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Kitty Hawk’s last voyage: Aircraft carrier long based in San Diego heads to scrapyard

The Los Angeles Times 22 Jan 2022
For the next 12 years, it sat with other retired ships in Puget Sound, Wash ... I’m one of them; I served on the ship as an aviation electronics technician from January 2003 to January 2007, when it was based in Japan ... Veterans of the massive ship tried in vain to have it converted into a museum ... a Brownsville, Texas, ship breaker.
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I Travel: Paulina Olowska Takes Us To The Booking Office

The Quietus 22 Jan 2022
40 x 55 cm ©Pierre et Gilles. Courtesy Christen Sveaas Art Foundation ... But maybe you’re not into a beach holiday ... After Veiled Visions (2022) features fast-cuts, monochrome shots of train travel, SAS passenger jets, an airship, lighthouses and cruise ships, tunnels and curving roads, piles of luggage, and other loaded signifiers of viatic pleasure.
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12 Years Ago Today A Cargolux 747 Struck A Van While Landing

Simple Flying 21 Jan 2022
On January 21st, 2010, a Cargolux Boeing 747-400 freighter hit a van when landing at Luxembourg Airport ... Photo. Getty Images Cleared to land ... Cargolux’s jumbo jets can be spotted across the continents on critical shipping missions ... The van and the jet were utilizing different radio frequencies so didn’t know each other’s whereabouts.
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Tongan Olympic flagbearer finds out father unharmed after tsunami

Al Jazeera 21 Jan 2022
Tongan Olympic flagbearer Pita Taufatofua has found out that his father is unharmed after being incommunicado for days following a huge underwater volcanic eruption and tsunami ... At least three people have been killed ... “It’s been a very anxious time.” ... More ships and jets carrying aid relief are expected to arrive in the coming days ... .
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Eurasia & the Epochal Decline in US Global Power

Consortium News 21 Jan 2022
military had become a global behemoth with 800 overseas bases, an air force of 1,763 jet fighters, more than a thousand ballistic missiles, and a navy of nearly 600 ships, including 15 nuclear carrier battle groups — all linked by the world’s only global system of communications satellites.
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Samsung Bespoke Jet vacuum cleaner release date and everything you need to know

TechRadar 20 Jan 2022
The all-in-one clean station that ships with the Bespoke Jet doesn’t require any input from the user, so we’d expect this to be pricier. Samsung’s latest robot vacuum, the Jet Bot+, ships with a similar automatic clean station, although this adds another $200 / £130 / AU$275 to the price tag compared to purchasing the robot vacuum alone.
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File - British troops including Royal Marines and Paratroopers clean up the streets in Stanley, Falkland Islands, during the Falklands War, 1982.
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Falklands War: Children of dead plan final goodbye

BBC News 20 Jan 2022
Katie Gibby's dad, Mark, died aged 22 when the Sir Galahad ship was attacked by Argentine jets in 1982. Katie, 40, and her friend Gareth Dale, 39, who also lost his father on the ship, want to visit the islands ... Mark Gibby was one of 32 Welsh Guards who were killed when the Sir Galahad troop ship was bombed by Argentine forces.
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Greece takes delivery of new Rafale jets from France

Arab News 19 Jan 2022
Greece on Wednesday received six new Rafale jets from France in a multi-billion-euro arms deal which Athens and Paris claim boosts the EU’s defense capabilities, but is mainly seen as countering Turkish ambitions in the Mediterranean ... The ships are set to be delivered in 2025 and 2026, for a value of some $3.4 billion.
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Brewdog flouted US laws over beer imports

BBC News 19 Jan 2022
Staff at its Ellon brewery told the BBC they were put under pressure in 2016 and 2017 to ship beer with ingredients that had not been legally approved ... Brewdog sources have told the BBC that the only way to have shipped Elvis Juice and Jet Black Heart to the US in that period was to not declare the extracts.
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USS Kitty Hawk, one of the Navy’s last fossil fuel-powered carriers, sails for the scrapyard

Stars and Stripes 19 Jan 2022
“When you live and breathe this ship for four years, it becomes a part of you,” he told Stars and Stripes over social media on Wednesday ... The ship supported aircraft such as the F-4 Phantom II and F-8 Crusader fighter jets and the E-2 Hawkeye early warning aircraft. The ship’s Vietnam War service record included conflict below decks.
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Watch: Here’s how you can captain your own Hero boat along Dubai’s coastline, no licence needed

Gulf News 19 Jan 2022
Dubai ... Clint Egbert/Gulf News. As someone who enjoys water activities but has never tried water sports, self-driven boats, or jet skis, I was testing new waters ... He said ... At times, when bigger boats or groups of jet skiers passed, or when we neared ships that were parked, he would take the lead and I would carefully follow his hand commands ... .
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Globalisation: Slowing down or mutating?

Business Line 19 Jan 2022
The huge impact of the transport and communication revolution (in particular, the sharp decline in the cost of air and sea transport as a result of the advent of wide-bodied jets and container ships and the cost-less global flow of information due to Internet and IT revolution) is petering out ... Growing dissatisfaction ... Regional agreements.
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Flights sent to assess Tonga damage after volcanic eruption

Caledonian Record 17 Jan 2022
Fonua said a ship would need to pull up the cable to assess the damage and then crews would need to fix it ... He added that it was unclear yet when it would be safe for a ship to venture near the undersea volcano to undertake the work ... Bernie Sanders' 2020 co-chair tells Biden to 'gas up the jet' on Sinema and Manchin.
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The Epic Struggle over the Epicenter of U.S. Global Power

Scheerpost 17 Jan 2022
military had become a global behemoth with 800 overseas bases, an air force of 1,763 jet fighters, more than a thousand ballistic missiles, and a navy of nearly 600 ships, including 15 nuclear carrier battle groups — all linked by the world’s only global system of communications satellites.
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Eurasia's ring of fire presages the epochal decline of American global power

Alternet 17 Jan 2022
military had become a global behemoth with 800 overseas bases, an air force of 1,763 jet fighters, more than a thousand ballistic missiles, and a navy of nearly 600 ships, including 15 nuclear carrier battle groups — all linked by the world’s only global system of communications satellites.
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