Aircraft carrier

The White House suddenly announced a U.S. aircraft carrier and a bomber wing would be deployed in the Persian Gulf.
At his daily briefing, press secretary Sean Spicer denies that the White House mislead the media on the heading of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson.
In the late 1800s, when America was the rising power and the British Empire was the established one, the two nations mitigated
However, it's a quite different story, considering the fact that the Type 001A is China's first domestically built carrier
It's not just that American consumers are helping to finance the construction of China's war machine. There is also the creeping loss of control over core strategic elements like the US food chain.
So what's our next president to do to meet the challenge of China's growing "carrier killer" arsenal of missiles, mines, cruise missile-equipped catamarans, and ultra-quiet diesel-electric submarines?
The autonomous underwater vehicle Echo Ranger has taken a close look of the newly discovered U.S.S. Independence, a WWII-era aircraft carrier used in atomic bomb tests in 1946.
Paul will visit South Carolina on April 9 after formally declaring his candidacy in his home state of Kentucky on April 7
Iran is building a nonworking mock-up of an American nuclear-powered aircraft carrier that United States officials say may
Some people are under the impression that cutting unnecessary Pentagon spending is a non-starter with all Republicans, or almost all of them. But in the recent past, there has been a substantial group of Republicans in the House who were willing to vote to cut the Pentagon budget.
The federal government shutdown debacle finally ended, but its effects live on. In this case, continuing to effect America's Asia-Pacific pivot, our big geopolitical shift from fateful over-engagement with the Islamic world of the Middle East and Central Asia to heightened engagement with the rising Asia-Pacific.
CORRECTION: A previous version of the article stated incorrectly that a contractor had paid the Navy one cent for the carrier
Notwithstanding the Nobel Peace Prize handed to President Barack Obama for not being George W. Bush or Dick Cheney, the posture emerging from the U.S. of late suggests the judgment in White House precincts is more the latter than the former.
How do Americans feel about the fast-emerging world of which the Snowden revelations -- involving overly busy human analysts who might look at their personal data -- are only a part? Hard to say. After all, few know about it yet.
As our C-2A Greyhound transport plane landed on the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier last week, our group had no idea what to expect for the next 24 hours we were spending aboard the nuclear-powered Nimitz carrier.
The problem, of course, is that the human body can produce, at best, about 1 horsepower for a one-minute flight. This is about half the power that it takes to run a good hair dryer! Is it even possible to build a helicopter that can lift so much weight on so little power?
Wyoming does have a National Guard with Army and Air Force units. "It was a poison pill," Zwonitzer said of the creation
Working and selling fashion, we always discuss function vs fashion. The concept can be rather chicken and the egg...does the functionality of a garment influence the design or the fashion trend of the design influence the function?
In the midst of last month's debt ceiling insanity, the Chinese Ministry of Defense quietly acknowledged what must be one of the world's worst-kept secrets: China is building an aircraft carrier.
For decades now, aircraft carriers have been the dominant symbols of military power and technological strength. Nations who