Weekly News in Picture: 21 August 2011

By | December 5, 2015

The week (15 August 2011 to 21 August 2011) is flooded with hot news from all corners of the world.

The 10th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS 2011, which is shortly known as MAKS-2011, is currently held in the small Science town of Zhukovskiy from 16th to 21st August, 2011. The air show is dedicated for lovers of aviation. The most fascinating and entertaining air show in the world is the best place for pilots and international aerobatic teams to show their skilled performance. At the international aviation hi-tech show, products of the aerospace and defense industries are also presented.

A team of planes performs at MAKS-2011

Christopher Ian Petrie, 23, of Tewantin, covered all national headlines thanks this inique motorized called Esky when he drove it down a Hastings St footpath

The newly Duchess of Cambridge, Catherine, visits the Summerfield Community Centre – heart of the riots last week with her husband William

The driver of this £70,000 Lexus GS, who wants to get out of the traffic jam in Houston, Texas, performs a U-turn into a lane of freshly laid cement

The third dust storm strikes over Phoenix metropolitan area. The huge massive wall of rust-colored glow dust hit Phoenix area about 6pm

Farmers work at the Mae Salong Flower Hills Resort in the Mae Salongnok District, Chiang Rai Province, in Thailand

Peter Crouch came to the hairdressing salon of 89-year-old Aaron Biber after the old hairdresser restores his shop after the riot

32-year-old Susanne Eman with two sons Brendin and Gabriel are doing their weekly shopping at a local supermarket in Casa Grande, Arizona. The woman is trying her best to become the fattest woman ever

Princess Catherine Wedding Doll and Prince William Doll, which are dressed exactly like in their real wedding, are available for purchased at www.arklu.com and all major toy retailers

The Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla, plays with children on their official visits to riot-areas including this Tottenham Green Leisure Centre in London

Amphibious cars motors, which features World War 2-era military transporters, jeeps and vintage-style cars, swim across the Lake Neuchatel near Saint-Blaise

Google team makes their way along the Amazon on the Negro River with a 360-degree camera system. The results will be database for Google Street View images

Some 152 people gathered and had a shower together in Bournemouth beach as a part of Lynx campaign to encourage more sociable showering in the UK


Dust Storm Phoenix Again!! August 18, 2011


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Mary Rose is currently a lecturer on society. In her free time, Mary is fond of joining social activities. Her goal is to provide up-to-date news and articles on society and culture.