Typhoon Teething Problems

ROYAL NAVY Sea King HC4 support helicopters are flying in Afghanistan with modified composite rotor blades.

Carson composite blades and a new five-bladed tail rotor allow the helicopter to operate with increased carrying capacity and speed in the demanding conditions of Afghanistan.

US-designed Carson blades were selected following an extensive test and evaluation programme conducted by ATEC (Aircraft Test and Evaluation Centre), part of the UK Joint Test and Evaluation Group

AS THE RAF Typhoon Force, based at RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire, continues its efforts to expand the type’s capabilities and prepare for its future operational debut, AFM has received details

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AN EXPERIMENT IN URBANISM

«It all started on 22 February 1989. A slip was put through our doors saying they were going to demolish the estate — no warning, no explanation, no nothing.»

Runcorn’s infamous Southgate estate lies in its dry dock; monumental and silent, boarded up, with wood filling every porthole window. Demolition began on 1 August after fifteen of its predicted twenty-one years of service. Most residents have already been transferred to other estates. And although 310 families have opted to stay on, the residents’ campaign to save the estate has now been clearly lost and abandoned.

Demolition was decided upon in

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Unique operation to separate Siamese twins spent Altai Surgeons

Now we have to break, but it's so nice. Elena is not accustomed to the fact that girls now lie apart. The fact that she would have conjoined twins, she learned at 23 weeks of pregnancy on ultrasound.

Yachmeneva Elena, mother of twins, "We were all in shock, my husband and I was very upset, but what to do, it is a pity to do something to harm them, they were moving, and we knew it was two girls and decided, as will be , so it will be, we will deliver. "

Twins were born

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News of advanced aircraft: Boeing 787 Dreamliner takes place, F-35 is shelled

Fuel leak was detected in Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Narita International Airport near Tokyo. This is not the first incident with the "Dreamliner" in recent times.

For example, Monday, January 7, at the airport after landing in Boston after the passengers left the plane, a Boeing 787 Dreamliner of Japan Airlines on fire. The fire was quickly extinguished, no casualties.

The next day at the same airport, the pilots of another "Dreamliner" the same airline had to go back to the terminal from the runway due to the fact that for a few minutes before take-off was accidentally

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How much can complain? Europeans became profitable to work and live in Russia.

2013-01-24 / Boris Y. Kagarlitskiy — Director of the Institute of Globalization and Social Movements.

Exit onto our screens Anglo-American adaptation of "Anna Karenina" naturally provoked a wave of critical publications. But the most amazing story of all published Dmitry Bykov, is available to explain to his readers that although the authors of the film, according to him, they took off obscene parody of the Russian classics, to blame for what happened, they did not, and … Putin's bloody regime. It turns out that modern Russia is so horrible and, most importantly, so looks bad

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Russian blizzard caused problems on the roads

Russian blizzard caused problems on the roads of Weather and Climate

Due to heavy snowfall, which began on the last day of November and lasted more than a day, and ice movement on a Russian highway M-10 turned into a real torture for drivers. Thousands of cars and trucks were stuck for a long time on the snow-covered major roads of the country.

As reported by journalists, the length of the formed due to a snowstorm plug at the site in the north-western part of the Tver region was about 200 km. According to official data, however, the

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The connection between mental health problems in school children and their date of birth

21.11.2003

 

The connection between mental health problems in school children and their date of birth

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  According to what the scientists at King's College London (King's College London), children born in the last semester of the school year often suffer from neuropsychiatric disorders such as hyperactivity and attention disorder than those born in the first semester. The

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Ruslan Nigmatullin: League — also a big football

[Img = http://www.sports.ru/images/object_45.1219226971.jpg] [i] In an exclusive interview Sports.ru Ruslan Nigmatullin said he believes the transition to the SKA best option, said that for political reasons in He did not have a chance to resume his career in the "Locomotive" and said he would not follow the example of Stanislaus Cherchesova. [/ i] — Is it true that you were on view in the SKA? — No. I do not know where the information went to a viewing. He was not there. I just flew in for talks in Rostov. And now, after discussions, I can say that is close

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The company T-Services’ acceptance of innovative completed tasks on a competitive selection

The company "T-Services," reported the entry into the final stage of the project to build high-performance computing market in the nanotechnology industry and other sectors of the economy.

 Photo source:t-services.ru

The project, initiated on the initiative of the State Corporation "Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies" (now reorganized into JSC "RUSNANO" and the Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs), launched in June 2010. The amount of funding from the Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs amounted to about 140 million rubles. The purpose of the project — acceleration of the introduction of a supercomputer simulation for the development and production

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Russian students took five prizes of twelve in the final round of programming

The team of St. Petersburg State University

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Competitions Collegiate Programming held this year, after a long delay: the end of May instead of the beginning of March. The organizers, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and is traditionally supportive competition IBM, planned to hold events in Cairo and in the winter when there is unrest began — in Sharm el-Sheikh. Final ACM-ICPC (ICPC — International Collegiate Programming Contest) held in Orlando.

In ICPC finals are played on the first four (gold), second (silver) and third (bronze) place. The current final in Orlando for a Russian

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