guided missile cruiser


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a cruiser that carries guided missiles

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In their place, guided missile cruisers and destroyers, armed primarily with surface-to-air missiles, guarded carriers from air and missile attack, and general-purpose destroyers, armed primarily with helicopters, antisubmarine rockets, and torpedoes, shielded them from submarines.
guided missile cruiser Cowpens also left Yokosuka, becoming the first U.
The battle group includes the guided missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea, along with four guided-missile destroyers and the attack submarine USS Providence.
The warships, the guided missile cruiser Shenzhen and the supply ship Nancang, left the southern Chinese port Zhanjiang on July 5, stopping in Malaysia on July 11-14, Xinhua News Agency reported.
He commanded the guided missile destroyer USS SAMPSON and the Aegis guided missile cruiser USS COWPENS.
The Moskva guided missile cruiser outfitted with S-300F Fort anti-air systems took position off the coast of Lattakia.
The flotilla included Russian Federation Ship (RFS) Varyag, a Slava class guided missile cruiser, RFS Marshal Shaposhnikov, a Udaloy class guided missile destroyer, and two support ships, Boris Butoma and Fotiy Krylov.
A US guided missile cruiser, USS Cowpens and a Chinese warship, the Liaoning narrowly avoided a collision last week in one of the most significant US-China maritime incident since 2009.
Accompanied by his two sons Ryder and Hunter, the chef received a tour of the guided missile cruiser, visited with the crew and Culinary Specialists.
Jack enlisted in the Unites States Navy in his senior year at Holden High School and served in the Asiatic Pacific Theatre aboard the USS Antietam, a guided missile cruiser, as a torpedoman's mate.
The guided missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf intercepted and apprehended nine suspected pirates today in the Gulf of Aden," the U.
It was a real pleasure to see - I still get choked up - all the flags, the yellow ribbons, all the children like you,'' Sforzini, 24, a petty officer second class and fire controlman on a guided missile cruiser, told cheering youngsters at Lincoln Elementary School.
The guided missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville pulled into the bustling Chinese port Qingdao on Wednesday, sending a strong signal that relations between Beijing and Washington have returned to some state of normalcy after the May, 1999 NATO bombing of the Chinese Embassy in Belgrade.
guided missile cruiser anchored off Nagoya port Monday for a five-day port call the U.
Among his posts were tours on both a nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser the USS Long Beach-CGN-9 and a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the USS Carl Vinson-CVN 70.
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