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amphibious

(ăm-fĭb′ē-əs)
adj.
Biology Living or able to live both on land and in water.

am·phib′i·ous·ly adv.
am·phib′i·ous·ness n.

amphibious

(ăm-fĭb′ē-ŭs)
Able to live or function both on land and in water.
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What are the various opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global amphibious landing craft market?
1 is not required to self-deploy from the well deck of an amphibious ship to the shore, since the Marine Corps decided to wait and introduce that requirement into ACV 1.
It's the first amphibious laboratory in the world that can detect illegal and hazardous substances, such as drugs and radioactive materials smuggled in steamboats and wooden dhows, as it is has been equipped with advanced cameras that can send live videos and images to the main control room," said Sami Eisa, the person behind the idea and manager of the intelligence department at Dubai Customs.
Chantelle Seaborn, Canal and River Trust waterway manager, said: "We can confirm we have received a request to provide amphibious tours in Liverpool Docks, which we have turned down at this time.
Exercise leaders responded with available forces to conduct amphibious landings, humanitarian assistance, long-range reinforcement of a U.
Amphibious ships are among the most highly demanded vessels in the Navy's fleet, according to Expeditionary Force 21, the Marine Corps plan for its future force.
The early industry involvement contracts were awarded to US shipyards that have the facilities and resources to build a large-deck amphibious assault ship without major recapitalization.
We have followed and admired the Sealegs amphibious technology for many years, and are now proud to launch our very first Asis amphibious craft that is powered by Sealegs.
Many of the amphibious vessels were originally built as World War II landing craft.
The vessel was renamed Sargento Aldea after it entered Chilean naval service and heralded the launch of the Amphibious Expeditionary Brigade.
Amphibious homes were first built in estate in Maasbommel in a32-house the Netherlands in 2004 ?
Earlier reports said three modern Project 11770 Serna amphibious assault ships were to be delivered in the first half of the year.

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