Thread: Aircraft Carriers Intensive PIX!!

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    It must have been a daunting task when you have a look at the condition the Varyag was in, someone had a good imagination.

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    Last set guys and she looks like a really pretty ship if you ask me, and a job really well done by the Chinese. I can't wait to see her doing sea trials.

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    Well that's it guys, I hope you all like them.

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    Another video from the Russian Carrier Admiral Kuznetsov


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    from todays pix..

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    Sailors and more than 1,000 friends and family members spell out the word Nimitz aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz during the ship's 2010 Tiger Cruise.
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    Sailors and more than 1,000 friends and family members aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz depart Bremerton, Wash., for a Tiger Cruise to the ship's homeport in San Diego. Tiger Cruise 2010 is the last evolution in the ship's eight-month-long deployment to the Arabian Sea supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
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    Sailors and more than 1,000 friends and family members join each other on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz during the ship's 2010 Tiger Cruise.

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    Su-33 Naval Flanker



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    Another video of the Naval Flanker



    The Sukhoi Su-33 (NATO reporting name: Flanker-D) is a carrier-based multi-role fighter aircraft produced by Russian firm Sukhoi beginning in 1982. It is a derivative of the Su-27 Flanker and was initially known as the Su-27K. The main differences from the Su-27 are that the Su-33 can operate from aircraft carriers and is capable of aerial refueling.
    Specifications (Su-33)

    General characteristics
    :
    Crew: 1
    Length: 21.94 m (72 ft)
    Wingspan: 14.70 m (48.25 ft)
    Height: 5.93 m (19.5 ft)
    Wing area: 62.0 m² (667 ft²)
    Empty weight: 18,400 kg (40,600 lb)
    Loaded weight: 29,940 kg (66,010 lb)
    Max takeoff weight: 33,000 kg (72,750 lb)
    Powerplant: 2× AL-31F afterburning turbofans
    Dry thrust: 7,600 kgf (74.5 kN, 16,750 lbf) each
    Thrust with afterburner: 12,500 kgf (122.6 kN, 27,560 lbf) each
    Wingspan, wings folded: 7.40 m (24.25 ft)
    Performance
    Maximum speed: Mach 2.17 (2,300 km/h, 1,430 mph) at 10,000 m (33,000 ft) altitude
    Stall speed: 240 km/h (150 mp/h)
    Range: 3,000 km (1,860 mi)
    Service ceiling: 17,000 m (55,800 ft)
    Rate of climb: 325 m/s (64,350 ft/min)
    Wing loading: 483 kg/m²; (98.9 lb/ft²)
    Thrust/weight: 0.83
    Maximum turn: +8 g[12] (+78 m/s²)
    Landing speed: 235-250 km/h (145-155 mph)
    Armament
    1 × 30 mm GSh-30-1 cannon with 150 rounds
    Up to 6,500 kg (14,300 lb) of munitions on twelve external hardpoints, including:
    R-27/R-73 air-to-air missiles
    Various bombs and rockets
    ECM pods

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    Just a quick one to turn the page guys.

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    I will be posting the last of my Kiev photos a bit later.

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    Catch up a bit later.

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    From today´s

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    PACIFIC OCEAN (March 23, 2010) FA/18E Super Hornets assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 fly in formation during a flight demonstration. The aircraft, embarked aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), are supporting Southern Seas 2010, a U.S. Southern Command-directed operation that provides U.S. and international forces the opportunity to operate in a multi-national environment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel Barker/Released)

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    An FA/18E Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 lands aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a flight demonstration.

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    PACIFIC OCEAN (March 23, 2010) An FA/18E Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 launches from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a flight demonstration. Carl Vinson is supporting Southern Seas 2010, a U.S. Southern Command-directed operation that provides U.S. and international forces the opportunity to operate in a multi-national environment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel Barker/Released)

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    Nice one buddy, I reckon I've got enough to get over the 200, do you think I should give it a go???
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    Ok guys, these are the last from my Russian Carrier Folder.

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