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Bragging Rights : Marvel Legends Build A Figure Juggernaut – Kitty Pryde

My wife was sweet enough to ask me what Kitty Pryde merchandise do I not own, and while showing her my “Wishlist” tags on this site, she noticed that I still had this toy listed as a Wishlist item.  225 more words

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Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine Awarded Contract to Build LCS 27

(USNewswire)

The U.S. Navy awarded the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM) team a contract to build an additional LCS. The contract value is under the 2017 congressional cost cap of $584 million per ship. 311 more words

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Interesting Fact - Counter-balance Weights In Aircraft Are Sometimes Made From Depleted Uranium

I was stunned when I heard this.

Neither the Federal Aviation Administration nor the major aircraft manufacturers publish information about which planes and helicopters contain DU components. 74 more words

Los Angeles and Burbank Airports

Both opened in 1930; in 1946 Los Angeles was ready to take its place as the city’s premiere airport. 445 more words

Postwar

ΠΛΗΓΜΑ ΤΩΝ ΗΠΑ ΣΤΗΝ ΤΟΥΡΚΙΚΗ ΠΟΛΕΜΙΚΗ ΑΕΡΟΠΟΡΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΣΤΑ F-16

Μεγάλο πλήγμα δημιουργεί στην τουρκική πολεμική αεροπορία, η οποία μετά το αποτυχόν πραξικόπημα έχει παρουσιάσει σοβαρότατες ελλείψεις ένεκα των εκτεταμένων εκκαθαρίσεων, η απόφαση των ΗΠΑ να επιβάλλει εμπάργκο μετά τους Τούρκους και στους Πακιστανούς εκπαιδευτές που θα εκπαίδευαν τους Τούρκους αντί των Αμερικανών στα F-16. 6 more words

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Lockheed TF-104G Starfighter

@ Estrella Warbird Museum, Paso Robles, CA

August 2017

220 of these TF-104G combat-capable trainer based on the F-104G were produced.  A pair of two-seat TF-104Gs and a single-seat F-104G joined the NASA Dryden inventory in June 1975.  51 more words

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