Lord Mayor of London visits HMS Penzance

Lord Mayor of London visits HMS Penzance

The Lord Mayor of London paid a visit to HMS Penzance recently whilst the ship was alongside in Bahrain. Alderman ...

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Royal Navy welcomes newly appointed Commander

Royal Navy welcomes newly appointed Commander

The Royal Navy has welcomed its newly appointed Commander of the Maritime Reserves at a handover ceremony in ...

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Carrier Strike Group 3 changes command

Carrier Strike Group 3 changes command

The Sailors of U.S. Carrier Strike Group 3 bid farewell to their leader during a change of command ceremony on ...

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CVN 77 welcomes UNSECNAV onboard

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The 32nd Under Secretary of the Navy visited USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) April 22 as part of a fleet visit to ...

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Most Read News, April 18 – 24, 2016

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Australia starts unrolling shipbuilding plans Austal, the West Australian shipbuilding company, is the first to ...

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US Navy constructs unique pier

An April 2003 photo shows the U.S. Navy's Elevated Causeway System-Modular (ELCAS-M) as it stands completed at Camp Patriot in Kuwait.

U.S. Navy units started the construction of the Elevated Causeway System – Modular (ELCAS-M) at Joint ...

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USS Zumwalt starts Navy's acceptance trials

Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s future guided-missile destroyer USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) departed Bath, Maine to conduct ...

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BNS Louise Marie completes two year modernization program

BNS Louise Marie. Photo: Belgian Navy

Belgian Navy’s multi-purpose frigate Louise Marie F931 has returned to its homeport in Zeebrugge, Belgium, ...

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First UAV command center installed on an aircraft carrier

USS Carl Vinson. Photo: US Navy

USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) marked a milestone for the U.S. Navy after installing the first unmanned aerial vehicle ...

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Canada fines its own Navy $100,000 over fuel spill

HMCS St John's

The Halifax Provincial Court sentenced the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND) to pay a penalty of ...

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HMCS Edmonton, Saskatoon return from Op Caribbe 2016

Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

The second pair of Canadian Navy ships to deploy to Operation Caribbe 2016 have returned to their homeport ...

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RV Belgica undergoes electrical overhaul

RV Belgica

Dutch electrical systems provider Alewijnse Marine Systems was awarded a contract for the refit of key electrical ...

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Erapsco lands US Navy sonobuoy contract

Sonobuoys being loaded onto an MH-60 R Sea Hawk helicopter. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded Erapsco, a joint venture of Ultra Electronics Holdings and Sparton Corporation, a $101,1 ...

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US: Bringing shipbuilding funding to Reagan era levels

Illustration: Aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) performs a replenishment-at-sea with fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Lenthall. Photo: US Navy

The Seapower Subcommittee, an arm of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, wants the U.S. Navy’s ...

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3 sailors injured in explosion on Indian Navy ship

INS Nireekshak, Photo: Indian Navy

One sailor lost a leg and two more were hospitalized after an oxygen cylinder exploded on the Indian Navy diving ...

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EU High Representative visits Operation Sophia flagship

Photo: EUNAVFOR

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

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USS John P. Murtha wraps up acceptance trials

USS John P. Murtha. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has informed that its future amphibious transport dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26) successfully completed ...

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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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Canadian Coast Guard to modernize 'Pierre Radisson'

CCGS Pierre Radisson. Photo: Canadian Coast Guard

Swiss-based ABB has received a contract to modernize the 38 year old Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Pierre ...

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DALO, Kongsberg renew maritime simulator cooperation

Photo: Kongsberg

The Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization (DALO) and Kongsberg have renewed their maritime ...

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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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MHI prepares for submarine contract with Sydney subsidiary

For illustration purposes. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

One of three contenders for the Australian $50 billion submarine construction contract, Mitsubishi Heavy ...

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Thales to provide unmanned patrol aircraft to Malaysia

Photo: Thales

Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency, also known as Malaysian Coast Guard has contracted French company Thales to ...

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Indian Navy's first nuclear sub on sea trials

Photo: Government of India/Wikimedia

The Indian Navy’s first nuclear-powered submarine INS Arihant is reportedly undergoing additional sea ...

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Egyptian Navy's Gowind corvette construction moves to Egypt

Photo: DCNS

Egyptian Alexandria Shipyard has started construction of the first of three Gowind 2500 corvettes to be built in ...

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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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Mexican sail training ship to visit USA

ARM Cuauhtémoc. Photo: Mexican Navy

The Mexican Navy tall ship ARM Cuauhtémoc is set to visit New London, USA, May 2 – 6. The ship set out on a ...

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