Cam Ranh Bay


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Cam Ranh Bay

 (kăm′răn′, käm′rän′)
An inlet of the South China Sea in southeast Vietnam. Formerly a French naval base, it was the site of a large US military installation during the Vietnam War.
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Hanoi has sanctioned Samsung Heavy Industries from South Korea to acquire up to 50% of a shipbuilding subsidiary by Shipbuilding Industry Co, formerly Vinashin, in Cam Ranh Bay.
In addition, during a visit by former US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta to a Vietnamese port in Cam Ranh Bay on the South China Sea, he stated that the United States was seeking to deploy its Navy fleet to Asia and the Pacific region.
It was a strange experience to be in Cam Ranh Bay and to visit Hanoi.
The Cold War is long over, symbolized by Vietnam's new openness to the US and the closure of Clark, Sabic, Cam Ranh Bay (for the USSR), the dictatorships of Suharto, Marcos, New Win and Thieu.
Silver joined Tactical Air Command (the precursor to Air Combat Command) and deployed to the 557th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 12th Tactical Fighter Wing, Cam Ranh Bay Air Base, Republic of Vietnam.
Navy's use of Cam Ranh Bay, a major American base during the Vietnam War.
In Vietnam, Panetta became the first Pentagon chief to set foot in Cam Ranh Bay, a major port and airfield for US forces during the Vietnam War.
After a civilian merchant seaman named Bruce was caught stealing from a ship in Cam Ranh Bay, Miller conferred with Major General (MG) Charles W.
Not by the occasional rocket, less frequent mortar round, or stray bullets from hot firefights across Cam Ranh Bay, but because of some stupid, fucking accident.
He had started the day with a visit to the Massachusetts Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Green Hill Park to remember Guy Protano, a grammar school friend who died on his way to the base at Cam Ranh Bay to leave Vietnam and go home.
As an aircraft weapons specialist based at Cam Ranh Bay in Vietnam, Marrone loaded bombs and rockets on fighter and attack aircraft flying missions against the enemy.
About a year later, there I was, heading off for Cam Ranh Bay, as a marine mammal handier.