Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has recently delivered two launch and recovery systems for unmanned surface vehicles (USV) and manned Rigid Hull Inflatable Boats (RHIBs) to an international navy.
What does RHIB stand for?
RHIB stands for Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (also see RIB)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
We have 2 other meanings of RHIB in our Acronym Attic
- Route Health Injection
- routine health information
- Royal Hall of Industries (Australia)
- Rumor Has It
- Rural Housing Institute
- Rutherford Hospital Inc. (Rutherfordton, NC)
- Rafic Hariri International Airport (Lebanon)
- Registered Health Information Administrator (formerly Registered Records Administrator; American Health Information Management Association)
- Reproductive Health Initiative for Adolescents (Pakistan)
- Rockland Home Improvement Alliance (New York)
- R.H. Investment Corporation (Encino, CA)
- Radiation Hardened Integrated Circuit
- Radio Hypnotic Intracerebral Control
- Regional Health Improvement Collaborative
- Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (Brookhaven National Lab)
- Rural Health Information Clearinghouse (Georgia)
- Radio-Hypnotic Intracerebral Control & Electronic Dissolution of Memory
- Rural Health Implementation Coordination Group (Australian Department of Health and Ageing)
- Regional Hazardous Inventory Control System
- Rand Health Insurance Experiment
Samples in periodicals archive:
The victim was on a rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) with two other boys aged 14 and an adult male when he fell off into the water.
The third boy, also aged 14, and the dead boy's father, who is in his 50s and owned the rigid hull inflatable boat, managed to stay on board.
As Spica neared the rendezvous point, crew members prepared to launch one of the ship's Rigid Hull Inflatable Boats (RHIB) and simultaneously prepared to receive an inbound SH-60 Seahawk helicopter from USS Nicholas.
BMC Eric Randall used a boat hook to pull the turtles to the side of the ship's rigid hull inflatable boat while search and rescue swimmers YNSN Brandon Javellana and GM3 (SW) Ross Melone cut the net off of the turtles.