Hiroshima, Japan Newswire (Page 6)

Hiroshima, Japan Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hiroshima, Japan. (Page 6)

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  1. Grandson of pilot of plane that dropped atomic bomb on Hiroshima head of B-2 wing in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... FORCE BASE, Mo. - A grandson and namesake of the man who piloted the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II took over leadership Friday of the United States' aging fleet of nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers. ...

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  2. Grandson of Enola Gay pilot takes command of B-2 bomb wingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A grandson and namesake of the man who piloted the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II took over leadership Brig. Gen. Paul W. Tibbets IV took command of the 509th Bomb Wing during a ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri, replacing Brig.

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  3. Continuing the legacy: Tibbets takes command of 509th Bomb WingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Sedalia News Journal

    ... of "Enola Gay," the B-29 Superfortress known for dropping the "Little Boy" atomic bomb Aug. 6, 1945, on Hiroshima, Japan. At the time, the then-colonel was assigned to the 509th Composite Group, a predecessor unit to the 509th Bomb Wing. Now, his ...

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  4. Changing of the guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... AIR FORCE BASE - A grandson and namesake of the man who piloted the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II took over leadership Friday of the United States' aging fleet of nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers. ...

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  5. Enola Gay pilot's grandson takes command of Air Force's B-2 bomb wingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | MLive.com

    WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. -- A grandson and namesake of the man who piloted the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II took over leadership Friday of the United States' aging fleet of nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers.

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  6. Enola Gay pilot's grandson now commands B-2 fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... (Susan Walsh) A grandson and namesake of the man who piloted the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II took over leadership Friday of the United States' aging fleet of nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers. Brig. ...

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  7. Grandson of Enola Gay pilot to take command of B-2 bomb wingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | DigitalBURG

    A grandson and namesake of the man who piloted the massive B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II is taking over leadership of the United States' aging fleet of nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers. Brig.

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  8. Hiroshima pilot's grandson to command nuclear-capable bombersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | CBS News

    American bomber pilot Paul W. Tibbets Jr., center, stands with the ground crew of the bomber Enola Gay, which Tibbets flew in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, in August 1945. Ground crew includes, left to right, engine mechanic Private Harold Olsen, Corporal John Jackson, crew chief Staff Sergeant Walter McCaleb, Tibbets, engine mechanic Sergeant Leonard Markley, engine mechanic Sergeant Jean Cooper and engine mechanic Private John Lesnieski.

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  9. 15 years of memories at the National World War II MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | NOLA.com

    In the 15 years that I've been writing about the National World War II Museum , I've met some of the legendary Navajo code talkers, a survivor of Dr. Josef Mengele 's ghastly medical experiments, and retired Gen. Paul Tibbets , who was at the controls of the Enola Gay when it dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan.

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  10. Alcatel-Lucent and Energia Communications Conduct G.fast and TWDM-PON Field TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | TMCnet

    It is almost hard to imagine since 4K television is just coming to market, but network service providers are already looking to carrying 8K-resolution broadcasts flawlessly. At the same time they are seeking to accommodate the explosion of data traffic from things like IoT, enterprise apps, video of all sorts including interactive gaming and a host of new fixed and mobile services.

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  11. Test PilotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | AOPA Pilot

    ... last thing that Paul Tibbets dropped out of an airplane (a B29 named Enola Gay ) was an atomic bomb over Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945. What was the first? 4. True or False: A strong wind is blowing across a narrow gorge or canyon. The ...

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  12. Four Chagrin Valley WWII 'veterans' remember D-Day but for different reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... He had trained with an elite group of flyers for the Enola Gay mission which dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, to end the war and exact revenge from Japan. However, in hindsight, today, he is relieved he wasn't on that mission. "Later I ...

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  13. Leaders: Trident whistleblower | Phone trackingRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... is awesome. They have only been used twice. On 6 August 1945, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, killing an estimated 140,000 people. Three days later, it is estimated that about 80,000 people died after the US also bombed ...

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  14. Micron Bullish On Coming Year | EE TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | EETimes

    ... , after a year-long quest to acquire its former rival, assuming control of Elpida's 300-mm DRAM fab in Hiroshima, Japan. It also too 100% ownership of Akita Elpida Memory Inc., including a test and assembly facility located in Akita, Japan. Adams ...

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  15. Present Day Of HiroshimaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | TrekEarth

    ... dome. Today it is Hiroshima Peace Memorial commonly called the Atomic Bomb Dome or Genbaku DA mu , in Hiroshima, Japan, is part of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996. The ruin serves as a ...

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  16. Mazda CX-5 production soars pass one-million markRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that global production of its CX-5 crossover has surpassed the one million barrier at the end of April 2015 - making it the second quickest model to hit said mark following the Mazda 3 . It has taken only three years and five months to reach said milestone since production commenced in November 2011 at Mazda's Ujina plant in Hiroshima, Japan.

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  17. Untitled Kansai ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Back Stage

    ... oreign and Japanese) actors. Shoot begins second wk. of June and lasts for three weeks in Kyoto, Osaka, and Hiroshima, Japan.

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  18. FOX31 returns with veterans to tiny island that played large role in WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    ... Boeing B-29 Superfortress, on a world-changing mission. The Enola Gay dropped a 9,700-pound atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. Within days, the war was over. "I never dreamed I'd see the runway that (was) used to go to Japan on. It's quite a ...

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  19. Miura takes control as BayStars beat SwallowsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Player-coach Daisuke Miura allowed four hits over eight innings and Yoshitomo Tsutsugo homered twice to lift the Central League-leading Yokohama BayStars to a 2-0 win over the Tokyo Yakult Swallows on Wednesday. The 41-year-old Miura improved to 2-0 in two starts this season, both against Yakult.

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  20. ERAU program: Did the US need atomic bombs to end WWII?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | The Daily Courier

    Scott Orr The Daily Courier PRESCOTT - On August 6, 1945, the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, killing up to 166,000 people. The fact that the U.S. had used two atomic weapons on Japan, and was prepared to deploy a third, is generally credited with bringing about the surrender of a military that wouldn't otherwise have acceded.

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