HNLMS De Ruyter Deploys for Counterpiracy Mission

first_img View post tag: Ruyter The frigate HNLMS De Ruyter left her home port of Den Helder for counterpiracy operations in the waters around Somalia. For this mission, the EU’s Operation Atalanta, the ship is carrying the new NH-90 helicopter, which will see its first operational deployment.The air defence and command frigate has extensive command & control, communications and data facilities. Her crew number 220 military personnel, including an enhanced boarding element of the Marine Corps, a heavily armed specialist team which can board suspect vessels. In addition, there is a medical team on board, as well as the crew of the helicopter.[mappress]Naval Today Staff, January 23, 2013; Image: Defensie View post tag: de January 23, 2013 View post tag: Counterpiracy View post tag: Mission View post tag: Navy View post tag: Naval View post tag: News by topiccenter_img View post tag: Defense View post tag: Defence View post tag: HNLMS View post tag: Deploys HNLMS De Ruyter Deploys for Counterpiracy Mission Back to overview,Home naval-today HNLMS De Ruyter Deploys for Counterpiracy Mission Share this articlelast_img read more

NAFCU supports new data security draft in House

first_imgNAFCU’s Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler expressed support yesterday for a new draft data security bill addressing data protection standards, outlining a process for notifications and recognizing financial institutions’ compliance with the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act.The bill was announced earlier yesterday by House Financial Services Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee Chairman Randy Neugebauer, R-Texas, who said he plans to introduce the legislation with fellow House Financial Services Committee member John Carney, D-Del, in the coming days.Thaler wrote to both to express the association’s support for this effort.The Neugebauer-Carney bill would set a national data security standard for merchants, as sought by NAFCU. It also closely aligns with NAFCU-supported legislation introduced a couple weeks ago by Sens. Tom Carper, D-Del., and Roy Blunt, R-Mo. continue reading » 2SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Could these converted shed-homes be North Queensland’s most ‘Australian’ houses?

first_imgThis home is for sale at 118 Toolakea Beach Road, Bluewater. It has three-bedrooms and one-bathroom. The asking price for this ‘shome’ is $299,000. The master-bedroom takes up a third of the overall barn. Located only 35 minutes north of Mackay, this barn-style home sits on 17.5 acres and is surrounded by lush garden. The ceiling is tongue and groove pine and 20ft high with tiled floors, and a fireplace in the lounge for warmth and a cosy ambience. 118 Toolakea Beach Road, Bluewater The master-bedroom at 11 Edgecumbe Court, Toomulla.More from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020 RELATED: Ever wanted to sleep inside a giant potato? Where do our Marvel superheroes call home? Inside luxury floodproof floating homes 636 Kuttabul Mount Jukes Road, Mount Jukes Nestled in a private court, only a few hundred metres from the pristine sands of Toomulla Beach. The home offers all the comforts, with no expense spared to create the perfect lifestyle.center_img This home is for sale at 11 Edgecumbe Court, Toomulla. It boasts six car spaces, one bedroom and a bathroom. The asking price for this gem is $199,000. It’s no secret Aussies’s love their sheds, but would you live in one? If the answer is yes —now’s your chance.These elaborate ‘shomes,’ are currently on the market in North Queensland, and if you lift up the roller-door, you’ll find everything a classic home has to offer.With enough space to rival a mechanic’s workshop, and farmhouse decor to make any interior designer swoon, converted sheds can offer the best of both worlds. So if the idea of shacking up with your car, boat, or campervan, gets your motor running — check out these hot listings. Inside the shed-home at 118 Toolakea Beach Road. While you work on the plumbed slab for your new home, you are able to live in this fully lined and tiled 20 metre purpose built shed. Surrounded by mango trees, and bush this home has plenty of space to keep horses. This home is for sale at 11 Edgecumbe Court, Toomulla. It boasts six car spaces, one bedroom and a bathroom. The asking price for this gem is $199,000. 11 Edgecumbe Court, Toomulla This home is for sale at 636 Kuttabul Mount Jukes Road, Mount Jukes. It features six-car spaces, two-bedroom and two-bathrooms. The asking price for this ‘shome’ is $610,000. READ MORE IN REAL ESTATElast_img read more