TITLE

Combat Fleets

AUTHOR(S)
Wertheim, Eric
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2007, Vol. 133 Issue 4, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that several Allied fleets will benefit from the U.S. Navy's ongoing retirement of dedicated mine countermeasures vessels. Current plans are on to call for the Oriole (MHC-55 and the Falcon (MHC-59), both of which were decommissioned in the summer of 2006, to transfer to Taiwan. The Raven (MHC-61) and the Cardinal (MHC-60), which were retired in January 2007, are being transferred to Egypt.
ACCESSION #
24807029

 

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