escort vessel


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escort vessel

nbattello di scorta
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Tribal class destroyers operated in the North Atlantic, the Mediterranean, and the English Channel as submarine hunters, escort vessels, and against German E-boat surface raiders.
(One wonders if that statement also includes wastewater.) Waste will be retained on board the escort vessel. According to the website, "This waste will then be offloaded outside of the Arctic communities into specific collection facilities that are equipped to handle waste." I admit to being a little skeptical about that statement, if what they are referring to is a village landfill.
British Nuclear Fuels argues that having a separate armed escort vessel is unnecessary.
Although the ships did not enter UK territorial waters, their movements were tracked by the Royal Navy destroyer HMS Dragon - the duty fleet-ready escort vessel - which was dispatched from Porstmouth to investigate.
Only an escort vessel can provide this security and serve as a sufficient deterrent.
The Brand V - formerly an escort vessel - had been converted into a cruiser by the Norwegian YMCA.
"We had to abandon ship and board another escort vessel, which was then hit by torpedoes from an Italian submarine.
On 10 January 1943, she was sunk by an enemy escort vessel, while attacking a Japanese convoy off New Britain.
Caption: The Hedgehog, an anti-submarine mortar, pictured on the forward deck of a British escort vessel. The device, which was developed by the Royal Navy, fired up to 24 spigot mortars ahead of the ship when attacking a U-boat, (imperial war MUSEUM OF LONDON)
The veteran commander of a British escort vessel guides his inexperienced new crew through the dangers of combat at sea during the Second World War Atlantic campaigns.
International regulations say "an armed escort vessel must accompany the transport ship from departure to arrival".