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California Adventure: The Turning Point

This is a long overdue post about our wonderful long weekend in San Diego – the Southern-most stop on our trip. As a native Oregonian, I am NOT a hot-weather, beach-vacation type of person. 1,068 more words


Second Chinese aircraft carrier to be completed in 6 years

China is capable of completing construction on its first Type 001A aircraft carrier within just six years according to Kanwa Defense Review. To celebrate the Liaoning’s second year of service with the People’s Liberation Army Navy, the Sina Military Network based in Beijing displayed photos of the ship. 171 more words

Military Aviation

Shanghai shipyard 'to build second Chinese designed aircraft carrier'

South China Morning Post

Work on China’s second locally designed and built aircraft carrier will soon get under way at Jiangnan Shipyard, overseas reports says… 407 more words

Fleet Fest - USS Roosevelt and USS Truman - Aircraft Carriers

I had the treat of going on board the USS Roosevelt for a tour yesterday. It was Fleet Fest Day and the US Navy invited the public to come and see the ships. 83 more words


The Real Bus

The Boeing C-17 Globemaster III has been in the spotlight lately for its role in Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD as a mobile airborne command post (“The Bus”) that would put Air Force One to shame in both function and comfort. 593 more words


Soaking up the last drop...

Our weather forecast shows showers starting tomorrow afternoon followed by more rain and cooler temperatures for the next week, so after I got home from the Log House Museum I took today’s crossword and KenKen out to the deck to work on. 48 more words