The Zubr-class is a class of air-cushioned landing craft of Soviet design. This class of military hovercraft is, as of the world’s largest hovercraft. It is designed to sealift landing assault units (such as marines or tanks) from equipped/non-equip
FLIP is an open ocean research vessel. The ship is a 108 meters long vessel designed to partially flood and pitch backward resulting in only the front 17 meters of the vessel pointing up out of the water.
HM Troopship QUEEN MARY in Sydney Harbour, May 1940 by Australian National Maritime Museum on The Commons ¶ During her troop duty she would sometimes sail without an armed escort because she was built for speed.
Rare color photo showing some of the greats in New York during Left to right; Aquitania, Queen Mary, Normandie, and Ile de France. Aquitania and Queen Mary have already been repainted in wartime gray for troop ship duties.
The great aviation graveyard: New aerial images show hundreds of planes left to die across the American deserts