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China’s Jilin-1 Satellite System Tracks US Aircraft Carrier Real Time

On October 7, 2015, China’s Changguang Satellite Technology Co., Ltd, a private high tech company established by China’s top satellite scientists, sent its 4-satellite reconnaissance system with one rocket. 318 more words

Supercarrier Ford to join Navy fleet in September

The most expensive warship ever built, the $12.9 billion aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), is expected to join the U.S. Navy’s fleet in September, a Navy official says. 332 more words


The Clipper and the Carrier (Double II)

My second take on double – in the same vein, though.

The helicopter carrier HMS Ocean at Greenwich during the London Olympics in 2012 as seen from on board the tea clipper Cutty Sark.

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Wallpaper of The Week: Hatsune Miku 44

I have no problem with Hatsune Miku depicted as a WO-class Kantai Collection (Kancolle) girl. In this case, of course, she is depicted cosplaying as an Aircraft Carrier class. 13 more words


1922 – The USS Langley is commissioned

20 March

USS Langley (CV-1/AV-3) was the United States Navy’s first aircraft carrier, converted in 1920 from the collier USS Jupiter (AC-3), and also the U.S. 96 more words


8 Sailors aboard Eisenhower injured in flight deck mishap

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Eight Sailors on board USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) were injured in a mishap on the carrier Friday afternoon.

According to an official from the U.S. 180 more words

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