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7 things about US warship USS John S. McCain or 'Big Bad John'

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – US guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with a tanker in waters near Singapore on Monday (Aug 21) morning, the second crash involving an American naval vessel in Asia in two months. 971 more words

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Inside - The boat graveyard II

This boat’s name is Trossö and it was a small ferry that ferried people between Karlskronas many islands. It was built in 1923 by Bergsunds mechanical workshop in Stockholm and it was put to rest here in the late 60’s.


USS Indianapolis Found After Seven Decade Search

The USS Indianapolis has been found in the Pacific, after being sunk in the final days of World War Two.

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USS John S McCain collides with merchant ship east of Singapore

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: A US destroyer was involved in a collision with a merchant ship east of Singapore on Monday (Aug 21), the US Navy said in a statement. 155 more words

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Transatlantic Crossing

“See you, wouldn’t want to be you stuck at sea for six weeks!”

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Tall turnout for tall ships

Several thousand people are estimated to have attended the Port of Saint John’s Festival of Sail throughout the weekend, numbers organizers and the city are thrilled about. 275 more words


Round trip

It is exactly 12 months and 5 day since we left our home-town’s port. I can still remember the celebrations that were held in the week before our departure. 991 more words