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Story of the Week: Terror Dog

Every weekday morning, I walk the right, left, right, right route to my office. This day was only different in the common way – different in that the weather had shifted. 322 more words

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Learning Points from BBC Article on "Why It's Not Surprising That Ship Collisions Still Happen"

It is really a wonder. With all the latest gadgets, GPS, radar, etc, how can it be conceivable that ships can still collide? We hear of near misses for aeroplanes too, though most of the time, they occur because of air traffic controllers not doing their jobs properly. 201 more words


Stealth technology causes blindness?

In 2004, the aircraft carrier U.S.S. John F Kennedy ran over a dhow in the Persian Gulf.

Nothing untoward then till 2017:


US Navy collisions: What's next?

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Navigational safety is on the minds of many in the Asia-Pacific region, due in part to Monday’s collision between the USS John S. 1,694 more words

Current Affairs

Navy to Relieve 7th Fleet Commander After Collisions


The U.S. Navy will relieve Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin after a series of collisions involving its warships in Asia, a U.S. 425 more words

Review Article

U.S. Navy to relieve admiral of command after collisions: WSJ

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Navy plans to remove from duty the commander of the fleet that has suffered four recent collisions in Asia and the deaths of a number of sailors, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing U.S. 6 more words

Fewer ships to go around may be cause of US Navy collisions

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

The déjà vu collision yesterday of the guided missile destroyer USS John S McCain with an oil tanker near Singapore was the Navy’s fourth serious incident in the western Pacific this year, and mirrored a similar disaster in June that claimed the lives of seven sailors off the coast of Japan. 932 more words

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