HMS Defender docks in Sri Lanka on way home

HMS Defender, Image: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 45 frigate HMS Defender has visited the island nation of Sri Lanka on its return from the ...

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US Navy test fires over-the-horizon missile

USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) carries the US Navy's latest Aegis Baseline 9 combat system. Image: US Navy

The U.S. Navy confirmed February 4 that it performed four flight tests of the surface-to-air Standard Missile-6 ...

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IFR 2016 commences

Indian aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, Image: Indian Navy

An opening ceremony to kick start the International Fleet Review 2016 is scheduled to be held at Command Stadium, ...

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Ghanaian, US Navy train off West African coast

Image: US Navy

Ghanaian maritime operations center is the host of the African Maritime Law Enforcement Partnership (AMLEP) ...

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IFR 2016: Two US Navy ships join the Review

USS McCampbell, Image: US Navy

According to a U.S. Navy press statement, USS Antietam, a Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser, and USS ...

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Canadian Navy sailors arrested on drug charges in Japan

HMCS Winnipeg, Image: Royal Canadian Navy

Three members of the HMCS Winnipeg crew were detained by the Tokyo police for the alleged use of narcotics while ...

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HMAS Melbourne foils another heroin shipment

Image: Royal Australian Navy

The crew of the Royal Australian Navy’s guided missile frigate HMAS Melbourne made their fifth drug seizure ...

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USS Bataan fit for return to sea

USS Bataan, Image: US Navy

After spending a year in the harbor conducting major shipyard maintenance, U.S. Navy’s Amphibious assault ...

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IFR 2016: Australian, Indonesian, Malaysian ships ready

HMAS Darwin, Kri Usman Harun and KD Lekir sail in the Bay of Bengal, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Darwin sailed in company with Indonesian Navy Ship Kri Usman Harun and Malaysian ...

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IFR 2016: HMS Defender trains en route to Visakhapatnam

HMS Defender, Image: Royal Navy

HMS Defender’s embarked helicopter held training drills in the middle of the Indian Ocean as the destroyer made her ...

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Submarine commander fired for "inability to command"

Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Dallas (SSN 700), Image: US Navy

The commanding officer of the U.S. Navy’s attack submarine USS Dallas was relieved of his duties February 2 ...

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HMS Mersey starts counter drug ops in Caribbean Sea

HMS Mersey arriving at Key West, USA, Image: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s River class offshore patrol vessel, HMS Mersey, has sailed from Florida, USA after completing her ...

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US Navy's civilian staffed auxiliary ship enters 5th Fleet

USNS Choctaw County, Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Expeditionary Fast Transport ship USNS Choctaw County (T-EPF 2) yesterday, February 3, ...

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MARCOM hosts IMS Director of Operations


The commander of NATO’s Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM), Vice Admiral Clive Johnstone, welcomed the NATO ...

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GALLERY: Exercise Cutlass Express in full swing

Image: US Navy

The U.S. facilitated exercise Cutlass Express 2016 is currently taking place in the western Indian Ocean, focusing ...

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Russian Navy plans large-scale exercise of Caspian flotilla

Image: Russian Navy

30 surface ships, motorboats and auxiliary vessels, more than 1000 servicemen and over 100 pieces of military ...

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US and Royal Navy continue work on submarine systems

US Navy ballistic-missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson (SSBN 730), Image: US Navy

General Dynamics Mission Systems announced February 2 that the U.S. Navy recently awarded a follow-on, omnibus ...

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EGV Berlin returns home a tad earlier

EGV Berlin, Image: PIZ Marine / MFG 5

Even though the German Navy’s combat support ship EGV Berlin was more than 24 hours early, around 250 people ...

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First mission medals in Operation Sophia


Op Sophia military personnel who recently left the EUNAVFOR operation in the Mediterranean have been awarded ...

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HMS Ramsey joins NATO's SNMCMG1

HMS Ramsey, Image: Royal Navy

HMS Ramsey, a Royal Navy minehunting vessel joined her NATO counterparts in Kiel January 21 to practise mine ...

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USS Abraham Lincoln catapult firing again

USS Abraham Lincoln, Image: US Navy

Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy’s aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) tested the carriers ...

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USS William P. Lawrence sailors ace USWEX

USS William P. Lawrence, Image: US Navy

The crew of the U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110) completed the first ...

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Senegalese, Cape Verdean forces train with Spanish Navy

Image: Spanish Navy

A Spanish Special Naval Warfare Force team (FGNE in its Spanish initials) is training Senegalese and Cape Verdean ...

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Sneak peek: Royal Navy fighter jet debuts later this year

Navy’s new jet fighter to make UK debut

The Royal Navy has said their new strike fighter will make its UK debut later this year. The F-35B Lightning II ...

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Royal Navy's Type 26 frigate makes another stride

Type 26 Global Combat Ship, Image: Royal Navy

Rolls Royce announced January 1 that the MT30 gas turbine they built for the Royal Navy’s new Type 26 Global ...

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Protection for FS Charles de Gaulle

Image: German Army

Fighter jets aboard the French aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle have been conducting airstrikes against the ...

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U.S., Royal Navy conduct mine countermeasure exercise

US and Royal Navy forces during one of their previous mine countermeasure exercises. Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy Expeditionary Mine Countermeasures (EXMCM) Company 1 teamed up with British Second Mine Warfare Battle ...

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