Breaking News
Blog

20 Freescale Staff and One IBM Employee on Vanished Flight

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 2 / 2
krisi
User Rank
Author
Re: Thoughts and Prayers
krisi   3/10/2014 1:44:10 PM
NO RATINGS
Tragic...how can a plane disappear in sky? with some many sattelites etc watching everything that moves around the globe

Phluph
User Rank
Author
Re: Thoughts and Prayers
Phluph   3/10/2014 12:00:20 PM
NO RATINGS
"Why so many folks from 1 company on a single flight" was my first business-related thought as well. Very very bad policy for this very reason. It may be uncomfortable for companies to consider tragities such as this and the bean counters are sure to complain loudly but - never ever should so many travel together.

mhrackin
User Rank
Author
Re: Thoughts and Prayers
mhrackin   3/10/2014 11:36:36 AM
NO RATINGS
Mine too, of course.  HOWEVER.... I guess Freescale didn't have the same policy as its former parent Motorola did, at least back in antediluvian times when I worked there.  No more than two people from the same department were permitted on the same flight.  Of course, that was long before the jumbo jets of today.  By modern standards, the 777 involved in this incidentwas just barely a "jumbo"; the big boys today carry twice as many as this flight did.  Something to think about...

junko.yoshida
User Rank
Author
Re: Thoughts and Prayers
junko.yoshida   3/10/2014 11:32:12 AM
NO RATINGS
The latest Reuters' report says in headline:

Ten countries scour sea for Malaysia jet lost in 'unprecedented mystery'



Sheetal.Pandey
User Rank
Author
Re: Thoughts and Prayers
Sheetal.Pandey   3/10/2014 6:44:20 AM
NO RATINGS
Yes When I also read the news it was so scary. Looks like there is some other angle to this disaster, today's newspaper said.

resistion
User Rank
Author
Re: Thoughts and Prayers
resistion   3/10/2014 2:24:19 AM
NO RATINGS
Very scary and sad. Many condolences.

Nicolas_Yu.Wang
User Rank
Author
Re: Thoughts and Prayers
Nicolas_Yu.Wang   3/9/2014 11:41:41 PM
NO RATINGS
I once visited freescale SuZhou and had a conference call with TianJing office. Bless all hte passengers and families.

_hm
User Rank
Author
Thoughts and Prayers
_hm   3/9/2014 2:22:52 PM
NO RATINGS

My Thoughts And Prayers Are With Them During This Difficult Time. And Are Sorry For This Loss .


 

<<   <   Page 2 / 2
More Blogs
The rumor that Microsoft copied DRI's CP/M operating system and sold it to IBM as MS-DOS is getting a new hearing. Software forensics expert Bob Zeidman will reveal new findings from his examination of previously unavailable source code.
Vendors are making slooooow progress toward interoperable environments for the consumer Internet of Things.
A new investigation of ReRAMs/RRAMs demonstrates that the electric field-driven movement of oxygen ions causes disruptive changes in the structure of oxides on a much larger scale than ever previously imagined.
Smart sensors using the IO-Link protocol will help boost industrial IoT development.
Sensor electronics combined with better and more refined software algorithms will ultimately enable a safe fully-autonomous vehicle within the next ten years.

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed