Expedition 35 Launch

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The Soyuz TMA-08M rocket launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Friday, March 29, 2013 (Thursday, March 28, U.S. Eastern Time) carrying Expedition 35 Soyuz Commander Pavel Vinogradov, NASA Flight Engineer Chris Cassidy and Russian Flight Engineer Alexander Misurkin to the International Space Station.

Credit: NASA/Carla Cioffi

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MoD budget cuts: how can troops do more with less?

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Following reports yesterday that the Ministry of Defence is facing budget cuts along with other government departments as part of the Treasury’s 2015/2016 spending review, there is concern that the UK’s defence capabilities are being put at risk with threats to both equipment and manpower.

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Dinghy Sailing Forum Minutes

On Saturday the 23rd of March the ISA held a Dinghy Sailing Forum in the National Yacht Club to discuss the future of dinghy sailing in Ireland.

The meeting was well attended with over 100 delegates. The ISA was very appreciative of all the contributions made throughout the four hour meeting which proved to be a very worthwhile and constructive discussion.

 

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