EU High Representative visits Operation Sophia flagship


High Representative of the European Union and Vice President of the European Commission, Federica ...

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US Navy Great Green Fleet visits Singapore

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) arrives at Changi Naval Base in Singapore. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Great Green Fleet project platform, the John C. Stennis Strike Group arrived in Singapore for a ...

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US Coast Guard vessel helps seize 325 kilos of cocaine

USCGC Dependable. Photo: U.S. Coat Guard

The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Dependable took part in three separate international counter narcotics ...

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Mine-hunters test their skills during IMCMEX

Capt. Kyle Moses, commodore of Commander, Task Force (CTF) 56, left, and Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technician Master Chief Chris Borkenheim conduct pier inspections during IMCMEX 16. Photo: US Navy

Sailors aboard the U.S. Navy’s mine counter measures ship USS Sentry (MCM 3) successfully piloted an unmanned ...

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US Coast Guard rescues three from sinking vessel

Privateer sinks approximately one mile north of Grays Harbor, Wash. April 15, 2016. Photo: US Coast Guard

A Coast Guard boat crew rescued three fishermen after their vessel took on water and sank less than one mile ...

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US Navy destroyers on Western Pacific deployment

USS Spruance, Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s guided missile destroyers USS Spruance (DDG 111) and USS Decatur (DDG 73) are scheduled to depart ...

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French frigate 'Aconit' joins CTF 152

FS Aconit, Photo: French Navy

French Navy frigate Aconit has joined Combined Task Force 152 (CTF 152) whilst carrying out maritime security ...

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Asia Pacific exercise Bersama Shield kicks off

Ships participating in last year's iteration of exercise Bersama Shield during a photex. Photo: Royal New Zealand Navy

Exercise Bersama Shield, an annual Five Power Defence Arrangements (FPDA) Field Training Exercise, started April ...

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Indonesian-lead exercise Komodo 16 concludes

Photo: Indonesian Navy

The Indonesian-hosted international naval exercise Komodo 2016 concluded on April 16 as the ships concluded the sea ...

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US Coast Guard seizes 1 tonne of cocaine in the Caribean

Approximately 1,110 kilograms of cocaine interdicted as part of Unified Resolve is transported aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon on April 7, 2016. Photo: US Coast Guard

One U.S. Coast Guard and one Navy vessel seized around 1.110 kilograms of cocaine worth approximately $32.7 million ...

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German Navy tanker to join Operation Atalanta

Tanker Spessart, Photo: PIZ Marine

Germany Navy tanker FGS Spessart will depart Wilhelmshaven, Germany on April 18 to join EUNAVFOR’s Operation ...

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Japanese submarine enters Sydney for first time since WWII

Illustration: US Navy photo of JS Hakuryu entering Pearl Harbor base

Royal Australian Navy and Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ships have gathered in Sydney to conduct the ...

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Hyena's final deployment

S80 Hyäne. Photo: Presse- und Informationszentrum Marine

Having concluded her final deployment with UNIFIL, German Navy’s fast attack craft Hyäne (Hyena) is expected ...

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Russian fighter jets fly within meters of US Navy destroyer

A Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft makes a very low altitude pass by USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) April 12, 2016. Photo: US Navy

A United States Navy destroyer sailing in the Baltic Sea experienced several close interactions by Russian aircraft ...

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German-Norwegian cooperation: missile firing in Norway

FGS Sachsen fires an SM 2 missile. Photo: Presse- und Informationszentrum Marine

German Navy ships will be conducting missile firing tests at the Norwegian Andoya Test Center (ATC) in waters off ...

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NATO maritime group visits Romania

HMCS Fredericton entering Constanta harbor. Photo: MARCOM

Task Unit 02 of NATO’s standing maritime group (SNMG2) visited the port city of Constanta with the aim ...

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GALLERY: Port protection drill in Rotterdam

Rotterdam harbor

The Royal Netherlands Navy, Police, Port of Rotterdam authority and other Dutch agencies are taking part in ...

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Japanese warships on first visit to Vietnam

JS Asagiri

Two ships of the Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force, JS Ariake and JS Setogiri, made their first port call at Cam ...

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Italian aircraft carrier medics perform surgery at sea


The medical team aboard the Italian aircraft carrier ITS Cavour has performed a surgical operation on a migrant ...

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Royal Navy assumes command of CTF 150

Commander CMF, Vice Admiral Kevin Donegan, US Navy (centre) witnesses Royal Navy Commodore Robinson (right) assume command of CTF 150 from Royal Australian Navy Commodore Jaimie Hatcher. Photo: CMF

The Royal Navy has taken command of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 after conducting a handover ceremony with the ...

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Last flight for Royal Navy's Sea Kings

Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose waved goodbye to its Search and Rescue Sea King helicopters for the last time on ...

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US Navy suspends search for missing Carter Hall sailor

USS Carter Hall

The U.S. Navy informed that Navy and Coast Guard assets on April 12 ended the search for the missing USS Carter ...

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Spanish patrol ship works with Cameroon Navy

OPV Atalaya during a passex exercise with the Cameroonian Navy. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish Navy offshore patrol vessel OPV Atalaya currently deployed to Western Africa, has conducted a series of ...

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Joint Warrior 161 under way


Ships from two NATO maritime groups joined nearly 30 surface and sub-surface assets from Allied nations for the ...

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GALLERY: Russian largest landing hovercraft flexes muscle

GALLERY Russian largest landing hovercraft performs artillery firing at sea 5

The crew of the Russian Navy’s Mordovia hovercraft, which belongs to the class of largest air-cushioned ...

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Norwegian frigate joins US aircraft carrier group

HNoMS Fridtjof Nansen. Photo: Royal Norwegian Navy

Royal Norwegian Navy frigate HNoMS Fridtjof Nansen has joined the U.S. Navy’s USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (Ike) ...

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