FGS Erfurt Undertakes First RAS off Somalia

FGS Erfurt Undertakes First RAS off Somalia

On Saturday, August 22, FGS Erfurt carried out her first replenishment at sea (RAS) since deploying with Operation ...

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SNMG2 Prepares for Dynamic Guard in Rota, Spain

SNMG2 Prepares for Dynamic Guard in Rota, Spain

Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 entered Rota Naval Base at the western coast of Spain last week, where the force ...

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USS Chung-Hoon Fit for Deployment

SS CHUNG-HOON

US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) has completed the Composite Training Unit ...

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Royal Navy’s Faslane Naval Base Gets £500 Mln

Royal Navy’s Faslane Naval Base Gets £500 Mln

Royal Navy’s submarine base HM Naval Base Clyde at Faslane received £500 million of funding which will secure 6700 ...

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USCGC Alert Concludes Three Month Deployment

USCGC Alert Concludes Three Month Deployment

The US Coast Guard Cutter Alert returned to Astoria, Oregon, on Monday following a three month that stretched from ...

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US Navy Orders Additional P-8A Aircraft

US Navy Orders Additional P-8A Aircraft

The U.S. Navy awarded a nearly $1.5 billion contract Aug. 27 to Boeing Defense, Space & Security for the ...

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HMAS Canberra Hits Trials Milestone

HMAS Canberra off the north Queensland coast with 5 MRH 90 aircraft on deck and her four Landing Craft deployed.

The Royal Australian Navy’s Amphibious Ship, HMAS Canberra, has completed a graduated operational test and trials ...

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RFA Lyme Bay to Assist Relief Efforts in Dominica

RFA Lyme Bay to Assist Relief Efforts in Dominica

Royal Navy’s RFA Lyme Bay has been rerouted to assist humanitarian relief efforts in the Commonwealth country ...

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Amphibious Force 7th Fleet Changes Command

Amphibious Force 7th Fleet Changes Command

Rear Adm. John B. Nowell assumed command of Amphibious Force SEVENTH Fleet, Expeditionary Strike Group Seven (ESG ...

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Ninth Mission Stop of CP15 Wraps Up

Ninth Mission Stop of CP15 Wraps Up

Rounding out the ninth mission stop of Continuing Promise 2015 (CP-15), the CP-15 team of joint military, partner ...

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USS Ronald Reagan Sails for Yokosuka, Japan

USS Ronal Reagan

After nine years of calling Naval Air Station North Island its homeport, the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS ...

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Ten Fishermen Rescued after Vessel Engine Failure

Ten Fishermen Rescued after Vessel Engine Failure

Sri Lanka Navy’s vessel Udara rescued ten local fishermen onboard multi-day fishing trawlers which were ...

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Spanish Navy’s Frigate Back from Op Active Endeavor

Spanish Navy's Frigate Back from Op Active Endeavor

The FFG frigate Santa María (F-81) has just returned to her homeport in Rota Naval Base after a 45-day deployment ...

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Turkish Navy Takes Command of CTF 151

Rear Admiral Ito JMSDF, Vice Admiral Miller USN and Captain Ayhan Bay TN salute the National anthems at the CTF151 CoC ceremony.

On 27 August 2015 command of Combined Task Force 151 (CTF 151) passed from the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force ...

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HII Carries Out Steam Testing on USS Abraham Lincoln

HII Carries Out Steam Testing on USS Abraham Lincoln

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding division announced that it has reintroduced steam to ...

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USS Jason Dunham Returns to Homeport

USS Jason Dunham Returns to Homeport

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) returned to Naval Station Norfolk Aug. ...

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USS Higgins Saves Crew of Burning Fishing Vessel

USS Higgins Saves Crew of Burning Fishing Vessel

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) rendered assistance to the crew of a burning ...

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TR Marks 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War

TR Marks 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War

Sailors and Marines packed the aft mess decks aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), Aug. 29, ...

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New Commander Takes Over USS Michigan

New Commander Takes Over USS Michigan

The Gold crew of the Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Michigan (SSGN 727) conducted a change of ceremony at ...

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USNS Mercy Ends Final PP15 Mission Stop

USNS Mercy Ends Final Pacific Partnership 2015 Mission Stop

The crew of the hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) wrapped up their 10-day visit in Da Nang, Vietnam on August 28, ...

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US Navy to Launch Fourth MUOS Satellite

US Navy to Launch Fourth MUOS Satellite

US Navy’s fourth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite is awaiting countdown for launch Aug. 31. The ...

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Ike Ends Dry-Docking Period. Returns to Sea

Ike Ends Dry-Docking Period. Returns to Sea

The crew of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) returned to sea, Aug. 28, following a ...

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USS Albuquerque Gets New Commander

USS Albuquerque Gets New Commander

Cmdr. Don Tenney relieved Cmdr. Trent Hesslink as commanding officer of the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine ...

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Japanese Sailors Prepare for Exercise aboard USS America

Japanese Sailors Prepare for Exercise aboard USS America

Amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) began hosting Japanese Sailors Aug. 17 as they prepare for the annual ...

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Most Read News, August 24 – 30, 2015

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HMS Queen Elizabeth Fires Up Its Long Range Radar The crew of Royal Navy’s HMS Queen Elizabeth flashed up the new ...

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Iran Welcomes Two Indian Naval Vessels

Iran Welcomes Two Indian Naval Vessels

Two Indian Naval Warships, INS Betwa and INS Beas, sailed into the port of Bandar-e-Abbas, Iran, today. During ...

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USS Halsey Tests Improved Electronics Grounding Unit

USS Halsey Tests Improved Electronics Grounding Unit

During the week of July 6, engineers at Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division (NSWCCD) in Philadelphia, ...

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