Swedish Navy

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The Swedish Navy (Swedish: Svenska marinen) is the naval branch of the Swedish Armed Forces. It is composed of surface and submarine naval units – the Fleet (Flottan) – as well as marine units, the Amphibious Corps (Amfibiekåren). In Swedish, vessels of the Swedish Navy are given the prefix "HMS", short for Hans/Hennes majestäts skepp (His/Her Majesty's Ship). In English, this is sometimes changed to "HSwMS" ("His Swedish Majesty's Ship") to differentiate Swedish vessels from those of the British Royal Navy. History Early Swedish kings (c.

List of ships of the Swedish Navy
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List of ships of the Swedish Navy ... This is a list of ships of the Swedish Navy. HSwMS Barbara, later Hjälparen, stricken 1962 HSwMS Belos, broken up 1960s HSwMS Belos, stricken 1993 HSwMS Arkösund (12)...

List of active Swedish Navy ships
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List of active Swedish Navy ships ... flottan) – as well as marine units, the Amphibious Corps. In Swedish, vessels of the Swedish Navy are given the prefix "HMS," short for Hans/Hennes Majestäts...

URF (Swedish Navy)
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URF (Swedish Navy) ... URF (Ubåtsräddningsfarkost – Submarine Rescue Vessel) is the Royal Swedish Navy’s Submarine Rescue Vessel. The original design of URF had a rescue capacity...

Royal Norwegian Navy
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Royal Norwegian Navy ... possible independent Norway from her Swedish neighbours. In 1900, just five years prior to the separation from Sweden, the navy, which was maintained for coastal...

Photonics mast
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Photonics mast ... similar in capabilities to the Sagem model in French use. The Royal Swedish Navy upgraded five of its Thales CK038 traditional periscopes to Thales CM010...

List of cruisers of the Swedish Navy
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List of cruisers of the Swedish Navy ... This is a list of Swedish cruisers of the period 1896-1945. HSwMS Örnen (1896) HSwMS Jacob Bagge (1898) HSwMS Claes Horn (1898) HSwMS Claes Uggla (1899)...

List of destroyers of the Swedish Navy
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List of destroyers of the Swedish Navy ... This is a list of Swedish destroyers commissioned between 1902 and 1959. The Swedish Navy has once re-numbered all its destroyers. Some ships were assigned...

Swedish Armed Forces
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Swedish Armed Forces ... The Swedish Armed Forces (Swedish: Försvarsmakten, "the Defense Force") is the government agency that forms the military forces of Sweden, tasked with...

Royal Navy
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Royal Navy ... Australian Navy. Some navies of other monarchies, such as the Koninklijke Marine (Royal Netherlands Navy) and Kungliga Flottan (Royal Swedish Navy), are also...

List of minesweeper classes
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List of minesweeper classes ... ships, launched 1940—1943 only served with the Royal Australian Navy and Royal Indian Navy) Australian Bangor variant MMS-class minesweeper (403 ships, launched...

Visby-class corvette
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List of gunboats of the Swedish Navy
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List of submarines of the Swedish Navy
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Chief of Navy (Sweden)
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Storebro SB90E
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List of navies
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List of submarine classes in service
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Patrol boat
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