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a medium size square-rigged warship of the 18th and 19th centuries

a United States warship larger than a destroyer and smaller than a cruiser

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The vessels are based on the Spanish Alvaro de Bazan class frigate design and in the future will be equipped with Tomahawks.
Explaining the main features of the Shivalik stealth frigate, MDL officials said that frigates of the kind of Shivalik have many more signature reducing features than other Indian Navy ships.
Russell Scott, from Christie & Co's Newcastle office, said: "The Frigate is a great business with a lively atmosphere.
According to sources, Pakistan is also planning to raise a squadron of eight Perry Class Frigates.
Frigate FC players were given the swish 20ft-long Ford Diplomat by their pub sponsors instead of the usual minibus.
Multi-mission frigates are versatile vessels with capacity to respond to all types of air, marine, submarine or land threats.
Frigates of Task Group, which also the first navy group which crossed the Cape of Good Hope after 148 years anchored the Cape Town Harbor.
The initial pledge was for 150 Special Air Services troops, two B707 tanker refuelling aircraft, two P3 long-range maritime aircraft and a navy guided missile frigate.
The Japanese frigates are the Shirane, Setoyuki and Tone, the statement said.
A British frigate came to the aid of a ship left without power in the path of a hurricane after an engine room explosion, a Royal Navy spokesman said.
GLENDALE - Nearly 60 years ago, Glendale enjoyed the honor of having a military frigate named after it.
The Lebanese National News Agency (NNA) reported that the Syrian frigate has entered the Lebanese northern territorial waters and opened fire at the fishing vessel near the northern city of Al-Arida.
The French Marine National's Cassard air defence frigate is set to be upgraded with a new Thales Smart-S air surveillance radar to replace its legacy Thomson-CSF (now Thales) DRBJ-11B radar, which has become obsolete.
The report cites Avgustina Tsvetkova, Bulgarian Deputy Defense Minister, who spoke highly of the visit of the Chinese warship at a reception held on the Yantai frigate.
The Drazki frigate, with 160 crew onboard, has been mandated to join NATO s naval force off the Libyan coast as early as April 15 for a period of up to three months, the government s press office said.