• ###### People's Repub
• The novel concerns an attempt by the People's Republic of China to obtain a fleet of Kilo class submarines from Russia, and a series of covert operations carried out by the United States Navy using a Los Angeles class submarine and Navy SEALs in order to prevent the Chinese from receiving the new boats. (wikipedia.org)
• People's Republic of China: 2 Original Kilo (Project 877), 10 Improved Kilo (Project 636). (wikipedia.org)
• ###### 1000
• The gram, 1/1000 of a kilogram, was provisionally defined in 1795 as the mass of one cubic centimetre of water at the melting point of ice. (wikipedia.org)
• The word kilogramme was written into French law in 1795, in the Decree of 18 Germinal, which revised the older system of units introduced by the French National Convention in 1793, where the gravet had been defined as weight (poids) of a cubic centimetre of water, equal to 1/1000 of a grave. (wikipedia.org)
• milli- (inverse of kilo- prefix, denoting a factor of 1/1000) kibi- (binary prefix, denoting a factor of 1024) Binary prefix Brewster, David (1832). (wikipedia.org)
• The tonne-force, metric ton-force, megagram-force, and megapond (Mp) are each 1000 kilograms-force. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### gram-force
• Therefore, one kilogram-force is by definition equal to 7000980665000000000♠9.80665 N. Similarly, a gram-force is 6997980665000000000♠9.80665 mN, and a milligram-force is 6994980664999999999♠9.80665 μN. (wikipedia.org)
• The gram-force and kilogram-force were never well-defined units until the CGPM adopted a standard acceleration of gravity of 980.665 cm/s2 for this purpose in 1901, though they had been used in low-precision measurements of force before that time. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### submarines
• In this version, the submarine is also able to operate in more weather conditions than the original Kilo-class submarines. (wikipedia.org)
• The government of Venezuela expressed interest in buying 3 Project 636 Kilo-class submarines The government of Indonesia in 2007-2008 planned to acquire at least 2 Kilo-class submarines. (wikipedia.org)
• In October 2013, the ministry of defence of Indonesia reported the possibility of a grant from the Russian government involving up to ten ex-Russian navy Kilo-class submarines. (wikipedia.org)
• US\$1.5-2 billion for 8 Project 636 Kilo-class submarines) The Polish Kilo class submarine ORP Orzeł, 26 June 2011 Russian Kilo-class submarines in Polyarny, Murmansk Oblast An Algerian Kilo-class submarine A Chinese Kilo-class submarine being delivered from Russia as deck cargo in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### 1940
• Michel Kilo (Arabic: ميشيل كيلو‎, born 1940) is a Syrian Christian writer and human rights activist, who has been called "one of Syria's leading opposition thinkers. (wikipedia.org)
• Kilo was born in the Syrian Mediterranean coastal city and province of Latakia in 1940. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Mining
• As of 2011, Rio Tinto Mining and Exploration was in a joint venture with Kilo Goldmines, a Canadian company, to develop properties in the vicinity of Isiro and Mambasa. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### vocalist
• This resulted in Wiz Kilo being featured as vocalist for producers Hijackman & Vittorio Ian's international release "American Dream", a hit Wiz Kilo had co-wrote. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### definitions
• They propose to adopt either one of two definitions for the kilogram by selecting a specific value for either the Planck constant or the Avogadro number . (slashdot.org)
• The NIST comments on this confusion: "Faced with this reality, the IEEE Standards Board decided that IEEE standards will use the conventional, internationally adopted, definitions of the SI prefixes", instead of kilo for 1024. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### CGPM
• The International Prototype Kilogram was commissioned by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) under the authority of the Metre Convention (1875), and in the custody of the International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) who hold it on behalf of the CGPM. (wikipedia.org)
• At its 2011 meeting, the CGPM agreed in principle that the kilogram should be redefined in terms of the Planck constant. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Syrian
• On 12 May 2006, the Beirut-Damascus Declaration, calling for normalising Lebanese-Syrian relations after decades of domination by Syria of its smaller neighbour Lebanon, was published with Kilo as one of its signatories. (wikipedia.org)
• In May 2013, Michel Kilo declined to become a member of the Syrian National Coalition of Revolution and Opposition Forces after his group was offered only 5 seats on the said coalition. (wikipedia.org)
• Born in 1984 in Aleppo, Syria, Wissam Kilo immigrated with his Syrian family to Canada when he was 5 years old. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### units
• A kilogram (kg) is a unit of measurement in the International System of Units (SI) and is one of the terms used to describe weight. (reference.com)
• All the other units are related to atomic or fundamental constants, such as the speed of light or the charge on an electron, and metrologists now agree that they must redefine the kilogram. (physicsworld.com)
• Other traditional units of weight and mass around the world are also defined in terms of the kilogram, making the IPK the primary standard for virtually all units of mass on Earth. (wikipedia.org)
• The kilogram-force has never been a part of the International System of Units (SI), which was introduced in 1960. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### prefix
• Kilo (from the Greek χίλιοι, literally a thousand) is a decimal unit prefix in the metric system denoting multiplication by one thousand (103). (wikipedia.org)
• ###### 2016
• Michel Kilo told Madar Daily in April 2016 that the Kurdish Democratic Union Party's project for federalism is a project to divide Syria. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### rapper
• Juan Martinez (born January 13, 1985), better known by his stage name Down AKA Kilo, is an American rapper from Oxnard, California. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Metric
• This is a conversion chart for kilogram-force centimeter (Metric). (convert-me.com)
• The kilogram-force (kgf or kgF), or kilopond (kp, from Latin pondus meaning weight), is a gravitational metric unit of force. (wikipedia.org)
• Kilogram-force is a non-standard unit and is classified in SI Metric System as a unit that is unacceptable for use with SI. (wikipedia.org)
• It is also used for tension of bicycle spokes, for informal references to pressure in kilograms per square centimeter (1 kp/cm2) which is the technical atmosphere (at) and very close to 1 bar and the standard atmosphere (atm), for the draw weight of bows in archery, and to define the "metric horsepower" (PS) as 75 metre-kiloponds per second. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Russia
• The Kilo class is the NATO reporting name for a naval diesel-electric attack submarine that is made in Russia. (wikipedia.org)
• There is also a more advanced version, designated as Improved Kilo-class submarine in the West, and Project 636 Varshavyanka in Russia. (wikipedia.org)
• Russia: 22 Original Kilo (Project 877), 6 Improved Kilo (Project 636.3)+ 6 Improved Kilo on order (636.3) for Pacific fleet to be delivered 2019-2021. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### equivalent
• Kilogram(s) of oil equivalent (kgoe) is a normalised unit of energy. (wikipedia.org)
• By convention it is equivalent to the approximate amount of energy that can be extracted from one kilogram of crude oil. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### found
• Officers said they found the kilogram in the car with the help of a police K-9 unit. (necn.com)
• Louisville Metro Police Department said that the narcotics unit found more than three kilograms of heroin on Monday during a drug bust in the Highlands. (courier-journal.com)
• LMPD finds 3 kilograms of heroin in the walls of Highlands home Louisville Metro Police Department said that the narcotics unit found more than three kilograms of heroin on Monday during a drug bust in the Highlands. (courier-journal.com)
• More than three kilograms of heroin were found in the walls of a Highland home on Monday. (courier-journal.com)
• ###### mass
• The kilogram has lost some weight (and/or mass, depending on your point of view) in the past 2 centuries. (metafilter.com)
• I realize the answer is probably just that it's easier to deal with an object of higher mass, but if not, why is the reference weight a kilogram and not a gram? (metafilter.com)
• The weight of a kilogram is approximately the same as the mass of a liter of water. (reference.com)
• I thought kilograms measured mass, rather than weight? (fark.com)
• It is equal to the magnitude of the force exerted by one kilogram of mass in a 7000980665000000000♠9.80665 m/s2 gravitational field (standard gravity, a conventional value approximating the average magnitude of gravity on Earth). (wikipedia.org)
• ###### approximately
• One kilogram-force is approximately 2.204622 pound-force. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Greek
• The word kilogramme or kilogram is derived from the French kilogramme, which itself was a learned coinage, prefixing the Greek stem of χίλιοι khilioi "a thousand" to gramma, a Late Latin term for "a small weight", itself from Greek γράμμα. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### weight
• The kilogram was originally defined as the weight of a litre (cubic decimetre) of water at the freezing point. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### known
• Andrell D. Rogers (born May 1, 1973), better known as Kilo Ali, formerly Kilo, is an American rap music Artist from Atlanta, Georgia. (wikipedia.org)
• Wissam Kilo was known as "Wiz" in the band. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### international
• The agency guards the international reference kilogram and keeps it in a heavily guarded safe in a château outside Paris. (metafilter.com)
• When the international reference kilogram is stolen, there's only one man who can get it back as the world spirals toward unstandardized chaos. (metafilter.com)
• ###### District
• Moto is in the Haut-Uele District and Kilo in the Ituri Interim Administration. (wikipedia.org)
• There is a shortage of services in Kilo and for example to visit the post office or the pharmacist one would have to go to neighbouring district Leppävaara or the neighbouring municipality of Kauniainen. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### mostly
• Hydroelectric stations were built to power the crushing plants, and by 1930 the two mines, but mostly Kilo, were producing almost 5,000 kilograms (11,000 lb) annually. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### name
• Kilo Flight is the code name for the Mukti Bahini combat aviation formation during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971. (wikipedia.org)
• It took the name of Kilo 9 since the crane was located at the Kilometer mark 9. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### original
• to several countries: Algeria: 2 Original Kilo (Project 877), 4 Improved Kilo (Project 636). (wikipedia.org)
• Designated as the Sindhughosh class Poland: 1 Original Kilo (Project 877) - ORP Orzeł. (wikipedia.org)
• Iran: 3 Original Kilo (Project 877). (wikipedia.org)
• Romania: 1 Original Kilo (Project 877) - Romanian submarine Delfinul. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Example
• The thrust of a rocket engine, for example, was measured in kilograms-force in 1940s Germany, in the Soviet Union (where it remained the primary unit for thrust in the Russian space program until at least the late 1980s), and it is still used today in China and sometimes by the European Space Agency. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Pack
• Grab the Burton Kilo Pack for gear-gobbling storage and skate-carrying function that will take your productivity through the roof. (sunandski.com)
• The KILO website, in addition to providing information about the shows and presenters, gives details of upcoming concerts in the Colorado area, as well as weather reports and traffic information. (wikipedia.org)
• In addition, kilograms force is the standard unit used for Vickers hardness testing. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### terms
• One problem with defining the kilogram in terms of the Avogadro constant is that it is necessary to count the number of atoms in a sample with more accuracy than is practically impossible. (physicsworld.com)
• ###### current
• KILO features a current active rock format. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### class
• Kilo Class is a 1998 novel by Patrick Robinson. (wikipedia.org)
• The Kilo class was to have been succeeded by the Lada class. (wikipedia.org)
• One Kilo-class submarine, B-871, was equipped with pump-jet propulsion. (wikipedia.org)
• The Philippine Navy has shown its interest on the Kilo-class submarine as part of its modernization program. (wikipedia.org)
• There are several variants of the Kilo class. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### standard
• I thought they changed the kilogram standard to the most perfect sphere created by man to date, made out of a perfect silicon crystal lattice? (fark.com)
• ###### exactly
• The decanewton or dekanewton (daN), exactly 10 N, is used in some fields as an approximation to the kilogram-force, because it is close to the 9.80665 N of 1 kgf. (wikipedia.org)
• ###### Hidden
• Yesterday, in the Highlands Neighborhood, our Narcotics Unit located an estimated three kilograms of suspected heroin hidden inside the finished walls of a residence. (courier-journal.com)
• ###### time
• The French spelling was adopted in the United Kingdom when the word was used for the first time in English in 1797, with the spelling kilogram being adopted in the United States. (wikipedia.org)