On the night of April 14, 1912, in the last hours before the Titanic struck the iceberg, passengers in all classes were enjoying unprecedented luxuries. In
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Russian aircraft carriers represented the fading threat of Russia at the end of the Cold War. In 1967 it launched Moskva and Leningrad two years later
In the century of conventional carriers, several aircraft arresting system designs were tried tested. Only one became universal: the transverse pendant
Operation Praying Mantis was a 1988 attack U.S. in Iranian territorial waters for Iran mining the Persian Gulf and damaging an American warship.
An angled deck solved many flight problems of supersonic jet flight in the aircraft carrier age, particularly high-performance aircraft on a straight deck
Operation Desert Storm was a U.S.-led coalition designed to forcibly ejecting Iraq from Kuwait. Iraq sought to secure a greater share of Mideast petroleum
Aerial refueling is the process of transferring fuel from one military aircraft to another during flight, allowing the receiver to remain airborne longer