Forth. Medway. Trent. Tamar. Spey.

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Forth. Medway. Trent. Tamar. Spey.

Post by E28 » Fri Oct 10, 2014 7:33 pm

Names announced for the 1st three 90 metre patrol ships to be built for the RN.
Forth, lead ship, first steel cut 10th October 2014 at BAE Govan. Placed in the river 20th August 2016.
Medway and Trent will follow. All in service by 2018.
All three are old established navy names from wooden wall days.

Thurs 8th December 2016.
An additional pair were today ordered from BAE, again fairly old names..
Tamar and Spey.
Raid - Trade - Aid
Thats all folks. Sean. E28

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