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03.20.15
US Navy will fire fighter jets into the air with electromagnets
03.20.15

US Navy will fire fighter jets into the air with electromagnets

For the last 60 years, the US Navy has launched fighters from carrier decks using steam catapults....

By S. Dent,   03.20.15
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12.21.10
US Navy's Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System launches first fighter jet (update: video!)
12.21.10

US Navy's Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System launches first fighter jet (update: video!)

For more than 50 years, the on-ramp to the highway to the danger zone was a steam catapult that la...

By D. Melanson,   12.21.10
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