US Navy christens eighth EPF vessel USNS Yuma

US Navy stages USNS Yuma christening beneath the ship's hull

The U.S. Navy has christened its newest Expeditionary Fast Transport ship, USNS Yuma (EPF 8) during a ceremony held ...

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US Navy ballistic missile submarine collides with OSV

USS Louisiana (SSBN 743) in Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy ballistic-missile submarine USS Louisiana (SSBN 743) collided with an offshore support vessel, also ...

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FS Languedoc begins lenghty deployment

FS Languedoc. Photo: DCNS

FS Languedoc, French Navy’s newest FREMM frigate delivered to the navy in March 2016, left the Toulon Naval ...

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Japanese, Korean and US destroyers to be equipped with AEGIS

Japanese, Republic of Korea and US Navy destroyers steam in formation during the joint missile defense exercise Pacific Dragon 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin a $490 million contract to equip additional Japanese, Republic of Korea ...

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Japanese destroyers welcome public aboard in Germany

Japanese destroyer alongside in the German Navy Base Warnemünde. Photo: 2016 Bundeswehr/Pascal Preuss

Two Japan Maritime Self Defense Force ships pulled into the German international port of Rostock for a four-day ...

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BAE reveals first Royal Navy OPV HMS Forth ahead of launch

HMS Forth. Photo: BAE Systems

British shipbuilder BAE Systems has shared a photo of the first of three new Royal Navy offshore patrol vessels, ...

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Great Green Fleet destroyer visits Sydney

USS Stethem (DDG 63) arrives in Sydney, Aug. 14. Photo: U.S. Navy/MCC Hendrick Simoes

U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63) arrived in Sydney August 14 for ...

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Mexican Navy launches final Oaxaca-class patrol vessel

Photo: Mexican Navy

The Mexican Navy informed through social media that it has launched PO-166 Hidalgo, the final of six Oaxaca-class ...

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US Navy sub-hunter drone aces sea trials

Photo, video: DARPA

Sea Hunter, the U.S. Navy’s unmanned anti submarine warfare vessel, has recently completed at-sea tests off ...

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First US warship visits China since Hague ruling

US Navy file photo of USS Benfold

USS Benfold, a U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, arrived in Qingdao, the home of the Chinese ...

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HNLMS Tromp returns to Africa and Operation Atalanta

HNLMS Tromp and FGS Bayers alongside preparing for the handover ceremony. Photo: EUNAVFOR

Operation Atalanta welcomed back Dutch frigate HNLMS Tromp to the EU Naval Force off the coast of Somalia on August ...

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BAE Systems upgrades submarine construction facility

BAE Systems Barrow construction hall. Photo: BAE Systems

British defense contractor BAE Systems is upgrading its submarine construction site in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria ...

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U.K. MoD to grant first £1bn for first Successor submarine

An artist rendering of the Successor submarine. Photo: BAE Systems

UK’s Ministry of Defence is considering granting over £1 billion to Rolls-Royce and BAE Systems so they can ...

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Newest US Navy nuclear submarine completes first voyage

USS Illinois alpha trials. Photo: General Dynamics

The U.S. Navy’s newest Virginia-class submarine, USS Illinois (SSN-786), returned from its maiden open seas ...

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HNLMS De Ruyter to lead NATO Aegean Sea mission

HNLMS De Ruyter. Photo: Royal Netherlands Navy

Dutch Navy’s De Zeven Provincien-class frigate HNLMS De Ruyter will be taking over as flagship of the NATO ...

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German Navy's first F125 frigate reaches new home

FGS Baden-Württenberg shortly before entering Wilhelmshaven. Photo: Bundeswehr/Dennis Kramer

FGS Baden-Württemberg, the first of four German Navy F 125 frigates, was transferred from the Hamburg shipyard ...

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Spain approves critical design review of S-80 submarine

Photo: Navantia

The Spanish Ministry of Defense has approved Navantia’s Critical Design Review (CDR) for the country’s ...

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Britain decides to renew Trident programme

Photo: Royal Navy

The British House of Commons has voted to renew the Trident nuclear programme which will replace the Royal ...

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RIMPAC 2016 participants sink former US Navy frigate

Sailors aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton (CG 59) fire an RGM-84 Harpoon anti-ship missile during an international sinking exercise, or SINKEX, for Rim of the Pacific 2016. Photo: US Navy

Ships participating in the 2016 edition of RIMPAC sank the decommissioned USS Thach (FFG 43) in waters 15,000 feet ...

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Video: Danish helicopter evacuates German submariner

Video Danish helicopter evacuates German submariner off Jutland

A Royal Danish Air Force helicopter recently evacuated a German sailor aboard the ‘U 32’ submarine in ...

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Timelapse: Ships leave Pearl Harbor for RIMPAC 2016

Timelapse Watch as ships get underway from Pearl Harbor for RIMPAC 2016

The U.S. Navy has shared a time lapse video of ships getting underway from Pearl Harbor earlier this week for the ...

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US Navy's most expensive ship ever delayed again

USS Gerald R. Ford in dry dock. Photo: Ingalls Shipbuilding

Delivery of the U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford has once again been delayed as the ...

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Navy pilots save lives, plane after arresting cable mishap

Photo: US Navy

Pilots in charge of the U.S. Navy’s E-2C Hawkeye saved the day on March 18, 2016 as they managed to keep the ...

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