Wertheim, Eric
December 2007
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec2007, Vol. 133 Issue 12, p92
Conference Proceeding
The article features several warships. They include the new patrol ship "Leonard C. Banfield" built by a Dutch shipbuilder for the Barbados Coast Guard, the nuclear-powered guided missile submarine USS Ohio, and three frigates, "Nakhoda Ragam," "Bendahara Sakam," and "Jerambak," built by BAE Systems PLC for Brunei.


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