moonraker


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moonraker

(ˈmuːnˌreɪkə)
n
(Nautical Terms) nautical a small square sail set above a skysail
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The schoolmaster was a noble-looking young man too, a devil-me-care blade of a fellow, with a turn for poetry, they said, and a merry man too, and much in request for a song at The Moonrakers of an evening.
He is one of four Appleby-trained contenders for the first race on Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup day along with the veteran Caspian Prince, course and distance winner Moonraker and Saaheq.
The programme will include legendary opening numbers from movies such as: From Russia With Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, Diamonds Are Forever, Live And Let Die, The Man With The Golden Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, A View To A Kill, Casino Royale, Skyfall and Spectre.
She recorded theme songs to three James Bond Films - Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever and Moonraker. Leader of Cardiff Council, Cllr Huw Thomas, said: "Presenting her with the honour of Freedom of the City not only recognises her contribution to music, but also acknowledges her continued support for the Welsh arts and her committed patronage to local charity, Noah's Ark."
Just like 007 star Roger Moore in Moonraker, the flyers will be spun round at high speed.
Since 2016, Penguin Composites, Jayben, CBG Systems, Moonraker, Direct Edge and the Universitys Australian Maritime College have all formed ongoing relationships with major defence contractors such as BAE, Thales and Rheinmetall.
Bond villain Jaws memorably takes a speedboat over South America's Iguazu Falls while chasing Roger Moore in Moonraker. A less risky rush can be experienced on the grade three rapids of the Inn river.
She will be presented with the special award in recognition of a glittering 60-year career in music, which famously saw her sing the themes to James Bond movies Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever and Moonraker.
Made on a budget of $34 million - pricey for the era - Moonraker sent Bond on a mission to find out who stole a space shuttle.
(http://nokiapoweruser.com/nokia-moonraker-smartwatch-hands-on-video-reveals-all-that-you-wanted-to-know/) NokiaPowerUser describes the UI of the Moonraker as Swipe-navigation based.
Three nights from PS465pp Bond loves Venice - he was there in 1963's From Russia With Love, got in a speedboat race in Moonraker 1979) and it features in the 2006 Casino Royale.
Connery returned in 1971 for Diamonds Are Forever, then eyebrow-twitching Roger Moore donned the mantle between 1973 and 1985 for Live And Let Die, The Man With The Golden Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy and A View To A Kill.