operation in Europe – an operation which runs 24x7x365.
NATS and the UK are at the heart of the operation. With Heathrow as the busiest international airport in Europe, and Gatwick as the busiest single runway airport in the world, we play a key role in ensuring air traffic under our control in European airspace is as safe and efficient as it can be.
Find out more at nats.aero and nats.aero/blog
Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Medal Bonus Payout
National Olympic Committees or sports ministries often pay monetary bonuses to medal-winning athletes. At the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, the top 10 medal-winning countries paid out a total of $12,939,600. Here is a breakdown from the top-10 medal-winning countries at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
Brian Williams Raps “Rappers Delight”
Jimmy Fallon’s “Tonight Show” team put Brian Williams and a couple of his pals (Lester Holt and Kathie Lee) into “Rapper’s Delight,” the 1979 classic by the Sugar Hill Gang. Watch Brian rap – extremely well, I might add – below.