White fleet

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White Fleet or White fleet may refer to:

  • The Great White Fleet, the dispatch of US naval forces to the orient between 1907 and 1909.
  • In the New Zealand Fire Service, the white fleet refers to the cars used by career (that is, full-time) executive officers, and support vehicles such as vans and utility vehicles. This comes from their white paint jobs, as contrasted with the red fleet of fire engines that carry out emergency response duties.
  • In Newfoundland the White Fleet is a reference to the fleet of Portuguese fishing vessels that fished for cod on Newfoundland's Grand Banks. The vessels were white. One of its vessels still active in the Portuguese Navy for sea training is the UAM Creoula.