UK Joins US in F-35B Lightning II Fast Jet Trials

UK Joins US in F-35B Lightning II Fast Jet Trials

A group of Royal Navy and Royal Air Force personnel are currently at sea onboard USS WASP, joining American ...

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LÉ EITHNE Rescues 201 Migrants off Libya

LÉ EITHNE Rescues 201 Migrants off Libya

The Naval Service flagship the LÉ EITHNE conducted a successful rescue operation of 201 migrants 60 kilometres ...

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UK Forces to Take Part in Allied Shield Exercises

HMS Ocean

Royal Navy and Army units are taking part in a series of exercises, alongside thousands of personnel from dozens of ...

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USS Harry S. Truman Ends Sea Trials

USS Harry S. Truman Ends Sea Trials

Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) returned to Norfolk Naval Station after ...

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U.S. Pacific Fleet Gets New Commander

U.S. Pacific Fleet Gets New Commander

Adm. Scott H. Swift returned to his home state and relieved Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr. as commander of the U.S. ...

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USNS Comfort Ends CP-15 Mission in Nicaragua

USNS Comfort Ends CP-15 Mission in Nicaragua

Nicaraguan residents and officials bid farewell to personnel from the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS ...

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ONR Looks Into High-Speed Planing Hulls

ONR Looks Into High-Speed Planing Hulls

Earlier this month, scientists sponsored by the US Navy’s Office of Naval Research (ONR) performed ...

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USS Chancellorsville Heads for US 7th Fleet

USS Chancellorsville Heads for US 7th Fleet

The guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) departed from San Diego May 28 for Yokosuka, Japan, where ...

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Carl Vinson CSG Makes Final Port Call

Carl Vinson CSG Makes Final Port Call

The Sailors of the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group (CSG) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 arrived at Joint ...

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Somali Local Leaders Board ESPS Galicia

Somali Local Leaders Board ESPS Galicia

On Tuesday 26 May 2015, EU Naval Force flagship, ESPS Galicia, hosted four local Somali leaders on board. Meetings ...

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Counter-Piracy Operational Commanders Meet in Northwood

Visit of VAdm Miller and MGen Smith

NATO Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM) welcomed U.S. Naval Force Central Command/U.S. FIFTH FLEET/Combined Maritime ...

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EUROMARFOR Celebrates 20th Anniversary

EUROMARFOR Celebrates 20th Anniversary

The European Maritime Force (EUROMARFOR) recently celebrated two events – the Spanish Navy taking command of ...

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CTF-150 and Tanzania Discuss Cooperation

FS Var, HMS Richmond Visit Dar Es Saalam, Tanzania

Combined Task Force 150’s (CTF-150) flagship, French Ship (FS) Var, and Her Majesty’s Ship Richmond recently ...

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USS Jacksonville Docks in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

USS Jacksonville Docks in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Jacksonville (SSN 699) arrived in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia for a ...

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Japan’s Top Admiral Tours CVN 73

Japan's Top Admiral Tours CVN 73

Adm. Tomohisa Takei, chief of staff, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF), visited the Nimitz-class aircraft ...

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GD Electric Boat Wins USS Montpelier Maintenance Deal

GD Electric Boat Wins USS Montpelier Maintenance Deal

General Dynamics Electric Boat is being awarded a $46,4 million contract to perform planning efforts needed to ...

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Spanish Navy’s OPV Rayo Back Home

Spanish Navy's OPV Rayo Back Home

Spanish Navy’s offshore patrol vessel ‘Rayo’ has just returned to her home port in Las Palmas, Canary Island, ...

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Wildcat Lands aboard HMS Ocean for the First Time

Wildcat Lands aboard HMS Ocean for the First Time

The Royal Navy’s commando carrier HMS Ocean operated the Navy’s latest attack helicopter, the Wildcat, for the ...

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INS Saryu Participates in ARF Disaster Relief Exercise

INS Saryu Participates in ARF Disaster Relief Exercise

Indian Navy’s offshore patrol vessel INS Saryu is taking part in a week long ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) ...

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USS George Washington Frocks 225 Sailors

Valiant Shield 2014

The U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) frocked 225 Sailors to the ...

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USS Arizona Memorial Damaged in Allision

Illustration: USS Arizona Memorial

Yesterday morning, May 27, the USS Arizona Memorial dock was struck while tug boats were assisting the USNS Mercy ...

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Essex ARG Joins US 7th Fleet

Essex ARG Joins US 7th Fleet

More than 4,500 Sailors and Marines with the Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and the embarked 15th Marine ...

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USS America Undergoes Deperming

USS America Undergoes Deperming

The amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) completed a magnetic treatment, known as deperming, at Naval Base ...

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USS Lassen, Allied Navies Take Part in Naval Exercises

USS Lassen, Allied Navies Take Part in Naval Exercises

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) and ships from the Republic of Korea Navy ...

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HMS Ocean to Replace HMS Bulwark as Fleet Flagship

HMS Ocean to Replace HMS Bulwark as Fleet Flagship

Royal Navy’s very high readiness helicopter carrier, HMS Ocean, will shortly assume the duties of Fleet ...

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Tanzanian Navy, ESPS Galicia Engage in Maritime Training

Tanzanian Navy, ESPS Galicia Engage in Maritime Training

On 19 May 2015, EU Naval Force flagship, ESPS Galicia, conducted maritime training with sailors from the Tanzanian ...

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Phoenix Express 2015 Comes to an End

Phoenix Express 2015 Comes to an End

Maritime forces from North Africa, Europe, and the United States concluded Exercise Phoenix Express 2015, May 25. ...

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