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|RAF Mount Pleasant is a military base for the Royal Air Force in the British Overseas Territory of the Falkland Islands. The facility also serves as the islands' only international airport||06/22/2006||1,340|
|Two British Navy ships in Mare Harbour, East Falkland Island. This is the military harbour that supplies Mt Pleasant air base to the north.||06/26/2006||732|
|A cargo vessel near Stanley, the capital of the Falkland Islands||07/29/2008||413|
|Here is the C130 Hercules Transporter based at Mount Pleasant Airbase , East Falkland Island. A VC 10 tanker can be found to the south.|
The air base was constructed after the Falkland Islands war and became fully operational in 1986.
|Large Writing On The Beach In The Falkland Islands||02/18/2007||307|
|Vickers VC-10 troop carrier in the Falkland islands||02/18/2007||498|
|Probably the world most remote postal office, located at Falkland Islands.||04/17/2011||537|
|2 survey ships near The Falkland Islands||02/18/2007||296|
|Windward Islands are the southern islands of the Lesser Antilles. They are called such because they are more windward than the Leeward Islands, given that the prevailing winds in the area blow north.||08/11/2005||602|
|The Leeward Islands are the northern islands of the Lesser Antilles. They are called "leeward" because the prevailing winds in the area blow from south to north. Thus, the Leeward Islands are downwind, on the backside, or leeward from the Windward Islands, the group of islands that first meet the Trade Winds coming from the south.||08/11/2005||714|
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The Galapagos Islands are found 1000 kilometres (600 miles) off the west coast of Ecuador, South America. The archipelago is made up of 13 large islands, 6 smaller islands and 107 rocks and islets. The very first island is thought to have formed between 5 and 10 million years ago, as a result of tectonic activity. The youngest islands, Isabela and Fernandina...
|Hawaiian Islands (historically the Sandwich Islands) in the Pacific Ocean. All of the Islands were formed by volcanoes arising from the sea floor through a vent described in geological theory as a hotspot.||08/15/2005||874|
|Japan, a country of islands, extends along the eastern or Pacific coast of Asia (Sea of Japen). The main islands, running from north to south.||08/25/2005||797|