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|Lifeboats must be fast and unusually seaworthy. They are equipped with triple screw drive as well as medical equipment and various navigation and communication devices for the search of damaged ships and survivors. For actions in shallow water a small auxiliary boat can be lowered. The ships of the "Theodor Heuss" class were constructed after long test series and became models for the later dev...||02/01/2008||339|
|Hotel Sonnenhof, Koenigstein|
Build between 1888 and 1894 by Wilhelm Carl von Rothschild, this building nowadays accommodates the famous Hotel Sonnenhof in Koenigstein near Frankfurt. In 1949 the course for the german constitution, the basic law (Grundgesetz), was set in the rooms of this building. Famous politicians like Theodor Heuss and Ludwig Erhard met here.
|Location of the SL-1 reactor accident that ocurred on January 3, 1961. The accident killed 3 operators, including one who was lodged into the ceiling, impaled on a control rod. It is the only fatal nuclear accident in US History. More info on the accident (including pictures) can be found at http://www.radiationworks.com/sl1reactor.htm||03/09/2006||1,255|
|A Gas Turbine being transported to Pipavav from Mudra port has met with an accident enroute. The bridge across the river Kshatrunji near Talaja (49-50 km from Bhavnagar towards Talaja / Pipavav) on the National Highway 8E has collapsed resulting in the Hydraulic trailer along with the Gas Turbine falling into the river. |
The subject Gas turbine is a Frame 9FA+e 255MW unit weighin...
|This is the Area of the Theodor-Blank-Kaserne in Rheine-|
This Area is in use by the German Army. The base is Home
of the Heeresfliegerregiment 15 with CH53-Helicopters
as main vehicles.
In former times it was home of the Transportbataillon 170,
but it doesn´t exist anymore...
|The Bridge crossing the Bow River in Calgary, Alberta. It was originally called the MacArthur Bridge, but it was destroyed in a flood in 1915. In 2000, the bridge was restored and renovated. The bridge features four lions atop the sides of the bridge.||07/04/2007||580|
|Novy most (The New Bridge) is well know as Most SNP (Bridge of SNP), which was former name of the bridge. Special for this bridge is it's restaurant that looks like an UFO. It's name is Bystrica but unfotunately nowadays you can't have lunch there because it's closed.||10/20/2005||688|
|Aircraft Accident of the 08 DEC 2002 accident of a Shorts 330-200 at Guam-AB Won Pat International Airport.|
The Shorts was inside a hangar at Guam when typhoon "Pongsona" hit. It was blown into the wall and the fuselage was ripped open aft of the cockpit. It was seen at Guam in 2005, being used for spares.
|Historical bridge in Duluth,MN. This bridge began as an aerial transfer bridge, the first of only two such bridges ever constructed in the United States. Originally built in 1905, the bridge was upgraded in 1930 to the current lifting design and continues to operate today. The bridge can be raised in 55 seconds and goes up 25-30 times daily during busy parts of the shipping season. The span is ...||01/23/2007||606|
|A car has hit another in the left side. You see the participants discuss the accident with the police.||12/02/2007||1,019|
|A Car Accident in Louisiana - the white car seems to have considerable damage||12/14/2007||524|
|Karluv Most, the famous Charles Bridge.|
The oldest bridge in Prague, built in the place of Judita's Bridge, badly damaged by a flood in 1342. The Stone or Prague Bridge since 1870 called Charles Bridge, was built by at the behest of Charles IV in the year 1357.
The construction was started by Master Otto and finished by Peter Parler in 1402. Both ends of the bridge are fortified by to...