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Ailsa Shipbuilding Company was a Scottish shipbuilding company based in Troon and Ayr, Ayrshire.
Stridsbåt 90 H(alv) (Strb 90 H, literally: Combat Boat 90 Half; the 90 refers to the year of acceptance and Half refers to the fact that it can carry and deploy a half platoon of amphibious infantry (18 men) fully equipped) is a class of fast military assault craft originally developed for the Swedish Navy by Dockstavarvet.
The Decca Radar company was a British manufacturer of radar systems.
The diesel engine (also known as a compression-ignition or CI engine), named after Rudolf Diesel, is an internal combustion engine in which ignition of the fuel which is injected into the combustion chamber is caused by the elevated temperature of the air in the cylinder due to mechanical compression (adiabatic compression).
Fiberglass (US) or fibreglass (UK) is a common type of fiber-reinforced plastic using glass fiber.
The FN MAG is a Belgian 7.62 mm general-purpose machine gun, designed in the early 1950s at Fabrique Nationale (FN) by Ernest Vervier.
In naval hardware, fit to receive or fitting "for but not with" is where a weapon or system called for in a design is not installed or is only partially installed during construction, and the installation completed later as needed.
The forecastle (abbreviated fo'c'sle or fo'c's'le) is the upper deck of a sailing ship forward of the foremast, or the forward part of a ship with the sailors' living quarters.
The Gibraltar Squadron is a unit of the British Royal Navy.
A guard ship is a warship assigned as a stationary guard in a port or harbour, as opposed to a coastal patrol boat which serves its protective role at sea.
The harbour defence motor launch (HDML) was a British small motor vessel of the Second World War.
Her Majesty's Naval Base, Clyde (HMNB Clyde; also HMS Neptune) primarily sited at Faslane is one of three operating bases in the United Kingdom for the Royal Navy (the others being HMNB Devonport and HMNB Portsmouth).
HMS Archer is the lead ship of the.
HMS Biter is an P2000-type patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Charger is an built by Watercraft Limited, Shoreham-by-Sea and fitted out at Vosper Thornycroft.
HMS Dasher is an ''Archer''-class P2000 patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Example is an patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy, based at in Gateshead, England.
HMS Exploit is an ''Archer''-class (or P2000) patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy, built in Woolston by Vosper Thornycroft and commissioned in 1988.
HMS Explorer is an ''Archer''-class P2000-type patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Express is an ''Archer''-class P2000-type patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Puncher is an of the Royal Navy.
HMS Pursuer is an ''Archer''-class P2000 patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
Three ships of the Royal Navy have been called HMS Raider.
HMS Raider is an ''Archer''-class patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Ranger is an ''Archer''-class patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy, based in HMNB Portsmouth.
HMS Smiter is an ''Archer''-class patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Tracker is an ''Archer''-class (P2000) patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
Several ships of the British Royal Navy have been named HMS Trumpeter.
HMS Trumpeter is an P2000-type patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
LieutenantThe pronunciation of lieutenant is generally split between,, generally in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Commonwealth countries, and,, generally associated with the United States.
In United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland and United States law and business, liquidation is the process by which a company is brought to an end.
A machine gun is a fully automatic mounted or portable firearm designed to fire bullets in rapid succession from an ammunition belt or magazine, typically at a rate of 300 rounds per minute or higher.
and --> The Oerlikon 20 mm cannon is a series of autocannons, based on an original German 20 mm Becker design that appeared very early in World War I. It was widely produced by Oerlikon Contraves and others, with various models employed by both Allied and Axis forces during World War II, and many versions still in use today.
Oman (عمان), officially the Sultanate of Oman (سلطنة عُمان), is an Arab country on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia.
Patrol Craft Fast (PCF), also known as Swift Boats, were all-aluminum, long, shallow-draft vessels operated by the United States Navy, initially to patrol the coastal areas and later for work in the interior waterways as part of the brown-water navy to interdict Vietcong movement of arms and munitions, transport Vietnamese forces and insert SEAL teams for counterinsurgency (COIN) operations during the Vietnam War.
In the Royal Navy and other navies of Europe and the Commonwealth of Nations, ships are identified by pennant number (an internationalisation of pendant number, which it was called before 1948).
The Royal Naval Auxiliary Service (RNXS) was a uniformed, unarmed, civilian volunteer service, administered and trained by the Royal Navy to operate in the ports and anchorages of the UK in an Emergency.
The Royal Naval Reserve (RNR) is the volunteer reserve force of the Royal Navy in the United Kingdom.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
The Royal Navy Cyprus Squadron (RNCS) was a Royal Naval Squadron based on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus from February 2003 until April 2010.
The Royal Oman Police (ROP), also known as Oman Police (شرطة عمان السلطانية), is the main law and order agency for the Sultanate of Oman.
The Scimitar class is a class of fast patrol boat in service with the British Royal Navy.
Search and rescue (SAR) is the search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger.
A ship class is a group of ships of a similar design.
Shoreham-by-Sea (often shortened to Shoreham) is a seaside town and port in West Sussex, England.
Troon is a town in South Ayrshire, situated on the west coast of Ayrshire in Scotland, about north of Ayr and northwest of Glasgow Prestwick Airport.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.
A University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) is a Royal Navy training establishment connected to a university, or a number of universities concentrated in one area.
VT Group is a privately held United States defence and services company, with its origins in a former British shipbuilding group, previously known as Vosper Thornycroft.
Woolston is a suburb of Southampton, Hampshire, located on the eastern bank of the River Itchen.