Citations with the tag: CRUISERS (Warships)
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- Cruiser Moskva returns to Sevastopol after four month cruise.
Interfax // Russia & FSU General News; 11/18/2013, p1
MOSCOW. Nov 18 (Interfax-AVN) - The guard missile cruiser Moskva, the flagship of the Russian Black Sea Fleet, which is under the command of Captain I Rank Sergei Tronev, returned to Sevastopol after fulfilling tasks in the ocean zone and in the Mediterranean on Saturday.
- HMS Belfast.
Interfax // Professional Engineering; 6/2/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p56
The article offers information on HMS Belfast, the second World War light cruiser located at the South Bank in London, England.
- S.M.S. "Dresden"; her end and her crew's fate.
Rickenback, Peter C. // Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine; 9/30/2005, Vol. 197 Issue 143, p16
Reprints the article "S.M.S. "Dresden"; Her End and Her Crew's Fate," by Peter C. Rickenback, which appeared in the August 2004 issue of "Germania."
- 2008 CHANGES IN SHIPS' STATUS.
Rickenback, Peter C. // Sea Power; Jan2009, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p55
The article lists the changes that took place in the status of ships of the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and naval auxiliaries of Military Sealift Command in 2008 which include decommissioning of the Kitty Hawk (CV 63) aircraft cruiser, inactivation...
- Lest we forget.
Wertheim, Eric // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Oct99, Vol. 125 Issue 10, p94
Focuses on the Brooklyn-class light cruiser USS Honolulu (CL-48) warship in the United States. Role of the Honolulu in naval operations during World War II; Contributions to the battle of Tassafaronga; Prevention of Japanese reinforcement at Guadalcanal; Support for the landings on New Georgia.
- "Pounding the Do Son Peninsula".
Goff, Robert M. // Naval History; Feb2008, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p8
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Pounding the Do Son Peninsula," in the August 2007 issue.
- Miraculous Melee.
Cutler, Thomas J. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Jun2012, Vol. 138 Issue 6, p93
The article reports that in order to ensue melee, three ships of the U.S., including the USS Hoel, DD-557 and DE-413, were sunk. It states that as two cruisers of Japan closed on the helpless carrier flagship, the USS Fanshaw Bay, CVE-70, the destroyer escorts, Raymond, DE-341, started firing...
- Long Legs.
Williams, John Page; Baione, Patricia // Boating; Feb2003, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p48
Features C-Dory 25, a cruiser powered by a 130-hp Honda BF 130.
- THE IRON CROSS EPIDEMIC.
Williams, John Page; Baione, Patricia // Punch or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, December 23, 1914; 1/1/1914, p32
The article offers information regarding the captain of a German cruiser who gives an order to lighten the ship to speed up.
- Stealthy New Look For The Navy.
Williams, John Page; Baione, Patricia // Popular Mechanics; Aug2002, Vol. 179 Issue 8, p34
Reports on the construction of DDX, a family of destroyers, cruisers and combat ships for the U.S. Navy.
- Settling the Keel-shape Debate.
Nicholson, Darrell // Practical Sailor; Sep2012, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p2
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the author discusses the Island Packet Estero, a 36-footer shoal-draft cruiser with a full keel.
- Island Packet's Shoal Cruiser.
Nicholson, Darrell // Practical Sailor; Sep2012, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p12
The article evaluates Island Packet's 36-foot shoal draft Estero full-keel cruiser.
Glass, John // History Today; Oct2006, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p66
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Our Enemy Made Us Better," in the September 2006 issue.
- Fabric Planes-Iron Men: Reuniting the Collier Trophy with 1924 Round-the-World Flight Artifacts.
Eisel, Braxton; Watkins, Daniel L. // Air Power History; Spring2003, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p12
Relates the story of the round-the-world flight of the U.S. Army Air Service Douglas World Cruisers in 1924. Purpose of the around-the-world flight; Robert J. Collier Trophy awarded to the U.S. Army Air Service; Specifications of the airplane used.
- A High-Efficiency Power Cruiser.
Jolley, Eric // Professional Boatbuilder; Oct/Nov2008, Issue 115, p162
The article presents a discussion about the Shearwater cruiser, adapted from a paper prepared by the author for the "First Chesapeake Power Boat Symposium" that was held in Annapolis, Maryland in March 2008.
- CRUISERS (CG).
Jolley, Eric // Sea Power; Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p96
Features the U.S. cruisers ANZIO (CG 68) and Antietam (CG 54) Tinderoga Class. Displacement of the cruisers; Length and beam; Builders of the cruiser.
- The Pilot House.
Shaum, Jack // PowerShips; Summer2010, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p4
The article discusses two ships docked on the Delaware River that are in danger of being scrapped, the Spanish-American cruiser USS Olympia and the liner United States.
- "I'll Take a CRUISER!".
INGLIS, THOMAS B. // Sea Classics; Oct2013, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p42
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being the captain of the cruiser USS Birmingham from August 1943 to November 22, 1944 during World War II and waging war against the Japanese in the Pacific.
- The Old Navy Game.
Ferguson, Otis // New Republic; 6/13/34, Vol. 79 Issue 1019, p131
Focuses on the convergence of ships of the U.S. Navy at the docks. Worth of ships; Reactions of the taxpayers on the battleships; Efficiency of the new cruisers supersede battleships.
- Lest We Forget.
Wertheim, Eric // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Jun2002, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p110
Focuses on the United States Navy's cruiser ship USS Albany. Length of service to the Navy; Damages suffered during training cruises; Failed restoration; Decommissioning of the ship on August 1980.
- Setting the Pace.
Craig, Jeanne // MotorBoating; Feb2009, Vol. 202 Issue 2, p72
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience regarding the cruiser Nordic Tugs 49.
- Navy leverages COTS for first `smart ship'.
Rhea, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics; Dec96, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p6
Reports on the deployment of the US Navy's smart ship, the Ticonderoga-class cruiser USS Yorktown in the Caribbean. Testing of the Integrated Control System (ICS) from the Litton Industries; Features of the commercial off-the-shelf system incorporated in the ship.
- AIR POWER PLATFORMS FOR MEDIUM AND SMALL NAVIES.
Pustam, Anil R. // Naval Forces; Apr2002, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p12
Examines surface combatant choices available to smaller navies to counter the increased air and missile threat. Medium aircraft carriers; Amphibious platforms or multi-role aircraft carriers; Aircraft-carrying cruisers or hybrid carriers.
- U.S. Navy, International Forces Respond to Piracy Attack.
Pustam, Anil R. // All Hands; Jun2011, Issue 1131, p38
The article reports that U.S. Ship (USS) Bunker Hill and the Turkish ship Giresun have responded to pirates' attack on the Panamanian-flagged merchant vessel Full City.
- Navy Christens Guided-Missile Destroyer Michael Murphy.
Lasco, Dominique M. // All Hands; Jun2011, Issue 1131, p39
The article reports on the U.S. Navy's baptism ceremony on the destroyer Michael Murphy (DDG 112) on May 7, 2011 wherein Maureen Murphy, mother of the ship's sponsor Navy Seal Lieutenant Michael Murphy, had the honor to break a bottle of champagne across the ship's bow as a navy tradition.
- A MINOR AFFAIR.
Dorling, Henry Taprell // Stand By! Naval Sketches & Stories; 1/1/1916, p14
A letter from Henry Taprell Dorling to Daniel is presented, which elaborates a certain little affair in the time of the light cruisers, destroyers, and seaplanes; the elicited brief information from the Secretary of the Admiralty; and the approval of naval news for anxious newspaper readers.
- THE USS SALT LAKE CITY'S VERY WET SAILOR!
Dorling, Henry Taprell // Sea Classics; Sep2011, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p32
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of sailing on the cruiser Salt Lake City (CA-25) in 1945 and later meeting a fellow sailor who had been washed overboard from the boat.
- The War.
Dorling, Henry Taprell // America; 6/28/1919, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p293
The article reports that the German crews interned at Scapa Flow in the Orkneys sank most of their fleet in Germany on June 21, 1919. It notes that the battleships and battle cruisers were lost, 18 destroyers were beached, while the others went ashore in a half-sunken condition. Admiral Sir...
- Driving the Aegis Cruiser.
Eyer, K. S. J. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Dec2002, Vol. 128 Issue 12, p70
Presents suggestions for handling Aegis cruisers. Advantages of the technique of pumping the rudder to increase the rate of turn of cruisers; Techniques that should be used to maintain the ship position while nearing a pier at slow speeds; Approach needed to overcome the man-overboard problem.
- I Saw the Helena Go Down.
Morris, C. G.; Cave, Hugh B. // Saturday Evening Post; 1/22/1944, Vol. 216 Issue 30, p20
Presents an article on the U.S.S. Helena cruiser which was ambushed by the Japanese at the Kula Gulf in Kolombangara, Solomon Islands. Overview of the military weapons of the cruiser; Impact of two torpedos on the ship; Use of a flashlight to the survivors of the ship.
- Bridgetown, BARBADOS.
Young, Susan J. // Travel Agent; 4/23/2012, Vol. 340 Issue 3, p36
The article discusses the cruising activities at the port of Bridgetown, Barbados and the increase in the popularity of the port for cruise lines. It notes that the Windstar Cruises' Wind Spirit sailing ship has multiple turnaround voyages at the area, while Silversea Cruises has planned to do...
- PICTURES ON THE WALL.
BOGART, CHARLES H. // Sea Classics; Mar2013, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p42
The article focuses on several photos and colored lithographs of various naval ships used for home decorations in the U.S. It informs that the lithographs included the dynamite cruiser Vesuvius, the protected cruiserPhiladelphia and Newark and the armored cruiser New York. Several photographs of...
- Lawmakers Question Service Chiefs Over Size of Fleets, Hull Commonality.
Fein, Geoff // Defense Daily; 12/14/2007, Vol. 236 Issue 51, p1
The article addresses the concerns of U.S. legislators regarding fleet size and capabilities. House members have been pushing for the Navy to build its next generation cruiser, CG(X), with a nuclear propulsion system. According to Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Gary Roughead, the cost of...
- Pure Allure.
KOENIG, KEVIN // Power & Motoryacht; Mar2013, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p72
The article evaluates the cruiser Targa 62GT from boat manufacturer Fairline.
- BOATS FOR SALE.
KOENIG, KEVIN // Sea Magazine; Dec2011, Vol. 103 Issue 12, p84
The article lists numerous boats for sale through the top brokers in the West Coast, along with its types, sizes, and prices which includes the ChristCraft sportboat (SB), the Pursuit express (EX), and the Bertram cruiser (CR).
- Acting CO--King for a Day.
Evanoff, Tom // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Jul2002, Vol. 128 Issue 7, p75
Relates the author's experience as acting commanding officer (CO) of an Aegis cruiser in the United States. Meeting of the ship's CO with the commander of the battle group; Exercises performed by the Aegis cruiser while the captain was onboard the battle group's aircraft carrier; Extension of...
- Notes From England.
Evanoff, Tom // America; 6/26/1909, Vol. 1 Issue 11, p283
This section offers news briefs on issues and events in England in 1909. Liner Sappho collided against the British third-class protected cruiser with the same name in Dungeness, England in late June 1909. The cruiser was damaged but all the crewmen were either landed in life-boats while the...
- PROWLER IN THE GROOVE.
Evanoff, Tom // Naval Aviation News; Sep/Oct2000, Vol. 82 Issue 6, p6
Reports the mounting of an EA-6B Prowler, electronic warfare aircraft to the ramp of George Washington (CVN 73) during a Joint Task Force exercise in the Atlantic Ocean. Utilization of the guided missile cruiser Normandy (CG 60) in the exercise.
- Found After 66 Years.
Evanoff, Tom // Naval History; Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p8
The article reports that the wreck of the missing Royal Australian Navy light cruiser HMAS Sydney II has been discovered about 12 nautical miles from the remains of the German raider that sank her. The cruiser was lost on November 19, 1941 with her entire crew. The remains of the cruiser were...
- Death on the Saint Paul.
Evanoff, Tom // Time; 5/5/1952, Vol. 59 Issue 18, p33
The article reports on the death of 30 crew members of the U.S. cruiser Saint Paul from an accidental explosion in one of the forward eight-inch turrets of the naval ship in April 1952.
- ACB 32 Expedition Flybridge.
McAfee, Roger // Pacific Yachting: Boating in the Pacific Northwest; Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p75
The article evaluates the ACB 32 Expedition Flybridge cruiser from Aluminum Chambered Boats Inc.
- A LOVELY TIME TO BE IN LA PAZ.
RAINS, PAT // Sea Magazine; Feb2013, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p12
The article reflects on the events that will be held in La Paz, Mexico from February 2013 to May 2013. It states that the La Paz Bay Fest will incorporate several classes of racing such as dinghies, cruisers and power circuit race and nautical seminars at Bay Fest will include several events...
- A Soldier's Story: Bill Havins.
HUDGINS, SARAH L. // East Bernard Express (TX); 12/19/2013, Vol. 70 Issue 51, p3
The article informs about the experiences of radio operator Bill Havins of traveling in the USS Minneapolis CA-36, a heavy cruiser in 1942.
HUDGINS, SARAH L. // Smithsonian;
This article provides several corrections for the January 2008 issue of "Smithsonian" including the description of the ships on page 44 of the edition, the location of the Turkish ruins on page 91, and the temperature chart on page 21.
- U.S., UK and S. Korea conduct joint naval exercises near tense zone.
HUDGINS, SARAH L. // Geo-Strategy Direct; 12/18/2013, p1
The article focuses on the naval exercises conducted by the forces of South Korea, Great Britain and the U.S. at the Korean Peninsula. Various objects used in the exercise includes a 7,600-ton South Korean guided missile destroyer, a 9,800-ton U.S. guided missile cruiser and 8,000-ton British...
Timberg, Robert // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; May2008, Vol. 134 Issue 5, p8
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Tom Marfiak on the ballistic-missile-defense cruisers and another by Tom Cutler on naval literature of 2007.
- British and Japanese Viewpoints on the Navy Cruiser Problem.
Osumi, M. // Congressional Digest; Jan1929, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p6
The necessity for the further construction of cruisers by the U.S. having been repeatedly stated at the tripartite conference in Geneva and again in connection with the Anglo-French naval compromise. The U.S. is weaker in the ratio of cruiser force as compared with England; and while England may...
- Should Uncle Sam Build More Cruisers? Pro.
Osumi, M. // Congressional Digest; Jan1929, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p13
The two foremost nations in the world today are the United States and Great Britain, and these are the two nations that have learned that the differences which arise between them are best settled by other means than a recourse to war. They have learned this salutary lesson through experience....
- Historic Fleets.
Baker III, A. D. // Naval History; Oct2004, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p12
The four small cruisers of the Atlanta class (CL 51-54) and their successorsâ€” the four Oaklands (CL 95-98) and the three Juneaus (CL 119-121)â€” were the result of mid-1930s diplomatic pressure by Great Britain to limit the standard displacement of future cruisers to 8,000 tons....
- WARSHIPS IN TRANSITION: ARMORED CRUISER SOUTH DAKOTA.
Larson, George A. // Sea Classics; Feb2011, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p14
The article highlights the history of USS South Dakota (ACR-9), an armored cruiser of the Pennsylvania-class. The cruiser was built by the Union Iron Works of San Francisco, California and was launched on July 21, 1904. South Dakota cruiser went to Honolulu, Hawaii on September 11, 1909 as part...