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Pacific Ink and Art Expo

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When photographer extraordinaire, Andrew Brusso, called us from Hawaii to say he had scored tickets for the First Annual Pacific Ink & Art Expo, we immediately took him up on his offer to shoot the show for us. Armed with lights and cameras, Brusso set his sights on the action at the Neil S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu last summer.

This was not Brusso’s first Hawaiian assignment for S&I, and having experienced his signature style of capturing tattoos on camera, we knew we would get coverage of this happening that no other magazine

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Participation in the Pacific Fleet exercise RIMPAC-2012

Three ships of the Pacific Fleet of the Russian Federation on June 13 set out from Vladivostok to the Hawaiian Islands, reports "Interfax". The ships will take part in an international maritime exercise RIMPAC-2012 (Rim of the Pacific Exercise, "Teachings of Aziastko Pacific").The active phase of the maneuvers will begin July 11 and last until August 2. The exercise will include 45 ships from 23 countries. As told in the press service of the Eastern Military District, from Russia to Hawaii sent the ship "Admiral Panteleev" tanker "Boris Butoma" and an ocean lifeguard "Photios wings."

RIMPAC doctrine

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Ukrainian carrier rocket to orbit a communications satellite

June 1, 2012, at 8:30 am Moscow time from the Odyssey floating platform in the Pacific Ocean as part of the project "Sea Launch" was successfully launched rocket Zenit-3SL. She led the U.S. into a geostationary orbit spacecraft Intelsat 19 weighing 5536 kg, the press service of the State Space Agency of Ukraine.

Zenit carrier rocket developed by the State Enterprise Design Bureau of South and made public enterprise Production Association Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant in cooperation with Russian and Ukrainian enterprises.

Satellite Intelsat-19 was created by U.S. company Space Systems Loral commissioned by global satellite operator Intelsat. The

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Pacific Fleet added a new ship

The Russian Navy added a new research vessel. Hydrographic vessel "Victor Faleev" launched in Vladivostok. "Victor Faleev" length of 56 meters and a displacement of 1000 tons and a speed of 13 knots while the biggest in the history of the plant "East Wharf", In addition, this is the first electric ship.

 Photo source:yandex.ru

The ship is named after the famous naval hydrographer and scientist. Participation in a festive ceremony shipbuilders, sailors, commanders and veterans of the fleet.

 Photo source:yandex.ru

The vessel is intended for the production of navigation buoys, coastal navigation service stations and remote

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Most tropical storms does not match the peak of the season

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September 3, 2013. Come September — the second month of maximum activity of tropical cyclogenesis in the Northern Hemisphere. In the Atlantic, he continued sluggish trend in August. It is only one region of the cluster of thunderstorm clouds near the Lesser Antilles island with a 40% chance to become the next tropical storm.

In the Pacific, the season is represented by three tropical storms. In the north-east of the acts storm "Kiko", which slowly fades away to the west of the peninsula of Baja. Whirlwind is poorly developed and are expected to the National Center for

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An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 occurred off the coast of Chile

May 20, 2013. An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 occurred on Monday in the southern Pacific Ocean off the west coast of Chile, according to the U.S. Geological Survey USGS.

The quake was recorded at 13.49 MSK, 600 kilometers west of the port city of Puerto Kelon, located on the Chilean island of Chiloe. Center lies at a depth of 10 kilometers. According to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC), like earthquakes can trigger local tsunamis within a radius of 100 kilometers from the epicenter.

Chile passes through the Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up

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Eric hurricane caused flooding in the western Mexican state

July 10, 2013. Despite the fact that Pacific hurricane Eric the first category of danger after approaching the land was going down and lost its hurricane status, he could cause flooding in the western Mexican state of Nayarit. Flood victim was 44-year-old Mexican, who washed the flow of rainwater into the river flowed near Indio.

The police have information that during the movement of the hurricane on the Mexican coast, in the region of Jalisco lost three travelers. In their quest sent a group of rescuers, the task of verifying the banks of the Indio, where water rose

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Nearly 10 people were injured when a magnitude 5.6 earthquake in the Philippines

June 2, 2013. At least 9 people were injured in an earthquake in Cotabato province in the central part of the island of Mindanao in the Philippines, said on Sunday, the Associated Press referring to the government.

An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred in the Philippines on Saturday. The tremors were recorded in 5 kilometers from the city of Carmen. Center lies at a depth of 16 kilometers.

Element resulted in a landslide and damaged more than 30 homes and a school.

Russian tourists are not affected by the earthquake.

Two of the world's largest archipelago — Indonesia and

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Pacific hurricane Barbara could become the Atlantic hurricane Andrea

Hurricane "Barbara" over Central America, 19:30 GMT, May 29, 2013 © Sputnik «Agua» | MODIS / NASA

June 1, 2013. "Barbara", a tropical storm the eastern Pacific Ocean, has ceased to exist, but still retains the potential to get a new life as the first Atlantic tropical cyclone. By typing a hurricane category 2, May 29 "Barbara" hit Mexico near Acapulco and brought to the state of Chiapas to 407 mm of rain in 18 hours. The storm intensified in a remarkably short time, having risen from depression to a hurricane in just 21 chas.Uragan "Barbara" over Central

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An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the South Pacific Ridge

An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the South Pacific Ridge Natural Disasters

November 2, 2011 at the South Pacific Ridge, an earthquake measuring 6.2 at a depth of 1.1 kilometers of the epicenter.

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