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AN EF 4 TORNADO STRIKES LAMBERT AIRPORT IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURI. DAMAGE, BUT--- A MIRACLE: NO DEATHS FRIDAY, APRIL 22. Walter Hays, Global Alliance for Disaster Reduction, University of North Carolina, USA.

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An ef 4 tornado strikes lambert airport in north st louis county missouri

AN EF 4 TORNADO STRIKES LAMBERT AIRPORT IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURI

DAMAGE, BUT---

A MIRACLE: NO DEATHS

FRIDAY, APRIL 22

Walter Hays, Global Alliance for Disaster Reduction, University of North Carolina, USA


PRIORITIES OF AN AIRPORT: LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURI1) OVERALL SAFETY2) BUSINESS CONTINUITY3) EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE TO THE COMMUNITY


Friday evening's storm at Lambert International Airport LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURIripped away a large section of the main terminal's roof and blew out windows, forcing the airport to close and divert incoming flights to other cities.



Glass from blown out windows
GLASS FROM BLOWN OUT WINDOWS LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURI


Interior damage
INTERIOR DAMAGE LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURI




Working in a crisis mode, 1,000 workers were able to accomplish enough repairs for the airport to resume partial operations safely by Saturday night


Governor jay nixon at airport saturday april 23
GOVERNOR JAY NIXON AT AIRPORT: accomplish enough repairs for the airport to SATURDAY, APRIL 23


Nearly simultaneously tornadoes were causing major damage in north st louis county

NEARLY SIMULTANEOUSLY, TORNADOES WERE CAUSING MAJOR DAMAGE IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY

APRIL 22, 2011


The national weather service issued a warning 34 minutes before the tornado hit

ADVANCE WARNING SAVED LIVES IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY

The National Weather service issued a warning 34 minutes before the tornado hit.


ADVANCE WARNING SAVED LIVES IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY

Tornado sirens blared and Local TV stations turned away from network programming to focus on the pending disaster.


Many families waited out the storm in their basements

ADVANCE WARNING SAVED LIVES IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY

Many families waited out the storm in their basements.


Damage bridgeton mo
DAMAGE: BRIDGETON, MO IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY


Damage bridgeton mo1
DAMAGE: BRIDGETON, MO IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY


Damage bridgeton mo2
DAMAGE: BRIDGETON, MO IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY


Roof damage bridgeton mo
ROOF DAMAGE: BRIDGETON, MO IN NORTH ST LOUIS COUNTY


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