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2011-08-15 00:00:29

Easily Moved Equipment supplied custom designed and built lightweight, portable aluminum gantry cranes to the Canadian Government (Department of National Defense) to launch and retrieve unmanned submarines used for scientific research in Canada's western Arctic region. (PRWEB) August 13, 2011 The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) governs the delineation of the continental shelf where it extends beyond the 200-nautical-mile exclusive economic zone.

2011-08-02 13:00:00

GROTON, Conn., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Electric Boat received two U.S.

2011-07-25 16:19:00

BREDA, The Netherlands, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Boat Worx (UBW), the Dutch submersible manufacturer, now has two submersibles available for charter. ((Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110725/469170 ) UBW is empowering individuals and scientists to discover what lies beneath the unexplored surface of the sea.

2011-07-22 00:01:02

Backlight, LLC, the company that developed FollowUP â„¢ and Cookudos ®, today announced the unveiling of ‘Submerged!’ â„¢, a fresh underwater strategy combat game for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 Backlight today announced the unveiling of a unique entry in the online multi-player strategy genre.

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2011-07-21 14:19:42

A Chinese submarine performed the country's deepest manned dive ever on Thursday, completing a milestone for China's deep-sea ambitions.

2011-07-14 09:00:00

OTTAWA, Ontario, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Canada has completed its largest and most successful Technology Demonstration Program (TDP) with Defence Research and Development Canada Atlantic (DRDC Atlantic), demonstrating a torpedo-defence enhancement that will increase the level of protection for Canadian Navy ships. The Multisensor Torpedo Detection Classification and Localization (MSTDCL) Technology Demonstration Program was initiated in 2006 by DRDC Atlantic to develop...

2011-06-03 07:17:00

NEW YORK, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Muzak, Whitesmith Entertainment and fashion designer John Varvatos celebrated the release of Rock & Roll Submarine, the first new release in 16 years from alternative rock band Urge Overkill.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.