guard ship

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Noun1.Guard ship - a warship (at anchor or under way) required to maintain a higher degree of readiness than others in its squadronguard ship - a warship (at anchor or under way) required to maintain a higher degree of readiness than others in its squadron
combat ship, war vessel, warship - a government ship that is available for waging war
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Johns shipyard will conduct refitting and maintenance work on Canadian Coast Guard Ship (CCSG) Samuel Risley.
Thereafter, the Coast Guard ship on patrol in the area was diverted and intercepted the unlit boat at about midnight of December 31 in a position 365 km west-south west off Porbandar.
Monday the US Coast Guard Ship, Branov, with the company of the commander of
A COAST guard ship ' Vivek', which was undergoing repairs at the Indira Docks in Mumbai, sank on Tuesday evening after a private merchant vessel, ' Global Purity', rammed into it.
Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], August 12 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard Ship 'Shaurya', an indigenously built offshore patrol vessel by Goa Shipyards, was commissioned, on Saturday at Panaji, in Goa.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev has reviewed a newly-constructed second degree border guard ship and a newly commissioned state-of the art high speed boats at the Shipyard and Repair Center of the Coast Guard of the State Border Service.
A US Coast Guard ship was expected to join the search Friday, Russian media reports said Wednesday.
Summary: Muscat: Indian Coast Guard ship (ICGS) Samudra Prahari is visiting Muscat today.
Chennai, June 13 -- Indian Coast Guard Ship Sagar during a search and rescue (SAR) mission has rescued a Sri Lankan fishing boat named Pearl Ishara-3 with five crew members.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 30 (ANI): Indian Coast Guard Ship Samudra Pavak intercepted and apprehended a Merchant Vessel carrying approximately 1,500 kilos of heroine valued at about 3500 Crore off the coast of Gujarat.
The Indian Coast Guard ship Arush, the seventeenth in the series of twenty Fast Patrol Vessels (FPVs), designed and built by M/s Cochin Shipyard Limited, was commissioned today at Kochi by the Coast Guard Commander (Western Seaboard) Additional Director General SPS Basra.
Another Coast Guard ship, the BRP Romblon, was "on its way to Coron for its third relief sortie in the northern Palawan area.