Special Purpose

Some articles on special, special purpose:

Ship Or Vessel - Types of Ships - Commercial Vessels
... categories cargo ships, passenger ships, and special-purpose ships ... Special-purpose vessels are not used for transport but for other tasks ... Special-purpose vessels often have specialized crew if necessary, for example scientists aboard research vessels ...
Russian Spetsnaz - KGB and FSB Special Purpose Forces
... The Center of Special Operations of the FSB (CSN FSB, центр специального назначения ФСБ) is officially tasked with combating terrorism and protecting the ... (also known as Spetsgruppa Alfa), Department V (also known as Spetsgruppa Vympel) and the Special Purpose Service ... All the Alpha operators undergo special airborne training, special mountain training, and special counter-sabotage dive training ...

Famous quotes containing the words purpose and/or special:

    The purpose of a work of fiction is to appeal to the lingering after-effects in the reader’s mind as differing from, say, the purpose of oratory or philosophy which respectively leave people in a fighting or thoughtful mood.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)

    The experience and behaviour that gets labelled schizophrenic is a special strategy that a person invents in order to live in an unlivable situation.
    —R.D. (Ronald David)