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This is a list of Active Royal Navy weapon systems.
The Alvand class (Persian: ناوچه کلاس الوند) was originally a class of four frigates known as the Saam class built for the pre-revolutionary Iranian Navy.
The AS-90 ("Artillery System for the 1990s"), known officially as Gun Equipment 155 mm L131, is an armoured self-propelled artillery weapon used by the British Army.
The Battle of Mount Tumbledown was an engagement in the Falklands War, one of a series of battles that took place during the British advance towards Stanley.
The Battle of Wireless Ridge was an engagement of the Falklands War which took place on the night from 13 June to 14 June 1982, between British and Argentine forces during the advance towards the Argentine-occupied capital of the Falkland Islands, Port Stanley.
Cv Barroso (V34) is a corvette of the Brazilian Navy, and the lead ship of its class.
The F Constituição (F42) is a Niteroi class frigate of the Brazilian Navy.
This is a list of the naval forces from the United Kingdom that took part in the Falklands War.
Rear Admiral Christopher Hugh Trevor Clayton is a former Royal Navy officer who served as a Lynx helicopter pilot during the Falklands War.
A dual-purpose gun is a naval artillery mounting designed to engage both surface and air targets.
Explosion! is the Museum of Naval Firepower situated in the former Royal Naval Armaments Depot at Priddy's Hard, in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
This article explains terms used for the British Armed Forces' ordnance (i.e.: weapons) and also ammunition.
HMS Active was a of the Royal Navy.
HMS Alacrity was a Type 21 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS Amazon was the first Type 21 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS Ambuscade was a Type 21 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS Antelope was a Type 21 frigate of the Royal Navy that participated in the Falklands War and was sunk by Argentine aircraft.
HMS Ardent was a Royal Navy Type 21 frigate.
HMS Arrow was a Type 21 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS Avenger was a Type 21 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS Birmingham was a Type 42 destroyer laid down by Cammell Laird and Company, Limited, at Birkenhead on 28 March 1972, launched on 30 July 1973 by Lady Empson, wife of Sir Derek Empson and commissioned on 3 December 1976.
HMS Bristol (D23) is a Type 82 destroyer, the only vessel of her class to be built for the Royal Navy.
HMS Campbeltown was a Batch 3 Type 22 frigate of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Cardiff was a British Type 42 destroyer and the third ship of the Royal Navy to be named in honour of the Welsh capital city of Cardiff.
HMS Chatham was a Batch 3 Type 22 frigate of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Cornwall was a Batch 3 Type 22 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS Coventry was a Type 42 (''Sheffield''-class) destroyer of the Royal Navy.
HMS Cumberland was a Batch 3 Type 22 frigate of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Daring is the lead ship of the Type 45 or Daring-class air-defence destroyers built for the Royal Navy, and the seventh ship to hold that name.
HMS Edinburgh was a Type 42 (Batch 3) destroyer of the Royal Navy.
HMS Exeter was a Type 42 destroyer, the fifth ship of the Royal Navy to be named Exeter, after the city of Exeter in Devon.
HMS Glasgow was a Type 42 destroyer of the Royal Navy.
HMS Gloucester was a Batch 3 Type 42 destroyer of the Royal Navy.
HMS Grafton was a Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS Kent is a Type 23 Duke class frigate of the British Royal Navy, and the twelfth ship to bear the name, although technically she is named after the dukedom rather than the county.
HMS Liverpool was a Type 42 destroyer of the Royal Navy.
HMS Manchester was a Type 42 (Batch 3) destroyer in the 5th Destroyer Squadron of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy.
HMS Marlborough was a 'Duke'-class Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy, and the sixth ship to bear the name.
The eighth HMS Newcastle was a batch 1 Type 42 destroyer of the Royal Navy, launched in 1975.
The sixth HMS Norfolk, a Type 23 frigate, was laid down in 1985 by Yarrow Shipbuilders.
HMS Nottingham was a batch two Type 42 destroyer of the Royal Navy, named after the city of Nottingham, England.
HMS Sheffield was the second Royal Navy ship to be named after the city of Sheffield in Yorkshire.
HMS St Albans is a Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS York was a Batch III Type 42 destroyer of the Royal Navy.
The HTMS Makut Rajakumarn is a frigate operated by the Royal Thai Navy.
The Inhaúma Class corvettes are five escort vessels operated by the Brazilian Navy.
Iranian frigate Alborz (in Persian البرز), a British-made Vosper Mark V class frigate (also known as the in Iran), was commissioned in 1971 as part of a four-ship order.
Iranian frigate Alvand (الوند), a British-made Vosper Mark V class frigate (also known as the), was commissioned in 1971 as part of a four-ship order and is the lead ship of the class and flagship of the Iranian Navy.
Sabalan (in Persian سبلان) is a British-made Vosper Mark V-class frigate in the Iranian Navy.
Iranian frigate Sahand (in Persian سهند), a British-made Vosper Mark V class frigate (also known as the), was commissioned as part of a four-ship order.
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The Dat Assawari was a frigate operated by the Libyan Navy.
Artillery has been a primary weapon of war since before the Napoleonic Era.
List of Naval Guns, listed below by country of origin in decreasing caliber size.
The list of naval ship classes in service includes all combatant surface classes in service currently with navies or armed forces and auxiliaries in the world.
This is a list of active ships of the Brazilian Navy, complete and correct as of 2014.
The Loch class was a class of anti-submarine (A/S) frigate built for the Royal Navy and her Allies during World War II.
The Niterói-class frigates are a class of frigates of the Brazilian Navy.
The QF 4.5 inch gun has been the standard medium-calibre naval gun used by the Royal Navy as a medium-range weapon capable of use against surface, aircraft and shore bombardment targets since 1938.
The Royal Thai Navy or RTN (กองทัพเรือไทย) is the naval force of Thailand and part of the Royal Thai Armed Forces.
Sapper Hill (453 ft) is on East Falkland, Falkland Islands.
A tampion or tompion (in the Royal NavySimmons, 1812, p. 163.) is a wooden plug, or a metal, canvas, rubber, or plastic cover, for the muzzle of a gun or mortar.
The Tariq-class destroyers are ex-Royal Navy Type 21 frigates acquired by the Pakistan Navy from the United Kingdom in 1993-94.
The Grand Tour is a British motoring television series for Amazon Video, presented by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May, and produced by Andy Wilman.
This is a timeline of the 2011 military intervention in Libya.
The Type 21 frigate, or Amazon-class frigate, was a British Royal Navy general-purpose escort that was designed in the late 1960s, built in the 1970s and served throughout the 1980s into the 1990s.
The Type 22 Broadsword class was a class of frigate built for the British Royal Navy.
The Type 23 frigate or Duke-class is a class of frigate built for the United Kingdom's Royal Navy.
The Type 26 frigate or City-class frigate is a class of frigate being built for the United Kingdom's Royal Navy.
The Type 42 or Sheffield class, was a class of fourteen light guided missile destroyers that served in the Royal Navy.
The Type 45 destroyer, also known as the D or Daring class, is a class of six guided missile destroyers built for the United Kingdom's Royal Navy.
The Type 82 or Bristol-class destroyer was to have been a class of eight Royal Navy warships intended as area air-defence destroyers to replace the County-class destroyers, and to serve as escorts to the planned CVA-01 aircraft carriers.
The United States battleship retirement debate was a debate among the United States Navy, Marine Corps, Congress, and independent groups over the effectiveness of naval gunfire support (NSFS) provided by Iowa class battleships, and whether or not an alternative should be implemented.
155 mm (6.1″) is a common and NATO-standard artillery calibre.
4.5 inch gun may refer to.
The 5-inch/54 caliber (Mk 45) lightweight gun is a modern U.S. naval artillery gun mount consisting of a L54 Mark 19 gun on the Mark 45 mount.