The Antarctic Fleet was one of six fleets in The Royal Navy.
Ships of the Fleet
Commissioned as HMS Solihull, the ship was later renamed HMS London.
HMS Nice Guy Eddie (Belfast)
The HMS Belfast was first commissioned in June 2009, and on the 23rd was launched by AotF. thehorseltd.
Nice Guy Eddie was made the first captain of the HMS Edinburgh.
In April, the ship was renamed the HMS Nice Guy Eddie in honour of the ship's first captain and later Navy CO.
- Captain Nice Guy Eddie 23rd Jun 2009 - 24th Jul 2009
- Captain Digichris 24th July 2009 - 4th Oct 2009
- Captain Changer_89 4th Oct 2009 - 6th Dec 2009
- Captain Finnie Finlayson 6th Dec 2009 - 6th Feb 2010
- Captain Tom Fletcher 6th Feb 2010 - 16th March 2010
- Captain Sven Goran Duran-Duran 16th March
Motto and Emblem of the HMS Belfast
Motto: The HMS Belfast, "Dare to Dream"
Emblem: The emblem of the HMS Belfast is a symbol of the whole Royal Navy fleet. The 22 background stars represent the other 22 ships present in the navy, with the central shooting star representing the Belfast itself.
Defence of the United Kingdom
From 7th February 2010, the HMS Belfast has taken part in defending the United Kingdom from attacks by six hostile countries. This is currently an ongoing scenario.
TheHMS Edinburgh, "Fortress of the Sea", was first commissioned in Jun 2009, and on the 23rd was added to the forums by thehorseltd.
Malta_1990 was made the first captain of the HMS Edinburgh by thehorseltd as well, his first crew was as follows;
In order of Oldest to Current;
- Captain Malta_1990 23rd Jun 2009 - 24th Jul 2009
- Captain Huate Allapies 24th July 2009 - 25th Nov 2009
- Captain johnythefish 25th Nov 2009 - 20th Dec 2009
- Captain fighttilldeath 20th Dec 2009 - 13th Jan 2010
- Captain Dazzie07 13th Jan 2010
Operation Bratwurst Surprise
On the 29th December 2009, the HMS Edinburgh took part in Operation Bratwurst Surprise. Attacked Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania at 8:00GMT, fighting for allies Germany.
On the 2nd January 2010, the HMS Edinburgh took part in Operation HelloKitty. Defended Heilongjiang at 8:00GMT, fighting for allies Hungary.