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Synonyms for amphibious

relating to or characteristic of animals of the class Amphibia


operating or living on land and in water

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The San Antonio class is a major part of the Navys 21st century amphibious assault force.
Speculation about the loss of 1,000 marines and a threat to the Royal Navy's two Albion-class amphibious assault ships, HMS Albion and HMS Bulwark, came amid the National Security Capability Review (NSCR).
Tonnerre is a helicopter-carrier, a hospital, a ship capable of carrying troops and landing them using amphibious landing craft, a command platform and occasionally a training ship.
It is believed to be the world's largest in-development amphibious aircraft.
Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, regions in the North East, Andamans, Lakshadweep and other coastal areas are a few destinations that are being evaluated for amphibious plane operations.
In the Asia-Pacific region, amphibious platforms are used to provide presence in areas of interest but have also played a significant part in providing a sea base from which humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (H ADR) support can be delivered ashore, for example in the wake of a natural disaster.
Panaji (Goa) [India], August 28 ( ANI ): Pearl Harbor, part of the America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), which was currently operating in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region to strengthen partnerships and serve as a ready-response force for any type of contingency, departed Goa on Monday.
Marines from Combat Assault Battalion, 3rd Marine Division trained together on how to utilize amphibious assault vehicles.
Australia and New Zealand are in the unique position of developing their own amphibious capabilities concurrently, albeit with major differences in size and scope.
AV-8B Harrier lis and AH-1W Super Cobras from the 22nd MEU conducted the air strikes from amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) and amphibious transport dock ship USS San Antonio (LPD 17).
The acquired amphibious aircraft programme includes the Bombardier CL-415 waterbomber and its variants, as well as the earlier CL-215 and CL-215T versions.
Modelled on the Lamborghini Countach, it was once one of the world's fastest amphibious cars and has featured on TV shows including BBC's Top Gear.
The Brazilian marine corps recently negotiated a contract for 23 upgraded amphibious assault vehicles to be delivered in 2017.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran unveiled the first amphibious plane manufactured by the country's experts and engineers in a ceremony participated by Vice-President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari.
USPRwire, Mon Nov 16 2015] Market forecast for the global amphibious landing crafts until 2019.
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