FACTOID # 18: Alaska spends more money per capita on elementary and secondary education than any other state.
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 


FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:



(* = Graphable)



Encyclopedia > Operation Sutton

During the 1982 Falklands War. Operation Sutton was the British landings at Ajax Bay and Port San Carlos, near the San Carlos settlements on East Falkland Island. During the night 3 Commando Brigade with attached units of the Parachute Regiment were landed from the liner Canberra and the LPD HMS Fearless. There was very limited enemy resistance.

The invasion, part of the overall Corporate plan sparked a strong reply from the Argentine Air Force who sunk the frigate H.M.S. Ardent at a cost of 16 warplanes lost.

  Results from FactBites:
Operation (5337 words)
Operation Coast was a top-secret espionage, and the policing of South Africa's majority-fl population.
Operation Corona The purpose of "Operation Corona" was to confuse the German nightfighters during the raids on German ci...
Operation Rainbow Operation Rainbow מבצע קשת בענן is a...
Operation Corporate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (107 words)
Operation Corporate was the codename given to the 1982 British military involvement in the Falkland Islands during the Falklands War.
The 2 April 1982 Argentine invasion, Operation Rosario, took the British by surprise.
The British undertook a series of military operations as a means of recapturing the Falkands from Argentine occupation.
  More results at FactBites »



Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m