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When the flame of Wings of Fire doused

A pall of gloom descends over me as I pen down this article for not being able to daresay the demise of this great man. The news that the sparkle which ignited the millions of minds is no more has made my heart an inferno. 462 more words

Article

A tribute to our honorable President, APJ Abdul Kalam

A tribute to our honorable President, APJ Abdul Kalam

With his passing away, he has left a unimaginable and unfathomable void, which will never be filled in judiciously in the coming generations. 278 more words

General

End of an era: 'Missile man' APJ Abdul Kalam Passes Away

Former President APJ Abdul Kalam, the ‘missile man’ who came to be known as ‘People’s President’ died yesterday after he collapsed during a lecture at the IIM in Shillong. 336 more words

International

July 27, 2015

My words can merely describe my feelings at the moment. A terror attack in my country followed by the demise of our missile man, Dr. Abdul Kalam. 436 more words

Random Thoughts

Oops! No need to go to Cape Canaveral to watch a rocket explode on launch


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The USS The Sullivans got more than it expected during a test launch of a SM-2 “Standard” missile…The DDG-68 ship was sailing off the coast of Virginia performing when the missile was boosted out of the Arleigh Burke Class Destroyer’s Vertical Launch System cell and the SM-2 detonated in spectacular fashion…

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Technology

Book review: V-2 A Combat History of the First Ballistic Missile

Book review: V-2 A Combat History of the First Ballistic Missile
Author: T. D. Dungan
ISBN 1-59416-012-0
250 Pgs
Review by: D.M. Knights

The German “wonder-weapons” at the end of World War II are a source of endless fascination for me.  465 more words

Modeling

Longdistance missiles

Longdistance missiles
Author: http://www.sxc.hu
License: You can use Longdistance missiles for personal use.
For commercial use pls Make sure reading the license of this photo file… 25 more words