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Channel 8 San Diego
Local company christens new container shipSAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A new natural gas powered container ship is cruising the wa
Local company christens new container ship
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A new natural gas powered container ship is cruising the water after a launch ceremony Saturday evening. Local shipbuilding company General Dynamics NASSCO christened the Perla Del Caribe, which will transport goods from the U.S.... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Texan recalls time 70 years ago as POW during WWIIFORT WORTH, Texas >> A gold-framed black-and-white photo shows a smiling man in
Texan recalls time 70 years ago as POW during WWII
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted yesterday
FORT WORTH, Texas >> A gold-framed black-and-white photo shows a smiling man in an Army Air Forces uniform, his cheeks still chubby with youth. The picture was taken in 1944 when Fiske Hanley was commissioned as a second lieutenant. He had just... Read more
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Providence Business News
Is there a missing link in state job training?There are more than 300 state occupational-skills training programs in Rhode Is
Is there a missing link in state job training?
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
There are more than 300 state occupational-skills training programs in Rhode Island aimed at putting the unemployed back to work. Despite their number, however, those programs have not been enough to turn around the unemployment problem that has... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Foreign Affairs found no ‘red flags’ for Israel in Saudi arms saleThe Canadian government weighed the impact on Israel of selling $15-billion in
Foreign Affairs found no ‘red flags’ for Israel in Saudi arms sale
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
The Canadian government weighed the impact on Israel of selling $15-billion in arms to Saudi Arabia, as part of an early effort to identify obstacles to this massive deal, and then informed the London, Ont., manufacturer it could find no “red flags... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Shooting renews concerns about workplace violenceSAN DIEGO - Roanoke reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward were doin
Shooting renews concerns about workplace violence
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
SAN DIEGO - Roanoke reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward were doing a live interview for a feature story about a celebration at a Virginia lake when they were shot and killed. It was far from a war zone but it became a killing... Read more
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Daily Press
Fort Eustis transportation brigade builds longest floating pier off KoreaAbout 17,000 U.S. service members — including Marines, sailors and soldiers of
Fort Eustis transportation brigade builds longest floating pier off Korea
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
About 17,000 U.S. service members — including Marines, sailors and soldiers of the 7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary)'s 10th and 11th Transportation Battalions from Fort Eustis — deployed to Korea last month to build the world's longest... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Local defense suppliers to get limited benefit from $6.75 billion Oshkosh winMetro Detroit defense suppliers may stand to reap the least possible economic b
Local defense suppliers to get limited benefit from $6.75 billion Oshkosh win
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
Metro Detroit defense suppliers may stand to reap the least possible economic benefit this week from a $6.75 billion contract award to Oshkosh Defense LLC, on the massive Joint Light Tactical Vehicle program under development for about a decade. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State loses out on bid to build Army vehiclesMore than $87 million from Arkansas taxpayers was not enough to convince the U.
State loses out on bid to build Army vehicles
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
More than $87 million from Arkansas taxpayers was not enough to convince the U.S. Army that the Humvee’s replacement should be made in the state. The Army announced Tuesday that the joint light tactical vehicle will be made by Oshkosh Defense in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Harper assured details of Saudi arms deal would stay under wrapsOttawa is contractually obliged to keep secret the details of a controversial $
Harper assured details of Saudi arms deal would stay under wraps
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Ottawa is contractually obliged to keep secret the details of a controversial $15-billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia – a transaction that Stephen Harper personally assured the country’s monarch will be guaranteed by the Canadian government, documents... Read more
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FOX Business
Oshkosh Wins $6.7 Billion Military Contract to Replace HumveeOshkosh Corp. was awarded a $6.7 billion contract to build the first batch of a
Oshkosh Wins $6.7 Billion Military Contract to Replace Humvee
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Oshkosh Corp. was awarded a $6.7 billion contract to build the first batch of as many as 55,000 light trucks to replace the aging Humvees used by the U.S. Army and Marine Corps, the Pentagon said Tuesday. The company won over rival bids from... Read more
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NJ Biz
Squan names SVP of business development, strategyEnglewood-based infrastructure service provider Squan named a new senior vice p
Squan names SVP of business development, strategy
NJ Biz / Posted 5 days ago
Englewood-based infrastructure service provider Squan named a new senior vice president of business development and strategy, it announced Tuesday. In his new role, Eric W. Johnson will work toward achieving profitable operations and business... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Orders for Gulfstream jets grew $1 billion in 2QAug. 25--Savannah-based Gulfstream Aerospace has posted its best second quarter
Orders for Gulfstream jets grew $1 billion in 2Q
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
Aug. 25--Savannah-based Gulfstream Aerospace has posted its best second quarter for new aircraft sales since 2008, according to Phebe Novakovic, chairman and CEO of Gulfstream's parent company, General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). The company's order book... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Military Drones Market to Reach $11 billion by 2021 from $3 billion in 2014PUNE, India, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The "Military Drones Market S
Military Drones Market to Reach $11 billion by 2021 from $3 billion in 2014
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
PUNE, India, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The "Military Drones Market Shares, Market Strategies, and Market Forecasts, 2015 to 2021" says next generation drones leverage better technology, launching from ships anywhere and from the... Read more
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Pravda
US F-22 to defend EuropeThe US will deploy tactical fighter aircrafts F-22 to Europe under the initiati
US F-22 to defend Europe
Pravda / Posted 6 days ago
The US will deploy tactical fighter aircrafts F-22 to Europe under the initiative to enhance security of its NATO allies, the US Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James claimed. "Today we are announcing that we will very soon deploy F-22s to... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Las Cruces call centers ringing up successLAS CRUCES >> With close to 2,000 call center jobs and an additional 300
Las Cruces call centers ringing up success
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 6 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> With close to 2,000 call center jobs and an additional 300 on the way, the Las Cruces call center industry is ringing up a favorable reputation. While some view job creation in what is known in economic development circles as... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Gulfstream Announce to Exhibit in CIBAS 2015, BeijingThe internationally famous aircraft manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace Corporati
Gulfstream Announce to Exhibit in CIBAS 2015, Beijing
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
The internationally famous aircraft manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation has officially confirmed its participation in the 4th China International Business Aviation Show (CIBAS 2015) during 24-26 September in Beijing. The Gulfstream's... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Boston Industrial Market Stays StrongTranswestern northeast research director Chase Bourdelaise BOSTON�Real estate
Boston Industrial Market Stays Strong
GlobeSt.com / Posted 10 days ago
Transwestern northeast research director Chase Bourdelaise BOSTON�Real estate investors and brokers maintain that the office and research and development real estate markets in Greater Boston are performing like thoroughbreds. Well, the industrial... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Old Weapon Systems Still Serve The Military WellDuring the recent Republican debate, presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee chose t
Old Weapon Systems Still Serve The Military Well
Task & Purpose / Posted 10 days ago
During the recent Republican debate, presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee chose the venerable B-52 Stratofortress to exemplify how the military was being hobbled by declining defense spending. But as some commentators have explained, his example was a... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Barry Matsumori Takes Executive Post At Virgin GalacticNamed Senior Vice President Of Business Development And Advanced Concepts Barr
Barry Matsumori Takes Executive Post At Virgin Galactic
The Aero-News Network / Posted 11 days ago
Named Senior Vice President Of Business Development And Advanced Concepts Barry Matsumori has been named Senior Vice President of Business Development and Advanced Concepts for Virgin Galactic's LauncherOne satellite launcher service. Matsumori... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Defending fortress LondonIf Stephen Harper is to survive the Mike Duffy scandal that’s threatening his r
Defending fortress London
Sarnia Observer / Posted 11 days ago
If Stephen Harper is to survive the Mike Duffy scandal that’s threatening his re-election campaign, it means he will have to hang onto his grip on strongholds like the London region. The prime minister’s Conservatives held nine of the region’s 10... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Defending fortress LondonIf Stephen Harper is to survive the Mike Duffy scandal that’s threatening his r
Defending fortress London
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 11 days ago
If Stephen Harper is to survive the Mike Duffy scandal that’s threatening his re-election campaign, it means he will have to hang onto his grip on strongholds like the London region. The prime minister’s Conservatives held nine of the region’s 10... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Defending fortress LondonIf Stephen Harper is to survive the Mike Duffy scandal that’s threatening his r
Defending fortress London
Chatham Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
If Stephen Harper is to survive the Mike Duffy scandal that’s threatening his re-election campaign, it means he will have to hang onto his grip on strongholds like the London region. The prime minister’s Conservatives held nine of the region’s 10... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Sunnybrook Golf & Bowling in Sterling Heights closing, land redevelopment expected, sources sayWhatever is happening in Sterling Heights at the corner of 17 Mile and Van Dyke
Sunnybrook Golf & Bowling in Sterling Heights closing, land redevelopment expected, sources say
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 days ago
Whatever is happening in Sterling Heights at the corner of 17 Mile and Van Dyke roads, it seems like it’s going to be big. Sunnybrook Golf & Bowling Inc., which has roots in the area dating back to the Great Depression, is closing, and the 140 acres... Read more
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Daily Press
Navy: Problem that sidelined USS John Warner, two other subs not fleet wideThe problem that sidelined three Virginia-class submarines last week does not a
Navy: Problem that sidelined USS John Warner, two other subs not fleet wide
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
The problem that sidelined three Virginia-class submarines last week does not affect the rest of the fleet, the Navy said Tuesday. Unauthorized repairs to steam pipe elbows have resulted in restricted operations for the USS John Warner, USS... Read more
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Government Computer News
The fight against health care fraudHealth care fraud is one of the government’s costliest problems. It’s a hall of
The fight against health care fraud
Government Computer News / Posted 12 days ago
Health care fraud is one of the government’s costliest problems. It’s a hall of mirrors where billions of dollars are lost to swindlers looking to cash in on the millions of transactions generated by insurance-paying agencies every day. Last year,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Jet Aviation St. Louis Lands Three Embraer Lineages for Maintenance at the Same Time – Another FirstST. LOUIS / Aug. 18, 2015 – Jet Aviation St. Louis is performing maintenance on
Jet Aviation St. Louis Lands Three Embraer Lineages for Maintenance at the Same Time – Another First
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
ST. LOUIS / Aug. 18, 2015 – Jet Aviation St. Louis is performing maintenance on three Embraer Lineage business jets at the same time – a first for the aviation service center. All three Lineages are based in North America, but represent different... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Walter F. Neikirk, 79, of Tiffin, died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at Marquette General Hospital i
Walter F. Neikirk
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
, 79, of Tiffin, died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at Marquette General Hospital in Marquette, Michigan. He was born May 11, 1936, in Republic to John F. and Edith C. (Hussey) Neikirk. He married Barbara Kuebler Feb. 7, 1986, and she... Read more
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Independent
From performer Sylvie Guillem, to the Apollo astronauts, how do people move on from a moment of fameAnd then? Guillem has told interviewers that she is leaving professional dance
From performer Sylvie Guillem, to the Apollo astronauts, how do people move on from a moment of fame
Independent / Posted 13 days ago
And then? Guillem has told interviewers that she is leaving professional dance reluctantly but realistically – because it is becoming harder and harder for her to make her body meet the standards she set herself more than 30 years ago. She intends to... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Expired export bank charter concerns some of Ohio's largest employers JOURNAL-NEWS If a little-understood federal financing agency is shuttered, e
Expired export bank charter concerns some of Ohio's largest employers
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
JOURNAL-NEWS If a little-understood federal financing agency is shuttered, export-fueled job growth in Southwest Ohio could be derailed, advocates of that agency say. The... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Expired export bank charter concerns some of Ohio’s largest...If a little-understood federal financing agency is shuttered, export-fueled job
Expired export bank charter concerns some of Ohio’s largest...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
If a little-understood federal financing agency is shuttered, export-fueled job growth in Southwest Ohio could be derailed, advocates of that agency say. The Export-Import Bank offers loans to help overseas customers buy products from American... Read more
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walesonline
In his own words: Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb on first 100 days of GovernmentDuring the General Election campaign I had the opportunity to hear from people
In his own words: Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb on first 100 days of Government
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
During the General Election campaign I had the opportunity to hear from people the length and breadth of Wales as they described to me their hopes and aspirations for the future. We listened and that is why when we took office in May we promised... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio firms impacted by export bank fight in CongressIf a little-understood federal financing agency is shuttered, export-fueled job
Ohio firms impacted by export bank fight in Congress
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 17 days ago
If a little-understood federal financing agency is shuttered, export-fueled job growth in Ohio could be derailed, advocates of that agency say. The Export-Import Bank offers loans to help overseas customers buy products from American manufacturers.... Read more
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Investopedia
Know Accounts Receivable & Inventory Turnover (WMT,DG,CVS,CIT,PCLN)Many ratios help analysts measure how efficiently a firm is paying its bills, c
Know Accounts Receivable & Inventory Turnover (WMT,DG,CVS,CIT,PCLN)
Investopedia / Posted 18 days ago
Many ratios help analysts measure how efficiently a firm is paying its bills, collecting cash from customers, and turning inventory into sales. In this article, we will discuss accounts receivable and inventory turnover—two important ratios in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Air and Water Show: Where to watch, what to see (guide)The Blue Angels return in their headline role in the 2015 Chicago Air and Water
Chicago Air and Water Show: Where to watch, what to see (guide)
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
The Blue Angels return in their headline role in the 2015 Chicago Air and Water Show downtown along the lakefront this weekend. Of the 17 performers (5 military and 11 civilian) only one is new: The Breitling Jet Team from France. The seven L-39 C... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville firm cited as reason Navy restricts operations of 3 of its newest submarinesPiping provided by a Jacksonville-based company is behind the Navy’s decision t
Jacksonville firm cited as reason Navy restricts operations of 3 of its newest submarines
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
Piping provided by a Jacksonville-based company is behind the Navy’s decision to restrict operations three of the Navy’s newest Ford-Class submarines, according to defensenews.com. The proplem lies in the copper-nickel piping elbows supplied by... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Gulfstream G500 Completes Five FlightsSAVANNAH, Georgia, August 10, 2015 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced
Gulfstream G500 Completes Five Flights
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 19 days ago
SAVANNAH, Georgia, August 10, 2015 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced that the Gulfstream G500 has completed five test flights since it first took to the skies on May 18. During more than 15 hours of flying, the aircraft achieved a top... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Three Aerospace & Defense Stocks to Invest inQuant Picks: With Berkshire Hathaway agreeing to acquire Precision Castparts
Three Aerospace & Defense Stocks to Invest in
TheStreet.com / Posted 19 days ago
Quant Picks: With Berkshire Hathaway agreeing to acquire Precision Castparts this week, we decided to check TheStreet Quant Ratings for stocks in the aerospace and defense sub-sector worth buying. Warren... Read more
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TheStreet.com
3 Aerospace Stocks to Buy, Following Berkshire Hathaway's Precision Castparts TakeoverShares of Precision Castparts shot up nearly 20% yesterday morning, to $231. Th
3 Aerospace Stocks to Buy, Following Berkshire Hathaway's Precision Castparts Takeover
TheStreet.com / Posted 19 days ago
Shares of Precision Castparts shot up nearly 20% yesterday morning, to $231. The company manufactures and sells metal components and products to the aerospace, power, and general industrial and other markets worldwide. TheStreet Quant Ratings rated... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Jacksonville company made unauthorized repairs to Navy submarinesThe U.S. Navy just welcomed its newest submarine into the fleet about a week ag
Jacksonville company made unauthorized repairs to Navy submarines
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 days ago
The U.S. Navy just welcomed its newest submarine into the fleet about a week ago, and now it and two other fast-attack subs are facing operating restrictions after a contractor made unauthorized repairs to parts on the nuclear subs. The subs are the... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
County facing loss of 911 PSAPCounty 911 Director Peggy Clark reported at last week's 911 committee meeting t
County facing loss of 911 PSAP
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 21 days ago
County 911 Director Peggy Clark reported at last week's 911 committee meeting the state is in the process of drafting new 911 rules that restrict the number of 911 answering centers (PSAPs) in any county to no more than four after 2015. Under the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
County to lose answering center under new rulesCounty 911 Director Peggy Clark reported at last week's 911 committee meeting t
County to lose answering center under new rules
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 21 days ago
County 911 Director Peggy Clark reported at last week's 911 committee meeting the state is in the process of drafting new 911 rules that restrict the number of 911 answering centers (PSAPs) in any county to no more than four after 2015. Under the... Read more
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Salem News
Number of 911 answering centers being reducedCounty 911 Director Peggy Clark reported at last week's 911 committee meeting t
Number of 911 answering centers being reduced
Salem News / Posted 21 days ago
County 911 Director Peggy Clark reported at last week's 911 committee meeting the state is in the process of drafting new 911 rules that restrict the number of 911 answering centers (PSAPs) in any county to no more than four after 2015. Under the... Read more
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Perth Now
US docks substandard subsAUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submar
US docks substandard subs
Perth Now / Posted 22 days ago
AUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submarines have just been recalled due to problems with their plumbing. The three nuclear powered attack submarines — USS Minnesota, North Dakota and John Warner, have been... Read more
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Herald Sun
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalledAUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submar
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalled
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
AUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submarines have just been recalled due to problems with their plumbing. The three nuclear powered attack submarines — USS Minnesota, North Dakota and John Warner, have been... Read more
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News.com.au
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalledInnovation At sea ... One of the United States Navy’s newest nuclear-powered
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalled
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
Innovation At sea ... One of the United States Navy’s newest nuclear-powered attack submarines at sea. The three most modern of these vessels have just been ordered back... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalledAUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submar
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalled
Adelaide Now / Posted 22 days ago
AUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submarines have just been docked due to problems with their plumbing. The three nuclear powered attack submarines — USS Minnesota, North Dakota and John Warner, have been... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalledAUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submar
Welding problems causes three of the US Navy’s most modern submarines recalled
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
AUSTRALIA can’t build a canoe? Well the United States’ three most modern submarines have just been docked due to problems with their plumbing. The three nuclear powered attack submarines — USS Minnesota, North Dakota and John Warner, have been... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Lights from Ulverston firm to equip new British Army fighting vehicleTHE British Army's newest armoured fighting vehicle will be equipped with high
Lights from Ulverston firm to equip new British Army fighting vehicle
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
THE British Army's newest armoured fighting vehicle will be equipped with high performance LED lights designed by an Ulverston firm. Oxley Group, based on the town's Priory Park, has secured an order worth more than £1m to supply ultra-compact low... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
An-exceptional-day-Armed-ForcesIt will be an exceptional day in Egypt’s modern history when the country inaugu
An-exceptional-day-Armed-Forces
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
It will be an exceptional day in Egypt’s modern history when the country inaugurates its first mega-project, the first major building block since the 30 June Revolution. With today’s opening of the New Suez Canal, the first component of the Suez... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notables: Tax-free weekend, commissioning of USS John Warner, McDonnell loses his pensionWhether you are getting ready for the new school year, stocking up for the upco
Notes and notables: Tax-free weekend, commissioning of USS John Warner, McDonnell loses his pension
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Whether you are getting ready for the new school year, stocking up for the upcoming hurricane season, or just trying to be a little more "green" for the planet, it's time to get out your wallets. It used to be that the state sponsored three separate... Read more
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