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EuroNews
The strategic map of the the offensive against ISILTask Force of an ISIL fuel dump and a transportation barge used to cross the ri
The strategic map of the the offensive against ISIL
EuroNews / Posted 7 hours ago
Task Force of an ISIL fuel dump and a transportation barge used to cross the river Tigris near Sultan Abdullah. The US Defence department, which released the video said the action took place in April. On March 24 Iraqi forces backed by the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Gawai Dayak: More daily boat trips from Sibu to Song, KapitLoong Road. Chan said SRB was working closely with the police, Marine Departme
Gawai Dayak: More daily boat trips from Sibu to Song, Kapit
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 hours ago
Loong Road. Chan said SRB was working closely with the police, Marine Department, Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) and Civil Defence Department (JPAM) with the hope for an incident-free celebration. The police would assist at the terminal on safety... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US-backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near Isis capitalinnovativeness, their skills [and] their expertise to really make a difference
US-backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near Isis capital
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 hours ago
innovativeness, their skills [and] their expertise to really make a difference here,” he was quoted as saying by the US Defence Department. His visit fueled expectations of an imminent attack but neither Washington nor its allies have indicated... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S.-backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near IS capitalto the north. During his visit, Votel met some SDF commanders as well as U.S.
U.S.-backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near IS capital
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
to the north. During his visit, Votel met some SDF commanders as well as U.S. troops who are training the force, the U.S. Defence Department said. The SDF have driven Islamic State from wide areas of northern Syria and in February captured the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near IS capitalto the north. During his visit, Votel met some SDF commanders as well as U.S.
backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near IS capital
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to the north. During his visit, Votel met some SDF commanders as well as U.S. troops who are training the force, the U.S. Defence Department said. The SDF have driven Islamic State from wide areas of northern Syria and in February captured the... Read more
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The Star
U.S.-backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near IS capitalto the north. During his visit, Votel met some SDF commanders as well as U.S.
U.S.-backed Syrian alliance launches new attack near IS capital
The Star / Posted yesterday
to the north. During his visit, Votel met some SDF commanders as well as U.S. troops who are training the force, the U.S. Defence Department said. The SDF have driven Islamic State from wide areas of northern Syria and in February captured the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Military cops dealing with rise in sex assault, misconduct casesspace to come forward.Further study To get a better understanding about how wi
Military cops dealing with rise in sex assault, misconduct cases
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
space to come forward.Further study To get a better understanding about how widespread sexual misconduct might be, the defence department last month asked Statistics Canada to undertake a survey, which was conducted until May 13. The voluntary... Read more
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Canberra Times
A tour of Canberra's own Secret City: Episode 1 in 20kmtogether. Other visits won't be held in the pleasant environs of the lobby. 4k
A tour of Canberra's own Secret City: Episode 1 in 20km
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
together. Other visits won't be held in the pleasant environs of the lobby. 4km to...Department of Defence, Russell. The Defence Department in Russell. Photo: Andrew Taylor Another spot you'll see a few times, particularly the offices of the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Failed to align GDP growth with job growth: Ajay Kela, CEO, Wadhwani Foundationcentral and state governments across all our initiatives. Wadhwani Foundation h
Failed to align GDP growth with job growth: Ajay Kela, CEO, Wadhwani Foundation
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
central and state governments across all our initiatives. Wadhwani Foundation has entered into MoUs with MSDE, ministry of defence, Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities and with states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand,... Read more
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The Courier
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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The North West Star
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
A farmer is the new owner of the Pontville Detention Centreproperty and that of the two other farmers. He takes over Pontville today afte
A farmer is the new owner of the Pontville Detention Centre
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
property and that of the two other farmers. He takes over Pontville today after a lengthy sales process, the result of the Defence Department decommissioning the centre. The 75 year old new owner says he's happy the sale has finally gone through... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery sagacompany had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked i
Contract-winning French sub builder DCNS tied up in deadly Malaysian bribery saga
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
company had no comment on matters outside the Australian jurisdiction. Asked if it had sought to retain the trust of the Defence department, a spokesman said the company had a long and successful track record supplying strategic capability to the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Labor candidate ordered to remove Army uniform billboardsALP but not Mr O'Neill, were seen throughout the electorate over the weekend.
Labor candidate ordered to remove Army uniform billboards
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
ALP but not Mr O'Neill, were seen throughout the electorate over the weekend. The former Army major has been asked by the Defence Department to remove them, but Labor state secretary Evan Moorhead said the party had yet to be contacted. "We did... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Four sectors identified in effort to find AS350 helicopterKamarulzaman said the search operation is headed by the Department of Civil Avi
Four sectors identified in effort to find AS350 helicopter
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Kamarulzaman said the search operation is headed by the Department of Civil Aviation and joined by the Malaysian Civil Defence Department, Royal Malaysia Police, Malaysian Marine Department and the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency. He... Read more
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Brandon Sun
International Breaking News- The U.S. targeted Taliban leader Mullah Mansour in an airstrike Saturday near
International Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
- The U.S. targeted Taliban leader Mullah Mansour in an airstrike Saturday near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border, the Defence Department said, and a U.S. official said Mansour was believed to have been killed. SYRIA, Syria - On a secret trip... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Afghan Taliban leader Mansour likely killed in drone strike: U.S. official-- The U.S. targeted Taliban leader Mullah Mansour in an airstrike Saturday nea
Afghan Taliban leader Mansour likely killed in drone strike: U.S. official
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
-- The U.S. targeted Taliban leader Mullah Mansour in an airstrike Saturday near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border, the Defence Department said, and a U.S. official said Mansour was believed to have been killed. Pentagon press secretary Peter... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Woman, 63, hurt in S'kan fireThursday. It was learnt that the woman, who is a temple caretaker, was rushed
Woman, 63, hurt in S'kan fire
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
Thursday. It was learnt that the woman, who is a temple caretaker, was rushed to the Duchess of Kent Hospital by a Civil Defence Department ambulance. She was eventually allowed to return home after receiving outpatient treatment. District Fire... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Russia offer joint Syria strikes to USstrikes. Western officials suggested that the proposal, which the Pentagon sai
Russia offer joint Syria strikes to US
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
strikes. Western officials suggested that the proposal, which the Pentagon said had not been formally presented to the US Defence Department, was an attempt by President Vladimir Putin to raise Russia's profile on the international stage. 'There... Read more
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The Financial Express
US reviewing ‘unsafe’ intercept of its spy plane by Chinamiscalculations and perhaps put people in real harm’s way. So we absolutely sha
US reviewing ‘unsafe’ intercept of its spy plane by China
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
miscalculations and perhaps put people in real harm’s way. So we absolutely share the concerns that were expressed by the Defence Department about these maneuvers,” State Department spokesman John Kirby told reporters. He refrained from giving... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Greater protection for soldiersare designed to operate efficiently in extreme environments and rugged mountain
Greater protection for soldiers
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
are designed to operate efficiently in extreme environments and rugged mountainous or desert terrains. In 2007, the US Defence Department allocated $50 billion for the production of 27,000 MRAPs of which 10,000 were produced in the first... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Tory civil warany country had the right to take defence measures on its territory. Beijing do
The Tory civil war
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
any country had the right to take defence measures on its territory. Beijing does not give out such information, but the defence department in Washington has estimated that the construction covers at least 800 hectares. Five of the sites, it said... Read more
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CTV News
Japanese officials express anger after U.S. soldier arrested in case of missing womanfor a walk. Police said they suspect Shinzato was also responsible for her dea
Japanese officials express anger after U.S. soldier arrested in case of missing woman
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
for a walk. Police said they suspect Shinzato was also responsible for her death. He has not been charged. In Washington, Defence Department spokesman Peter Cook said the man arrested was a U.S. military contractor. "This is an appalling tragedy,"... Read more
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International Business Times
Isis executes 25 Iraqi 'spies' by lowering them in nitric acid until their 'organs dissolve' burned in Mosul after her family were shaken down by the jihadists for Jaziya —
Isis executes 25 Iraqi 'spies' by lowering them in nitric acid until their 'organs dissolve'
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
burned in Mosul after her family were shaken down by the jihadists for Jaziya — a religious tax. Earlier this week the US Defence Department estimated that Isis fighters lost control of about 40% of the territory they once had in Iraq and roughly... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Family of survivor expresses gratitudeAgency, the Malaysian Navy, the Malaysia Air Force, marine police, Fire and Res
Family of survivor expresses gratitude
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
Agency, the Malaysian Navy, the Malaysia Air Force, marine police, Fire and Rescue Services Department, the Civil Defence Department and the police volunteer reserve corps ― had been instrumental in keeping the family's hopes alive. "They... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hypersonic flight could revolutionise air travelrocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Hypersonic flight could revolutionise air travel
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US lower house approves £415 billion defence bill The bill was approved by 277 votes to147 America's Republican-led House of R
US lower house approves £415 billion defence bill
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
The bill was approved by 277 votes to147 America's Republican-led House of Representatives has approved a 602 billion-dollar (£415bn) defence bill, after rejecting attempts to close the Guantanamo... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Man and daughter killed in car-pickup truck collisionand Rescue Services personnel were summoned to the scene to extricate those tra
Man and daughter killed in car-pickup truck collision
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
and Rescue Services personnel were summoned to the scene to extricate those trapped inside the Viva while medical and Civil Defence Department personnel waited to send the injured victims to Sarawak General Hospital (SGH). Stewart was pronounced... Read more
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Daily Mail
London to Sydney in two hours gets closer with hypersonic jet testtrial today, the experimental rocket reached an altitude of 172 miles (278 km)
London to Sydney in two hours gets closer with hypersonic jet test
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
trial today, the experimental rocket reached an altitude of 172 miles (278 km) and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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The Star
A-G’s Report: Equipment purchased by Civil Defence Department not used, testedPETALING JAYA: Equipment purchased by the Civil Defence Department like inflata
A-G’s Report: Equipment purchased by Civil Defence Department not used, tested
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Equipment purchased by the Civil Defence Department like inflatable boats and generator sets were not used or tested even after nine months, the 2015 Auditor General’s report said. Twelve inflatable boats, commander signal batons,... Read more
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The Financial Express
New post of Secretary created to manage Defence FinanceTraditionally, there have been four secretaries working in the Ministry of Defe
New post of Secretary created to manage Defence Finance
The Financial Express / Posted 7 days ago
Traditionally, there have been four secretaries working in the Ministry of Defence. (PTI) A new Secretary-level post has been created in Defence Ministry to help in better management of its accounts and its huge budget of over Rs two lakh... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Hypersonic superjet technology nears reality after Australia testrocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Hypersonic superjet technology nears reality after Australia test
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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The Border Mail
Golf War Breaks Outpitch. "But it's still a shame." The 18-hole layout with sand greens cost $40
Golf War Breaks Out
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
pitch. "But it's still a shame." The 18-hole layout with sand greens cost $40,000 to maintain in 2004, according to Defence Department documents. The club's present membership is around 150 with an estimated 50 active male and female... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Superjet technology nears reality after test in Australiarocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Superjet technology nears reality after test in Australia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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The Economic Times
Now, fly Sydney to London in two hours: Superjet technology nears realityrocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Now, fly Sydney to London in two hours: Superjet technology nears reality
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia testrocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia test
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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The Financial Express
Sydney to London in just two hours! Superjet technology successfully tested in Australiarocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Sydney to London in just two hours! Superjet technology successfully tested in Australia
The Financial Express / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia’s defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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PhysOrg
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia testrocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia test
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. The next test, scheduled for 2017, would involve the scramjet engine separating from the rocket... Read more
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Japan Today
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia test ‹ Japan Todayrocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometers and a ta
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia test ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometers and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia’s defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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TheBull
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia testrocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a ta
Superjet technology nears reality after Australia test
TheBull / Posted 7 days ago
rocket in the trial on Wednesday reached an altitude of 278 kilometres and a target speed of Mach 7.5, Australia's defence department said. Each test builds on previous ones, with the latest used to measure heat on the outside of a vehicle... Read more
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The Star
Captive king cobra sent back ‘home’ to Bukit Baru foresthave our guidelines in releasing the reptiles. Usually, snakes caught by either
Captive king cobra sent back ‘home’ to Bukit Baru forest
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
have our guidelines in releasing the reptiles. Usually, snakes caught by either the Fire and Rescue Department or the Civil Defence Department will be handed over to us, and we will release them in a safe forest reserve area. “Rest assured that no... Read more
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Daily News
IS has lost nearly half the area it once claimed in Iraq: Pentagonacross Iraq and Syria, a Pentagon spokesman said Monday, including almost half
IS has lost nearly half the area it once claimed in Iraq: Pentagon
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
across Iraq and Syria, a Pentagon spokesman said Monday, including almost half of what it had once held in Iraq. The Defence Department had previously estimated that IS fighters had lost control of about 40 percent of the territory they... Read more
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