April 19, 1989: USS Iowa Gun Turret Explosion
47 crew members die when a gun turret explodes on an old U.S. battleship.
Retired Navy SEAL Senior Chief Don Shipley BUDS style training introduction to Extreme SEAL Experience trainee's prior to starting "Hell Night" a 24-Hour BUDS type test of Endurance. The course is for civilians and military and lasts two days, eight days, or fifteen days and is run "Solely" by all active duty and retired Navy SEALs. http://www.extremesealexperience.com/ The Trainee's are younger guys who want to become SEALs or any field in the Military and older guys who want the Ultimate Test. SEAL Physical Readiness Test, Running, Swimming, Drownproofing, Hand to Hand armed and unarmed combat training, Stealth, Concealment, and Camouflage, Tactical Shooting, Helicopter and Ground Sniping, Fastrope and Rappel Training, We don't build character, we reveal it! We reveal it through Adversity. The Ultimate Test, guy's find out what is deep inside themselves and call on that new strength whenever they need it to ensure success throughout their lives. It's not about how hard you can "Hit," it's about how hard you can BE "Hit." http://www.extremesealexperience.com/
Here is a video montage of the Naval Aircraft Carrier, USS Kittyhawk flight Operations (CV-63). These US Naval Vessels carry up to at a time, 4,500+ people and 75+ aircraft including Special Forces. These naval vessels are the worlds most powerful of its kind. The combined firepower of man, woman, technology and aircraft is astonishing. These vessels can be on station in the world within a few days to deliver their awesome fire power to any given enemy that wants to play around with the big dogs. Enjoy the video Note if you look at the night time launches you will see the carrier is in rough sea It dont stop these guys they launch on the upswing Also the crew of the ship get a little show from one of the pilots
This video was filmed during the operation Gringo- Gaucho with the participation of the United States Navy and the Argentina Armed, it was an exercise of landing with an Super Etendard of the COAN.