The first counterinsurgency experience for the US: the rise and fall of Ku Klux Klan
In his autobiography, the Italian-American manager Lee Iacocca (baptismal name Lido Antonio, whose parents Nicola and Antonietta had left for America from ...
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"Centauro II" armored vehicle presented
This morning at the Army Transport and Materials School, in the Cecchignola military complex in Rome, the "Centauro II" busway, the latest evolution ...
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The lethal arrows of the Entente: silent forerunners of the aerial bombardment in the First World War
When in the German trenches you could hear at a distance that warning cry that broke the throat to scream 'Pfeile' (arrows), the terror spread in an instant. Not a ...
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Charlie Brown Comes Home: An Incredible Story of War and Courage
At the edge of the trees a 'flying Fortress', lost and without a motor, quickly straightens the bar to avoid the crash. Trudging, riddled with the blows of hunting and ...
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The ideal conditions for the aeronautical industry: from the Po Valley to the south of the USA
The history of the first aeronautical settlements in the central-southern part of the United States undoubtedly presents its own specificities but also brings out some traits of ...
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Goffredo Mameli, the body and spirit of the nation
For many fellow citizens, Mameli is "the one" who wrote the Hymn of Italy, but little is known about his intense and brief life. The same Hymn is little loved, the homeland of the great musicians ...
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S524: Diving with the "Longobardo" submarine (third part)
After the fire drill, we proceed to the return maneuver at periscopic altitude, we make a quick check around the horizon to make sure we don't ...
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State interventionism and industrialization of war for the South of the USA
In the 1865 the South comes destroyed by the American civil war and in the next 70 years it will remain at the margins of the process of ascent of the United States to the rank of first power ...
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The story of Hitler's last soldier
Certain war stories can appear surreal, incredible tales worthy of the pen of a fictional novelist;
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S524: Diving with the submarine "Longobardo" (second part) - Fire on board!
The morning on board the Longobardo, proceeds following the schedule of operational / training events scheduled ...
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The story of the Gremlins: legendary goblins invented by the Royal Air Force
"Have a fit of the gremlins" often happened to hear British pilots during World War II when on a ...
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S524: Diving with the "Longobardo" submarine (first part)
03.35 hours. Actually I had "pointed" the alarm at four. I have to be in the Arsenal for the 05.15s. I have a bit of a road ...
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The mysterious story of Richard Cox, the first American "Jason Bourne"
They are the 16 and 45 of the 7 January 1950. In the B-2 dormitory of the prestigious West Point military academy, a telephone ...
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That braggart of 'Buzz' Beurling: the story of the Maltese Falcone
The smargiasso; hands in pockets, hair always disheveled, long and deep were dug on the broad cheeks. The rebel...
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Online Defense brings you aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower
Naples-Capodichino airport - It is the 16.00 of the afternoon when, after seven hours of delays due to operations in ...
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Submersible profession: training systems (3 ° part)
I haven't had the opportunity to board a XNUMXst century submarine yet. Hope it will happen soon. But many ...
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A world premiere in cruising and diversification in US defense for Fincantieri
The economic-industrial development of a given country can not be reduced to a single decisive cause, on a ...
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Russian Para: from the pioneers of the specialty to Ulus-Kert
Landing a man who crashes into the void is a problem that has already been faced and solved in the middle of last ...
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Submersible profession: training systems (2 ° part)
Being able to train and train a "future" submariner is not simple, requires meticulous and careful work ....
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Submersible profession: training systems (1 ° part)
"The three essential elements to get anything worth having are: first, hard work, second, ...
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