RFA Fort Victoria supports Carrier Strike Group after refit. Reinforced taped seams for added durability. RASed with various USS units berthing at Cape Fear River on 15 May 1996, 18 May 1996 sailed Cape Fear River to Norfolk Virginia arriving on 20 May 1996, 4 June 1966 at Norfolk Virginia (see note 2). Itâs called integrity. RFA Fort George . UK Carrier Strike Group assembles for the first time . Not easy to retrofit, or if you use the centre tanks only, very little offload capacity. "Happiness is not a destination, it â¦ 05.mar.2018 - Denne Pinnen ble oppdaget av Neill Reardon. RFA FORT GEORGE. The ship was laid down in 1989, launched by the wife of the Commander-in-Chief Fleet Admiral Sir Jock Slater in 1991 and commissioned in 1993. 5 February 1994 sailed from Torbay to Portland, 6 February 1994 sailed Portland for further trials, 8 February 1994 arrived and berthing on D Buoy, Plymouth Sound, 15 February 1994 moved to Yonderberry Pier, Devonport and then on 19 February 1994 to No 5 basin, 18 July 1994 Captain Anthony F Pitt DSC RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 1 August 1994 sailed Yonderberry Pier to run measured mile off Looe and other trials returning to Plymouth Sound on 8 August 1994, 10 August 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound for further trials off Portland returning to 'C' Buoy, Plymouth Sound on 12 August 1994, 16 August 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound to Portland for trials and then to Cherbourg arriving on 18 August 1994, 22 August 1994 sailed Cherbourg to Portland for trials and then to Devonport No 1 Jetty on 26 August 1994, 12 September 1994 Captain Peter J Lannin RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 22 September 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound for further trials returning to 'C' Buoy, Plymouth Sound the next day, 8 November 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound for shaft trials returning to No 1 Berth at Devonport on 11 November 1994, 18 November 1994 sailed Deconport for full power trials and RAS trials with stores rigs with RFA Black Rover returning to Plymouth Sound on 1 December 1994, 8 December 1994 moved from Plymouth Sound to Devonport Dockyard, 5 January 1995 sailed Devonport to Portland and BOST returning to Devonport on 7 February 1995, 14 February, 1995 sailed Devonport JMC and exercise Strong Resolve achoring at Trondheim Bay on 1 March 1995, 2 March 1995 sailed Trondheim Bay to Rosyth Dockyard arriving 4 March 1995, 11 March 1995 sailed Rosyth Dockyard to anchor in Kirkcaldy Bay, 5 April 1995 sailed Kirkcaldy Bay to Rosyth Dockyard arriving 5 April 1995, 7 April 1995 sailed Rosyth Dockyard variously to Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty arriving on 25 April 1995, 27 April 1995 moved Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty to Portsmouth Dockyard, 29 April 1995 sailed Portsmouth Dockyard to exercise Lemon Peel returning to Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty on 6 May 1995, 11 May 1995 sailed Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty variously anchoring in Lyme Bay on 14 May 1995, 15 May 1995 sailed Lyme Bay to exercise Hallser Link to alongside at Portland Harbour on 18 May 1995, 22 May 1995 sailed Portland Harbour to take part in Exercise Lined Seas returning to Portland Harbour on 9 June 1995, 12 June 1995 sailed Portland Harbour to Portsmouth Dockyard arriving 16 June 1995, 22 June 1995 sailed Portsmouth Dockyard to No 22 Anchorage at Plymouth Sound arriving on 23 June 1995, 7 July 1995 sailed Plymouth to Hebburn on Tyne arriving 9 July 1995, 11 September 1995 Captain Peter A Taylor OBE RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 25 September 1995 sailed Hebburn on Tyne on sea trials returning to Hebburn on Tyne the next day, 7 October 1995 sailed Hebburn on Tyne to Devonport via Ushant arriving 9 October 1995, 31 October 1995 sailed Devonport to Glen Mallen via Ushant arriving 2 November 1995, 10 November 1995 involved in an unberthing incident when departing Glen Mallen Jetty resulting very minor grazed paint on the ship's port quarter and minor disturbance to the corner of the jetty arriving at Plymouth on 17 November 1995, 29 November 1995 sailed Plymouth SCXA to Plymouth BOST returning there on 13 December 1995, 29 January 1996 sailed Plymouth ASWEX96 returning to Plymouth on 8 February 1996, 20 February 1996 sailed Plymouth 'C' Buoy to Harstad arriving on 24 February 1996, 27 February 1996 sailed Harstad on Exercise Battle Griffin with Flying Ops RASing with HMS Sheffield and berthing at Loch Striven on 16 March 1996, 20 March 1996 sailed Loch Striven to Portsmouth arriving 27 March 1996, 2 April 1996 cold move to Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty - moved back to Portsmouth on 10 April 1996. Members who served with RFA Fort George Welcome to Forces Reunited the place where you can find information and friends from RFA Fort George. 845 Sqd NAS disembarked. RFA Fort Grange 1978 - 2000 Entered service April 1978. RFA Fort Rosalie is the lead ship of her class of Royal Fleet Auxiliary fleet replenishment ships. Cost Â£130860 million - source MOD contract records.The Lady Sponsor was Lady Annie Slater, wife of Admiral Sir Jock Slater, the Commander in Chief Fleet. The ship was laid down in 1989, launched by the wife of the Commander-in-Chief Fleet Admiral Sir Jock Slater in 1991 and commissioned in 1993. Saved by Neill Reardon. The Editor of www.historicalrfa.org and the Committee of the RFA Historical Society wish to make clear that this site is the product of private research and is not affiliated to any other organisation. Rebuilt Jan 2011 and extended by Capt.David Gerrard, RFA (Retd) until Jan 2016. Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Fort George A388 was built by Swan Hunter. Reply. Should any person wish to use or copy any part of this site, it's images or articles then written permission must be obtained from the Editor. Fort Rosalie isnât just an asset on exercise or in times of conflict. RFA Fort George Embroidered and printed personalised RFA Fort George T Shirts, Polos, Sweatshirts, Hoodies and Sports Garments. Serials cancelled due to weather conditions - arrived Plymouth Sound made fast 'C' Buoy on 10 January 2007, 16 January 2007 sailed Plymouth, conducting flying serials and other exercises. 23 December 2001 arrived at Mahe, Seychelles, 2 January 2002 sailed Mahe, Seychelles to Dubai arriving 11 January 2002, 27 January 2002 while in the Arabian Sea her embarked Sea King helicopters from A Flight, 820 Squadron RNAS rescued 14 crew members of the mv Parvin Sagar a sinking 50 foot dhow - landed at Muscat via an Omani COast Guard Service launch, 6 February 2002 took mv Zakat in tow to Dubai arriving on 11 February 2002, 25 March 2002 moored alongside at Salalah, 26 March 2002 sailed Salalah to Fujayrah - anchored off, 2 April 2002 sailed Fujayrah after FLYEX anchored again, 4 April 2002 sailed again RASed HMS's CAMBLETOWN and YORK returning to Dubai No 10 berth on 21 April 2002, 1 May 2002 sailed Dubai to Salalah arriving on 18 May 2002, 30 May 2002 sailed Suez for Malaga, Spain, 10 June 2002 sailed Malaga to Plymouth Sound - arriving 13 June 2002, 18 June 2002 sailed Plymouth Sound to Loch Striven arriving 20 June 2002, 27 June 2002 sailed Loch Striven for JMC. RFA Fort George arrives in Plymouth for the final time. 10 February 2005 the ship rescued the only Yemeni survivor from a sunken fishing boat in the Red Sea who had been adrift on a crate for a week. Now maintained by B.Dixon with the help of 200+ contributors. Fort George heading to Loch Striven accompanied by four Serco Tugs. Edit Datasheet Show Full Datasheet Last Update: 6 Oct 2014, 08:00:05 UTC The following users contributed to this datasheet: U-kasz, dyvroeth, Grasbrook, hta1970, Generic Vessel data. RFA Fort Victoria is also fitted with a large two-spot flight deck. Post Jul 17, 2014 #1 2014-07-17T23:03. Ministerial approval was given in 1984 to invite Industry to tender for a provisional Class of six vessels. Outbound from the Port of Tyne, North East England on 13th December 2010 for the final time. Share your knowledge with the community. 24 March 1993 ship formally affiliated with the South Tyneside Council. Ships similar to or like RFA Fort George (A388) Combined fleet stores ship and tanker of â¦ Then sailed, same day, to South Shields arriving alongside on 12 December 2003, 17 December 2003 sailed South Shields via the Pentland Firth to Glen Mallen arriving 23 December 2003, 6 March 2004 sailed Glen Mallen for Exercise Joint Winter 04 visiting Oslo on 25 March 2004, 30 March 2004 sailed Oslo to Crombie arriving 31 March 2004, 28 April 2004 sailed Crombie to Loch Striven Fuel Jetty arriving the next day, 5 May 2004 sailed Loch Striven Fuel Jetty to Charleston arriving the next day, 6 July 2004 sailed New York for DM Crombie, River Forth arriving 15 July 2004, 17 January 2005 with four Merlinâs of 820 NAS exercised in the Channel for MARSTRIKE 05 Deployment with HMS INVINCIBLE and several frigates including the French Ship Guepratte, 18 January 2005 sailed Portland on Marstrike 05 Deployment, 31 January 2005 sailed from Akrotiti Bay, Cyprus for Suez. : 4,664 do the right thing, even when No one is watching rebuilt Jan 2011 and extended by Gerrard... 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