No.654 2006/2

THE LAST BATTLESHIPS OF THE GREAT POWERS

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16INCH GUNS OF USS MISSOURI BB-63

COLOR PICTORIALS JMSDF ANNUAL EXERCISE 2005
HIGHLIGHTS OF US-INDIAN JOINT EXERCISE MALABAR 05
JAPANESE & INDIAN COAST GUARDS HOLD JOINT EXERCISE
U.S. EXPERIMENTAL SHIP SEA JET COMMENCES SEA TRIALS
NEW PL HIDA COMMENCES SEA TRIALS
USS BLUE RIDGE LCC-19@VISITS TOKYO
CHINESE FLEET HOLDS JOINT EXERCISES WITH PAKISTAN, INDIA AND THAILAND RESPECTIVELY
DETAILS OF SOUTH AFRICAN NEW SUBMARINE S-101
RUSSIAN NEW PATROL VESSEL ASTRAKHAN LAUNCHED
INDIAN SUBMARINE SHINDHUGHOSH COMPLETED MODERNIZATION
DRILLS OF MAIZURU REGIONAL DISTRICT SHIPS
SPANISH FLEET AS SEEN AT CIVITAVECCHIA, ITALY
LATEST VIEWS OF ALEXANDRIA NAVAL BASE, EGYPT
LATEST VIEW OF DAWN PRINCESS LEAVING SAN FLANCISCO
LOOKING AT NCLfS NEW SHIP NORWEGIAN JEWEL
COMPUTER GRAPHICS OF FREEDOM OF THE SEAS NEARING COMPLETION
KOREAN CAR-FERRY PANSTAR DREAM STARTS CRUISE LINER SERVICE ON BUSAN ~ OSAKA ROUTE
ARTISTfS IMPRESSIONS OF MSCfS NEW 13GRT SHIP MSC FANTASIA
NEWS FLSH
JAPNAESE BRAND-NEW NERCHANT SHIPS

B/W PICTORIALS THE LAST BATTLESHIPS OF THE GREAT POWERS
USS GEORGE WASHINGTON CVN-73 DECIDED NEXT YOKOSUKA BASED CARRIER
LATEST PHOTOS OF CHINESE NAVAL VESSELS
JOINT EXERCISE AGAINST MARITIME DISASTER HELD AT TOKYO FERRY TERMINAL
COUNTER-TERRPRISM EXERCISE AT MIHAMA NUCLEAR POWER PLANT
SHIPS OF TOKAI KISEN JUST AFTER WORLD WAR II
SCENERY OF TSUKUDAJIMA FERRY ON SUMIDAGAWA, TOKYO IN 1962
JAPANESE WARSHIPS IN RETROSPECT : FUBUKI CLASS DESTROYER URANAMI
ARGENTINE BATTLESHIP MORENO 1915-57
JAPANESE PASSENGER SHIPS IN RETROSPECT : SAMARANG MARU 1920-59
JAPANESE CARGO SHIPS IN RETROSPECT : TAISHO MARU 1938-1944 / HIYOSI MARU@1941-1941


ARTICLES PROFILES OF THE LAST BATTLESHIPS OF THE GREAT POWERS...by Tsutomu Nakagawa
THE LAST BATTLESHIPS OF THE GREAT POWERS
YAMATO CLASS / JAPAN, IOWA CLASS / U.S.A., VANGUARD / U.K., BISMARCK CLASS / GERMANY, RICHELIEU CLASS / FRANCE, VITTORIO VENETO CLASS / ITALY
NEVER COMPLETED LAST BATTLESHIPS OF THE GREAT POWERS...by Isaku Okabe
REQUIREMENT OF JDA TECHNICAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE FOR FY2006
PASSENGER SHIPS AROUND JAPANESE WATERS IN 2006...by Toshimi Wakase
FORMER GERMAN U-BOAT RECOMMISSIONED AS SOVIET SOSUS BUSTER...by Andrey V. Polutov
CUSTOMS & COURTESIES OF WARSHIPS / 2 WHISTLE...by Masami Nakanomyo
BOOK GUIDE
JMSDF NEWS
JMSA NEWS
WORLD'S NAVAL VESSELS NEWS
MERCHANT SHIPS NEWS
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