After 38 years of service, nearly 2,300 replenishments at sea, and more than 1 million nautical miles sailed, the command and replenishment ship - Bâtiment de Commandement et de Ravitaillement (BCR) - 'Var' left active service on July 1, 2021.
Tag Archives : Replenishment Tanker
02 Jun 2021
A fire erupted aboard Iranian Navy supply tanker IRIS KHARG in the night between June 1st and 2nd, off Jask Port, in the Gulf of Oman.
01 Jun 2021
The Project 03182 small seagoing tanker Vice Admiral Paromov has entered service with the Black Sea Fleet at the fleet’s main base in Sevastopol in the Crimea, the Defense Ministry’s press office said.
22 May 2021
Construction on the U.S. Navy’s future USNS Robert F. Kennedy (T-AO 208) began at the General Dynamics-National Steel and Shipbuilding Company (GD-NASSCO) shipyard, May 21.
25 Jan 2021
Damen Marine Components (DMC) has been awarded a contract by the Chantiers de l'Atlantique for the supply of rudders and steering gear systems for the French Navy's future Jacques Chevallier-class Logistic Support Ships (BRF).
13 Jan 2021
The John Lewis-class ships are based on commercial design standards and will recapitalize the current ...
20 Oct 2020
Rohde & Schwarz contracted by Navantia to provide secure communications for Royal Australian Navy (RAN) auxiliary oiler...
15 Sep 2020
iXblue was selected by Naval Group to provide navigation systems to the four future tankers for the French Navy. Phins navigation systems and Netans navigation data distribution & computation systems will thus equip the future logistics support vessels, as part of the “Logistics Fleet” program (Flotte Logistique (FLOTLOG)) led by the European Organization for Joint Armament Cooperation (Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d’ARmement (OCCAR)) on behalf of the French Defense Procurement Agency DGA, and its Italian counterpart, NAVARM.
04 Sep 2020
NUSHIP Supply, the lead ship for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN)’s Supply class Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment (AOR) ships sailed away on 3 September from Navantia’s Ferrol shipyard in Spain for Australia.
26 Aug 2020
OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) is pleased to announce NUSHIP Supply, the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) new Supply class Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment (AOR) ship, has successfully completed its Sea Acceptance Trials (SAT) in Ferrol, Spain.