Archive for April 29th, 2011

Bataan ARG relieved Kearsarge ARG

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The Bataan Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and 22nd Marine Expeditionary Group (MEU) relieved the Kearsarge ARG and 26th MEU of their duties in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR) April 27.

Satellite images show new constructions at North Korea nuclear site

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Satellite images obtained by Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS) show new constructions at North Korea’s Yongbyon nuclear complex.
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Ex-Dutch F-16 pilot charged for spying

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A former Dutch F-16 pilot from 313 Squadron has been charged for spying. It is understood that the 37-year-old captain had left the military in 2010 and later got into financial troubles.

Photo: Varyag gets first phased array radar antenna

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A phase array radar antenna, similar to the ones installed on Type 052C destroyers, has been placed on Varyag’s island.

Britain’s new aircraft carriers to cost £1 billion more

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The cost of building the Royal Navy’s two new aircraft carriers is set to rise by another £1 billion at least.
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