the first variant was the p-15, with fixed wings. the basic design of the missile, retained for all subsequent versions, featured a cylindrical body, a rounded nose, two delta wings in the center and three control surfaces in the tail. it was also fitted with a solid-fueled booster under the belly. this design was based on the yak-1000 experimental fighter built in 1951.
the oosterweel link is a long running proposed construction project intended to complete the r1 antwerp ring road in antwerp, belgium. beheersmaatschappij antwerpen mobiel holding company antwerp mobility - bam , a flemish government controlled body is responsible for the project realisation.
a submarine-launched ballistic missile slbm is a ballistic missile capable of being launched from submarines. modern variants usually deliver multiple independently targetable reentry vehicles mirvs each of which carries a nuclear warhead and allows a single launched missile to strike several targets.
swarmjet was an extremely short-range single-shot anti-ballistic missile abm system proposed by the united states as a defensive measure during the development of the mx missile. it consisted of a launcher containing thousands of spin-stabilized unguided rockets that would be fired into the path of an enemy nuclear warhead,.
chagas disease, also known as american trypanosomiasis, is a tropical parasitic disease caused by the protist trypanosoma cruzi. it is spread mostly by insects known as triatominae, or 'kissing bugs'. the symptoms change over the course of the infection. in the early stage, symptoms are typically either not present or mild, and may include fever, swollen lymph nodes, headaches, or swelling at .
an oil dispersant is a mixture of emulsifiers and solvents that helps break oil into small droplets following an oil spill.small droplets are easier to disperse throughout a water volume, and small droplets may be more readily biodegraded by microbes in the water. dispersant use involves a trade-off between exposing coastal life to surface oil and exposing aquatic life to dispersed oil.
the aegis ballistic missile defense system aegis bmd or abmd is a united states department of defense missile defense agency program developed to provide missile defense against short to intermediate-range ballistic missiles. it is part of the united states national missile defense strategy. aegis bmd also known as sea-based midcourse is designed to intercept ballistic missiles post-boost .
thickeners are sized according to the volume of feed slurry to be processed. typical size ranges are from 13 to 40m in diameter and 3-4m high. the floor of the thickener is conical, sloping gently down toward the centre. the feed is pumped into the feedwell, at the centre of the thickener, near the top.
sentry, known for most of its lifetime as loads for low altitude defense system, was a short-range anti-ballistic missile abm design made by the us army during the 1970s. it was proposed as a defensive weapon that would be used in concert with the mx missile, a us air force icbm that was under development. the loads.
abm industries announces 2013 third quarter financial results acquisitions and organic growth increase revenue by 13% reported eps $0.29; adjusted eps $0.41, up 11% guidance for fy13
flow hive is a beehive designed to allow honey to be extracted simply by turning a lever: the hive does not have to be opened and the bees are not disturbed as in normal extraction.. the frames contain a partially-formed plastic honeycomb lattice with vertical gaps. bees fill in these gaps with beeswax and the cells with honey. when the mechanism of the frames is activated, the vertical gaps .
an agent-based model abm is a class of computational models for simulating the actions and interactions of autonomous agents both individual or collective entities such as organizations or groups with a view to assessing their effects on the system as a whole.
in the video a r-27t air to air missile adapted for surface to air use was launched, appearing to have successfully hit a jet. as in the video of the previous similar hit recorded on 8 january, the target, while clearly hit, did not appear to be downed. saudi forces confirmed the hit, while saying the jet safely landed at a saudi base.
atmospheric entry is the movement of an object from outer space into and through the gases of an atmosphere of a planet, dwarf planet, or natural satellite.there are two main types of atmospheric entry: uncontrolled entry, such as the entry of astronomical objects, space debris, or bolides; and controlled entry or reentry of a spacecraft capable of being navigated or following a .
the rheinmetall rh-120 is a 120 mm smoothbore tank gun designed and produced by the west german rheinmetall-detec ag company, developed in response to soviet advances in armor technology and development of new armored threats. production began in 1974, with the first version of the gun, known as the l/44 as it was 44 calibers long, used on the german leopard 2 tank and soon produced under .
abm industries announces 2012 fourth quarter and full-year financial results increases and accelerates payment of 187th consecutive quarterly dividend fourth quarter cash flow from
sentinel was a proposed us army anti-ballistic missile abm system designed to provide a light layer of protection over the entire united states, able to defend against small icbm strikes like those expected from china, or accidental launches from the ussr or other states. the system would have seventeen bases, each centered on its missile site radar msr and a computerized command center .
abm industries announces 2013 second quarter financial results revenues increase 11% to $1.17 billion, with improving organic growth reported eps $0.35; adjusted eps $0.36, up 20%