combat ship

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Noun1.combat ship - a government ship that is available for waging warcombat ship - a government ship that is available for waging war
aircraft carrier, attack aircraft carrier, flattop, carrier - a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings
battleship, battlewagon - large and heavily armoured warship
capital ship - a warship of the first rank in size and armament
conning tower - an armored pilothouse on a warship
corvette - a highly maneuverable escort warship; smaller than a destroyer
cruiser - a large fast warship; smaller than a battleship and larger than a destroyer
destroyer, guided missile destroyer - a small fast lightly armored but heavily armed warship
destroyer escort - warship smaller than a destroyer; designed to escort fleets or convoys
frigate - a United States warship larger than a destroyer and smaller than a cruiser
frigate - a medium size square-rigged warship of the 18th and 19th centuries
guard ship - a warship (at anchor or under way) required to maintain a higher degree of readiness than others in its squadron
ironclad - a wooden warship of the 19th century that is plated with iron or steel armor
man-of-war, ship of the line - a warship intended for combat
military vehicle - vehicle used by the armed forces
naval gun - naval weaponry consisting of a large gun carried on a warship
privateer - a privately owned warship commissioned to prey on the commercial shipping or warships of an enemy nation
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
sloop of war - a sailing or steam warship having cannons on only one deck
submersible warship, submersible - a warship designed to operate under water
surface ship - a warship that operates on the surface of the water
three-decker - a warship carrying guns on three decks
torpedo boat - small high-speed warship designed for torpedo attacks in coastal waters
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"
fleet - a group of warships organized as a tactical unit
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Release date- 14082019 - We have cut steel for the second Type 26 Global Combat Ship, HMS CARDIFF, marking an important milestone in the programme to deliver the most advanced Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) capability to the Royal Navy.
Kerlan Fanagel, secretary general of Pasaka, said the docking of the littoral combat ship, USS Montgomery, at Sasa Wharf here on Saturday was a violation of the country's sovereignty, and an action that could pose a threat to Filipinos in case conflict would erupt between the United States and China.
The Independence-class littoral combat ship USS Montgomery (LCS 8) arrived in Davao City on June 29 for the ship's first port visit to the Philippines during its first deployment, according to a statement from the US Embassy in Manila.
That's about where the similarities stop between the Navy's newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship and your 2019 Volvo S60.
When a Navy unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) Is sitting on the deck of a littoral combat ship (LCS) rather than being deployed in the battlespace, there are only two questions the ship's supply officer (SUPPO), wants to have answered: "Where is my part?" and "When will I get it?" Stopping operations in the battlespace is not an option for combatant commanders, especially for a maintenance issue or backordered parts.
CDR: Bruce, it's good to talk to you again and I believe the last time we chatted, we went into some detail on what Rolls-Royce is doing on the Type 26 Global Combat Ship for the Royal Navy in the UK, but before we get into that and all the implications for Canada, can you please give us an overview of Rolls-Royce's current operations in Canada?
The contract for the anti-submarine frigates, based on the Type 26 Global Combat Ship being built for the Royal Navy, is a major boost for UK industry in the run-up to Brexit.
Caroline Zotti, Commander, Littoral Combat Ship Squadron One Public Affairs.
Ottaviano would not comment on when the service may decide to integrate SEWIP Lite onto a littoral combat ship, but said, "I do believe it's going to happen."
Lockheed Martin submitted its Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship parent design in response to the U.S.
Auto Business News-January 11, 2018--Rolls-Royce receives 2017 Team Freedom Littoral Combat Ship Supplier of the Year
The Type 26 Global Combat Ship will be capable of a wide variety of missions, from high intensity warfare to humanitarian assistance.

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