General Dynamics NASSCO Marks Seventh Ship Delivery in Just Over a Year

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This milestone includes the deliveries of lead ships for three separate classes constructed for four different customers, including the U.S. Navy and commercial shipping companies

SAN DIEGO, July 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — On Monday, July 25, General Dynamics NASSCO marked its seventh ship delivery in the span of just over a year. The Garden State, an ECO Class tanker built for longtime customer American Petroleum Tankers, was delivered during a special signing ceremony and is one of three classes of ships delivered by the San Diego-based shipyard since June of last year.

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Endless Story, Destroyer Operations in the Great War

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The publisher is to be commended for bringing back into print a best seller that was last seen 80 years ago. The author served in destroyers during WWI and therefore had a first hand experience of the subject. This is a very important book that describes the technology, tactics and deployment of the smaller warships that served in great numbers and with great distinction. Highly recommended, a must read book about a hugely important part of WWI naval history.

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Bouncing Back

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(Monday 25th July, Puerto Portals) – As Quantum Racing had to fight hard to return their fourth and first place race finishes which ensure they lead the Puerto Portals Sailing Week regatta for the 52 SUPER SERIES it was the notable return to form of Sled and Bronenosec after lacklustre performances in Porto Cervo which stood out on the Bay of Palma today.

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The Hamble Classics Regatta has enticed some beauties

New S&S Nautor Swan class announced
 
Hamble Classics Regatta 24-25 September
Early bird entries close 1st August!
Note: Revision is to the Hamble Classics Regatta web page URL
 
Hamble, Hampshire, UK 
The Royal Southern Yacht Club in Hamble is hosting and managing the racing for the inaugural Hamble Classics Regatta on 24-25th September 2016. Yachts already confirmed for this event include:
 

 

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