Key Point: Swedish submarines are affordable, deadly, and stealthy.
For decades, submarines came in two discrete flavors: traditional diesel-electric submarines that need to surface every day or two to recharge their noisy, air-breathing diesel engines, and nuclear-powered submarines that could quietly hum along under the sea at relatively high speeds for months at a time thanks to their nuclear reactors.… read the full article
The Death Star is no more, but wreckage from the infamous space station will feature in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker–and here’s where to find it.
The Rebel Alliance destroyed the remains of the Death Star in Return of the Jedi, as it orbited the forest moon of Endor, but a Disney Parks blog has since confirmed that its wreckage actually landed elsewhere.… read the full article
Key point: Submariners gain practice by tailing enemy vessels while remaining undetected.
A photo depicting an American nuclear-powered submarine poking its periscope above the waves—within shooting distance of a British aircraft carrier during a war game—is a useful reminder of one of the most important truths of naval warfare.… read the full article
Elvira’s Haunted Hills Soundtrack LP Eric Allaman:
-First Time Available On Vinyl -Original Artwork By Olivia & Steven Wild -Limited Edition Vinyl Reissue -Remastered For Vinyl -Track Listing curated in sequential order for the first time by composer Eric Allaman and Elvira herself, Cassandra Peterson -First time Le Music Hall (performed by Elvira) available on the format
Enjoy The Ride Records and Elvira, Mistress Of The Dark in conjunction with Queen “B” Productions are happy to announce the release of Elvira’s Haunted Hills, on vinyl for the very first time.… read the full article
When the Su-27 “Flanker” and MiG-29 “Fulcrum” came onto the scene in the 1980s, they represented a significant generational leap in technology compared to earlier Soviet fighters. The missiles they carried also represented a generational leap in their own way.