Naval Movements at Valletta, Malta –  Week 27 of 2018.


The following are movements within Week 27 –

Monday 2nd July, 2018.

At 0915 hrs the Portsmouth based Hunt Class Mine Counter Measures Vessel (MCMV) HMS BROCKLESBY M 33 entered Valletta berthing at Boiler Wharf.


Following her at 0922 hrs was the Faslane based Sandown Class minehunter HMS SHOREHAM M 112  berthing at Boiler Wharf too.



Wednesday 4th July, 2018.
At 0433 hrs the UK Border Force Cutter HMC PROTECTOR entered Valletta berthing at Bezzina Ship Repair Yard, Coal Wharf.



Thursday 5th July, 2018.
At 1203 hrs the Sandown Class minehunter HMS SHOREHAM M 112  followed by the Hunt Class Mine Counter Measures Vessel (MCMV) HMS BROCKLESBY M 33 left Valletta from Boiler Wharf.


Around 1315 hrs the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) P 62 entered Valletta with VIPS aboard for a harbour tour.

Friday 6th July, 2018.
At 0815 hrs the UK Border Force Cutter HMC PROTECTOR left Valletta from Bezzina Ship Repair Yard, Coal Wharf.



Meanwhile the Royal Navy Echo Class Hydrographic Ship HMS ECHO H 87 continued her authorised survey.


Saturday 7th July, 2018.
0423-0454 the Royal Navy Hydrographic Ship HMS ECHO H 87 conducted a conveyance service off Grand Harbour.


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