Mapfre won the second inshore event of the Volvo Ocean Race Hong Kong In-Port Races on Sunday as China’s Dongfeng took weekend honours to join the Spanish boat at the top of the overall leader board... S.China Morning Post
Delta Air Lines Chief Operating Officer Gil West could not have been any clearer. As Delta proudly welcomed the Airbus 350-900 into its fleet this week with an inaugural 2 1/2-hour Flight 8260 from.. bizjournals
More than a million people are expected to crowd into the city by the bay for Fleet Week weekend activities as well as the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival in Golden Gate Park. In the wake of the.. Source: CBS 5 SF KPIX -
During the first week of October, San Franciscans had their choice of free entertainment, whether by land, water or sky. Fleet Week and Hardly Strictly Bluegrass converged on the city simultaneously,.. SFGate
Fleet Week, which is more like Fleet Week-and-a-Half, kept doing its spectacular and very loud thing in the skies above San Francisco Bay Saturday. Tens of thousands of people showed up. Some of them.. SFGate
Thousands of music lovers, ship lovers and plane lovers, undeterred by a horrific shooting that targeted a concert five days earlier in Las Vegas, began gathering in San Francisco on Friday for a pair.. SFGate
The booms, whooshes and shrieks over the Bay Area start at noon Thursday when the Blue Angels precision jet team begins practicing for its weekend shows. The practice sessions and “survey flights”.. SFGate
The return of the U.S. Navy Blue Angels highlights an event-filled San Francisco Fleet Week, with stunt flying, military displays and tours along the shoreline and in the air above the city. The.. SFGate
Fans attending the free Hardly Strictly Bluegrass music festival in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, as well as taking part in any Fleet Week activities in the Marina this weekend, Friday-Sunday,.. SFGate
Since not everyone has the opportunity to crowd the waterfront to catch a glimpse of the annual air show, we will be streaming live video on our Facebook page and posting video on our Snapchat and.. SFGate
L.A. Fleet Week comes ashore Labor Day weekend with a display of Navy warships as well as free concerts by Los Lobos, Quiet Riot and Motley Crue's Vince Neil rocking out on the fantail of the.. L.A. Times
In US Navy history, just four ships have borne the name Kearsarge.
The first, a Civil War sloop, sank the CSS Alabama off the coast of France in 1864.
The next one, a battleship, sailed around.. Business Insider
The US Navy's Landing Craft, Air Cushion, or LCAC, is designed to haul 60 to 75 tons of cargo over the water and across the beach during amphibious operations.
The LCAC's air cushion allows it to.. Business Insider