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THE USS TRIPOLI: THE AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIP TURNED BALLISTIC MISSILE LAUNCH AND TRACKING PLATFORM

The USS Tripoli was first commissioned in 1966 and proudly served as an integral member of America’s “Gator Navy” for three decades. Amongst her many accomplishments were three tours off the coast of Vietnam, acting as a test carrier for the Marine’s new (at … Read the rest of this entry

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WHAT IS MORE VULNERABLE THAN AND AIRCRAFT CARRIER?: ONE THAT IS MUCH LARGER AND DOES NOT MOVE!

Guam is THE American target in the Eastern Hemisphere. Nowhere needs ballistic missile defense more than this giant stationary aircraft carrier in the Pacific. http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503543_162-20086875-503543.html

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