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Aircraft of the Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum Carrier Experience Exhibit

Hall 3 at the Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum in Somerset is dedicated to displaying the look, feel and sound of an aircraft carrier at sea. 388 more words

Military

Iran Mocks US With Fake Carrier Attack

In a recent display of military might, Iran just carried out a staged mock attack on a U.S. aircraft carrier, in a stark warning to President Obama not mess with the Islamist-led Middle-Eastern country. 297 more words

Ship Models

Iran blasts mock U.S. carrier in war games

Iran blasted its mock-up of a U.S. aircraft carrier during naval drills on Wednesday, swarming the target with 100 speedboats armed with rockets, shoulder-launched missiles and mortars as well as striking it with cruise missiles, according to reports from Iran’s semi-official Fars News Agency. 294 more words

World News

Watch: Iran attacks mock U.S. aircraft carrier in drills

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard launched large-scale naval and air defense drills in the Persian Gulf on Wednesday, including swarming a mockup of a U.S. aircraft carrier with over a dozen speedboats. 215 more words

Military

Iran's Revolutionary Guard "Attacks Replica of American Aircraft Carrier" in Persian Gulf for "Training"

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

By ALI AKBAR DAREINI

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s Revolutionary Guard launched large-scale naval and air defense drills near a strategic Gulf waterway on Wednesday in which dozens of speedboats swarmed a replica of a U.S. 720 more words

Opinion - UK will need to import over half of its food within a generation, farmers warn | EurActiv - John Gelmini

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The UK is already importing 75% of its food from overseas, with a lot of it disguised via firms like Union International Group (A British company owned by the… 234 more words

Politics

China's new generation of anti-shipping missiles pose increasing threat to U.S. aircraft carrier defenses

The U. S. must significantly bolster the defensive capabilities of its aircraft carrier fleet or risk becoming vulnerable to China’s improving anti-ship missile arsenal. With greater speed, distance, accuracy and destructive power, the People’s Liberation Army’s missiles are hundreds, even thousands of times more powerful than before. 274 more words

Military Aviation