Most Read News, May 11 – 17, 2015

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US, UK Plan Future Joint Carrier Operations One of the highest-ranking women in the US Armed Forces has met with ...

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SNMG2 Commander Updates on Group Ops (Interview)

Rear Adm. Brad Williamson (USA), Commander, SNMG2

Standing NATO Maritime Group Two, part of NATO’s four Standing Maritime Groups, recently took part in a ...

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Turkey Orders LPD Vessel for Its Navy

Turkish Navy Orders LPD Vessel

On May 7, during IDEF 2015, the Defence exhibiton in Istanbul, the Turkish shipyard SEDEF has signed a contract ...

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HMS Scott Returns to Sea

HMS Scott Returns to Sea

After a refit at HM Naval Base, Devonport, the Royal Navy’s fourth largest warship, has sailed to sea. The ...

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US Navy’s Sixth JHSV Christened

US Navy's Sixth JHSV Christened

US Navy christened its sixth of ten Joint High Speed Vessels (JHSV) on May 9 at Austal’s shipyard in Mobile, ...

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Most Read News, May 4 – 10, 2015

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Dynamic Mongoose 2015 Begins NATO’s Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise DYNAMIC MONGOOSE 2015 (DMON 15) began today, ...

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HMS Bulwark Helps Save More Than 100 Migrants

HMS Bulwark Helps Save More Than 100 Migrants

More than 100 migrants were today saved from their sinking boat in the middle of the Mediterranean in a joint ...

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Seven Units Ordered for Italian Navy’s Fleet Renewal Plan

Fincantieri and Finmeccanica will build and equip the units set out in the renewal plan of the Italian Navy’s ...

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Spanish Navy Assumes Command of Operation Atalanta

Spanish Navy Assumes Command of Operation Atalanta

On Wednesday 6 May 2015 Rear Admiral Alfonso Gómez from the Spanish Navy, assumed command of Operation Atalanta’s ...

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HMS Dragon Back in Portsmouth

HMS Dragon Back in Portsmouth

Royal Navy’s Type 45 air defence destroyer HMS Dragon returned to Portsmouth yesterday, 6 May, from a ...

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Welcome Home USS Mitscher

Welcome Home USS Mitscher

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) returned home to Naval Station Norfolk May 4 ...

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USS Enterprise Moves to Original Birthplace at HII

USS Enterprise Moves to Original Birthplace at HII

Huntington Ingalls Industries has moved the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) on Saturday from Pier 2 at the ...

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Dynamic Mongoose 2015 Begins

Dynamic Mongoose 2015 Begins

NATO’s Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise DYNAMIC MONGOOSE 2015 (DMON 15) began today, Monday, 4 May 2015, off the ...

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Over 5,800 Migrants Rescued during the Weekend

Over 5,800 Migrants Rescued over the Weekend

The Italian Navy and Coast Guard, assisted by French vessels, tugs and commercial ships, rescued over 5,800 ...

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French Corvette Joins Operation Triton

French Corvette Joins Operation Triton

After the latest Mediterranean Sea migrant tragedy, the European Council made a decision on April 23 to bolster ...

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Another FREMM Frigate Joins Italian Navy’s Fleet

Another FREMM Frigate Joins Italian Navy's Fleet

Italian Navy received the fourth vessel of the FREMM program at Fincantieri’s Muggiano (La Spezia) shipyard. ...

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Admiralty Shipyards Launches Sub Krasnodar

Admiralty Shipyards Launches Sub Krasnodar

Admiralty Shipyards held a ceremonial launching of diesel-electric submarine Krasnodar in Saint Petersburg, ...

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Most Read News, April 20 – 26, 2015

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HMS Prince of Wales’ Bridge Ready for First Sea Voyage The most iconic section of the second Queen Elizabeth Class ...

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Indian Navy Awards USD 3.1 Bln Deal to GRSE

Indian Navy Awards USD 3.1 Bln Deal to GRSE

Defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers received its biggest ever order from the Indian Navy. With a ...

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HMS Prince of Wales’ Bridge Ready for First Sea Voyage

HMS Prince of Wales' Bridge Ready for First Sea Voyage2

The most iconic section of the second Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier has been loaded out of its dock hall ...

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US Navy’s New LCS to Be Named USS St. Louis

US Navy's New LCS to Be Named USS St. Louis

US Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus recently announced that the next Freedom-variant littoral combat ship (LCS) will ...

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Most Read News, April 13 – 19, 2015

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NOAA: USS Independence Wreck “Amazingly Intact” NOAA, working with private industry partners and the U.S. Navy, has ...

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Austal Awarded LCS USS Jackson Deal

USS Coronado (LCS 4)

Austal has been awarded a $11 million order against the previously awarded Basic Ordering Agreement (BOA) to ...

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Italian Navy to Receive Two More FREMM Frigates after 2020

Italian Navy to Receive Two More FREMM Frigates after 2020

Orizzonte Sistemi Navali S.p.A., a joint venture between Fincantieri (51%) and Finmeccanica (49%), is to construct ...

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Sweden’s Intruder Sub Turns Out to Be a Workboat

Sweden's Intruder Sub Turns Out to Be a Workboat

Sweden reveals that it wasn’t a submarine after all! Followed by a massive search operation for an ...

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DRS Technologies Bags Submarine Equipment Deal

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DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that it has won a U.S. Navy contract for the development, ...

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NATO Standing Naval Forces Take Part in Exercise Joint ...

NATO Standing Naval Forces Take Part in Exercise Joint Warrior

Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) and Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Groups ONE and TWO (SNMCMG1, SNMCMG2) ...

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