Embry Riddle TornadoEmbry Riddle Daytona Beach Hit By Tornado
A violent Tornado hit Daytona Beach on December 25, causing extensive damage to Embry Riddle's Daytona Beach Aeronautical University (ERAU) Campus. Up to 60 aicraft from ERAU's fleet have been destroyed or damaged.
The damage could add up to 60 Million US-dollars. 'Efforts are underway to find replacement airplanes for those that were damaged or destroyed, and structural engineers are looking at the various campus buildings to establish which can quickly be repaired and which will be off limits for the present,' reports ERAU at it's website. The university administration is committed to being operational again for the beginning of classes in January.