USS Montgomery fifth LCS to break down within a year

USS Montgomery. Photo: Austal

The U.S. Navy has confirmed that the newest littoral combat ship USS Montgomery which the Navy received in June ...

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Australian Navy's first Aegis destroyer starts sea trials

Photo: AWD Alliance

HMAS Hobart, the first of three Royal Australian Navy Aegis-equipped air warfare destroyers, has started ...

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Former US Navy frigate sunk by missile fire

Guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65), foreground, and USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) fire Harpoons missiles as part of a sink exercise (SINKEX) during Valiant Shield 2016. Photo: US Navy

U.S. ships and aircraft used live fire munition to sink a decommissioned U.S. Navy guided missile frigate in waters ...

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US Navy, Marines test integration of F-35s and Aegis

Photo: Lockheed Martin

The U.S. Marine’s F-35 Lightning II and the Navy’s Aegis air and missile defense weapon system worked ...

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Video: Walk through a German Navy Type 212 A submarine


A German Navy sailor has captured her walk through the German Navy U34 submarine on video which was then shared on ...

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US Navy announces new changes for LCS crews

USS Coronado, Independence variant littoral combat ship. Photo: US Navy

Following an engineering stand-down and a crew retraining order earlier in the week, the U.S. Navy announced on ...

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Russian jet flies within 3 meters of US Navy P-8A

P-8A Poseidon. Photo: US Navy

A Russian SU-27 Flanker fighter jet came within 10 feet (3 meters) of a U.S. Navy P-8A maritime reconnaissance ...

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One breakdown too many. US Navy orders LCS crew retraining

Official US Navy photo of USS Freedom (LCS 1)

The U.S. Navy has ordered an engineering stand down during which every littoral combat ship crew will have to ...

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BAE told to refine Type 26 design for Australian frigates

BAE Systems will adapt its Type 26 design to the needs of the Royal Australian Navy. Photo: BAE Systems

The Australian government has awarded BAE Systems a contract to further refine its design of the Type 26 Global ...

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Shots fired in second US, Iran confrontation

USS Squall during a 2015 transit in the Persian gulf. Photo: US Navy

Just a day after four Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps boats charged a U.S. Navy destroyer near the Strait of ...

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Iranian boats in high-speed intercept of USS Nitze

US Navy photo of USS Nitze

Four Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps boats came within 300 yards of the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Nitze on August ...

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French DCNS in Indian Scorpene submarine leak scandal

INS Kalvari, first of six Scorpene-class submarines is seen leaving the Mazagon Dock shipyard in India. Photo: DCNS

A massive leak of documents containing top-secret technical details of the Indian Navy’s Scorpene-class ...

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USS Independence wreck visited 800 meters below surface

Bow of USS Independence. Photo: Nautilus

A team of scientists aboard the exploration vessel Nautilus are conducting a mission to visit the sunk U.S. Navy ...

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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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