Wave Class Royal Fleet Auxiliary

The Wave Class role is to provide Royal Navy and allied warships with replacement oil, aviation fuel and stores while at sea.



  • Wave Class Royal Fleet Auxiliary Large Fleet Tanker in port at low tide
  • Wave Knight, large fleet tanker serving the Royal Navy
  • RFA Wave Ruler (A390) seen in operation
  • Wave Class ship travelling in front of a mountain range setting
  • Aerial view of a Wave Class Royal Fleet Vessel
  • Face on view of a Wave Class Tanker
  • Aerial view of a Large Tanker capable of carrying 16,000t of fuel
  • Launch of Wave Ruler at BAE's Govan yard on the Clyde