Bio Launched in 1996 and the 13th of 16 Type 23 frigates. The leading @RoyalNavy Above Water Warfare ship known as the #FightingClan; our motto is WITHOUT FEAR. Location HMNB Devonport Tweets 2,4K Followers 9,6K Following 224 Account created 20-03-2017 16:13:21 ID 843858004789379072
iPhone : It has been another huge year at sea for the Fighting Clan that started mid-Jan20 with a week of ‘shakedown’ training. This week’s #ThrowbackThursday goes to the team that keep the wheels on the wagon, the Marine Engineering Department. #FightingClanAtSea twitter.com/hmssutherland/…
Twitter for iPad : With the latest mail drop comes the RN Flight Safety Magazine ‘Cockpit’ and a Good Show award for our Logistics Officer Lt Cdr Neil Carpenter RN for his contribution to embarked aviation safety standards. BZ 🚁 👍 🔔
Twitter for iPad : Starting International Coffee Day with a bridge wing brew off the Western Isles of Scotland, good morning Ailsa Craig. Pusser’s coffee boat, NATO standard - Can you do any better? 🇬🇧
Android : The #FightingClan in an usually calm Rockall Trough. In 2000, British vessel RRS Discovery recorded the largest ever open ocean waves here, with individual waves scientifically measured at over 29m. Photo credit, the Commanding Officer!
Android : Frigate HMS SUTHERLAND held a service to remember the thousands of sailors and merchant seaman killed while serving on Arctic Convoys during #WorldWar2. The ship is currently in waters above the #ArcticCircle leading a multi-national task group.
Android : .HMS SUTHERLAND has taken part in the testing of the new upgraded #Spearfish, the world’s most advanced torpedo and the main weapon of the UK’s Submarine Flotilla against enemy ships and submarines.
Android : Frigate HMS SUTHERLAND, supported by tanker RFA Tidespring, is leading a task group in waters above the #ArcticCircle for the first time in 20 years. They are joined by U.S. Navy, Norway and Denmark to demonstrate freedom of navigation in the region