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Ceci n'est pas un avion...

I thought I would take a break from aeroplanes for a while. Mainly because I found this kit being sold…

So, why particularly a French aircraft carrier, one that was once something else? 260 more words

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China holds biggest ever military drill in SCS amid Xi's presence

The Chinese military on Thursday held its largest ever maritime drill in the disputed South China Sea during which it displayed for the first time the country’s aircraft carrier strike group and the most advanced weaponry of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). 131 more words

USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) deployment

Virginia Beach’s Breanna watches the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) deploy with her husband, Caleb, on board at Naval Station Norfolk on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.Aviation Boatswains Mate 3rd Class Chaz Low hugs his wife Elizabeth goodbye before the USS Harry S. 17 more words

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Huntington Ingalls Industries Completes Inactivation of First Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier Enterprise (CVN 65)

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has completed the inactivation of the aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN 65).

As part of the complex process that began in 2013, more than 1,000 shipbuilders defueled… 296 more words

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Lockheed Martin and Cobham Team to Develop Next Generation Jammer Low Band for U.S. Navy's Electronic Warfare Aircraft

Next Generation Jammer Low Band will replace the AN/ALQ-99 Tactical Jamming System currently integrated on the E/A-18G GROWLER®

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Cobham (LSE: … 511 more words

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Arrest Cables Installed on China’s Homegrown Aircraft Carrier

The above photo provided by Chinese web user at lt.cjdby.net shows that arrest cables have been installed on China’s Type 001A aircraft carrier.

Source: mil.huanqiu.com “One more progress in China’s homegrown aircraft carrier disclosed: Arrest cables have been installed” (summary by Chan Kai Yee based on the report in Chinese) 12 more words

Pentagon Endorses Shock-Testing Carrier After Navy Backs Down

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By Anthony Capaccio

April 5, 2018, 4:00 AM EDT

  • Until last month, service sought to delay resiliency test

  • Ford is first in what’s now a four-ship, $55 billion program…

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