Helsinkiclass missile boat (Finnish: Helsinkiluokan ohjusvene) is a class of four fast attack craft built for the Finnish Navy.All the ships were constructed at the Wärtsilä Helsinki Shipyard, Finland, and had Pansio as their homeport.
Inuit (/ ˈ ɪ nj u ɪ t / syllabics: ᐃᓄᐃᑦ, "the people" singular: Inuk ᐃᓄᒃ, dual: Inuuk ᐃᓅᒃ) are a group of culturally similar indigenous peoples inhabiting the Arctic regions of Greenland, Canada and Alaska. The Inuit languages are part of the Eskimo–Aleut family. Inuit Sign Language is a critically endangered language isolate used in Nunavut.
Asyut (Arabic: أسيوط Asyūṭ pronounced [ʔɑsˈjuːtˤ], Coptic: ⲥⲓⲟⲟⲩⲧ Siowt) is the capital of the modern Asyut Governorate in Egypt, which has one of the largest Coptic Catholic bishopric churches in the country the ancient city of the same name, which is situated nearby. The modern city is loed at, while the ancient city is loed at
Nov 16, 2015 · A quarter of the century after the end of the Cold War, the only cannon that has actually fired in space finally comes to light. Installed on the Almaz space station in 1970s, the R23M Kartech
Salyut 6 (Russian: Салют6 lit. Salute 6), DOS5, was a Soviet orbital space station, the eighth flown as part of the Salyut programme.Launched on 29 September 1977 by a Proton rocket, the station was the first of the "secondgeneration" type of space station.Salyut 6 possessed several revolutionary advances over the earlier Soviet space stations, which it nevertheless resembled in
Salyut 1 (DOS1) (Russian: Салют1) was the first space station of any kind, launched into low Earth orbit by the Soviet Union on April 19, 1971. The Salyut program followed this with five more successful launches of seven more stations. The final module of the program, Zvezda (DOS8) became the core of the Russian segment of the International Space Station and remains in orbit.
Salyut 4 (DOS 4) (Russian: Салют4 English translation: Salute 4) was a Salyut space station launched on December 26, 1974 into an orbit with an apogee of 355 km, a perigee of 343 km and an orbital inclination of 51.6 degrees. It was essentially a copy of the DOS 3 (or Kosmos 557), and unlike its illfated sibling it was a complete success.Three crews attempted to make stays aboard