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China’s first aircraft carrier begins sea trial

August 10th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 10 (IANS) China's first aircraft carrier Wednesday set sail for its first sea trial from a shipyard in northeast China's Liaoning province.Military sources said that the trial is ... Read more...

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Florida Keys tar balls not linked to BP oil leak

May 19th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by BNO News
KEY WEST, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- According to Coast Guard Marine Safety Laboratory tests, the tar balls discovered on Florida Keys shoreline on Tuesday were not from the Deepwater Horizon oil ... Read more...

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Work begins to free stranded Barrier Reef coal carrier

April 7th, 2010 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 7 (DPA) Salvage crews began work Wednesday to free the coal carrier that ran aground on Australia's Great Barrier Reef at the weekend. Booms encircling the Shen Neng 1 will help ... Read more...

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The Australian Government Hurries To Control Barrier Reef Oil Spill

April 6th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): On Monday, the employees hurried to control an oil spill from a coal-carrying ship that was stationed on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Two tugboats were ... Read more...

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China planning to build aircraft carriers to protect its maritime territory

December 24th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 24 (ANI): In a statement, a spokesman for the Ministry of National Defense in the Chinese Government, has said that China will seriously consider building aircraft carriers to ... Read more...

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