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Old 03-07-2015, 07:44 PM   #28
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Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 12 (HSC-12) Golden Falcons is a United States Navy helicopter squadron based at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, in Japan.. The Golden Falcons are attached to Carrier Air Wing Five with the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN-73)..Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron 2 was established on March 7, 1952 as the first Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) helicopter squadron on the West Coast, flying the HRS-2.HS-2 performed the first night rescue in North Vietnam in 1965.. In 1966 HS-2 participated in the Apollo Saturn 202 spaceshot recovery program, and was responsible for 10 overland and 5 coastal rescues of pilots in North Vietnam during 1967...

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Naval Air Facility Atsugi (厚木海軍飛行場 Atsugi Kaigun-hikōjō) is a naval air base located in the cities of Yamato and Ayase in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan..Service members stationed at Atsugi also work in conjunction with the Kamiseya Naval Radio Receiving Facility..In 1964 a United States Marine Corps F8U-2 Crusader based at the airfield crashed in nearby Machida, Tokyo..The pilot ejected and was not seriously injured, but the crash killed 4 and injured 32 people on the ground and destroyed se7en houses..NAF Atsugi and the people stationed there gained notoriety in the 1990s (stemming from near-daily reports in the Pacific Stars and Stripes newspaper) due to their proximity to the Jinkanpo Atsugi Incinerator, which blew toxic and cancerous emissions over the high-rise buildings in its immediate vicinity..Many servicemembers reported sickness and a few died from cancer shortly after moving back to the United States.. For a time, the base required servicemembers to undergo medical screenings before being stationed at the base in order to ensure that their bodies could handle the poor air quality.. In spite of this, servicemembers still developed health problems, such as acute cases of asthma..Personnel and aircraft from the base assisted with Operation Tomodachi following and during the March 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and Fukushima I nuclear accidents.. During the crisis, around 2,000 American family members voluntarily departed the base for locations outside Japan...

HS-2, serial number of one of the plutonium-gallium hemispheres used for the core in the first nuclear test detonation, codenamed Trinity-HS-2, a model of the Weisscam digital high-speed camera, manufactured by German company P+S Technik-HS2, also known as Hotspot 2.0 and Wi-Fi Certified Passpoint, a service for public access Wi-Fi-HS2, a Hypersonic Gun tunnel in Oxford University, part of the UK's National Wind Tunnel Facility... the day that the intlligence and talents of women are fully honoured and employed, the human community and the planet itself will benefit in ways we can only begin to imagine...
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