ⓘ Black Swan-class sloop (2012)

                                     

ⓘ Black Swan-class sloop (2012)

The Black Swan class were a conceptual classes of sloop of the Royal Navy. Produced by the UK Ministry of Defence in 2012. The concept gets its name from the Second World War Black Swan-class sloop.

                                     
  • The Black Swan class and Modified Black Swan class were two classes of sloop of the Royal Navy and Royal Indian Navy. Twelve Black Swans were launched
  • the term sloop for specialized convoy - defence vessels, including the Flower class of World War I and the highly successful Black Swan class of World
  • HMS Black Swan named after the black swan was the name ship of the Black Swan - class sloops of the Royal Navy. This class was admired for its sea - going
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  • Swan Hunter, formerly known as Swan Hunter Wigham Richardson, is a shipbuilding design, engineering, and management company, based in Wallsend, Tyne
  • significantly during the Second World War. The sloops HMIS Sutlej and HMIS Jumna, of the Black Swan class took part in Operation Husky, the Allied invasion
  • HMS Mermaid was a Modified Black Swan - class sloop of the Royal Navy. Mermaid saw service as a convoy escort during the Second World War, taking part in
  • Tribal class were ordered and built as Sloops to carry out similar duties to the immediate post war Improved Black Swan Sloops and Loch class frigates
  • was a modified Black Swan - class sloop was ordered in 1944, but was cancelled in November 1945. HMAS Waterhen  1952 was a Daring - class destroyer laid