Sasebo


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Sa·se·bo

 (sä′sĕ-bō′)
A city of northwest Kyushu, Japan, on the East China Sea north-northwest of Nagasaki. A naval base was established here in 1886.

Sasebo

(ˈsɑːsəˌbəʊ)
n
(Placename) a port in SW Japan, on NW Kyushu on Omura Bay: naval base. Pop: 242 474 (2002 est)

Sa•se•bo

(ˈsɑ səˌboʊ)

n.
a seaport on NW Kyushu, in SW Japan. 251,188.
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The reproductive cycle of the Solen gordonis population in Sasebo Bay remains unclear.
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Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station Far East (NCTS FE) Detachment Sasebo and the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) Sasebo District headquarters combined resources to implement a first ever bilateral joint venture that provides enhanced mission assurance, extended synthetic training capabilities, and enabled cost-savings across the board for U.
The USS Guardian is assigned to the US Navy's 7th Fleet and is deployed in Sasebo, Japan.
This area lacks flatlands, but there are occasional wide river valleys; the Ainoura plain in western Sasebo, in which Monzen ruins are located, is one of these.
sailor from the Sasebo Naval Base in Japan was found dead Sunday morning in a train station in the city.
M/V Hellenic Sky is a 68,591 dwt Panamax vessel built in 1994 at Sasebo Heavy Industries, Japan, Thasos said, adding that it expects delivery to the new owners to take place between 15 April and 30 May 2012, pursuant to the terms of the MoA.
Sasebo Mayor Norio Tomonaga told reporters after meeting with Parliamentary Vice Foreign Minister Ikuo Yamahana that he objects to the central government's failure to notify the city about the storage of the nuclear waste at the Navy base.
Sasebo Mayor Norio Tomonaga told reporters after meeting with Parliamentary Vice Foreign Minister Ikuo Yamahana that he protested at the central government's failure to notify the city on the storage of the nuclear waste at the Navy base.
21-22, 2008, ordered six crude oil tankers valued at a total of $400m from the South Korea's Samsung Heavy Industries and Japan's Sasebo Heavy Industries.
Navy said Friday it will start to deploy the Dock Landing Ship Germantown at Sasebo base, Nagasaki Prefecture, replacing the Harpers Ferry.