USS John C. Stennis starts sea trials after overhaul

US Navy aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) started sea trials on August 11 after completing its planned ...

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Thailand cleared to buy Harpoon missiles for DW3000 frigate

The US State Department has approved the Thailand government’s request for the acquisition of RGM-84L Harpoon ...

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Iranian UAV prevents Super Hornet from landing on USS Nimitz

An Iranian unmanned aerial vehicle forced a US Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet to alter course in order to avoid ...

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US, British aircraft carriers meet off Scotland

Two aircraft carriers, one operational since 2009 and the other preparing for its commissioning ceremony, met off ...

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Egypt officially receives second Type 209 submarine

The Egyptian Navy received its second Type 209/1400 submarine, the S42, from German shipbuilder Thyssenkrupp Marine ...

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Australia's first AWD heads for commissioning site

Some two months after being officially delivered to the Australian defense ministry in Adelaide, Royal Australian ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth arriving home next week

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is expected to enter her new home in Portsmouth as soon as next ...

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US Navy patrol ships test fire Griffin missiles

Five Bahrain-based U.S. Navy coastal patrol ships carried out a proficiency fire test of their MK 60 Griffin ...

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Qatar signs €5 billion warship deal amid sanctions row

A €5 billion deal between Italy and Qatar for the construction of seven navy vessels is now official following an ...

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NATO SNMG1 joins UK-US carrier-centric drill Saxon Warrior

When the joint UK-US exercise Saxon Warrior kicked off in waters north of Scotland on August 1, 9000 NATO-sailors ...

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Video: Brazilian Navy sinks BNS Bosísio during MISSILEX

The Brazilian Navy recently concluded a missile exercise in waters off Rio de Janeiro during which ships and ...

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Republic of Korea Navy receives second LST-II landing ship

The Republic of Korea Navy received its new landing ship on August 1, according to an announcement from the ...

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Germany's first F125 frigate misses commissioning date

German Navy’s newest frigate and the lead ship in its class, the future FGS Baden-Württemberg, has missed its ...

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Iranian vessel comes dangerously close to USS Thunderbolt

In one of Iran’s more daring challenges to U.S. Navy vessels operating in the Persian Gulf, an Iranian naval ...

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Italy's seventh FREMM frigate takes to sea

The Italian Navy’s seventh FREMM frigate Federico Martinengo took to the sea for the first time in the Gulf ...

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US Navy resolves electromagnetic launcher issues

The issue of the U.S. Navy’s electromagnetic aircraft launch system (EMALS) causing too much stress ...

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Germany to use decommissioned frigate as target ship

Less than a year after the German Bremen-class frigate FGS Karlsruhe returned from her last operational deployment, ...

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US Navy destroyer Ralph Johnson completes builder's trials

The U.S. Navy future Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) completed builder’s trials on July ...

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First 3D-printed submarine takes shape

Submarine construction does not necessarily have to be a lengthy and expensive process as the U.S. Navy’s ...

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Trump commissions US Navy's newest aircraft carrier

U.S. president Donald J. Trump commissioned the U.S. Navy’s most expensive ship ever built, the USS Gerald R. ...

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Davie unveils Canada's Resolve-class AOR MV Asterix

Canadian shipbuilder Chantier Davie on Thursday unveiled the Project Resolve auxiliary oiler replenishment ship ...

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UK starts construction of first Type 26 frigate HMS Glasgow

The name of the first Type 26 frigate to be built for the Royal Navy has been announced during a steel-cutting ...

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Germany delays Israeli submarine deal amid corruption probe

A German-Israeli submarine corruption scandal which has seen seven Israeli officials arrested is threatening to ...

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China opposes US defense bill over Taiwan port visits option

China has urged the U.S. to abide by the One-China after the U.S. Congress passed a bill which could see the U.S. ...

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US Navy commissions USS John Finn

The U.S. Navy commissioned its newest Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, USS John Finn (DDG 113), in a ...

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Royal Navy decommissions HMS Torbay

Royal Navy’s fourth Trafalgar-class submarine HMS Torbay was decommissioned in a ceremony on July 14, some ...

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French Navy receives icebreaker L’Astrolabe

L’Astrolabe, a new ice-breaking vessel that will be operated by the French Navy, was delivered by shipbuilder ...

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