Clyde Joins the Royal Navy

April 2007
Armada International;Apr/May2007, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p44
The article reports that the Her Majesty's Ship (HMS) Clyde joined the seagoing ranks as the Royal Navy's latest River class offshore patrol vessel during the ceremony at Portsmouth Naval Base in England in January 2007. The vessel built by VT Shipbuilding will be chartered to the Ministry of Defense for an initial five year period. VT Naval Support offers a full logistics support package that guarantees the vessel's availability for 282 days each year.


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