Top Daily Stories for March 2010

Mar 31 2010

Iraq: The Wrong Type of Sand

At War - Tue, 2010-03-30 23:00
Iraqi sand was deemed inadequate for the blast walls that have become perhaps the defining visual feature of post-invasion Baghdad and other cities.
Mar 31 2010

Risk of Information Theft on Inmarsat C

Maritime News - Security - Tue, 2010-03-30 23:00
Communication between ship and shore is essential for the efficient operation and management of ships. The wireless systems to communicate from and to ships, however, are not always secure and the confidentiality of the communication may be invaded.
Mar 31 2010

Another Trident Test?.In Saudi Arabia?!

USNI Blog - Tue, 2010-03-30 23:00
So, it seems the 131st consecutive successful Trident test flight went off in an epic fashion! In Saudi!
Mar 31 2010

Navy Aircraft Mishap in North Arabian Sea Top Stories - Tue, 2010-03-30 23:00
An E-2C Hawkeye from Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 121 stationed aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) crashed at sea March 31 while operating in the North Arabian Sea.
Mar 30 2010

MARAD Warns of Increased Piracy

Maritime News - Security - Mon, 2010-03-29 23:00
The Maritime Administration issued advisories to U.S. ships in the waters off the Horn of Africa and in the Indian Ocean.  The warnings advise that pirate
Mar 30 2010

Green Hornet to take Flight on Earth Day Top Stories - Mon, 2010-03-29 23:00
The Navy will demonstrate the 'Green Hornet,' an F/A-18 Super Hornet powered by a 50/50 biofuel blend, on Earth Day, April 22, at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md., as part of its Energy Strategy.
Mar 30 2010

Blind Man's Bluff

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-03-29 23:00
The truth about Iran is that we haven't got a clue how the Islamic Republic would respond to an attack.
Mar 30 2010

The Predator War

Small Wars Council - Mon, 2010-03-29 23:00
The Predator War from Dr. Amitai Etzioni, Professor of International Relations, George Washington University.
Mar 30 2010

They?re Not Brainwashed, They?re Just Miserable

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-03-29 23:00
What North Koreans really want.
Mar 30 2010

Unique Ship Prototype in Gothenburg

Maritime News - Vessels - Mon, 2010-03-29 23:00
The 49.2 ft long ship prototype Stena Airmax was named in Gothenburg. The prototype is part of a project in which an air cushion is being tested to investigate


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