During the deployment the ship conducted 75 fuelling replenishments at sea and 19 stores replenishments at sea, 13 December 2010 sailed North Tyneside to Garelochhead arriving 15 December 2010 -. Spotted on the Demotix website, RFA Fort George is reported as having been sold to Turkish Breakers, presumeably the same ones who have done so well out of MOD recently. The Editor of www.historicalrfa.org and the Committee of the RFA Historical Society wish to make clear that this site is the product of private research and is not affiliated to any other organisation. RFA Fort George Heavy Knit Scarf One size (165 x 20cm)Comes with regiment logo embroidered on.Luxurious, heavy weight knitted scarf in classic style.100% PolyAcrylic Sale 20 April 2007 sailed Crombie for exercise Neptune Warrior with 820 NAS and RASing with with HMS ILLUSTRIOUS (on 4 occasions), HMS MANCHESTER (twice) and HMS KENT(once). Sailed for the Falklands with 824 Naval Air Squadron C flight embarked, and provided much needed support for the task force. Oct 4, 2007. RFA Fort George Sold to Turkish Breakers. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible and improve government services. We’ll send you a link to a feedback form. 5 February 1994 sailed from Torbay to Portland, 6 February 1994 sailed Portland for further trials, 8 February 1994 arrived and berthing on D Buoy, Plymouth Sound, 15 February 1994 moved to Yonderberry Pier, Devonport and then on 19 February 1994 to No 5 basin, 18 July 1994 Captain Anthony F Pitt DSC RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 1 August 1994 sailed Yonderberry Pier to run measured mile off Looe and other trials returning to Plymouth Sound on 8 August 1994, 10 August 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound for further trials off Portland returning to 'C' Buoy, Plymouth Sound on 12 August 1994, 16 August 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound to Portland for trials and then to Cherbourg arriving on 18 August 1994, 22 August 1994 sailed Cherbourg to Portland for trials and then to Devonport No 1 Jetty on 26 August 1994, 12 September 1994 Captain Peter J Lannin RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 22 September 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound for further trials returning to 'C' Buoy, Plymouth Sound the next day, 8 November 1994 sailed Plymouth Sound for shaft trials returning to No 1 Berth at Devonport on 11 November 1994, 18 November 1994 sailed Deconport for full power trials and RAS trials with stores rigs  with RFA Black Rover returning to Plymouth Sound on 1 December 1994, 8 December 1994 moved from Plymouth Sound to Devonport Dockyard, 5 January 1995 sailed Devonport to Portland and BOST returning to Devonport on 7 February 1995, 14 February, 1995 sailed Devonport JMC and exercise Strong Resolve achoring at Trondheim Bay on 1 March 1995, 2 March 1995 sailed Trondheim Bay to Rosyth Dockyard arriving 4 March 1995, 11 March 1995 sailed Rosyth Dockyard to anchor in Kirkcaldy Bay, 5 April 1995 sailed Kirkcaldy Bay to Rosyth Dockyard arriving 5 April 1995, 7 April 1995 sailed Rosyth Dockyard variously to Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty arriving on 25 April 1995, 27 April 1995 moved Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty to Portsmouth Dockyard, 29 April 1995 sailed Portsmouth Dockyard to exercise Lemon Peel returning to Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty on 6 May 1995, 11 May 1995 sailed Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty variously anchoring in Lyme Bay on 14 May 1995, 15 May 1995 sailed Lyme Bay to exercise Hallser Link to alongside at Portland Harbour on 18 May 1995, 22 May 1995 sailed Portland Harbour to take part in Exercise Lined Seas returning to Portland Harbour on 9 June 1995, 12 June 1995 sailed Portland Harbour to Portsmouth Dockyard arriving 16 June 1995, 22 June 1995 sailed Portsmouth Dockyard to No 22 Anchorage at Plymouth Sound arriving on 23 June 1995, 7 July 1995 sailed Plymouth to Hebburn on Tyne arriving 9 July 1995, 11 September 1995 Captain Peter A Taylor OBE RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 25 September 1995 sailed Hebburn on Tyne on sea trials returning to Hebburn on Tyne the next day, 7 October 1995 sailed Hebburn on Tyne to Devonport via Ushant arriving 9 October 1995, 31 October 1995 sailed Devonport to Glen Mallen via Ushant arriving 2 November 1995, 10 November 1995 involved in an unberthing incident when departing Glen Mallen Jetty resulting very minor grazed paint on the ship's port quarter and minor disturbance to the corner of the jetty arriving at Plymouth on 17 November 1995, 29 November 1995 sailed Plymouth SCXA to Plymouth BOST  returning there on 13 December 1995, 29 January 1996 sailed Plymouth ASWEX96 returning to Plymouth on 8 February 1996, 20 February 1996 sailed Plymouth 'C' Buoy to Harstad arriving on 24 February 1996, 27 February 1996 sailed Harstad on Exercise Battle Griffin with Flying Ops RASing with HMS Sheffield and berthing at Loch Striven on 16 March 1996, 20 March 1996 sailed Loch Striven to Portsmouth arriving 27 March 1996, 2 April 1996 cold move to Gosport Oil Fuel Jetty - moved back to Portsmouth on 10 April 1996. . She carries the explosive and non-explosive stores essential to mission success, and is ready and able to support a Royal Marines Landing Force from the sea. Oppdag (og lagre!) Fort George heading to Loch Striven accompanied by four Serco Tugs. Please enter your personalisation details. RASed with various USS units berthing at Cape Fear River on 15 May 1996, 18 May 1996 sailed Cape Fear River to Norfolk Virginia arriving on 20 May 1996, 4 June 1966 at Norfolk Virginia (see note 2). Details on the recycling of the former Fleet replenishment tanker Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Fort George. Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases We found one dictionary with English definitions that includes the word rfa fort george: Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "rfa fort george" is defined. RFA Fort George 14 May 2006.jpeg 1,000 × 645; 53 KB RFA Fort George 2 - geograph.org.uk - 410011.jpg 640 × 424; 40 KB RFA Fort George DF-SD-01-06102.jpeg 1,728 × 1,152; 678 KB "It is the duty of the dog owner to try to be the great man his dog thinks he is". 19 August 2020. Outbound from the Port of Tyne, North East England on 13th December 2010 for the final time. Fort George: 95 RFA 13 RN 28 Civilian: Fuel: 12,000 sq m Fresh water: 370 sq m Oil: 136,000 sq m Ammunition, food and general Naval stores: 5,900 sq m: NEWSLETTER. 5 July 2007 sailed Glen Mallen to Mounts Bay anchorage arriving 12 July 2007, 12 July 2007 moved from Mounts Bay anchorage to Falmouth Bay Anchorage and then to 'C' Buoy Plymouth Sound arriving on 13 July 2007, 16 July 2007 sailed Plymouth 'C' Buoy returning to the same buoy the same day, 19 July 2007 sailed Plymouth 'C' Buoy returning to the same buoy the next day, 23 July 2007 sailed Plymouth 'C' Buoy returning to No 21 Anchorage, S Plymouth Break Water on 26 July 2007, 24 July 2007 RASed - jackstay - with the Chilean Navy Frigate Admirante Lynch and RASed - fuel - with SAS Amatola, 25 July 2007 RASed with HMS's ARGYLE, NOTTINGHAM and SAS Amatola, 27 July 2007 sailed No 21 Anchorage, S Plymouth Break Water to 'C' Buoy, Plymouth Sound, 3 August 2007 sailed 'C' Buoy, Plymouth Sound RASing with HMS Illustrious, HMS Clyde anchoring at Kirkcaldy Bay K2 Anchorage on 12 August 2007, 6 August 2007 RASed with HMS's ILLUSTRIOUS and CLYDE, 13 August 2007 sailed Kirkcaldy Bay K2 Anchorage to Crombie arriving the same day, 18 September 2007 sailed Crombie to Loch Striven OFJ arriving 21 September 2007, 23 September 2007 sailed Loch Striven OFJ to Mounts Bay Anchorage arriving 24 September 2007, 24 September 2007 sailed Mounts Bay anchorage via Adriatic to take part in Exercise Noble Midas undertaking RAS's with various HM warships, 1 October 2007 Humanitarian assistance: whilst enroute to a major NATO exercise in the Adriatic, she provided medical assistance to a passenger on the Italian ferry RIVIERA DEL COVERO and one of her embarked helicopters airlifted the patient to Split, 2 October 2007 RASed with HMS's CHATHAM and YORK, 5 October 2007 RASed with HMS's YORK, CHATHAM and SPS  CANARIAS, 7 October 2007 RASed with HMS's ILLUSTRIOUS, 15 October 2007 passed Gibraltar westbound to anchor in Mounts Bay on 18 October 2007, 19 October 2007 sailed Mounts Bay anchorage to Crombie arriving 21 October 2007, 25 October 2007 sailed Crombie for exercises returning there on 27 October 2007, 28 October 2007 sailed Crombie - RASed with HMS Illustrious, 30 October 2007 RASed with RFA Orangeleaf, 7 November 2007 sailed Leixoes to Rota arriving on 14 November 2007, 17 November 2007 sailed Rota  returning there on 23 November 2007, 26 November 2007 sailed Rota to Loch Striven arriving 30 November 2007, 5 January 2008 sailed Loch Striven to Glen Mallen arriving the same day, 5 April 2008 berthed at Devonport Dockyard, 9 May 2008 arrived Birkenhead and entered No:5 Dock for refit, June 2008 in refit at Northwestern Shiprepairers and Shipbuilders Limited (NSL) in Birkenhead, Wirral, 22 October 2008 Captain James Murchie RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 20 November 2008 one man and one woman were injured on board and hospitalised while the ship was under refit at Cammell Laird Shipyard, Birkenhead. 30 March 1993 delivered by the builders to the RFA, 11 April 1993 sailed Newcastle to Portland arriving 13 April 1993, 26 April 1993 to 30 April 1993 involved in prelimitary safety training at and around Portland, 4 May 1993 sailed Portland to Devonport arrived the same day, 24 June 1993 sailed Portland on exercise berthed at Le Havre on 26 June 1993, 28 June 1993 sailed Le Havre on exercises until 3 July 1993 when she berthed on Yonderberry Oil Fuel Jetty, Devonport, 14 July 1993 sailed Devonport to Tyne Coal Terminal, arriving on 15 July 1993, 16 July 1993 officially dedicated for RFA Service at Tyne Dock, South Shields, 20 July 1993 sailed River Tyne via Portland to North Wall, Rosyth arriving on 26 July 1993, 20 August 1993 sailed Rosyth via Rona DW Noise Range to A3 Buoy, Portland arriving on 27 August 1993, 2 September 1993 sailed Portland to anchor off Bournemouth - the same day, 3 September 1993 to D Buoy, Plymouth arriving on 4 September 1993, 6 September 1993 moved to No 1 Jetty, Devonport, 14 September 1993 sailed Devonport to Santa Cruz de Tenerife arriving alongside on 17 September 1993, 21 September 1993 sailed Tenerife for exercises off the Island to Spithead on 3 October 1993, 5 October 1993 Captain Anthony F Pitt DSC RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 11 October 1993 sailed Portsmouth to undertake flying trials in the SW Approaches returning to Portsmouth on 25 October 1993, 28 October 1993 sailed Portsmouth to Newcastle - Hebburn dry dock arriving 29 October 1993, 1 December 1993 Captain Anthony F Pitt DSC RFA appointed as Commanding Officer, 5 January 1994 sailed Newcastle to Spithead arriving 6 January 1994, 7 January 1994 sailed Spithead for trials returning to Gosport Oil Fuel Depot the same day, 10 January 1994 sailed Gosport to undertake First of Class flying trials returning to D Buoy, Plymouth on 19 January 1994. 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