[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2022] Breakthrough innovations in 13 years of development of Waymo LLC, the pioneer in building robotaxi services in the world (2009)
(worldkings.org) Waymo LLC, formerly known as the Google self-driving car project, is an American autonomous driving technology company headquartered in Mountain View, California. It is a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc, the parent company of Google.
[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2022] 83 year anniversary of the establishment of Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG ( December 8, 1939 – December 8, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) Mikoyan aircraft were frequently used in aerial confrontations with American and allied forces during and since the Cold War, and have become commonly featured aircraft in popular culture. Mikoyan aircraft are the most produced jet fighter family.
[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2022] 28th year anniversary of the establishment of International Civil Aviation Day ( December 7, 1994 – December 7, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) The purpose of International Civil Aviation Day is to help generate and reinforce worldwide awareness of the importance of international civil aviation to the social and economic development of States, and of the unique role of ICAO in helping States to cooperate and realize a truly global rapid transit network at the service of all mankind.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2022] Highlights on the 35-year development journey of retail group TJX Companies, Inc. (1987)
(worldkings.org) TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the U.S. and worldwide, with four global home offices, seven brands, nearly 4,700 stores in nine countries, and five distinctive branded e-commerce sites.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2022] Key innovations that make up the 117-year history of Nucor Corporation, the largest steel producer in the United States (1905)
(worldkings.org) Nucor Corporation is an American producer of steel and related products based in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is the largest steel producer in the United States, the largest "mini-mill" steelmaker (i.e. it uses electric arc furnaces to melt scrap steel as opposed to blast furnaces to melt iron), and the biggest recycler of scrap in North America.
[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2022] 103th year anniversary of the establishment of Avianca S.A.( December 5, 1919 – December 5, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) It became an official member of Star Alliance on 21 June 2012, after a process that lasted approximately 18 months from the initial announcement of its invitation to join the alliance.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2022] The steps that make up the 33-year journey of dedication to the pharmaceutical industry by Vertex Pharmaceuticals (1989)
(worldkings.org) Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. has been at the forefront of the biotech revolution since its founding in 1989. It has developed a number of drugs since, but the latest effort, telaprevir – which can be used to treat hepatitis C – was approved today by the Food and Drug Administration after more than a decade of research. The drug will be sold an marketed under the brand name Incivek.
[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2022] 8th year anniversary of the establishment of Hangar 13 ( December 4, 2014 – December 4, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) 2K Czech, the developer of previous entries in the Mafia series, had a supporting role in the game's development. Mafia III was released on October 7, 2016, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. In 2017, 2K Czech was merged into Hangar 13.
[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2022] 51st year anniversary of the establishment of China Steel Corporation ( December 3, 1971 – December 3, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) CSC was started as a non-governmental company. It once transformed into a state-owned company on July 1, 1977 and subsequently re-privatized on April 12, 1995.
[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2022] 65th year anniversary of the establishment of O’Reilly Auto Parts ( December 2, 1957 – December 2, 2022)
(Worldkings.org) They opened for business on December 2, 1957 with one store and 13 employees at 403 Sherman in Springfield. Their sales totaled $700,000 in 1958, their first full year of business.