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Shelly Funeral Home, Plumsteadville Benjamin powell Tinicum Twp. – Benjamin Powell, 87, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on December 13, 2021. Ben was born September 6, 1934 in Philadelphia, PA, son of Hickman and Gladys Powell. He moved when he was young to Tinicum Township, where he lived his entire life. …

The end of 2021 could prove to be an important milestone in the evolution of strategic relations between Russia and India. On December 6, Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to New Delhi for a one-day state visit. The one-on-one meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which lasted three and a half hours, aimed to …

US Federal Magistrate Found Navy Environmental Impact Statement “Turned a Blind” to Data That Did Not Support Goal of Increasing Growler Aircraft Operations from Air Station of Whidbey Island. Chief Justice J. Richard Creatura, in an sometimes scathing 38-page report filed in United States District Court this month, found that the Navy had not disclosed …

Courtesy of the Iowa Children’s Museum What is almost as strong as concrete, but which floats on water? Pykrete! Pykrete is made of 86% frozen water and 14% wood pulp (such as sawdust or paper). It is easy to make, durable and strong. This is why Geoffrey Pyke proposed to make them aircraft carriers during …

Congress may require the U.S. military to prepare a pair of studies on what it would take to install new engines in current and future F-35 stealth jets later this decade. An all-new powertrain is under development as part of the Adaptive Engine Transition Program, or AETP, with several prototypes already tested. The hope is …

WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 10, 2021 / 24-7PressRelease / – U.S. Navy Mesothelioma Veterans Advocate Appeals to Navy Aircraft Carrier Veteran Who Has Just Been Diagnosed With Mesothelioma Or His Family To ‘call lawyer Erik Karst of the Karst von Oiste law firm at 800-714-0303 for a conversation about what their financial compensation settlement might be. …

BRUSSELS – Ukraine poses a dilemma for NATO that has been brewing for many years – a dilemma that the alliance itself has helped to create. In 2008, NATO – a US-led alliance explicitly created to counter the Soviet Union – promised membership in two former Soviet republics, Ukraine and Georgia, but without specifying when …

On April 18, 1942, the US Air Force attacked Japan for the first time during World War II. Sixteen B-25 Mitchell bombers launched surprise airstrikes on military and industrial targets in Tokyo and several other cities. The so-called “Doolittle Raid” (named after Lt. Col. James Doolittle who led it) was in retaliation for the treacherous …

France’s top naval commander said future conflicts are likely to unfold at sea and in the cybersphere, citing the “rapid rearmament” of countries like China as a potential threat. Adm Pierre Vandier made his comments after the French Navy and the forces of five allied countries, including the United Kingdom, took part in what he …

The day is not far off when the Eastern Fleet, based at Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam, will have its own carrier battle group, once the carrier is built locally. INS Vikrant is commissioned in the Indian Navy. Hinting that the aircraft carrier is undergoing rigorous sea trials, the Commander-in-Chief of Eastern Naval Command, Vice-Admiral …