naval unit


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Related to naval unit: naval forces
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.naval unit - a military unit that is part of a navy
naval forces, navy - an organization of military vessels belonging to a country and available for sea warfare
military force, military group, military unit, force - a unit that is part of some military service; "he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
naval division, division - a group of ships of similar type
squadron - a naval unit that is detached from the fleet for a particular task
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The naval unit of the UNIFIL is also undergoing a change, as Germany will hand over the leadership to Italy by the end of November.
The planning committee approved plans for the site - which includes a new training centre for the Royal Naval Reserve, Royal Marine Reserve and the University Royal Naval Unit in Cardiff Bay - on Wednesday.
TAP) -- A naval unit was dispatched to the Maltese coast to bring back the four Tunisian fishermen who survived the collision near the Italian coast, Belhassen Oueslati spokesman of the National Defence Ministry said on Wednesday.
The Jordanian naval unit reached King Abdulaziz naval base airport to take part in the field exercise Abdullah 5 designed for terror combat, jointly arranged with the Saudi Naval Security units.
LAUREN Medwell said: "On June 7, seven Officer Cadets from Northumbria University Royal Naval Unit set off from Tower Bridge to attempt the huge challenge of walking 400km from London to Paris within five days.
The LPD is part of a national warship project (Milgem) of the Turkish Navy and was originally awarded to Koc Holding but was later granted to a Turkish-Spanish joint venture whose plans were modeled on the largest naval unit ever built in Spain, Juan Carlos I.
TOP RATINGS: Crack Naval unit boards the LE Eithne; FULL THROTTLE: Speed boat with boarding team; QUICK RESPONSE: Naval Service personnel put on a display at yesterday's launch Pictures: COLLINS; At least they didn't give Willie a pistol this time.
Griggs is on a four-day trip involving visits to a local naval unit and the Navy Operational Command in Busan.
The first debate examines the role of the country's three Military Service Units for undergraduates - the University of Wales Royal Naval Unit, the Wales University Officer Training Corps and the University of Wales Air Squadron.
As well as a formal mess night, the team from University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) at HMS Calliope, on the banks of the River Tyne, hosted a tea and coffee morning to raise cash for the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association.
University students who make up a Royal Naval unit pledged to help Ty Hafan - and came up trumps.
As one of the Royal Navy's youngest serving commanding officers, Lt Nelson, 29, also heads up the University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) where students from Durham, Newcastle and Northumbria universities gain practical experience in seamanship, navigation and engineering skills on HMS Example.

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