amphibious landings took place on the French soil.
flyby probes past most planets, and even made soft landings on a couple!
Reconnaissance had brought to light the extent to which the Turks were making preparations to repel attempted landings, both on the Gallipoli Peninsula, and on the Asiatic coast adjacent to the mouth of the Straits; and everything pointed to the expeditionary force having to start work by fighting its way ashore.
A staircase of 900 steps leads to the top. On one of the landings is a huge rudely-carved stone figure of the giant Enceladus, and at the top is an octagon building called the Riesenschloss, surmounted by a colossal copper figure of the Farnese Hercules, 31 ft.
The landings are generally dangerous because of the surf, and the anchorages are unsafe from storms on the unprotected side.
Once the truck goes airborne, tilt the Wii Remote every which way to line up perfect landings for turbo boosts.
We will also try to make landings at Nightingale Island where millions of seabirds ranging from Yellow-nosed albatrosses to Brown Noddies reside.
battle of the bulge was Hitler's response to the rapid success achieved by the Allies after the initial D-Day landings.
This included a plan to use two airborne brigades to protect the flanks of the three landings in Normandy.
English cephalopod landings are dominated by cuttlefish caught in the English Channel outside the area of interest.
damps vibration and gives you extra cush for big landings.
D-day landings were the turning point of the Second World War.
This unit will be used in the pre D-day invasion landings.
downwind landings - take nothing for granted.
After the early euphoria surrounding the landings, inter-Allied friction increased as their forces became bogged down.
faked moon landings and government cover-ups of encounters with aliens.
Awarded the VC for exceptional gallantry during the landings at Gallipoli on 25th April 1915.
In the afternoon we plan helicopter flights over Devon Island, viewing the tidewater glaciers on the eastern coast and ideally making landings.
British Airborne troops had attempted glider landings but many of the gliders had gone off course or been accidentally destroyed by naval gunfire.
The new stair should have 2 meters headroom over the flight and any landings.
You can also experience the hustle and bustle of fish landings at the local market at the harbor.
infantrymanh Utah saw the first beach landings of D-Day, by American infantrymen.
Its historical claim to fame is being involved in the D-day landings of American troops on to the Normandy beaches in 1944.
The operation included amphibious landings and troops parachuting in behind Japanese lines.
Meanwhile, six months passed between Laval's return to power and the allied landings in North Africa.
Next on the journey we drove through the coastal roads of Normandy, where many years ago the famous D-day landings commenced.
They must remember where the solid landings are, especially if they're not lucky enough to be wearing the life preserver.
Had he not been almost physically restrained, he would have taken part in the Normandy landings.
seaborne landings against the Japanese fail.
shipboard landings within the preceding 9 months.
swoop landings without the needed " survival " skills.
Gannets prefer wind blown rocky stacks, as they allow the birds to make vertical takeoffs and landings.
touch-and-go landings to collect samples of the asteroid's surface materials.
Landings are tricky due to the tall, narrow track undercarriage.
vocaliser, there is an increase in the number of false landings made by the incoming bird when the resident bird does not vocalize.
Early disappointments had seen two seaborne landings against the Japanese fail.
Day currency requirements, four shipboard landings within the preceding 9 months.
The D Day landings June 6 2004 saw the sixtieth anniversary of the allied invasion of Normandy.
They were also perplexed by ' unseen hands ' knocking objects off shelves, stealthy footsteps on landings, ' cold spots '.
Many people are trying to perform swoop landings without the needed " survival " skills.
Saturday 's mission was one of two touch-and-go landings to collect samples of the asteroid 's surface materials.
Further, there is an increase in the number of false landings made by the incoming bird when the resident bird does not vocalize.
If you don't purchase a seat for your child, there are safety harnesses available for you to use on your child, although most of these haven't been approved for take-offs and landings.
For example, on a voyage that includes Zodiac tours and water landings, passengers may be asked to bring waterproof wading boots, and rain gear is often recommended for adventure cruises.
Crowds will cheer as you nail landings, your opponents will trash-talk and tourists will yell as you knock them over.
Apparently, these shoes can both cling to the board deck while helping your feet survive difficult and painful landings.
The end result is a shoe that provides gentle landings and resilient toe-offs.
Well, logic will tell you that Cinderella couldn't have sprinted home in time to meet her curfew in real glass shoes and Wonder Woman couldn't have made emergency landings in a breakable aircraft.
When the pods are retracted, launches and landings are not possible.
stealthy footsteps on landings, ' cold spots ' .
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