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We are way better and far more experienced in amphibious warfare than any of these nations, and we would fail if we tried to invade them.
The TRV-150s also deployed Remus underwater vehicles, releasing them into the sea as part of the amphibious exercise.Drones could help save soldiers’ lives by delivering blood on demand|Rob Verger|July 25, 2021|Popular-Science
The HH-52 had a hoist for grabbing people, but was also amphibious—it could land on the water.What it’s like to rescue someone at sea from a Coast Guard helicopter|Rob Verger|July 20, 2021|Popular-Science
His ground-effect principles became crucial to creating amphibious planes like the Caspian Sea Monster, also known as “ekranoplans” — so much so that the aerodynamic phenomenon powering them was nicknamed Bartini’s Effect.
By then the crew of an amphibious aircraft, an SA-16 Albatross, from Hamilton Air Force Base in California, had spotted what they assumed was the United wreckage, but they couldn’t land for confirmation.The Tragic Mid-Air Plane Crash That Changed the American Aviation Industry Forever|Eileen Bjorkman|September 1, 2020|Time
The Duplex Drive (called DD) was one: an amphibious conversion which could be fitted to a normal Sherman tank.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On June 6, 1944, the greatest amphibious force ever assembled began to fight its way ashore.
Lawmakers have tried to halt the French sale of the Mistral, an amphibious warship, to the Russian Navy.Germany Helped Prep Russia for War, U.S. Sources Say|Josh Rogin|April 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After the race the Duke and Duchess had a thrilling, bouncy ride across the harbour in an amphibious vehicle.
Prince George was given the coolest kids toy ever today - a miniature amphibious vehicle.
Boatmen and the amphibious harpies who prey upon the traveller reaped a copper and silver harvest of great weight.The British Expedition to the Crimea|William Howard Russell
The Nile contributes to fecundity more than other rivers, and among other animals of large bulk, produces the amphibious kind.
Then happened one of those aquatic incidents which lend an atmosphere all their own to amphibious war.Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2|Ian Hamilton
"Reminds me of the amphibious exercises we used to have in the Marines," Scotty commented to Rick.The Flaming Mountain|Harold Leland Goodwin
I will merely say, at this time, that the creature referred to is an amphibious biped and inhabits the ocean near this coast.In Search of the Unknown|Robert W. Chambers