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|These smokestacks in Bremen are heading different ways. 3 are heading east, 3 are heading west. But their shadows are all heading west.||02/12/2007||878|
|This crossroads at Skrydstrup Airbase is maybe the most unusual one in Denmark.|
The road north-south is a way for fighters heading the hangars to the north. The road the planes would cross is the main road from Vojens to Ribe.
If you look at the crossing you see the stop line for the planes crossing the road.
|Submarine in Venice.|
"Arsenale Militare di Venezia"
Additional info from McMaster_de:
It's a SSK (submarine-submarine killer) of the Toti Class. The Enrico Dandolo was finished on 16th December 1967 and disarmed in July 1999.
|Naval Submarine Base New London is the United States Navy's first submarine base, the "Home of the Submarine Force", and "the Submarine Capital of the World".|
|Grenen is a major tourist attraction in Denmark. Here you can stand in two oceans at a time. One foot in Skagerrak, a part of the North Sea and Atlantic Ocean, and Kattegat, a part of the Baltic Sea.|
You can come here by the Sandormen, a tractor pulled bus and by foot from the parking lot just south of Grenen at the most northern roundabout in Denmark.
|This submarine U-359 of the Whiskey-class was build 1953 and was in active service until 1989.|
1997 it came to Nakskov and today it's a museum with accustic submarine sounds showing daily life in a Soviet submarine.
|Heading east to arrive at Cairo International.||09/26/2007||1,157|
|The Project 941 or Akula, Russian "Акула" ("Shark") class submarine (NATO reporting name: Typhoon) is a type of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine deployed by the Soviet Navy in the 1980s. With a maximum displacement of 33,800 tons, the Typhoons are the largest class of submarine ever built.|
|After the defeat of Germany in World War I Germany was forced to accept a plebiscite whose unilateral conditions then were defined by Denmark.|
The first plebiscite was held in later Northern Schleswig on February 14, 1920. The zone was defined by Denmark as far towards the South as possible. So called Northern Schleswig (Zone I) had to vote en bloc (i.e. as a unit with the majori...
|H. L. Hunley was a submarine of the Confederate States of America that played a small part in the American Civil War, but a large role in naval warfare. The Confederate States Ship (CSS) Hunley demonstrated both the advantages and the dangers of undersea warfare. The CSS Hunley was the first submarine to sink an enemy warship, although the vessel was also lost following the successful attack. T...||10/19/2009||414|
|Connection between Denmark and Sweden. West of the island the connection is a tunnel, below and East of the island is Oeresund Bridge, 16 km long, finished in 2000.|
Information by Claudio Marchesin:
In 1991, the governments of Denmark and Sweden agreed to build a bridge to connect the two countries across the Oresund Strait. The 16-kilometer-long Oresund Link b...
|Previously the Viking capital of Denmark, today Jelling is a small village. It is the site of the burial mounds of King Gorm the Old of Denmark and his wife Thyra, parents of King Harald Bluetooth.||03/07/2007||409|