Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Here with extracts hot mail courtesy of Harry at Sharkhunters the topics all naval and submarine related.
"GRIM OUTLOOK FOR ROYAL NAVY BASES"
"Security concerns have already been raised by the union Public and Commercial Services (PCS) surrounding the MoD [Ministry of Defense] bases at Faslane and Coulport, on the west coast of Scotland,after plans were revealed in March to privatize the guard service."
"Defense chiefs admitted looking at ways to sell off thousands of jobs in a bid to save£18 million (US$23.7 million) over five years. Union officials described the proposal as 'extremely dangerous', warning any dilution of the guard service could cause serious security lapses at the nuclear sites."
FORCE PROTECTION AS CURRENTLY IS THE CASE TO BE DONE AWAY WITH? 42 COMMANDO NO LONGER NEEDED?
Nuclear submarines even when docked or taken out of service and awaiting decommissioning greatly susceptible to sabotage or terrorist incidents. Read here of the America Red Cell missions the purpose of which was to determine the vulnerability of nuclear vessels when moored.
THESE VARIOUS "NUCLEAR SITES" LOCATED AT DEVONPORT? THIS IS NOT SPECIFIED.
Good luck English!