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Macrouroides inflaticeps

Macrouroides inflaticeps, the Inflated whiptail, is a species of rattail found in the oceans at depths of from 747 to 4.000 metres on the continental slopes. This species grows to a length of 48 centimetres TL.

Stylophthalmus

Stylophthalmus was a name used for what was previously believed to be a genus of fish with eyes perched upon periscopic stalks, known in some cases to be almost one third of the length of the animals actual body. It is now recognised that all spe ...

Air Proving Ground Command

In March 1946, the Army Air Forces Center was redesignated Army Air Forces Proving Ground Command, adding the responsibilities of a similarly named organization in June, when it moved to Eglin Field, Florida. It became the Army Air Forces primary ...

A244-S

The A244-is an Italian lightweight, fire-and-forget torpedo employed for anti-submarine warfare. It can be launched from surface vessels or from aircraft, and locates the target by means of an acoustic seeker.

Bliss-Leavitt Mark 7 torpedo

The Bliss-Leavitt Mark 7 torpedo was a Bliss-Leavitt torpedo developed and produced by the E. W. Bliss Company and the Naval Torpedo Station in Newport, Rhode Island in 1911. The Mark 7 was a major step in the evolution of the modern torpedo. Thi ...

Chung Sang Eo

The K745 Chung Sang Eo torpedo is a light anti-submarine torpedo developed for the Republic of Korea Navy in 2004. The Blue Shark torpedo can be deployed from surface ships, ASW helicopters and maritime patrol aircraft. Production cost for each t ...

GT-1 (missile)

The GT-1 was an early form of stand-off weaponry developed by the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. Intended to deliver an aerial torpedo at a safe range from the launching aircraft, the weapon proved successful enough in testing ...

Mark 24 mine

The Mark 24 mine is an air-dropped anti-submarine warfare weapon incorporating passive acoustic homing system and torpedo integration. It was used by the United States, the British and Canadian forces during the Second World War and entered servi ...

Mark 44 torpedo

The Mark 44 torpedo is a now-obsolete air-launched and ship-launched lightweight torpedo manufactured in the United States, and under licence in Canada, France, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom, with 10.500 being produced for U.S. service. It ...

Mark 46 torpedo

The Mark 46 torpedo is the backbone of the United States Navys lightweight anti-submarine warfare torpedo inventory and is the NATO standard. These aerial torpedoes are designed to attack high-performance submarines. In 1989, an improvement progr ...

Mark 50 torpedo

The Mark 50 torpedo is a U.S. Navy advanced lightweight torpedo for use against fast, deep-diving submarines. The Mk 50 can be launched from all anti-submarine aircraft and from torpedo tubes aboard surface combatant ships. The Mk 50 was intended ...

MU90 Impact

The MU90 Impact is an advanced lightweight anti-submarine torpedo of the 3rd generation developed by France and Italy for navies of France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Australia and Poland. It is designed to compete with and outperform the United St ...

Short Mark 7 torpedo

The Short Mark 7 torpedo was a variant of the Bliss-Leavitt Mark 7 torpedo developed by the Washington Navy Yard in order to fit certain submarine torpedo tubes in 1917. The Short Mark 7, also designated Torpedo Type D, had an air flask that was ...

Type 97 light weight torpedo (G-RX4)

The Type 97 Torpedo is a short-range torpedo developed and built by the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries for the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force. This type of torpedo, like many other modern Japanese weapons systems, is not exported.

Yu-7 torpedo

The Yu-7 is a lightweight torpedo developed by the Peoples Republic of China. It entered service in the 1990s as the principle anti-submarine weapon of major Peoples Liberation Army Navy warships. The Yu-7 is a derivative of the Whitehead Alenia ...

RP-3

The RP-3 was a British rocket projectile used during and after the Second World War. Though primarily an air-to-ground weapon, it saw limited use in other roles. Its 60-pound warhead gave rise to the alternative name of the "60-pound rocket"; the ...

Gun pod

A gun pod is a detachable pod or pack containing machine guns, autocannons or rotary cannons and ancillaries, mounted externally on a vehicle such as a military aircraft which may or may not also have its own guns.

Karabin maszynowy obserwatora wz.37

The karabin maszynowy obserwatora wz.37 is a Polish version of the Browning wz.1928. It was a flexible machine gun used in the some Polish airplanes in the beginning of World War II.

M1926 machine gun

The Fabbrica Italiana Automobile Torino Italian Torino car factory, one of Europes biggest car industries, and it was in World War I one of Italys main suppliers of ground-based and aviation machine guns, mostly of Revelli designs. After World Wa ...

MAC 1934

In 1934, the Manufacture dArmes de Chatellerault weapons manufacturing company, often shortened to MAC completed the development of the MAC 1934 machine gun to replace the Darne mod. 1933 machine gun aboard aircraft of the Armee de lAir. Essentia ...

Type 92 machine gun

The Type 92 7.7mm machine gun was developed for aerial use for the Imperial Japanese Navy in 1932. The Type 92 is a light machine gun and not to be confused with the similarly named Type 92 Heavy Machine Gun.

Vickers K machine gun

Not to be confused with the Vickers light machine gun The Vickers K machine gun, known as the Vickers Gas Operated Vickers G.O. in British service, was a rapid-firing machine gun developed and manufactured for use in aircraft by Vickers-Armstrong ...

Aerotechnik WGM.21

The WGM.21 is an open cockpit quadrotor. Four rotors are mounted at the end of a four tubular supports arranged into a X shape. Cyclic and collective controls are mixed into a single control yoke. Pitch is controlled by foot pedals. A second mode ...

Farner HF Colibri 1 SL

The Farner HF Colibri 1 SL was an unusual canard motor glider with a unique control system, designed and built in Switzerland in the late 1970s. Only one was constructed; much modified during the 1980s, it was still flying in 1990.

Marganski & Myslowski EM-11 Orka

The EM-11 was designed by Edward Marganski of Marganski & Myslowski Zaklady Lotnicze Marganski & Myslowski Aviation Works, renowned for world class glider designs Swift S-1, MDM-1 Fox. Work on this new low cost, light utility aircraft, of unortho ...

Softex-Aero V-24

The V-24 is a T-tailed twin engine composite construction pusher aircraft with retractable tricycle landing gear. The aircraft will be powered by either Rotax 912, or 160 hp Lycoming IO-320 engines. The aircraft has a Galaxy GRS 1200 parachute sy ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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