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Standard Nomenclature and List of Vessels, U.S. Navy. July 1, 1920

By: United States. Navy Department

...VA Gi A5 1920 UC-NRLF STANDARD NOMENCLATURE AND LIST OF VESSELS U. S. NAVY JULY 1. 1920 WASHINGTON GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFI... ...VA Gi A5 1920 UC-NRLF STANDARD NOMENCLATURE AND LIST OF VESSELS U. S. NAVY JULY 1. 1920 WASHINGTON GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 19... ... Gi A5 1920 UC-NRLF STANDARD NOMENCLATURE AND LIST OF VESSELS U. S. NAVY JULY 1. 1920 WASHINGTON GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1920 >$ , NAVY D... ...U. S. NAVY JULY 1, 1920 WASHINGTON GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1920 Vfal The following pages, covering standard nomenclature and list of naval vesse... ...vice, under construction, or authorized, exclu- sive of district craft and aircraft. The names are entered under each type in the order of identificat... ...callyarranged. On page 3S3 willbe found a list ofall vessels built for the United States Navy, since 1883, with original type designation and official... ...ranged. On page 3S3 willbe found a list ofall vessels built for the United States Navy, since 1883, with original type designation and official serial... ...ECOND LINE (OCL). (Page 70). CHESTER CLi BIRMINGHAM CL2 SALEM CL3 AIRCRAFT CARRIERS FIRST LINE (CV). (None.) Atlantic Fleet Pacific Fleet European wat...

...Contributor: Digitized from the holdings of the MSN Live Books ; University of California, California Digital Library Collection ; University of California Libraries ; US Government Documents ; The Northern Regional Library Facility, University of Calif...

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List of aircraft carriers of the United States Navy

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...Ships of the United States Navy ... ...Ships of the United States Navy ... ... Aircraft carriers Airships ... ... Aircraft carriers Airships ... ... Steam gunboats Ships of the line Sloops of war ... ... Steam gunboats Ships of the line Sloops of war ... ... This list of aircraft carriers of the United States Navy (ten are active) includ... ... This list of aircraft carriers of the United States Navy (ten are active) includes all types in the main hull num...

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Ships of the United States Navy and Their Sponsors : Volume 2

By: Sponsors of the United States Navy; Benham, Edith Wallace, Hall, Anne Martin, Comp

... Ships ofthe United States Navy and Their Sponsors I 9 I 3— J 9 2 3 MA t 1 OD*sC&~y. 1 <;... ... I 3— J 9 2 3 MA t 1 OD*sC&~y. 1 <;V, 1 *- . I<f-L$ (~<r*J COPYRIGHT, 1925 BY THE SOCIETY OF SPONSORS OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY 7/. / 2_ • « « • ... ...3 MA t 1 OD*sC&~y. 1 <;V, 1 *- . I<f-L$ (~<r*J COPYRIGHT, 1925 BY THE SOCIETY OF SPONSORS OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY 7/. / 2_ • « « • t « • « . « ... ...&~y. 1 <;V, 1 *- . I<f-L$ (~<r*J COPYRIGHT, 1925 BY THE SOCIETY OF SPONSORS OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY 7/. / 2_ • « « • t « • « . « » * » : : • • • • ... ...<;V, 1 *- . I<f-L$ (~<r*J COPYRIGHT, 1925 BY THE SOCIETY OF SPONSORS OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY 7/. / 2_ • « « • t « • « . « » * » : : • • • • • • c ,... ...ors 1797-1913" 293 Index of Names of Sponsors of U. S. Navy Vessels . 301 [vii] LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS PAGE U. S. Battleship "Colorado" steaming ful... ...resent time, fuel ships, such as colliers, are given Greek mythological names. Oil carriers are being assigned Indian names of rivers of the country i... ...ttle cruisers. The "Lexing- ton" and "Saratoga" were scheduled for conversion into aircraft carriers in 1922. The "Constitution," launched in 1797, wa...

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List of United States Navy escort aircraft carriers

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...Ships of the United States Navy ... ...Ships of the United States Navy ... ...Ships of the United States Navy ... ... Aircraft carriers Airships... ... Aircraft carriers Airships ... ... Steam gunboats Ships of the line Sloops of war ... ... Steam gunboats Ships of the line Sloops of war ... ... Island (CVE-1) This is a list of escort aircraft carriers of the United States Navy. For classes, se...

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Aircraft Year Book

By: Manufacturers Aircraft Association

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: AIRCRAFT YEAR BOOK Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literatu... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ... Aeronautics Encounters Ob­ stacles; More than 15,000,000 Miles Flown in the United States I II Aerial Transport; One Thousand Aircraft Put to Busin... ...tics Encounters Ob­ stacles; More than 15,000,000 Miles Flown in the United States I II Aerial Transport; One Thousand Aircraft Put to Business Use... ...l and Pro- duction Resources Necessary to National Defense · · 95 ~ ,] 3. List of Officers in Engineering School, Dayton, O. • ~2 4. A rmy A rea ... ...c. · 206 NAVAL AVIATION I. Officers Assigned to Naval Aviation on Duty in Navy De- partment . 210 2. Officers at League Island l\ircraft Factory .... ...ler­ cial craft and the latter into fourteen or sixteen place long-distance carriers. Curtiss It Seagulls" and the ::\I.F. type \vere used on the sh...

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Aircraft carrier

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...Four modern aircraft carriers of various types—USS John C. Stennis, Charles de Gaulle, USS John... ...carrier HMS Invincible, showing size differences of late 20th century carriers An aircraft carrier is a wars... ...nces of late 20th century carriers An aircraft carrier is a warship that serves as a seagoing airbase, equipped w... ... carrying, arming, deploying, and recovering aircraft.[1] Typically, it is the capital ship of a fleet, as it allows a naval force to project air powe... ...erational assignments. Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope, former head of the Royal Navy, has said that "To put it simply, countries that aspire to strategic i... ...irty-seven active aircraft carriers in the world within twelve navies. The United States Navy has 10 large nuclear-powered carriers (known as supercar... ...ven active aircraft carriers in the world within twelve navies. The United States Navy has 10 large nuclear-powered carriers (known as supercarriers, ... ... 6 See also 6.1 Related lists 7 ...

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Monthly List of Russian Accessions Volume 9 No 9

By: The Library of Congress

...lection World Public Library.org ACCESSIONS, VOL. 9 Title: MONTHLY LIST OF RUSSIAN ACCESSIONS, VOL. 9 Author: Language: English Subject: Fic... ...on World Public Library.org ACCESSIONS, VOL. 9 Title: MONTHLY LIST OF RUSSIAN ACCESSIONS, VOL. 9 Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...... ... of the Interior Library Geological Survey Library U, S. Department of thn Navy Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D, C. U. S. Department of Stale... ...HMffll SHge Ftmndalion C'tjUegp of (he CHyof NPW York New York Unlvprally, United NiUltma Library, New Yarfe UnlvoreiHy of UtjehRadpr, Itcwheslwr Hyrn... ...AINIAN ORTHODOX WORD. Organ of Hie Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the United States of America. South Bound Brook, N.J. , vol, 1, no. 11, Nov, 1050. [in... ...Laboratory diagnosis of leploBptrosIa and examination of murino rodenta na carriers of Leptospira. p, 70, Qrb,{or r ov, I.I - Survival of Loptoapirn o... ...i uf WEO. p. 20. GortHOv, V. - Mnollni; ot [rlomln. p. 80. Annivormii-y of aircraft roiwlr cntorprlaon. p, 31, . , , Pniiiunilcll. I. - "Aili'ii|>uf i...

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List of sunken aircraft carriers

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...i, capsized in Kure harbor, 1946 With the advent of heavier-than-air flight, the aircraft carrier has become a de... ... in Kure harbor, 1946 With the advent of heavier-than-air flight, the aircraft carrier has become a decisive weap... ... With the advent of heavier-than-air flight, the aircraft carrier has become a decisive weapon at sea.[1] In 1911 aircraft b... ...ight of a Curtiss Pusher aboard the USS Pennsylvania.[2] The British Royal Navy pioneered the first aircraft carrier as floatplanes, as flying boats u... ...ly 4 Japan 5 United Kingdom 6 United States ... ... 5 United Kingdom 6 United States 7 See also ... ... Crippled by torpedo bombers and dive bombers from Japanese Fast Carriers, sunk by torpedoes from the Japanese destroyers Makigumo and Akigu... ... See also List of sunken battleships List of sunken battlecr...

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Navy Aircraft Carriers

By: Richard Davis

...neral Accounting Office GAO Report to Congressional Requesters August 1998 NAVY AIRCRAFT CARRIERS Cost-Effectiveness of Conventionally and Nuclear-Pow... ... Accounting Office GAO Report to Congressional Requesters August 1998 NAVY AIRCRAFT CARRIERS Cost-Effectiveness of Conventionally and Nuclear-Powered ... ...ng Office GAO Report to Congressional Requesters August 1998 NAVY AIRCRAFT CARRIERS Cost-Effectiveness of Conventionally and Nuclear-Powered Carriers ... ...ressional Requesters August 1998 NAVY AIRCRAFT CARRIERS Cost-Effectiveness of Conventionally and Nuclear-Powered Carriers GAO/NSIAD-98-1 GAO United... ...eness of Conventionally and Nuclear-Powered Carriers GAO/NSIAD-98-1 GAO United States General Accounting Office Washington, D.C. 20548 National Sec... ...f Conventionally and Nuclear-Powered Carriers GAO/NSIAD-98-1 GAO United States General Accounting Office Washington, D.C. 20548 National Security a... ...onal Security and International Affairs Division B-259298 August 27, 1998 The Honorable Ted Stevens Chairman The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye Ranking M... ...ny questions concerning this report. Major contributors to this report are listed in appendix VIII. Richard Davis Director, National Security Analysis...

...Excerpt: The Defense Appropriations Act of 1994 Conference Report directed GAO to study the cost-effectiveness of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. The aircraft carrier forms the building block of the Navy’s forward deployed peacetim...

...Executive Summary 2 Chapter 1 Introduction 20 Building Blocks of U.S. Security Strategy and the Aircraft Carrier 20 Bottom-Up Review Establishes Carrier Force Size 21 Quadrennial Defense Review Reaffirms Carrier Force Size 21 General Characteristics of the Modern Conventionally and Nucl...

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List of aircraft carriers

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...flight deck and facilities for carrying, arming, deploying, and recovering aircraft, that serves as a seagoing airbase. The list o... ...ecovering aircraft, that serves as a seagoing airbase. The list of aircraft carriers contains aircraft carriers listed alphabetica... ...ering aircraft, that serves as a seagoing airbase. The list of aircraft carriers contains aircraft carriers listed alphabetically ... ... aircraft, that serves as a seagoing airbase. The list of aircraft carriers contains aircraft carriers listed alphabetically by na... ...hat serves as a seagoing airbase. The list of aircraft carriers contains aircraft carriers listed alphabetically by name. All USS ... ...nderoga class" are noted but are officially part of the Essex class as the United States Navy never officially recognized it as a distinct class. ... ... class" are noted but are officially part of the Essex class as the United States Navy never officially recognized it as a distinct class. ... ... are noted but are officially part of the Essex class as the United States Navy never officially recognized it as a distinct class. ...

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History of the Bureau of Engineering, Navy Department, During the World War

By: United States. Navy Department Bureau of Engineering; Griffin, Robert Stanislaus, 1857-1933

...S. GRIFFIN Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF ENGINEERING NAVY DEPARTMENT Title: HISTORY OF THE BUREAU OF ENGINEE... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF ENGINEERING NAVY DEPARTMENT Title: HISTORY OF THE BUREAU OF ENGINEERING NAVY DEPAR... ... Public Library.org OF ENGINEERING NAVY DEPARTMENT Title: HISTORY OF THE BUREAU OF ENGINEERING NAVY DEPARTMENT Author: R. S. GRIFFIN Language: E... ... as the design and supply of the equip- ment for all shore stations in the United States and in our island possessions, and also for a large station j... ... design and supply of the equip- ment for all shore stations in the United States and in our island possessions, and also for a large station just com... ...s the provision of devices for detecting the presence of submarines and of aircraft. In the aeronautic field, the Bureau's duties cover the same kind ... ... are referred to the division concerned for comment. It prepares allowance lists for all ships. The Inspection Division is charged with supervision of... ...is minor. It has been esti- mated, however, that if used wholly as freight carriers, these ex- German ships would have effected an economy of more tha...

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Fictional submarine aircraft carriers

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...The following is a list of submarine aircraft carriers that have only appeared in various fiction media. Anime... ...The following is a list of submarine aircraft carriers that have only appeared in various fiction media. Anime The OV... ...rcraft carriers that have only appeared in various fiction media. Anime The OVA series Macross Zero featured the submarine aircraft carrier Au... ...rt vessel for Anti-UN forces operating around Mayan Island. It was capable of fielding at least 12 variable fighters and support amphibious operatio... ...Suit Gundam Seed is the backbone of the Zodiac Alliance of Freedom Treaty Navy, which can carry aerial and aquatic mobile suits as well as using torp... ... In the sci-fi real-time strategy computer game Supreme Commander, the United Earth Federation can construct Atlantis submarine aircraft carriers... ...g the USS Leviathan, a Typhoon class submarine purchased by the United States Navy from the Russian Federation and converted into an SSCVN usin...

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Navy T-AO Kaiser Class oiler contract : hearings before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, May 2 and 4, 1995

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations

... Diler Co... HEARINGS BEFORE TILE PERMANENT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED F... ...ler Co... HEARINGS BEFORE TILE PERMANENT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED FOUR... ...NT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED FOURTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION MAY 2 AND 4,... ...OMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED FOURTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION MAY 2 AND 4, 1995 P... ... Office, Washington,DC 20402 ISBN 0-16-047678-X \ y j \ S. Hrg. 104-167 NAVY T-AO 187 KAISER CLASS OILER CONTRACTS Y 4. G 74/9: S. HRG, 104-167 =^—... ...d V. Hanson, Contracting Office, Naval Sea Systems Command 91 Alphabetical List of Witnesses Boyles, William R. Jr.: Testimony 79 Prepared statement 1... ...lable to do that. But if not, we have only one yard that can build nuclear aircraft car- riers and we get by, sir. 1The document referred to was marke... ...onstruction of cruise ships, the conversion of sealift ships to automobile carriers, the double hull requirements for tankers, the sale of various shi...

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List of aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy

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... The following is a list of aircraft carrier s of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom . Key {... ... The following is a list of aircraft carrier s of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom . Key { Main guns The ... ... The following is a list of aircraft carrier s of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom . Key { Main guns The num... ... The following is a list of aircraft carrier s of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom . Key { Main guns The number and typ... ... The following is a list of aircraft carrier s of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom . Key { Main guns The number and type of the main... ...n to be assembled Commissioned The date the ship was commissioned Fleet carriers Argus class { valign="top" valign="top" ! Ship ! Aircraf... ...left 2 x Rolls-Royce MT30 Gas Turbines 26 May 2011 Expected 2018 align= left List of escort aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy List of seaplane car... ...ion List of sunken aircraft carriers List of aircraft carriers of the United States Navy List of aircraft maintenance carriers of the Royal Navy L...

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History of the Bureau of Engineering, Navy Department, During the World War

By: United States. Navy Department Bureau of Engineering, Griffin, Robert Stanislaus, 1857-1933

... AUG 31 1922 NAVY DEPARTMENT OFFICE OF NAVAL RECORDS AND LIBRARY HISTORICAL SECTION ;itf Publication Nu... ...RARY HISTORICAL SECTION ;itf Publication Number 5 HISTORY OF BUREAU OF ENGINEERING NAVY DEPARTMENT DURING THE WORLD WAR Published under the direction ... ... ;itf Publication Number 5 HISTORY OF BUREAU OF ENGINEERING NAVY DEPARTMENT DURING THE WORLD WAR Published under the direction o! The Hon. EDWIN DENBY... ... as well as the design and supply of the equip- ment for all shore stations in the United States and in our island possessions, and also for a large s... ...l as the design and supply of the equip- ment for all shore stations in the United States and in our island possessions, and also for a large station ... ...e war was the provision of devices for detecting the presence of submarines and of aircraft. In the aeronautic field, the Bureau's duties cover the sa... ... arising are referred to the division concerned for comment. It prepares allowance lists for all ships. The Inspection Division is charged with superv... ... matter is minor. It has been esti- mated, however, that if used wholly as freight carriers, these ex- German ships would have effected an economy of ...

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Submarine aircraft carriers of Japan

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... Submarine aircraft carriers were developed by the Imperial Japanese Navy to a greater extent than any other... ... Submarine aircraft carriers were developed by the Imperial Japanese Navy to a greater extent than any other navy, before and duri... ... extent than any other navy, before and during World War II. In total, 42 were built, as listed below (other sources say 47). Although other navies ha... ...sted below (other sources say 47). Although other navies had experimented with submarine aircraft carriers, by World War II the IJN was the only navy ... ...w (other sources say 47). Although other navies had experimented with submarine aircraft carriers, by World War II the IJN was the only navy using the... ...little effect on the war, although two were used to carry out attacks on the continental United States. They all carried floatplan... ...effect on the war, although two were used to carry out attacks on the continental United States. They all carried floatplanes, wit... ... Contents 1 List of submarine carriers 2 See al...

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The History of the Chaplain Corps, United States Navy : Volume 2

By: United States. Bureau of Naval Personnel; Drury, Clifford Merrill, 1897

...^ COR^^ lN»-f£° ,TA>TE^ NA.'^'' VOLUME TWO mK 19 3 9 - 19 4 9 \\\ ^ BUREAU OF NAVAL PERSONNEL Triptych Formerly at Naval Research Laboratory. Was... ...NEL Triptych Formerly at Naval Research Laboratory. Washington, D. C. The theme for the triptych was taken from the last stanza of the navy hymn ... ...on, D. C. The theme for the triptych was taken from the last stanza of the navy hymn "Eternal Father, Strong to Save," which contains the words: "From... ...my and Navy, Inc. Used by permission. THE HISTORY of the CHAPLAIN CORPS ' UNITED STATES NAVY VOLUME TWO 1939 - 1949 Clifford Merrill Drury Captain, C... ...Navy, Inc. Used by permission. THE HISTORY of the CHAPLAIN CORPS ' UNITED STATES NAVY VOLUME TWO 1939 - 1949 Clifford Merrill Drury Captain, Chaplain... ...n." Last paragraph of Augustine's City of God. CONTENTS Page Contents v List of Illustrations x Abbreviations Used xii Preface xiii Chapters ONE—TH... ...rict 276 79. Negro Naval personnel conducting religious services aboard an aircraft canier in the Pacific 278 80. Chart of declining strength 294 81. ... ...ntery mostly) were loaded into the forward and after holds of these cattle carriers for the second leg of a trip (beyond the belief of people in our s...

University of Nebraska. College of Law

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List of aircraft carriers by country

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...The list of aircraft carriers by country includes all aircraft carriers organized by country of origin and service. Where approp... ...The list of aircraft carriers by country includes all aircraft carriers organized by country of origin and service. Where appropriate, a ... ...carriers by country includes all aircraft carriers organized by country of origin and service. Where appropriate, a single ship may be listed under... ... by country of origin and service. Where appropriate, a single ship may be listed under multiple countries. For the list of seaplane carriers and tend... ...ere appropriate, a single ship may be listed under multiple countries. For the list of seaplane carriers and tenders see List of seaplane carriers by... ...ve Decommissioned Under construction Never completed align=left United States 68 10 2 56 3 12 align=left United Kin... ...commissioned Under construction Never completed align=left United States 68 10 2 56 3 12 align=left United Kingdom ... ...e from 1955 to 1982 : Colossus class light carrier on loan from Royal Navy from 1952 to 1955 Brazil Active: Fleet carrier: : carrier in ser...

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The History of the Chaplain Corps, United States Navy : Volume 6

By: United States. Bureau of Naval Personnel; Drury, Clifford Merrill, 1897

...\\\\ 11 The History of the CHAPLAIN CORPS United States Navy VOLUME SIX • DURING THE KOREAN WAR 27 June 1950 - 27 Jun... ...\\\\ 11 The History of the CHAPLAIN CORPS United States Navy VOLUME SIX • DURING THE KOREAN WAR 27 June 1950 - 27 June 1954 ... ...\\\\ 11 The History of the CHAPLAIN CORPS United States Navy VOLUME SIX • DURING THE KOREAN WAR 27 June 1950 - 27 June 1954 NAVPERS... ...1 The History of the CHAPLAIN CORPS United States Navy VOLUME SIX • DURING THE KOREAN WAR 27 June 1950 - 27 June 1954 NAVPERS 159*6 r» rF pA/ £VG23.A... ...£VG23.A48- Vol.6 yo~^ Marine bugler sounds Church Call at dedication of first permanent Marine chapel in Korea. The History of the CHAPLAIN COR... ...in T/O 122 Air-Gun Strikes 123 Destroyers 123 Carrier Chaplains 124 Escort Carriers 124 Easter 1952 126 Citations 127 Ridge-runners Rewarded 128 MAW C... ...rines (artillery), and company-sized support units. Air support was Marine Aircraft Group 33, consisting primarily of three fighter squadrons. Orlando... ...with chapter 4 our account will follow precisely the dating of engagements listed in the code. Following the chapter dealing with K-10, chapter 11 wil...

University of North Carolina (1793-1962)

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List of aircraft carriers by configuration

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...The list of aircraft carriers by configuration contains aircraft carriers organized by the specific configuration of aircraft carri... ...The list of aircraft carriers by configuration contains aircraft carriers organized by the specific configuration of aircraft carrier design... ...aircraft carriers by configuration contains aircraft carriers organized by the specific configuration of aircraft carrier designs. ... ...uration contains aircraft carriers organized by the specific configuration of aircraft carrier designs. ... ... Navies with CATOBAR carriers US Navy Nimitz class ... ... HTMS Chakri Naruebet United States Navy Wasp class ... ...HTMS Chakri Naruebet United States Navy Wasp class ... ... See also List of amphibious warfare ships List of aircraft ...

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The Proposed Lease of 100 Kc-767 Aerial Refueling Tanker Aircraft by the U.S. Air Force : Hearing before the Committee on Armed Services, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, First Session, September 4, 2003

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Armed Services

... Literature Collection World Public Library.org AERIAL REFUELING TANKER AIRCRAFT, SEPT. 4, 2003 Title: THE PROPOSED LEASE OF 100 KC-767 AERIAL... ...c Library.org AERIAL REFUELING TANKER AIRCRAFT, SEPT. 4, 2003 Title: THE PROPOSED LEASE OF 100 KC-767 AERIAL REFUELING TANKER AIRCRAFT, SEPT. 4,... ...AL REFUELING TANKER AIRCRAFT, SEPT. 4, 2003 Title: THE PROPOSED LEASE OF 100 KC-767 AERIAL REFUELING TANKER AIRCRAFT, SEPT. 4, 2003 Author: Lang... ...Proposed Lease of 100 KC-76 HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED EIGHTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION SEPTEMBER 4,... ...d Lease of 100 KC-76 HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED EIGHTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION SEPTEMBER 4, 2003 P... ...Richard D. DeBobes, Democratic Staff Director (II) CONTENTS CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF WITNESSES The Proposed Lease of 100 KC-767 Aerial Refueling Tanker ... ...he world. Air Force tanlcers refuel not only other Air Force aircraft, but Navy, Marine Corps and allied aircraft as well. TTiey enable our entire for... ... of the tankers. Boeing also points out that some long-haul commercial air carriers may be inter- ested in acquiring the capability for aerial refueli...

Airtankers (Military science) -- United States ; United States. Dept. of Defense ; Aircraft leasing and renting -- United States

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List of United States Navy aircraft wings

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...This is a list of United States Navy aircraft wings. It covers both Carrier air wings and land-based wings.... ...This is a list of United States Navy aircraft wings. It covers both Carrier air wings and land-based wings. Sinc... ...It covers both Carrier air wings and land-based wings. Since air groups in the United States Navy were all redesignated as wings, it also covers group... ...overs both Carrier air wings and land-based wings. Since air groups in the United States Navy were all redesignated as wings, it also covers groups. ... ...oth Carrier air wings and land-based wings. Since air groups in the United States Navy were all redesignated as wings, it also covers groups. ... ...stablished on 1 November 1986 in the Pacific Fleet, and the "NM" tail code of the old CVW-19 was given to CVW-10, despite the earlier "AK" code. The n... ...[2] See also List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons No... ... Aircraft carriers ...

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Navy T-Ao Kaiser Class Oiler Contract : Hearings before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, First Session, May 2 and 4, 1995

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations

... Diler Co... HEARINGS BEFORE TILE PERMANENT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED F... ...ler Co... HEARINGS BEFORE TILE PERMANENT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED FOUR... ...NT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED FOURTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION MAY 2 AND 4,... ...OMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED FOURTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION MAY 2 AND 4, 1995 P... ... Office, Washington,DC 20402 ISBN 0-16-047678-X \ y j \ S. Hrg. 104-167 NAVY T-AO 187 KAISER CLASS OILER CONTRACTS Y 4. G 74/9: S. HRG, 104-167 =^—... ...d V. Hanson, Contracting Office, Naval Sea Systems Command 91 Alphabetical List of Witnesses Boyles, William R. Jr.: Testimony 79 Prepared statement 1... ...lable to do that. But if not, we have only one yard that can build nuclear aircraft car- riers and we get by, sir. 1The document referred to was marke... ...onstruction of cruise ships, the conversion of sealift ships to automobile carriers, the double hull requirements for tankers, the sale of various shi...

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List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons

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...This is a list of United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Deactivated or disestablished squadrons are listed... ...This is a list of United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Deactivated or disestablished squadrons are listed in t... ...tates Navy aircraft squadrons. Deactivated or disestablished squadrons are listed in the List of Inactive United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Navy ... ... aircraft squadrons. Deactivated or disestablished squadrons are listed in the List of Inactive United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Navy aircraft s... ... squadrons. Deactivated or disestablished squadrons are listed in the List of Inactive United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Navy aircraft squadrons ... ...Deactivated or disestablished squadrons are listed in the List of Inactive United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Navy aircraft squadrons are typicall... ...ated or disestablished squadrons are listed in the List of Inactive United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Navy aircraft squadrons are typically compo... ...Dragon is Airborne Mine Countermeasures (AMCM). The MH-53 can operate from carriers and other warships and is capable of towing a variety of mine hunt...

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All Hands; April 1973: Volume 52, Issue 609

By: Navy Department; Bureau of Navigation

... ALL HANDS COMING SOON. APRIL 197a T.HE FIRST OF JULY this year will mark the beginning of a period which will ... ... ALL HANDS COMING SOON. APRIL 197a T.HE FIRST OF JULY this year will mark the beginning of a period which will see great changes in the Nav... ...ear will mark the beginning of a period which will see great changes in the Navy uniform. Inasmuch as ALL HANDS Magazine and the Navy Uniform ... ... dress blues, the Navy decided to use it as the basic uniform to symbolize a united organiza- tion striving for common goals. Q. When will the... ...set and the crew practices rescuing a dummy from the cockpit of a simulated aircraft fire. The best way to rescue a pilot from each type of a... ...d permanence of the fin- ished product-was of prime importance. High on the list of evaluation points was the ingenuity shown by each command,... ...UALITY OF RIGHTS under the law shall not be de- nied or abridged by the United States or by any 1 So reads, in part, the language of what may b... ...r that the sys- tem he suggested will soon become standard on all aircraft carriers. ’ -Story by J03 John D. Berghofer APRIL 1973 55 .On the...

Description: Magazine of the US Navy.

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List of inactive United States Navy aircraft squadrons

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... There are hundreds of Inactive US Navy aircraft squadrons dating back to before World War I. Va... ... There are hundreds of Inactive US Navy aircraft squadrons dating back to before World War I. Various... ...at difficult to chart.[1] Squadrons, including those that have been redesignated, are in the List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons. The US Nav... ...ifficult to chart.[1] Squadrons, including those that have been redesignated, are in the List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons. The US Navy's ... ...ult to chart.[1] Squadrons, including those that have been redesignated, are in the List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons. The US Navy's offic... ... to chart.[1] Squadrons, including those that have been redesignated, are in the List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons. The US Navy's official... ...rt.[1] Squadrons, including those that have been redesignated, are in the List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons. The US Navy's official positi... ... Aircraft carriers ...

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All Hands; August 1958: Volume 37, Issue 433

By: Navy Department; Bureau of Navigation

...ON BULLETIN Auaust 1958 Nav-Pers-0 NUMBER 499 VICE ADMIRAL H. P. SMITH, USN The Chief of Naval Personnel REAR ADMIRAL J. R. LEE, USN The Deputy C... ...N Auaust 1958 Nav-Pers-0 NUMBER 499 VICE ADMIRAL H. P. SMITH, USN The Chief of Naval Personnel REAR ADMIRAL J. R. LEE, USN The Deputy Chief of Na... ...S Page What‘s Going on i.n the Fleet? ........................ 2 Roundup on Navy‘s Guided Missiles ................ 10 All-Navy Chefs Take the Cak... ...rve training duties. Largest and most significant items on the inactivation list are the four aircraft carriers destined to leave the Fleet. They... ...s. Largest and most significant items on the inactivation list are the four aircraft carriers destined to leave the Fleet. They are uss Boxer (CVS... ...st and most significant items on the inactivation list are the four aircraft carriers destined to leave the Fleet. They are uss Boxer (CVS 21), Ph... ...It has also been adopted by the Air Force for air defense of the continental United States. SPARROW I-An air-to-air missile which became operatio... ...lso been adopted by the Air Force for air defense of the continental United States. SPARROW I-An air-to-air missile which became operational in t...

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List of aircraft carriers of Russia and the Soviet Union

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...The list of aircraft carriers of the Soviet Union and Russia includes all aircraft carriers built by, pro... ...The list of aircraft carriers of the Soviet Union and Russia includes all aircraft carriers built by, propos... ...The list of aircraft carriers of the Soviet Union and Russia includes all aircraft carriers built by, proposed for, or in service with the naval forc... ... of aircraft carriers of the Soviet Union and Russia includes all aircraft carriers built by, proposed for, or in service with the naval forces of the... ...or in service with the naval forces of the Soviet Union or Russia. Though listed as aircraft carriers, none of these ships (with the possible excepti... ...aine to China. Completed 2012 and commissioned as People's Liberation Army Navy only aircraft carrier Liaoning Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk class Aircraft ... ...figurationList of sunken aircraft carriersList of aircraft carriers of the United States NavyList of aircraft carriers of the Royal NavyList of aircra... ...ionList of sunken aircraft carriersList of aircraft carriers of the United States NavyList of aircraft carriers of the Royal NavyList of aircraft carr...

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All Hands; October 1949: Volume 28, Issue 327

By: Navy Department; Bureau of Navigation

...ETIN OCTOBER 1949 Navpers-0 .NUMBER 392 REAR ADMIRAL JOHN W. ROPER, USN The Chief of Naval Personnel REAR ADMIRAL FREDERICK W. McMAHON, USN The D... ...BER 1949 Navpers-0 .NUMBER 392 REAR ADMIRAL JOHN W. ROPER, USN The Chief of Naval Personnel REAR ADMIRAL FREDERICK W. McMAHON, USN The Deputy Chie... ... . . . . . . . . 16 Everybody Wants to Get in the Game. . . . . . . . 18 Navy Sports Roundup.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 EMS Earni... ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42 Latest Shore Duty Eligibility List.. . . . . . . . . . 42 Armed Forces Information School.. . . . . . . ... ...ion pending a correction to its manual. Article C-10322, BuPers Manual, states that requests for transfer to the Fleet Reserve may be submitted no... ...ent, Washington 25, D. C. AIR SAFETY - “Approximately 75 per cent of all aircraft accidents are attributable to pilot error . . . pilots found gui... ...orded to determine the effectiveness of DDT against these vicious disease carriers whose life cycle the unit is studying. 76 is the name of it - us... ...nted to the Navy team to fill out the 12-man roster. Navy Third in Golf United States Air Force golfers tained possession of the James V. Forrest...

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Navy

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...The Spanish Armada fighting the English navy at the Battle of Gravelines in 1588 ... ...The Spanish Armada fighting the English navy at the Battle of Gravelines in 1588 ... ...The Spanish Armada fighting the English navy at the Battle of Gravelines in 1588 ... ... INS Vikramaditya (R33) with a Sea Harrier aircraft in the Arabian Sea. It is the Indian Navy's largest aircraft carri... ...le of Tsushima. A further step change in naval firepower occurred when the United Kingdom launched HMS Dreadnought (1906), but naval tactics still emp... ...rce of naval warfare. World War II also saw the United States become by far the largest Naval power in the world. In the late 20th... ...ly 3 nations (United States, France, and Brazil) presently operate CATOBAR carriers of any size, while Russia, China and India operate sizeable STOBAR... ...by an abbreviation indicating the national navy in which they serve. For a list of the prefixes used with ship names (HMS, USS, LÉ, etc.) see ship pre...

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All Hands; March 1970: Volume 49, Issue 572

By: Navy Department; Bureau of Navigation

...e, Mass. This office was later mov- ed to Washington, D. C., and became a part of the Naval Observatory. In 1854, the Depot of Charts and In... ...Mass. This office was later mov- ed to Washington, D. C., and became a part of the Naval Observatory. In 1854, the Depot of Charts and Instr... ...tinguished career of Professor Simon New- comb, a government employee of the Navy Depart- ment for over 40 years. His research in celestial me... ...al waters. Environmental sensing platforms included moored buoys, surface ships, aircraft, and satellites of oppor- tunity. The problems of predi... ... impossible. Teamwork has been the keystone of the accomplishment in the United States space program. The space effort is the basic ... ...ible. Teamwork has been the keystone of the accomplishment in the United States space program. The space effort is the basic responsi... ...arrow on the main deck indi- cates the ship is sinking. At a certain angle of list, she is considered lost. The teams move with a sense of di... ...ind Tribute Ships with the name have been sloops, sidewheelers and aircraft carriers. One ran the British block- ade in the Revolution. Ano...

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United States Navy

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...War and the military Military of  Ancient Rome Austra... ... Royal Air Force Royal Navy) Air Force ... ... The United States Navy Portal ... ... The United States Navy Portal ... ... The United States Navy Portal ... ... Navy Reserve and operates 278 ships in active service and more than 4,000 aircraft. The U.S. Navy traces its origins to the Continent... ...tions during the Battle of Leyte Gulf, and screened United States aircraft carriers as they conducted air raids against enemy positions. During the Ko... ... What are ? List of portals Feat...

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All Hands; March 1953: Volume 32, Issue 368

By: Navy Department; Bureau of Navigation

...IN MARCH 1953 Navpers-0 NUMBER 433 VICE ADMIRAL JAMES 1. HOLLOWAY, Jr., USN The Chief of Naval Personnel REAR ADMIRAL JOSEPH F. BOLGER, USN The D... ...1953 Navpers-0 NUMBER 433 VICE ADMIRAL JAMES 1. HOLLOWAY, Jr., USN The Chief of Naval Personnel REAR ADMIRAL JOSEPH F. BOLGER, USN The Deputy Chie... ........ 12 Leyte Crew Stages Hit with Broadway Show ...... 15 Merchant Marine: Navy's Sister at Sea ................ 16 How Good is Your Public Relat... ...clined to think of the wartime role of the Navy in terms of striking power - carriers and camer-based aircraft - and all too often forget one of o... ...rtime role of the Navy in terms of striking power - carriers and camer-based aircraft - and all too often forget one of our most essential weapons... ...the date of detachment. Alnav 69, which became effective 1 Jan 1953, further states that a mem- ber of a submarine crew who is away from his sub o... ...keeping the units informed on naval policy and directives. Here’s a partial list of the non-pay units which help prepare Reservists to better fit... ...a Navy Department under which the frigates Constitu- tion, Constellation and United States and other warships were sent to sea to guard American m...

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List of aircraft carrier classes of the United States Navy

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...ovember 14, 1910, pilot Eugene Burton Ely took off in a Curtiss plane from the bow of Birmingham and later landed a Curtiss Model D on Pennsylvania on... ...14, 1910, pilot Eugene Burton Ely took off in a Curtiss plane from the bow of Birmingham and later landed a Curtiss Model D on Pennsylvania on 18 Janu... ...a ship designed for launching and recovering of airplanes at sea—the first aircraft carrier of the United States Navy. More aircraft carriers were app... ...ching and recovering of airplanes at sea—the first aircraft carrier of the United States Navy. More aircraft carriers were approved and built, includi... ...nd recovering of airplanes at sea—the first aircraft carrier of the United States Navy. More aircraft carriers were approved and built, including the ... ...vering of airplanes at sea—the first aircraft carrier of the United States Navy. More aircraft carriers were approved and built, including the Ranger,... ...at sea—the first aircraft carrier of the United States Navy. More aircraft carriers were approved and built, including the Ranger, the first class of ... ... See also List of escort aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy ...

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All Hands; September 1952: Volume 31, Issue 362

By: Navy Department; Bureau of Navigation

...munique No. 116 - 21 February 1952 (Korean time) . . . “Small sampans in the region north of Songjin were attacked by our surface naval vessels ye... ...21 February 1952 (Korean time) . . . “Small sampans in the region north of Songjin were attacked by our surface naval vessels yesterday These wer... ...being in somebody else’s backfield - he was an All-American halfback for Navy in 1950. But even Bartos would have had a tough time holding on to a... ... send-off wher the naval vessel left the Korean theater for a trip to the United States SEPTEMBER 7952 THE WORD Frank, Authentic Advance Informat... ...ff wher the naval vessel left the Korean theater for a trip to the United States SEPTEMBER 7952 THE WORD Frank, Authentic Advance Information On... ...TION - ALL, HANDS Magazine is distributed to all commands and activities listed in the Standard Navy Distribution List (SNDL) . Distribution is ma... ...ill visit to Oran, Algeria. B1uejackets”Diet‘ Includes Musical Fare From carriers to submarine ten- ders, music plays a part in the life of every ... ...shown in main chamber. volunteer) is seated and strapped in an ordinary aircraft seat mounted in- side the gondola. Since he is not visi- ble to ...

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Aircraft cruiser

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...HSwMS Gotland The aircraft cruiser (also known as aviation cruiser or cruiser-carrier) wa... ...HSwMS Gotland The aircraft cruiser (also known as aviation cruiser or cruiser-carrier) was or... ...on cruiser or cruiser-carrier) was originally a 1930s experimental concept of creating an all-around warship, trying to combine all the good features ... ... aircraft cruiser is the helicopter cruiser. The Invincible-class aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy can also be considered; they were originally cla... ...he helicopter cruiser. The Invincible-class aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy can also be considered; they were originally classed as cruisers due t... ...so Early types One United States design for a flight deck cruiser from 1930,[1] was described ... ... Early types One United States design for a flight deck cruiser from 1930,[1] was described as "a B... ... List of naval ship classes in service ...

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All Hands : Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin; June 1943: Volume 22, Issue 251

By: Navy Department; Bureau of Navigation

...MOUNT FUJIYAMA THROUGH THE PERISCOPE OF A U. S. SUBMARINE JUNE 1943 0 NUMBER 315 REAR ADMIRAL RANDALL JA... ...UBMARINE JUNE 1943 0 NUMBER 315 REAR ADMIRAL RANDALL JACOBS, USN The Chief of Naual Personnel REAR ADMIRAL L. E. DENFELD, USN The Assis... ...N The Assistant Chief of Naual Personlzel Table of Contents Page The Navy's Part in the African Victory. ... 2 U. S. Attacks Japs on Attu. .... ......... 13 10 Shots-10 Japanese Ships Hit. ......... 14 Spanish: Short List of Words and Phrases. . 15 The New Recognition System. ............. ... Fleets Supplied Allies All of North Africa-stretching from the new United States naval operating base at Casablanca on the Atlantic to t... ...s Supplied Allies All of North Africa-stretching from the new United States naval operating base at Casablanca on the Atlantic to the Bri... ... Atlantic convoys often went the Navy’s new dual-purpose auxil- iary aircraft carriers, providing mer- chant vessels with an air umbrella €or... ... convoys often went the Navy’s new dual-purpose auxil- iary aircraft carriers, providing mer- chant vessels with an air umbrella €or the cros...

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United States Navy ships

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...The names of commissioned ships of the United States Navy all start with USS, meaning 'United States Ship'.... ...The names of commissioned ships of the United States Navy all start with USS, meaning 'United States Ship'. No... ...The names of commissioned ships of the United States Navy all start with USS, meaning 'United States Ship'. Non-co... ...The names of commissioned ships of the United States Navy all start with USS, meaning 'United States Ship'. Non-commissio... ...The names of commissioned ships of the United States Navy all start with USS, meaning 'United States Ship'. Non-commissioned, ci... ...es of ships have names originated from different types of sources. Modern aircraft carriers and submarines use nuclear reactors for power. See United... ...ps have names originated from different types of sources. Modern aircraft carriers and submarines use nuclear reactors for power. See United States N... ...ruise missiles and a population defense role through Missile defense. See List of ships of the United States Navy for a more complete listing of ship...

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Aircraft Survivability Journal : Spring 2002: Spring 2002

By: Dennis Lindell; Dale B. Atkinsons

... Aircraft Survivability • Spring 2002 2 Aircraft Survivability is published three times a year by the Joint Techn... ...ty • Spring 2002 2 Aircraft Survivability is published three times a year by the Joint Technical Coordinating Group on Aircraft Survivability (JTCG/AS... ... addressed to the Editor— Dale B. Atkinson E-mail: dba@starpower.net Mailing list additions, deletions, changes, and calendar items may be directed to... ... Heely UAVS and Combat Survivability 7 by Rear Admiral Robert H.Gormley, U.S.Navy (Ret) Combat Data Collection 10 by Lt Col Anthony E.Brindisi, Mr.Joh... ...eers in Survivability— Joseph A. Manchor 30 by Mr. Dale B.Atkinson Calendar of Events 32 JOINTAERONAUTICAL COMMANDERSGROUP JACG Aircraft Survivabili... ...g capability along with our minimum risk to survivability. The 21 st Century United States Naval forces must be equipped to exploit the vast array of ... ...ility along with our minimum risk to survivability. The 21 st Century United States Naval forces must be equipped to exploit the vast array of informa... ... FA–18C Hornet from Naval Air Stations in California and Japan, and aircraft carriers in the Pacific and Indian Oceans. He commanded Strike Fighter Sq...

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