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  List of destroyer classes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
B class - surviving 4 funnelled 30 knot destroyers
C class - surviving 3 funnelled 30 knot destroyers
D class - surviving 2 funnelled 30 knot destroyers
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 Destroyer - Psychology Central
Modern destroyers are equivalent in tonnage and drastically superior in firepower to cruisers of the World War II era, capable of carrying nuclear missiles able to destroy cities in a very small volley.
Destroyers (with a DD hull classification symbol) primarily perform anti-submarine warfare duty while guided missile destroyers (DDGs) are multi-mission (anti-submarine, anti-aircraft, and anti-surface warfare) surface combatants.
The destroyers (as well as frigates) are, as always, the workhorses of the fleet, the former optimised for air defence and the latter for surface and subsurface warfare.
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 List of destroyer classes of the Royal Navy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of destroyer classes of the Royal Navy.
Royal Navy practice starting from about 1890 (and used seriously from around 1910) has been to allocate class names on an alphabetic basis, with the relevant letters (and in many cases names) being re-used.
Sometimes the newer class is known by the name of the first ship completed rather than the letter as an aid to reducing confusion.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_destroyers_of_the_Royal_Navy   (400 words)

  
 Destroyer Centennial Exhibit
Additional features of the exhibit include a timeline of significant dates in destroyer history and silhouettes of destroyer classes from the Bainbridge class in 1902 to the current Arleigh Burke class, the first of which was commissioned in 1991.
The list is presented by ship class, providing a feel for the way in which the different destroyer classes (such as the World War 11 Fletcher class) have been produced over time.
As crewmembers of one of the most versatile shiptypes in military history, destroyer Sailors have demonstrated their skills and dedication on missions as diverse as radar picket duty to protect aircraft carrier battle groups, antisubmarine warfare patrols, shore bombardment in support of amphibious forces, and classic engagements with enemy surface ships.
www.ussdehaven.org /destroyer_exhibit.htm   (411 words)

  
 USS Cole (DDG-67) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cole left Norfolk on November 29, 2003 on the destroyer's first overseas deployment since it was bombed in the year 2000.
List of destroyers of the United States Navy
List of destroyer classes of the United States Navy
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/USS_Cole_(DDG_67)   (406 words)

  
 Destroyer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Destroyer is one of the topics in focus at Global Oneness.
The destroyer originated in Britain and Japan in the last years of the 1880s, and became firmly established after the Chilean Civil War of 1891 and in the Sino-Japanese War (1894–1895).
The Hindu triad, consisting of Brahma, the emanator or evolver; Vishnu, the sustainer or preserver; and Siva, the beneficent, the destroyer, and the regenerator.
www.experiencefestival.com /destroyer   (2388 words)

  
 Star Destroyer List
ISD Mark I. Destroyed by internal explosions caused by sabotage during the Imperial evacuation of Narth and Ihopek.
The Reckoning was destroyed by the New Republic fleet.[XWIR]
Star Destroyer that was outfitted to explore unknown expanses of the Outer Rim prior to the Battle of Endor.
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 DD-21 Zumwalt- Navy Ships
The DD-21 Zumwalt-class Land Attack Destroyer was intended to replace the DD 963 and FFG 7 Classes of destroyer and frigate in today's inventory.
Instead of building the large DD 21 destroyer, the Navy may use the advanced technology on a full range of ships, including a downsized destroyer, an even smaller warship to operate in coastal waters, and a larger cruiser.
The DD 21 will be a true fleet destroyer, capable of handling any mission that a Fleet commander might ask, from key wartime missions in land attack and undersea warfare to the equally important presence missions, noncombatant evacuations, escort, and diplomatic missions that have been closely associated with Navy destroyers for almost a century.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/systems/ship/dd-21.htm   (1052 words)

  
 STAR WARS: Star Destroyers
The hull number of the star destroyer Entor (CVS 1049) indicates either that in excess of a thousand star destroyers of this class have been built, or that this is the 1049th built by its particular shipyard.
In all star destroyers seen to date the primary bay has two hangars on its foreward wall, though occasionally one of the hangars may be covered with its huge metal blast door or left inactive and unlit.
A single star destroyer is known to have sufficient firepower to reduce the surface of a habitable planet to molten slag.
www.theforce.net /swtc/isd.html   (10520 words)

  
 US Cruisers List: Guided Missile Cruisers
The two classes were to be structurally identical; they used essentially the same missile launch system to accomodate Talos (Galveston class) or Terrier (Providence class) missiles; the mast arrangement varied according to the missile type.
The entire class was given an AAW upgrade during the late-1960's and early 1970's, Terrier launchers modified to fire Terrier or Standard SM-1ER.
Class was decommissioned instead of receiving midlife overhauls (RCOHs had been scheduled but were cancelled).
www.hazegray.org /navhist/cruisers/guided.htm   (3958 words)

  
 IGN: Destroyer Command Preview
Destroyer Command focuses almost exclusively on surface ship action (although there are plenty of enemy subs for you to contend with).
Destroyers are able to utilize an impressive radar system to locate enemy and friendly contacts.
Destroyer Command, which the company is showcasing at this year's show, also promises to act as another step forward by the veteran sim company towards full multiplayer interconnectivity.
pc.ign.com /articles/134/134669p1.html   (1554 words)

  
 DDG-51 ARLEIGH BURKE-class - Navy Ships
DDG 51 class ships were originally planned to be procured at a rate of five per year.
Congress appropriated $3.6 billion for construction of 4 new destroyers in fiscal year 1997 and gave the Navy authority to procure a total of 12 destroyers in fiscal years 1998 through 2001 using a multiyear acquisition strategy.
Class changes in production Flight IIA critical to littoral warfighting effectiveness include the incorporation of embarked helicopters (SH-60R), an organic minehunting capability and the introduction of area theater ballistic missile defense capability to protect near coastal air-fields and seaports essential to the flow of forces into theater in time of conflict.
www.fas.org /man/dod-101/sys/ship/ddg-51.htm   (8886 words)

  
 USS Warrington (DD-30)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The destroyer operated out of Queenstown until late November 1917 when she was ordered to France.
The destroyer parted company with her coastal convoy immediately and raced to rescue the sinking ship's crew.
However, no evidence of any success appeared on the surface; and the two destroyers, conscious of the importance of landing their human cargo, abandoned the attack and continued on to Brest.
www.info-pedia.net /about/uss_warrington_dd   (1025 words)

  
 STAR WARS: Warships of the Empire: Catalogue
The dorsal terraces appear lower and less extensive than on comparable destroyer classes, and the rear textural details inidicate that the design is contemporaneous with the ISD-I sublclass of the Imperator series.
Schematics and sketch for a destroyer of the ISD-II sub-class, from
The anonymous destroyer at Endor probably does not act as a mothership for starfighters, but is totally dedicated to a proper destroyer or cruiser function in large fleet engagements.
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 Child care
USS Hale (DD-642), a Fletcher-class destroyer, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for Maine Senator Eugene Hale (1836–1918).
The veteran destroyer departed Okinawa 11 April and after stops at Ulithi and Guam arrived Leyte Gulf in the screen of South Dakota (BB-57) 1 June 1945.
For the next 1½ years the destroyer performed a variety of tasks: antisubmarine training and development exercises off the Atlantic coast, plane guard duty or carrier operations in the Gulf of Mexico, and a training cruise for midshipmen of the Naval Academy.
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 The Economics of Star Trek
Enlightened free-market societies also provide state-funded education for their citizens (the principal reason for the growth of the middle class), but not to the exclusion of alternatives such as private schools, learning centres, and home schooling.
In a capitalist state, upper classes are populated largely by industrialists, entrepreneurs, and certain types of professional (eg.
A communist state is different; its upper classes are populated largely by politicians, high-ranking military officers, and scientists.
www.stardestroyer.net /Empire/Essays/Trek-Marxism.html   (5462 words)

  
 USS Arnold J. Isbell (DD-869) Recommended Reading/Book List
The first half of Destroyer Skipper concerns his time as XO of a ficticious destroyer but is clearly patterned after the Isbell's time.
Readers are given up-close views of each of the U.S. Navy's two destroyer classes-Spruance and Arleigh Burke-and the 21st Century class destroyers currently under development.
Told from the perspective of a gunnery officer on a WW II 1630 ton destroyer, the USS Edison DD 439, covers action events in North Atlantic convoys and in five assault landings, Casablanca, Sicily, Salerno, Anzio, and Southern France.
www.ussarnoldjisbell.com /ussarnoldjisbell/books/book_list.htm   (1400 words)

  
 USS Morris (DD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
With the entry of the United States into World War II, she entered the Charleston, N.C., Navy Yard, where she was equipped with the first fire control radar to be installed on a destroyer.
Attached to TF 17, the destroyer sailed 16 March, for Noumea, and into her first major enemy engagement, the Battle of the Coral Sea.
During the action she destroyed six aircraft and once more came to the rescue of a sinking carrier, the Hornet (CV-8), from which she took on 550 survivors.
www.info-pedia.net /about/uss_morris_dd   (1060 words)

  
 Tarot in Literature: A List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Personal note: some of the books on this list are truly amazing, wonderful, tremendous and powerful works of literature.
Inclusion on this list is no assurance of literary merit nor of any accuracy in the history or use of Tarot, only of using the Tarot as a literary device.
If you know of a book which mentions Tarot but which is not mentioned on this list, please email me at the link at the bottom of the page, so that I can revise my list.
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 Bester Best Mom Destroyer!
Studio classes were all day long while art history would be like one hour.
The studio classes were four hours long and while the spaces were cramped, I could take a graduate course about Joseph Beuys and his contemporaries.
I punched these holes in the paper where the smaller girl’s body is and folded the paper to make a stencil.
www.wburg.com /0401/articles/article01.html   (5775 words)

  
 HyperWar: US Navy Destroyers, 1940-45
"Destroyers for Bases" -- ships transferred to Great Britain as a result of the Destroyers for Bases agreement (1940): USN names, RN names and pennant numbers, final dispositions
United States Destroyer Operations in World War II, by Theodore Roscoe (ISBN: 0-87021-726-7), published by the Naval Institute Press, 1953
Also known as Benson, Livermore, and Bristol (1940 Bensons and late Livermores) class.
www.ibiblio.org /hyperwar/USN/ships/ships-dd.html   (853 words)

  
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