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First flights of baby formula expected “within days,” official says

Sandhills Express 20 May 2022
... the final touches on plans to fly in supply from Europe, according to a senior White House official ... The departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services are seeking a commercial jetliner to fly in the supply and flights would begin within days, according to the official.
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White House announces first government flights to deliver baby formula from Europe to US

The Hill 20 May 2022
The flights are part of “Operation Fly Formula,” an initiative launched this week as one of several steps the White House is taking to increase formula supply ... On the same day, the president launched “Operation Fly Formula” to allow Defense Department commercial aircraft to pick up baby formula from overseas that meets U.S.
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US baby milk shortage triggers emergency powers

The Times/The Sunday Times 20 May 2022
He also announced an airlift from overseas, dubbed Operation Fly Formula, saying that the military would use commercial aircraft to import supplies while domestic ...
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Senate OKs overhaul of baby formula rules in aid program

The Facts 20 May 2022
The House passed the bill the day before, so it now goes to President Joe Biden to be signed into law ... Also Thursday, the administration said the Defense Department is working to book commercial aircraft to fly about 246 pallets of Nestlé formula from Zurich, Switzerland, to Plainfield, Indiana ... Copyright 2022 The Associated Press ... ....
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Biden Administration Approves First Operation Fly Formula Mission

The White House 19 May 2022
Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s request for Operation Fly Formula to transport Nestlé S.A ... Under Operation Fly Formula, USDA and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) are authorized to use DOD-contracted commercial aircraft to pick up overseas infant formula that meets U.S.
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Biden takes action on baby formula shortage | First Thing

The Guardian 19 May 2022
US president authorized defense department to use commercial aircraft to fly formula supplies from overseas Good morning ... Biden also authorized the defense department to use commercial aircraft to ...
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Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Akasa Air's Launch May Be Postponed Further: Report | Mint

Live Mint 19 May 2022
On the other hand, the airline said it was expecting to get the first aircraft by mid-June and intends to commence commercial operations in July ... Dube also said that the airline intends to start commercial operations in July 2022 and is on course for later aircraft inductions to fly 18 aircraft by the end of March 2023.
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Biden invokes Defense Production Act to tackle baby formula shortage

The Guardian 19 May 2022
Biden is also authorizing the defense department to use commercial aircraft to fly formula supplies that meet federal standards from overseas to the US, in what ...
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Watch Boeing launch its Starliner spaceship for NASA on a do-over flight to the International ...

Business Insider 19 May 2022
NASA is funding the Starliner spaceship's development so it can fly astronauts someday ... Boeing has so far failed to prove that its spaceship can fly NASA astronauts, but the aerospace giant is about to try again ... The Space Shuttle Program had ended, and NASA was turning to Russian Soyuz rockets to fly its astronauts to and from the ISS.
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Biden invokes law for formula shortage

Taipei Times 19 May 2022
The act requires suppliers of formula makers to prioritize their orders and for the use of commercial planes to fly in formula supplies from abroad ... Biden has also authorized the US Department of Defense to use commercial aircraft to fly formula supplies that meet federal ...
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US parents warned against homemade baby formula

RTE 19 May 2022
'Operation Fly Formula'. In an effort dubbed "Operation Fly Formula" the US government is due to fly in baby formula on commercial planes contracted by the military in an airlift aimed at easing the major shortage, the White House said yesterday ... effort "Operation Fly Formula.".
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Samson Abeiku Sankofi: Discovering Ghana’s airspace, the new passion

Joy Online 19 May 2022
Today, flying is both the fastest and easiest mode of transport between countries ... He taught me how pilots use Instrument Flying Rules (IFR) in flying planes ... They shared their experiences flying commercial, chartered helicopters, and operating challenges to adventurous patrons throwing up on their uniforms when they are in the air.
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US to fly in baby formula on military contracted planes

Manila Standard 19 May 2022
The US government will fly in baby formula on commercial planes contracted by the military in an airlift aimed at easing the major shortage plaguing the country, the White House said on Wednesday ... The Department of Defense “will use its contracts with commercial air cargo ...
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US to fly in baby formula on military-contracted planes

The Jakarta Post 19 May 2022
The United States government will fly in baby formula on commercial planes contracted by the military in an airlift aimed at easing the major shortage plaguing the country, the ...
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Biden invokes Defense Production Act for formula shortage

Napa Valley Register 19 May 2022
Biden is also authorizing the Defense Department to use commercial aircraft to fly formula supplies that meet federal standards from overseas to the U.S., in what the White House is calling “Operation Fly Formula.” ... .

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