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Amphibious warfare is a type of offensive military operation that uses naval ships to project ground and air power onto a hostile or potentially hostile shore at a designated landing beach.
The Australian Army is Australia's military land force.
The bicentenary of Australia was celebrated in 1988.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australia's state-owned and funded national public broadcaster.
The Autonomous Region of Bougainville, previously known as the North Solomons Province, is an autonomous region in Papua New Guinea.
A battle honour is an award of a right by a government or sovereign to a military unit to emblazon the name of a battle or operation on its flags ("colours"), uniforms or other accessories where ornamentation is possible.
William Jefferson Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III; August 19, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
The Boeing CH-47 Chinook is an American twin-engine, tandem rotor heavy-lift helicopter.
The Canberra class is a ship class of two Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) ships being built for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN).
The Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS for short) is the official reference work for the basic facts about ships used by the United States Navy.
A dock landing ship (also called landing ship, dock or LSD) is an amphibious warfare ship with a well dock to transport and launch landing craft and amphibious vehicles.
RIMPAC, the Rim of the Pacific Exercise, is the world's largest international maritime warfare exercise.
Fleet Base East is one of the two major fleet bases of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN).
Forgacs Group is a major Australian engineering and shipbuilding company.
The Herald Sun is a morning tabloid newspaper based in Melbourne, Australia.
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Morocco’s human rights record is mixed.
International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) control the export and import of defense-related articles and services on the United States Munitions List (USML).
The Kanimbla class was a class of amphibious transport ships (designated Landing Platform Amphibious) operated by the Royal Australian Navy (RAN).
The LCM-8 ("Mike Boat") is a river boat and mechanized landing craft used by the United States Navy and Army during the Vietnam War and subsequent operations.
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Lopevi (or Lopévi) is an uninhabited island in Malampa Province, Vanuatu.
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Mangrove Mountain is a suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, located about upstream and north of Spencer along Mangrove Creek.
The Meritorious Unit Citation is a collective group decoration awarded to members of Australian military units.
The Australian Minister for Defence is currently Senator the Honourable Marise Payne.
National Steel and Shipbuilding Company, commonly referred to as NASSCO, is an American shipbuilding company with three http://www.nassco.com/who-we-are/company-overview.htmlshipyards located in San Diego, California and Falls Church, Virginia.
The Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek is the major operating base for the Amphibious Forces in the United States Navy's Atlantic Fleet.
New Orleans (or; La Nouvelle-Orléans) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana.
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Newcastle disease is a contagious bird disease affecting many domestic and wild avian species; it is transmissible to humans.
The Newcastle metropolitan area is the second most populated area in the Australian state of New South Wales and includes most of the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie local government areas.
Newport-class tank-landing ships are an improved class of tank-landing ship (LST) designed for the United States Navy.
Nīas (Pulau Nias, Nias language: Tanö Niha) is an island off the western coast of Sumatra, Indonesia.
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Norfolk is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia, United States of America.
Operation Astute was an Australian-led military deployment to East Timor to quell unrest and return stability in the 2006 East Timor crisis.
Operation Quickstep was the name given to the deployment of military resources by the Australian Defence Force during the leadup to the 2006 Fijian coup d'état on 4–5 December 2006, during which the Fijian military took control of the Fijian government which, at the time, was led by Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase.
Operation Slipper was the Australian Defence Force (ADF) contribution to the war in Afghanistan.
Operation Sumatra Assist was the Australian Defence Force's (ADFs) contribution to disaster relief in Indonesia following the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake.
The Peace Monitoring Group (PMG) on Bougainville in Papua New Guinea was brought about by the civil unrest on the island in 1989.
The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) is the naval branch of the Australian Defence Force.
Saginaw is a city in the State of Michigan and the seat of Saginaw County.
San Diego is a major city in California, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico.
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Scuttling is the act of deliberately sinking a ship by allowing water to flow into the hull.
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Ship breaking or ship demolition is a type of ship disposal involving the breaking up of ships for either a source of parts, which can be sold for re-use, or for the extraction of raw materials, chiefly scrap.
The Sikorsky S-70 is a medium transport/utility helicopter family manufactured by Sikorsky Aircraft.
The Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk is a four-bladed, twin-engine, medium-lift utility helicopter manufactured by Sikorsky Aircraft.
Southern Scrap Recycling is a company that deals with recycling scrap metal in the Gulf Coast region of the United States.
The Age is a daily newspaper which has been published in Melbourne, Australia, since 1854.
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The Daily Telegraph is a conservative, Australian tabloid newspaper published in Sydney, New South Wales, by Nationwide News, part of News Corp.
The Townsville Peace Agreement was signed in Townsville, Australia on 15 October 2000 between the Malaita Eagle Force and the Isatabu Freedom Movement.
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States consisting of two houses: the Senate and the House of Representatives.
The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
The Committee on Armed Services (sometimes abbreviated SASC for Senate Armed Services Committee on its Web site) is a committee of the United States Senate empowered with legislative oversight of the nation's military, including the Department of Defense, military research and development, nuclear energy (as pertaining to national security), benefits for members of the military, the Selective Service System and other matters related to defense policy.
USS Fairfax County (LST-1193) was a United States Navy ''Newport'' class tank landing ship.
Victory in Europe Day, generally known as V-E Day, VE Day or simply V Day was the public holiday celebrated on 8 May 1945 (7 May in Commonwealth realms) to mark the formal acceptance by the Allies of World War II of Nazi Germany's unconditional surrender of its armed forces.
Victory in the Pacific is a board wargame published by the Avalon Hill game company in 1977.
The War in Afghanistan is the period in which the United States invaded Afghanistan after the September 11 attacks.
The Westland WS-61 Sea King is a British licence-built version of the American Sikorsky S-61 helicopter of the same name, built by Westland Helicopters.
Wreck diving is a type of recreational diving where shipwrecks are explored.
The 2003 Invasion of Iraq lasted from 19 March to 1 May 2003 and signaled the start of the Iraq War, which was dubbed Operation Iraqi Freedom by the United States (prior to 19 March, the mission in Iraq was called Operation Enduring Freedom, a carryover from the War in Afghanistan).
The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake occurred at 00:58:53 UTC on 26 December with an epicentre off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia.
The 2005 Nias Island Sea King crash was the crash of a Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Westland WS-61 Sea King helicopter (tail number N16-100, call sign "Shark 02") of 817 Squadron RAN at approximately 4 pm (local time) on 2 April 2005 with 11 personnel on board.
The 2005 Sumatra earthquake (referred to as the Nias Earthquake by the scientific community) occurred on 28 March off the west coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesia.
The 2006 East Timorese crisis began as a conflict between elements of the military of East Timor over discrimination within the military, and expanded to a coup attempt and general violence throughout the country, centred in the capital Dili.
The Fijian coup d'état of December 2006 occurred as a continuation of the pressure which had been building since the military unrest of the 2000 Fijian coup d'état and 2005–06 Fijian political crisis.