Egyptian Navy – Auxiliaries and Other Vessels

Auxiliaries and Other Vessels

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El Mahrousa (1865) (current name as Presidential Yacht and originally as an Egyptian Royal Yacht) later called El Horriya originally built along the lines of HMY Victoria and Albert II (British Royal Yacht), commissioned into the Egyptian Navy and occasionally used for training purposes LOA 479′ TDISP 3,800 tons

1940s view of then “Al-Mahrousah.” Unknown author / Public domain

El Horriya Pres. Yacht Alexandria 2019.jpg

Egyptian Naval Academy training ship sometimes called “El Quosseir” or Al Kousser (in Jane’s Fighting Ships), previously named Fakhr el-Bihar  LOA 278′ TDISP ca. 1000 tons (built ca. 1930 Ramage & Ferguson) inactive in Alexandria.Egyptian Naval Academy Yacht Alexandria 2018