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Forum: Computers and The Internet 25th March 2014, 17:30
Replies: 51
Views: 6,447
Posted By R736476
It still does not work:- Info icon The...

It still does not work:-
Info icon
The website cannot display the page

HTTP 500


Most likely causes:
•The website is under maintenance.
•The website has a programming error.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 25th March 2014, 16:34
Replies: 51
Views: 6,447
Posted By R736476
Internet Explorer. Tried Chrome and still same...

Internet Explorer. Tried Chrome and still same problem.
All photos open ok from page 1 down to the 15th photo on page 27. 16th photo - HMS Illustrious - to last page 53 will not open and message...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 25th March 2014, 16:25
Replies: 51
Views: 6,447
Posted By R736476
Problems With SN

I discovered 2 weeks ago that it was not possible to open photos in my gallery from approx. halfway down page 27 through to the final page 53.
When double clicking to open the photo an error message...
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 6th March 2014, 08:40
Replies: 31
Views: 6,220
Posted By R736476
HMS Montrose bunkered in Grand Harbour, Malta...

HMS Montrose bunkered in Grand Harbour, Malta last Saturday from the Maltese flag "Santa Maria". Times can quickly change and ports made unavailable. No doubt with a valid credit card you can top up...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 26th January 2014, 12:19
Replies: 12
Views: 2,687
Posted By R736476
I concur with all the above remarks. The decline...

I concur with all the above remarks. The decline to a theme park started in the late 90s which must have been very sad for the professionals who worked there.
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 4th January 2014, 15:17
Replies: 5
Views: 1,754
Posted By R736476
George, She was built by Caledon at...

George,
She was built by Caledon at Dundee so was very much a Scottish ship and may well have derived her name from Clan GRAY (this being the only way to spell Gray correctly.)
Alex
Forum: Royal Navy 1st September 2013, 14:29
Replies: 31
Views: 5,752
Posted By R736476
Good to see some work going to Swansea! Is there...

Good to see some work going to Swansea! Is there an election or other major local issue looming?The UK is where all 4 should be going.
As added bonus for the Greens, Cornwall's tow will leave a...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 12th July 2013, 20:38
Replies: 71
Views: 23,411
Posted By R736476
MSC NAPOLI was a success story compared to MOL...

MSC NAPOLI was a success story compared to MOL Comfort.
Hopefully the Flag Registry and the Classification Society will withdraw the sister ships from service for detailed examination???
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 2nd January 2013, 11:11
Replies: 7
Views: 2,671
Posted By R736476
Adrian, Thanks for the private mails and...

Adrian,
Thanks for the private mails and photos.
Best regards for 2013,
Alex
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 23rd December 2012, 22:48
Replies: 7
Views: 2,671
Posted By R736476
Thanks Adrian, I really enjoyed your video. It...

Thanks Adrian, I really enjoyed your video. It was a beautiful July day and I was down on the shingle below the Round Tower snapping away as she came in.
Regards,
Alex
Forum: Royal Navy 17th November 2012, 11:13
Replies: 4
Views: 1,618
Posted By R736476
Cool ASTUTE Class Corrosion

See today's Guardian, click on:-
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/nov/16/submarine-corrosion-cost-cutting-mod-memo

And here:-...
Forum: United States Navy 6th November 2012, 05:57
Replies: 4
Views: 1,475
Posted By R736476
Great photos, thanks for posting.

Great photos, thanks for posting.
Forum: Royal Navy 21st August 2012, 13:15
Replies: 27
Views: 6,410
Posted By R736476
Unhappy Navy running out of sailors to man submarines!

From today's Daily Telegraph, click here:(-
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/defence/9486226/Navy-running-out-of-sailors-to-man-submarines.html
Forum: Royal Navy 20th August 2012, 20:41
Replies: 5
Views: 1,527
Posted By R736476
Unhappy Jim, We'll be lucky if we get 6! Time for...

Jim,
We'll be lucky if we get 6! Time for a fundamental re-appraisal of where we are going.
Alex
Forum: Royal Navy 20th August 2012, 13:01
Replies: 5
Views: 1,527
Posted By R736476
Cool Type 26- Stealthy Announcement

From BBC website, click here:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19312378
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 16th August 2012, 20:07
Replies: 17
Views: 4,398
Posted By R736476
Maybe thought Otowasan was an island and did not...

Maybe thought Otowasan was an island and did not realise it was moving.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 16th August 2012, 08:43
Replies: 17
Views: 4,398
Posted By R736476
OTOWASAN is a ULCC of 302,000 dwt ! Somewhat...

OTOWASAN is a ULCC of 302,000 dwt ! Somewhat constrained by its draught! The porters won't try to tango with a ULCC again.
Forum: Royal Navy 15th August 2012, 20:36
Replies: 59
Views: 10,513
Posted By R736476
OLNA = Oh Lord Never Again! Bacchante =...

OLNA = Oh Lord Never Again!
Bacchante = Bagshanty
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 15th August 2012, 00:14
Replies: 0
Views: 846
Posted By R736476
German Shipping Industry Crisis

Daily Telegraph 14 August 2012 reports that the German shipping industry is faced with a wave of bankruptcies and Greek owners are in the ascendency. See:...
Forum: Royal Navy 7th August 2012, 15:10
Replies: 39
Views: 10,029
Posted By R736476
Rostok was a Soviet KONI class frigate built in...

Rostok was a Soviet KONI class frigate built in Leningrad for the DDR. Commissioned in 1978. CODAG powered, triple shaft; diesel on outers and GT on centre.
Am I right in thinking that she came here...
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 1st August 2012, 22:12
Replies: 13
Views: 3,350
Posted By R736476
Great guy that I got to know well during the...

Great guy that I got to know well during the dramatically extended refit period of Lyness at Swan Hunter Wallsend drydocks in Spring 1971 when the ship was stranded in drydock for 10 weeks when the...
Forum: The Engine Room 19th July 2012, 12:51
Replies: 115
Views: 37,671
Posted By R736476
Nice one! The three AO engined RFA Rovers entered...

Nice one! The three AO engined RFA Rovers entered service between August 1969 and July 1970 and had all received their Pielsticks by 1974.(Pint)
Forum: The Engine Room 19th July 2012, 08:41
Replies: 115
Views: 37,671
Posted By R736476
I continue to be amazed that almost 7 years after...

I continue to be amazed that almost 7 years after starting this thread, the saga of the AO and its relatives continues......!
Alex
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 9th March 2012, 18:00
Replies: 133
Views: 22,892
Posted By R736476
On my firefighting course, 35 years ago, it took...

On my firefighting course, 35 years ago, it took 5% halon (BCF) concentration to put the fire out and 90% halon concentration to do for you whereas it took 90% CO2 concentration to put the fire out...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 6th February 2012, 19:00
Replies: 4,191
Views: 782,742
Posted By R736476
Costa already has a Costa Fortuna!(Pint)

Costa already has a Costa Fortuna!(Pint)
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