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 United States of America - Memory Alpha - A Wikia wiki
Under the military leadership of General George Washington and with the support of the French King, the rebellion was successful.
The Constitution of the United States is adopted, and thereafter George Washington is elected President.
The United States of America joins in the establishment of a United Earth government in 2150, and the United Federation of Planets in 2161.
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 Use of U.S. Forces Abroad
United States naval forces suppressing piracy landed on the northwest coast of Cuba and burned a pirate station.
Four United States vessels demonstrated and landed various parties (one of 200 marines and sailors) to discourage piracy and the slave trade along the Ivory coast, and to punish attacks by the natives on American seamen and shipping.
The United States intervened to protect lives and property during a Dominican revolt and sent more troops as fears grew that the revolutionary forces were coming increasingly under Communist control.
www.history.navy.mil /wars/foabroad.htm   (8276 words)

  
 7th District American Legion of Wisconsin
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aviation branch of the United States armed forces.
The stated mission of the USAF is "deliver sovereign options for the defense of the United States of America and its global interests -- to fly and fight in Air, Space, and Cyberspace".
Prior to 1947, military aviation was the responsibility of the Army, while the Navy maintained a fleet air arm on its fleet of aircraft carriers.
webpages.charter.net /wisconsinlegion-7thdistrict/USAF_History.htm   (2810 words)

  
 Military Forces of the United States - List of Items - MSN Encarta
Military Forces of the United States - List of Items - MSN Encarta
, maritime military force of the United States.
The United States Navy can deploy ships, submarines, and aircraft to any of the...
encarta.msn.com /refedlist_210019151_0.6/United_States_Navy.html   (35 words)

  
 List of aircraft - Gurupedia
List of military aircraft of the Soviet Union and the CIS
List of aircraft of the WW2 Luftwaffe (Germany, WW2)
List of aircraft of the RNZAF and RNZN (New Zealand)
www.gurupedia.com /l/li/list_of_aircraft.htm   (4803 words)

  
 Instances of Use of United States Armed Forces Abroad, 1798 - 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
It was compiled in part from various older lists and is intended primarily to provide a rough survey of past US military ventures abroad, without reference to the magnitude of the given instance noted.
The second Barbary War was declared against the United States by the Dey of Algiers of the Barbary states, an act not reciprocated by the United States.
Beginning in late December 1998, and continuing during 1999, the United States, together with forces of the coalition enforcing the "no-fly" zones over Iraq, conducted military operations against the Iraqi air defense system on numerous occasions in response to actual or potential threats against aircraft enforcing the "no-fly" zones in northern and southern Iraq.
www.au.af.mil /au/awc/awcgate/crs/rl30172.htm   (12650 words)

  
 aircraft and military museums
The aircraft museum at Edwards Air Force Base in the high desert an hour and a half north east of Los Angeles is one of those places which is almost impossible to visit unless you're a serving member of the United States Air Force.
Appropriately enough, the Egyptian National Military Museum is located within the grounds of the Citadel in Cairo, which has hosted the military garrisons of the Arab rulers of Egypt, followed by the Ottoman Turks, the French and the British.
The official USAF museum in Dayton, Ohio, is the world's premier military aircraft museum, with oodles of historically significant aircraft from the beginnings of air power in the United States up to the present day.
www.richard-seaman.com /Aircraft/Museums/index.html   (3956 words)

  
 Aircraft Mission-Design Series (MDS)
All US military aircraft were given a two-part Model Design Series (MDS) symbol or designation when the DOD unified all military aircraft designations in 1962 under a common designation system, based on that of the US Air Force.
The first part is a letter which tells the kind of aircraft and the second part is a number which tells the model of the aircraft.
The general policy of naming Army aircraft after Indians tribes, chiefs or terms was made official by authority of AR 70-28, dated 4 April 1969.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/systems/aircraft/mds.htm   (558 words)

  
 Jim Saxton (NJ03) - Press Release - Proposed Joint Base to Receive Up to 47 Aircraft
Some 42-47 aircraft are expected to be coming to the joint installation over the next several years, and 16 older planes would be retired, as a result of the Base Realignment and Closure Commission (BRAC) recommendations sent to the White House and Congress Friday.
The aircraft is capable of operating from rough, dirt strips and is the prime transport for air dropping troops and equipment into hostile areas.
The C-9 is the military version of the McDonnell Douglas DC-9 used for many years by commercial airlines.
www.house.gov /apps/list/press/nj03_saxton/pr050912Aircraft4JtBase.html   (1162 words)

  
 33 Major U.S. Bases On BRAC List
Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld will also recommend a list of scores of other domestic bases from which thousands of troops would be withdrawn, or in some cases added from other installations in the United States or overseas.
When a U.S. military installation shuts down, its officers and their families are uprooted and relocated to facilities elsewhere, leaving holes in customer bases of local businesses.
For years, the military has been operating more bases than it needs for the 1.4 million troops on active duty.
www.military.com /NewsContent/0,13319,FL_list_051305,00.html   (872 words)

  
 Current Designations of U.S. Military Aircraft
Existing aircraft which used designations not compliant with the new system (all Navy and Marine Corps, many Army, and a few Air Force aircraft) were redesignated effectively on 18 September 1962 (see source [1] and article on Aircraft Redesignations in 1962).
AFI 16-401(I) not only covers aircraft designations, but also the designations of unmanned vehicles (missiles etc.) and some of the bureaucratic red tape to be followed for actually assigning a name or a designation to a military aerospace vehicle.
The "V" symbol was originally used for all staff transport aircraft, but is nowadays limited to aircraft used by the President of the United States.
www.designation-systems.net /usmilav/aircraft.html   (2286 words)

  
 List of military aircraft of the United States - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
This list of military aircraft of the United States includes prototype, pre-production and operational types.
For aircraft currently in service, see the List of active United States military aircraft.
The United States Air Force currently employs a designation and naming system to identify all aircraft type with distinct names.
en.wikipedia.org.cob-web.org:8888 /wiki/List_of_military_aircraft_of_the_United_States   (742 words)

  
 Aviation Museums and Airplane Museum List of the United States,
A complete list of Airplane Museums in the United States.
It has taken me, literally, years to compile this the worlds most complete airplane museum list and it is growing continuously through your help.
This is a complete list of airplane museums in the United States where you can see aircraft from the Wright Brothers, Wright Flyer to the SR-71 Blackbird.
www.yellowairplane.com /Museums.htm   (286 words)

  
 Amazon.com: United States Navy Aircraft Since 1911: Books: Gordon Swanborough,Peter M. Bowers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
United State Navy — Learn more about the Navy.
Tour guides at the National Museum of Naval Aviation in Pensacola refer to this book as "The Bible." Covers every aircraft in the naval inventory from 1911 - 1990 with minor exceptions.
Overall, if you have one book on Navy aircraft in your library this should be the one.
www.amazon.com /United-States-Navy-Aircraft-Since/dp/0870217925   (589 words)

  
 Don's Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Here are the military and civil radio frequencies for Selfridge.
I am also always looking for military aviation photographs, so if you have some I would be very appreciative if you would send them to me. Also you can check out my military aviation libary, but there some reported problems with it.
The Civil Air Patrol is the official civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force.
users.aol.com /dramboyer/homepage.html   (386 words)

  
 Maxwell AFB and Gunter Annex
The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the United States Air Force, the Defense Technical Information Center, or the Department of Defense of this Web site, or the information, products or services contained therein.
For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) sites, the United States Air Force does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations.
Such links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of the Web site.
www.maxwell.af.mil   (268 words)

  
 MILITARY AVIATION - US AIR FORCE, NAVY, MARINES, ARMY, MILITARY BASES
Find the US aircraft operating units of all military branches.
US military abbreviations and acronyms (includes aircraft designations and military organizations).
Military aircraft picture gallery, specialized in airshow photos of military and civilian aircraft, helicopters, and aerobatic teams.
www.globemaster.de   (238 words)

  
 Airplane – military aircraft - List of Items - MSN Encarta
Airplane – military aircraft - List of Items - MSN Encarta
great advances in aircraft in World War II
World War II – Military Aircraft Losses During World War II
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 The Secret Vietnam War: US Air Force in Thailand, 1961-1975
This site is dedicated to all U.S. Air Force Vietnam veterans who served in Thailand.
"The Secret Vietnam War: The United States Air Force in Thailand, 1961-1975,"
This Military Aviation Webring site is owned by Jeff Glasser
www.secretvietnamwar.com   (201 words)

  
 Research - U.S. Navy Ships - Aircraft Carriers
Index: Pictures of United States Navy Ships 1775-1941
Note: This Select List describes photographs and photographs of artworks or models.
Langley Aerial, starboard bow, underway, aircraft on deck.
www.archives.gov /research/military/navy-ships/aircraft-carriers.html   (80 words)

  
 Air Force Link - Factsheets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Air Force bands support the global Air Force mission in war and peace by fostering our national heritage and by providing professional musical products and services for official military, recruiting and community relations events.
They provide military and patriotic music for official military and government activities such as ceremonies, formations and parades.
They also provide an essential element in maintaining troop morale, retention and recruiting efforts.
www.af.mil /factsheets   (75 words)

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