Why are naval ships referred to as she?

Answer Ships have long been referred to as a she, even when the ship's name is masculine. The relationship between those who sail the seas and the ships is a unique interdependent one where the ship is mo... Read More »

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Are naval ships military ships?

Yes, naval ships are military ship but military ships are used by the navy.

How many ships are in a naval fleet?

The number of ships in a fleet varies by country. The U.S. Navy has 409 active ships, as of April, 2010. A large number of these are based in San Diego, California and Norfolk, Virginia.Source:Unit... Read More »

First 3 classes of naval ships?

What is a group of naval ships called?

A smaller number of ships is a squadron. A number of squadrons make up a fleet. A large number embarked on the same mission may be called an armada.During World War II, elements of the Pacific Flee... Read More »