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naval base

A naval base primarily for support of the forces afloat, contiguous to a port or anchorage, consisting of activities or facilities for which the Navy has operating responsibilities, together with interior lines of communications and the minimum surrounding area necessary for local security. (Normally, not greater than an area of 40 square miles.) See also base complex.
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In a statement late Saturday, Navy spokesperson, Captain Jonathan Zata said the BRP Davao Del Sur, along with its 300-man contingent, headed by Naval Task Group 80.5 head Captain Richard Gonzaga, was warmly received upon its arrival at the naval base.
Later, Chief of the Naval Staff visited Naval Forces Unit and Ghantout Naval Base and called on heads of these institutes.
World War II saw the Charleston Naval Base reach its highest employment and shipbuilding rate.
In total 13 men, seven sailors and six firemen died in ablastcaused by munitions haphazardly stored at the Evangelos Florakis naval base. The munitions, stored in 98 containers, had been confiscated in 2009 from a Cyprus-flagged ship en route to Syria.
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The military forces will be heading to Saudi Arabia from the Said bin Sultan Naval base. On board a number of vessels belonging to the Royal Navy fleet to participate in the 'Darr Al Jazeera 10' exercise, which will take place from February 20 to March 14, 2019.
It's alleged that the pair were caught snooping around Musko Naval Base, one of the world's largest underground naval bunkers, at around 1am on December 2.
A story by Hong Kong-based online news portal Asia Times has led to talk that a concession in Koh Kong province for a large tourism complex could be hiding the construction of a Chinese naval base.
According to the paper, the Turkish Naval Command submitted a proposal to Turkey's Foreign Minister for the establishment of a sovereign naval base in the occupied area of Cyprus in August.
The naval base is expected to be established in early 2019, the reports said.
Fire struck one of the igloos of the Naval Ordnance Depot in Heracleo Alano Naval Base at around 5:30 a.m.
Summary: He also inaugurates Ghantoot Naval Base, launches Abu Dhabi-class corvettes

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