Papua New Guinea’s First Qaulified Ship Captain (1929)
13 Sep
2018
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Papua New Guinea’s First Qaulified Ship Captain (1929) »

Steamships Trading Company celebrated 100 years in doing business in Papua New Guinea at the Harbourside on Wednesday 12 September 2018.

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Diving the Aircraft Wrecks of Papua New Guinea
14 Mar
2018
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Diving the Aircraft Wrecks of Papua New Guinea »

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The skies over New Guinea saw much fighting during World War II. Now, some of the aircraft wrecks of Papua New Guinea make Read more…

Paul Allen found the first carrier the US lost in WWII
12 Mar
2018
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Paul Allen found the first carrier the US lost in WWII »

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While the converted collier, USS Langley, was America’s first aircraft carrier, it wasn’t America’s first fleet carrier. That honor goes to the converted battlecruiser, USS Lexington.

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Lost in 1942, Quincy-built Lexington found in Coral Sea
7 Mar
2018
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Lost in 1942, Quincy-built Lexington found in Coral Sea »

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The first torpedo hit the USS Lexington’s port side at about 11 a.m. on the last day of the Battle of the Coral Read more…

How PNG tribal art inspires sculptor Dion Horstmans
19 Feb
2018
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How PNG tribal art inspires sculptor Dion Horstmans »

Sculptor Dion Horstmans describes his passion for items he found in the Papua New Guinea Highlands. Plus his love of a more Read more…

Wreck of Australia’s first submarine found after 103 years
22 Dec
2017
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Wreck of Australia’s first submarine found after 103 years »

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The wreck of Australia’s first submarine – HMAS AE1 – has been found in Papua New Guinean waters, more than a century after Read more…

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