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Old 13 May 2007, 08:57   #31
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Originally Posted by Pete7 View Post
Afraid the cuts in the RN go deaper than just the SAR lads. They are now removing dive teams from ships. So if a warship gets a net around the props or rudders then its off to the nearest port and call out a commerical diving contractor to sort it out

not strictly true - if a ship needs diving support outside of a base port, the first option is to call on one of the mobile, on call fleet diving teams. If this proves impossible or impractical, then civilian contractors are used.

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