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2013-08-13 23:28:28

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "Of the 2500 to 3000 US citizens who are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year, about one third served in the US Navy, and we are incredibly passionate about making certain these individuals get to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, or asbestos exposure law firms, because the extremely skilled specialists we suggest consistently get the best financial compensation results for their clients." For more information...

2013-08-13 23:28:24

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are urging a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, who served in the US Navy, and was exposed to asbestos on a US Navy ship to call us immediately, for on the spot access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, who specialize in mesothelioma compensation claims for US Navy Veterans, because these incredibly experienced attorneys consistently get the best possible financial compensation results for their clients." For more...

2013-08-13 23:18:35

Captain Mathew Rings, MC, USN has been named as the first recipient of the Aerospace Medical Association’s newest award for excellence, the Thomas J. and Margaret D. Tredici Award for his research on Konan ColorDx color vision testing and qualifications for US Navy and Marine Corps aviation. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 The Aerospace Medical Association (“AsMA”) has granted the first Thomas J. & Margaraet D. Tredici Award for the most significant contribution to aerospace...

2013-08-13 16:20:15

Lessons learned and system maturity have benefited current deployments and ongoing development efforts SAN DIEGO, Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC)-built MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopter surpassed 5,000 flight hours while providing critical surveillance capabilities to field commanders in Afghanistan. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Since deploying to Afghanistan in 2011, the MQ-8 Fire Scout system has...

2013-08-12 23:03:55

Four-time Super Bowl champion and war veteran continues his support of veterans as a board member for the new retreat for wounded military and their families. Bluemont, Va. (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Boulder Crest Retreat for military and veteran wellness, (http://www.bouldercrestretreat.org), a rural retreat for wounded warriors and their families, names Robert “Rocky” Bleier, Vietnam veteran and former NFL star, to its Honorary Advisory Board. Bleier’s personal experience, insight...

2013-08-12 08:30:44

- Testing Further Validates the Ability of Calnetix Magnetic Bearings to Sustain High External Shock and Vibration Loading - CERRITOS, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Calnetix Technologies, a pioneer in high-speed permanent magnet motor generators, power electronics and magnetic bearings for a variety of applications and industries, passed the first of stringent shock and vibration test requirements for its motor and magnetic bearing technology, which are an integral part of a...

2013-08-09 23:19:17

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "When it comes financial compensation for mesothelioma, we instantly suggest the names of some of the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, who consistently produce the best compensation results for their clients, and at the same time we want to be the best resource for a diagnosed victim, or their family members when it comes to treatment options, because we do not want one diagnosed victim of mesthelioma to get left behind. US Navy...

2013-08-07 23:28:02

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "We are urging US Navy Veterans, who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or asbestos exposure lung cancer to call us for instant access to the nation's leading mesothelioma attorneys, or asbestos exposure law firms, because all these incredibly skilled legal specialists do is mesothelioma, or asbestos exposure lung cancer compensation claims for US Navy Veterans, and these incredibly talented lawyers really do get much better...

2013-08-06 23:28:30

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging a US Navy Veteran who has been diagnosed with a malignant form of cancer called mesothelioma to call them for instant access to the nation's most skilled, and experienced mesothelioma attorneys, who actually specialize in mesotheloma compensation claims for US Navy Veterans nationwide, and they want to emphasize these extremely skilled attorneys will go to visit the diagnosed victim in their home, for a vital conversation about the various...

2013-08-06 08:22:21

Successful test prepares missile for at-sea use TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy completed the first fleet firing of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2 as part of its ongoing developmental and operational testing (DT/OT). In an at-sea test conducted from the USS Arlington (LPD 24), two RAM Block 2 missiles engaged a subsonic target in a scenario designed to demonstrate the advanced missile's defensive capabilities. This test...


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Dale Gardner
2012-10-18 11:58:31

Dale Gardner is a former NASA astronaut. He was born Dale Allan Gardner on November 8, 1948 in Fairmont, Minnesota. Gardner grew up both in Minnesota and Savanna, Illinois, but he considers Clinton, Iowa to be his hometown. He graduated from Savanna Community High School in 1966 as valedictorian of his class. He then went on to attend the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Physics in 1970. With his degree in hand, he joined...

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2010-11-19 15:53:27

Roger Chaffee was an American aeronautical engineer, a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy and a NASA astronaut in the Apollo program. He was born Roger Bruce Chaffee on February 15, 1935 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he graduated from Central High School. In 1957 he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University. That same year, he married Martha Horn in Oklahoma City on August 24. They had two children, Sheryl Lyn and Stephen. Chaffee was a...

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2007-04-18 15:16:24

The Cookiecutter shark, Isistius brasiliensis, also known as the cigar shark or luminous shark, is a small rarely-seen dogfish shark. Anatomy and morphology The Cookiecutter sharks often glow green and grow up to 20 in (50 cm) long. The underside of the shark is bioluminescent, glowing a pale blue-green that matches the background light from the ocean's surface that serves as camouflage to creatures beneath it. However, a small non-luminescent patch appears black deceiving the shark's...

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