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U.S. Navy Ships Launch Tomahawk Missiles Into Syria

The guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) conducts strike operations against Syria while in the Mediterranean Sea, April 7, 2017. U.S. Navy Photo The United States fired 59 Tomahawk missiles into Syria Thursday from two U.S. Navy ships in what … Continue reading

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Hull Repair For The HMS Victory

The old girl is collapsing! Not really but really. Please read this story I found on “Old Salt Blog” and watch the video. Last week we made a post with the headline, HMS Victory ‘Collapsing’ Under Her Own Weight.  The headline … Continue reading

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USS Constitution Going To Dry Dock

 

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First Nuclear Ship Being Decommissioned

Ship Photos of the Day – First Floating Nuclear Power Plant Reaches End of the Road in Galveston After a 1,750 mile tow from Virginia, the Sturgis barge arrived at the Port of Galveston, Texas on Thursday where its nuclear … Continue reading

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Man Spends 20 Years building 3 Model Warships

Model maker spends 20 years building scaled down fleet of radio-controlled warships Tony Ansell has been making model warships for the last 20 years at home Mr Ansell uses original Royal Navy blueprints to make scale model ships On average … Continue reading

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The US Airforce Has A Spy Ship?

The U.S. Air Force quietly keeps a small, inconspicuous spy ship in the Persian Gulf, presumably in order to keep an eye on Iran’s missile launches. Technically speaking, USNS Invincible—a 224-foot vessel displacing a mere 2,800 tons—belongs to Military Sealift … Continue reading

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Civil War Ships Under Construction

Our built in the USA model team is busy packing and shipping our LED lit Airplane models, They will be arriving to their new owner this week! A very large project with a few four foot wide model planes to … Continue reading

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Russian Barque Kruzenshtern Sinks a Tug

I found this story very interesting. The image says it all. A embarrassing moment for any Captain and of course the accident is still under investigation. The image below shows the impact and as the Barque continues forward it push’s … Continue reading

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Ship Models gallery at San Mateo County History Museum

By Simone Garcia, communications manager, San Mateo County Historical Association. The San Mateo County History Museum has reopened its exhibit gallery, “Charles Parsons’ Ships of the World.” The gallery is undergoing an upgrade that includes new murals, interactive activities, video … Continue reading

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Blackbeards Legacy Can Now be Seen!

Chris Seward – cseward@newsobserver.com X-rays of some of the items taken from Blackbeard’s ship, the Queen Anne’s Revenge, are seen at a conservation lab in Greenville. The X-rays can show what may be covered up by centuries of iron, sand … Continue reading

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