surface ship

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Noun1.surface ship - a warship that operates on the surface of the water
combat ship, war vessel, warship - a government ship that is available for waging war
submersible warship, submersible - a warship designed to operate under water
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Navy surface ship VLS highlights the successful collaboration between Lockheed Martin and the U.
A move to build a nuclear surface ship would give Russia a capability that is not currently possessed by most navies around the world.
In addition, the parties would integrate their existing joint venture, Fleet Support Limited (which is active in naval surface ship support) into the new joint venture.
The troubled Anglo-American Surface Ship Torpedo Defence (SSTD) program has hit more snags following the December 1994 award of a $29 million demonstration and evaluation (DEMVAL) contract to a consortium of companies led by Westinghouse.
And a surface ship is not the best antisubmarine platform-another submarine is.
Contract Awarded for definitization of the Navy s fiscal 2012 AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Surface Ship Undersea Warfare System production requirements and exercise production options for fiscal 2013
To fix the problem, the Navy in May established the surface ship life cycle management activity in Norfolk, Va.
The MPP provides hardware and software processing for the towed array on submarine and surface ship platforms.
Transmissions are received in near real-time at the surface ship via an on-deck terminal, down-converted from Ku-Band to baseband signals, and distributed throughout the ship for further analysis and use.

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