Would You Board The Titanic II? An Eerily Similar Replica Of The Doomed Ship Will Set Sail In 2018
Would you feel comfortable boarding the Titanic II? A lavish but eerily similar replica of the doomed ship is expected to set sail in 2018. Staying true to its namesake, the Titanic II will feature Tu...
Spain ‘Issues Arrest Warrant’ For Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Over 2010 Gaza Flotilla Attack
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and seven other former and current government officials are at risk of arrest if they set foot in Spain, after a Spanish judge effectively issued an arrest wa...
100th Anniversary of the Sinking of the Titanic
A plethora of memorials and events are planned around the 100th anniversary of the sinking of Titanic, which struck an iceberg on April 15, 1912. There are Titanic cruises that will follow the path of...
RMS Lusitania
RMS Lusitania was a British ocean liner, holder of the Blue Riband, and briefly the world's largest passenger ship. She was launched by the Cunard Line in 1906, at a time of fierce competition for the...
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RMS Laconia (1921)
The second RMS Laconia was a Cunard ocean liner, built by Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson as a successor of the 1911-1917 Laconia. The new ship was launched on 9 April 1921, and made her maiden v...
RMS Laconia (1921) - Wikipedia
RMS Titanic
RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early morning of 15 April 1912 after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton, UK...
RMS Titanic - Wikipedia
Would You Board The Titanic II? An Eerily Similar Replica Of The Doomed Ship Will Set Sail In 2018
Would you feel comfortable boarding the Titanic II? A lavish but eerily similar replica of the doomed ship is expected to set sail in 2018. Staying true to its namesake, the Titanic II will feature Tu...
List of foreign ships wrecked or lost in the Spanish Civil War
The following is a list of foreign ships lost or wrecked during the Spanish Civil War (1936–1939). Only one of these vessels lost belonged to a foreign navy - Chasseur 91, a French antisubmarine patro...
Spain ‘Issues Arrest Warrant’ For Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Over 2010 Gaza Flotilla Attack
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and seven other former and current government officials are at risk of arrest if they set foot in Spain, after a Spanish judge effectively issued an arrest wa...
USS Panay incident
The USS Panay incident was a Japanese attack on the American gunboat Panay while she was anchored in the Yangtze River outside Nanking (now known as Nanjing), China on 12 December 1937. Japan and the ...
USS Panay incident - Wikipedia
İbrahim Bilgen
İbrahim Bilgen (2 March 1949 – 31 May 2010) was a Turkish politician, electrical engineer and activist. He was born in Batman, Turkey and killed by the Israeli armed forces in the Gaza flotilla ...
İbrahim Bilgen - Wikipedia
Collision between Soviet submarine K-22 and USS Voge (FF-1047))
The USS Voge (FF-1047), a Garcia-class frigate of the US Navy named after Rear Admiral Richard George Voge, was laid down on 21 November 1963 at the Defoe Shipbuilding Company in Bay City, Michigan. ...
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USS Drum (SSN-677)
USS Drum (SSN-677), a Sturgeon class attack submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the drum, also known as the croaker or hardhead, any of various fishes of the Sciae...
USS Drum (SSN-677) - Wikipedia
Laconia Order
The Laconia Order (Laconia-Befehl) was issued by German Grand Admiral (Großadmiral) Karl Dönitz during World War II as a result of the Laconia incident.Prior to this incident, vessels of the Kriegsmar...
Gaza journey of MV Rachel Corrie
33°59′E / 31.41°N 33.99°E / 31.41; 33.99 The Cambodian-flagged Irish MV Rachel Corrie was part of the Gaza Freedom Flotilla that sailed to Gaza to deliver humanitarian aid in ...
Gaza journey of MV Rachel Corrie - Wikipedia
French frigate Méduse (1810)
The Méduse was a 40-gun Pallas-class frigate of the French Navy, launched in 1810. She took part in the Napoleonic wars, namely in the late stages of the Mauritius campaign of 1809–1811 and in raids i...
French frigate Méduse (1810) - Wikipedia
USS Tautog (SSN-639)
USS Tautog (SSN-639), a Sturgeon-class attack submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the Tautog (Tautoga Onitis)a wrasse commonly found along the Northern Atlantic co...
USS Tautog (SSN-639) - Wikipedia
Chesapeake–Leopard Affair
The Chesapeake–Leopard Affair was a naval engagement that occurred off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia, on 22 June 1807, between the British warship HMS Leopard and American frigate USS Chesa...
Chesapeake–Leopard Affair - Wikipedia
Altmark Incident
The Altmark Incident (Norwegian: Altmark-affæren) was a naval skirmish of World War II between the United Kingdom and Nazi Germany, which happened on 16 February 1940. It took place in what were, at t...
Altmark Incident - Wikipedia
Santa Catarina (ship)
Santa Catarina was a Portuguese merchant ship, a 1500 ton carrack, that was seized by the Dutch East India Company (also known as V.O.C) during February 1603 off Singapore. She was such a rich prize t...
Corfu Channel incident
The Corfu Channel Incident consists of three separate events involving Royal Navy ships in the Channel of Corfu which took place in 1946, and it is considered an early episode of the Cold War. During ...
Corfu Channel incident - Wikipedia