supply ship

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ship that usually provides supplies to other ships


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Spencer Fraser, CEO of Federal Fleet Services commented "To deliver the first Canadian naval ship in over twenty years, the first supply ship in almost 50 years, and to reach FOC so efficiently and in such a short period of time is a testament to the hard work, dedication and dynamism of the teams at Davie and FFS.
If you build a supply ship, that cuts Into the number of frigates you can build within a fixed budget.
Our aircraft was brought in for the first pick from the aft-port corner of the flight deck on the supply ship.
The space station's six astronauts were getting a little low on supplies because the previous supply ship - owned by another company - was destroyed in an October launch explosion.
The Russian supply ship launched early yesterday from Kazakhstan and arrived at the orbiting lab six hours later with three tons of food, fuel and other items.
DRY DOCK: The Navy's biggest supply ship, Fort Victoria, at Cammell Laird Picture: JASON ROBERTS
Protecteur, one of Canada's two supply ships which was put into service in 1969, had been in Pacific waters for about seven weeks.
The destroyer and a supply ship could be on their way to the Syrian coast, the source added.
Sydney, July 31 (ANI): Police are investigating allegations of sexual assault aboard the HMAS Success - the Naval supply ship with a shocking history of sex, drug and alcohol abuse among its crew.
Cairo -- PNN - Egyptian officials confirmed on Tuesday that two Iranian ships, a naval frigate and a supply ship, had entered the Suez Canal--the first time Iranian ships would cross into the Mediterranean since Iran's Islamic Revolution in 1979.
The frigate and supply ship had been due to enter the canal with the northbound convoy that moves daily at 6 a.
I mentioned that I had been in the Navy four years during the 1960s, and I enjoyed the seven months I served on a supply ship the best.
The Japanese Defense Ministry is considering giving a supply ship involved in U.
China has just dispatched two destroyers and a supply ship.
Sri Lanka navy sinks rebel supply ship off war-torn coast