Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Androidâ„¢ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

HMCS Nootka (J35)

Index HMCS Nootka (J35)

HMCS Nootka was a that served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1938–1945. [1]

31 relations: Anti-aircraft warfare, Atlantic Canada, Beam (nautical), British Columbia Coast, Ceremonial ship launching, Compound steam engine, Depth charge, Destroyer, Displacement (ship), Draft (hull), Esquimalt, Halifax, Nova Scotia, HMCS Fundy (J88), Keel, Keel laying, Minesweeper, Nootka Sound, Oerlikon 20 mm cannon, Pennant number, Propeller, QF 12-pounder 12 cwt naval gun, QF 4 inch naval gun Mk IV, XII, XXII, Quick-firing gun, Roman numerals, Royal Canadian Navy, Ship commissioning, Ship's company, Tribal-class destroyer (1936), Tugboat, World War II, Yarrow Shipbuilders.

Anti-aircraft warfare

Anti-aircraft warfare or counter-air defence is defined by NATO as "all measures designed to nullify or reduce the effectiveness of hostile air action."AAP-6 They include ground-and air-based weapon systems, associated sensor systems, command and control arrangements and passive measures (e.g. barrage balloons).

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Anti-aircraft warfare · See more »

Atlantic Canada

Atlantic Canada is the region of Canada comprising the four provinces located on the Atlantic coast, excluding Quebec: the three Maritime provinces – New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Nova Scotia – and the easternmost province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Atlantic Canada · See more »

Beam (nautical)

The beam of a ship is its width at the widest point as measured at the ship's nominal waterline.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Beam (nautical) · See more »

British Columbia Coast

The British Columbia Coast or BC Coast is Canada's western continental coastline on the North Pacific Ocean.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and British Columbia Coast · See more »

Ceremonial ship launching

Ceremonial ship launching is the process of transferring a vessel to the water.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Ceremonial ship launching · See more »

Compound steam engine

A compound steam engine unit is a type of steam engine where steam is expanded in two or more stages.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Compound steam engine · See more »

Depth charge

A depth charge is an anti-submarine warfare weapon.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Depth charge · See more »

Destroyer

In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast, maneuverable long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet, convoy or battle group and defend them against smaller powerful short-range attackers.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Destroyer · See more »

Displacement (ship)

The displacement or displacement tonnage of a ship is its weight, expressed in long tons of water its hull displaces.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Displacement (ship) · See more »

Draft (hull)

The draft or draught of a ship's hull is the vertical distance between the waterline and the bottom of the hull (keel), with the thickness of the hull included; in the case of not being included the draft outline would be obtained.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Draft (hull) · See more »

Esquimalt

The Township of Esquimalt is a municipality at the southern tip of Vancouver Island, in British Columbia, Canada.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Esquimalt · See more »

Halifax, Nova Scotia

Halifax, officially known as the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM), is the capital of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Halifax, Nova Scotia · See more »

HMCS Fundy (J88)

HMCS Fundy was a that served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1938 to 1945.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and HMCS Fundy (J88) · See more »

Keel

On boats and ships, the keel is either of two parts: a structural element that sometimes resembles a fin and protrudes below a boat along the central line, or a hydrodynamic element.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Keel · See more »

Keel laying

Laying the keel or laying down is the formal recognition of the start of a ship's construction.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Keel laying · See more »

Minesweeper

A minesweeper is a small naval warship designed to engage in minesweeping.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Minesweeper · See more »

Nootka Sound

Nootka Sound is a sound of the Pacific Ocean on the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island, in the Canadian province of British Columbia, historically known as King George's Sound.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Nootka Sound · See more »

Oerlikon 20 mm cannon

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.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Oerlikon 20 mm cannon · See more »

Pennant number

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).

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Pennant number · See more »

Propeller

A propeller is a type of fan that transmits power by converting rotational motion into thrust.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Propeller · See more »

QF 12-pounder 12 cwt naval gun

The QF 12-pounder 12-cwt gun (abbreviated as Q.F. 12-pdr. (12-cwt.), the War Office, 1925) was a common, versatile calibre naval gun introduced in 1894 and used until the middle of the 20th century.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and QF 12-pounder 12 cwt naval gun · See more »

QF 4 inch naval gun Mk IV, XII, XXII

The QF 4-inch gun Mk IVMk IV.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and QF 4 inch naval gun Mk IV, XII, XXII · See more »

Quick-firing gun

A quick-firing gun (in U.S. parlance, 'rapid-firing') is an artillery piece, typically a gun or howitzer, which has several characteristics which taken together mean the weapon can fire at a fast rate.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Quick-firing gun · See more »

Roman numerals

The numeric system represented by Roman numerals originated in ancient Rome and remained the usual way of writing numbers throughout Europe well into the Late Middle Ages.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Roman numerals · See more »

Royal Canadian Navy

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN; French: Marine royale canadienne) is the naval force of Canada.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Royal Canadian Navy · See more »

Ship commissioning

Ship commissioning is the act or ceremony of placing a ship in active service, and may be regarded as a particular application of the general concepts and practices of project commissioning.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Ship commissioning · See more »

Ship's company

A ship's company comprises all officers, non-commissioned officers and enlisted personnel aboard a naval vessel.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Ship's company · See more »

Tribal-class destroyer (1936)

The Tribal class, or Afridi class, were a class of destroyers built for the Royal Navy, Royal Canadian Navy and Royal Australian Navy that saw service in World War II.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Tribal-class destroyer (1936) · See more »

Tugboat

A tug (tugboat or towboat) is a type of vessel that maneuvers other vessels by pushing or pulling them either by direct contact or by means of a tow line.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Tugboat · See more »

World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and World War II · See more »

Yarrow Shipbuilders

Yarrow Shipbuilders Limited (YSL), often styled as simply Yarrows, was a major shipbuilding firm based in the Scotstoun district of Glasgow on the River Clyde.

New!!: HMCS Nootka (J35) and Yarrow Shipbuilders · See more »

Redirects here:

HMCS Nanoose (J35).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMCS_Nootka_(J35)

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »