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‘Forgotten no more’: Washington City honors USS Utah crew 82 years after Pearl Harbor attack

St George News 08 Dec 2023
The story of the USS Utah was told, a ship originally not fired upon by Japanese planes who were targeting aircraft carriers that day. For reasons unknown, six planes strayed from the attack formation while firing torpedoes on two ships near each other ... the military ship was listing onto its side. Still inside the ship are the ashes of Nancy Wagner.

Pearl Harbor survivor featured at annual event

The Vindicator 08 Dec 2023
“The significance of Pearl Harbor & Beyond Remembrance Day is to continue to bring awareness of this horrific surprise attack by Japanese fighter planes on our military ... “I thought something rammed into our ship ... There was a threat the ship would sink because it was listing.

NASA Laser Reflecting Instruments to Help Pinpoint Earth Measurements

NASA 08 Dec 2023
The best known use of GPS satellites is to help people know their location whether driving a car, navigating a ship or plane, or trekking across remote NASA home page.

How the USSR wanted to build a nuclear-powered AIRSHIP

Russia Beyond 08 Dec 2023
Below, we reveal one of the riskiest ideas thought up by engineers ... Ivan Shagin/Sputnik. From a record to a crash ... ‘Tekhnika – Molodezhi’ wrote that many people still prefer an ocean liner rather than a plane, despite its slow pace ... So why not combine the best sides of planes and ships in dirigibles – speed and comfort? ... .

AISEG, a breakthrough innovation for zero-fuel, zero-emission power generation, unveiled at COP28

Enid News & Eagle 08 Dec 2023
DUBAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 8, 2023-- ... This press release features multimedia. View the full release here. https.// ... Business Wire) ... It also replaces the immense fuel needed for ships, planes, and carriers, and every other power source at customised power plants. Eco-friendly solution for the power demand.

In loving memory of John McBeth

Asiatimes 08 Dec 2023
John McBeth, Journalist. 1944-2023 ... He was 79 ... He was already a hero of mine ... Already have an account? Sign in ... McBeth’s last file to Asia Times was a personal portrait in which he noted he first arrived in Asia by ship, not plane, and that he was one of the last of a generation of foreign journalists who lived the story and made Asia their home.

Decolonise How? | How do you cover a genocide?

The New Humanitarian 08 Dec 2023
Republish this article. Editor’s note. This column, Decolonise how?, charts efforts to build a global media ethics for the 21st century ... reporters, TV crews, and celebrity news anchors from all major international networks battled to get in and report; politicians and dignitaries came; food flooded in, first by the plane load and later by ship ... .

Congdon met Pearl Harbor survivors on 60th anniversary in 2001; Coast Guard vet served aboard ...

Cleburne Times-Review 07 Dec 2023
The ship’s gunners fired at some Japanese planes that morning, but they were out of range. At almost noon, five enemy planes came within range — and several .50-caliber tracers fired from the ship appeared to pierce the wing and tail structure of one of the planes ...

Pearl Harbor, an anatomy of an attack

St George News 07 Dec 2023
Within 10 minutes the gallant ship rolled onto its left side, snapping the mooring lines before turning turtle and resting upside down on the far side of Ford Island. The ship was a total loss ... as her crew raised her ensign (flag) several men noted planes over the mountains to the north ... Simmons then saw yet more planes making another run on the Utah.

Date of infamy: A look back at the Pearl Harbor attack 07 Dec 2023
In the first wave, at least 181 Japanese planes started bombing and strafing airfields and ships in Pearl Harbor around 7.55 a.m ... An hour later, 170 more planes arrived in a second wave ... The photo was taken from a Japanese plane ... No planes or bombs were discovered and the incident was later determined to be a false alarm ... 18 ships damaged.

Kay County remembers 82nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor

The Ponca City News 07 Dec 2023
During the attack and as the bombs were dropped, 20 naval ships, more than 300 ...

What training can and cannot do

Splash24/7 07 Dec 2023
Andrew Craig-Bennett loves aviation training, less so how we go about it these days in shipping ... The real difference between training in civil aviation and in merchant shipping is that everyone in the crew of a plane knows who she or he works for, who their staff manager is, and expects to carry on working for the same outfit, all going well.

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day: Why Tennessee flags will fly at half staff in honor of Dec. 7, 1941

Oakridger 07 Dec 2023
The attack resulted in the deaths of thousands of service members and civilians, over a thousand injuries, the sinking of American ships and destruction of aircraft ... 7, 1941, Japanese planes flew over Pearl Harbor in Hawaii dropping bombs on ships of the U.S.

Pearl Harbor: Americans unite after deadly attack

Lockport Union-Sun 07 Dec 2023
The decision to go to war was made when dive bombers and torpedo planes launched from Japanese aircraft carriers attacked the U.S ... Even merchant vessels dubbed Liberty Ships were being constructed in record time ... Navy ships anchored in Tokyo Bay when the Japanese surrendered unconditionally.

Friendly Fiji

Journal Online Chicago 07 Dec 2023
By JOHN HANDLEY. Special to the Journal & Topics ... (John Handley Photos) ... Fiji water is bottled 100 percent in Fiji and shipped here.) ... The ship is equipped with coral reef viewing kayaks, snorkel and scuba diving equipment, and stand-up paddle boards ... Take a ferry, helicopter, plane or cruise ship, depending on your available time and budget ... ....

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