Go, Navy! U.S. Ships to Try Eco-Safe Anti-Barnacle Tactics - Barnacles, algae and other marine biofilm can reduce a ship’s fuel efficiency by up to 40%, and the U.S. Navy is working on a way to keep its hulls clean without using expensive chemicals.
Navy Adopts Hybrid-Electric Amphibious Assault Ships U.S. Navy is incorporating fuel-efficient hybrid-electric propulsion technology onto several of its next-generation big-deck amphibious assault ships, the service’s top civilian said.The USS America (LHA-6) and the USS Tripoli (LHA-7).
Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima is a historic photograph taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. Five United States Marines and a U.S. Navy corpsman raise the flag of the United States atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II. http://www.pinterestbest.net/Red-Lobster-Gift-Card
Yamato, named after the ancient Japanese Yamato Province, was the lead ship of the Yamato class of battleships that served with the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II. On 7 April 1945 she was sunk by American carrier-based bombers and torpedo bombers with the loss of most of her crew.