HMAS Parramatta to undock next week

HMAS Parramatta (FFH 154) docked at BAE's Henderson shipyard. Photo: BAE Systems

Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac-class frigate HMAS Parramatta (FFH 154) is to be undocked next week in Henderson, ...

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Russian fighter jets fly within meters of US Navy destroyer

A Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft makes a very low altitude pass by USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) April 12, 2016. Photo: US Navy

A United States Navy destroyer sailing in the Baltic Sea experienced several close interactions by Russian aircraft ...

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Italian aircraft carrier medics perform surgery at sea


The medical team aboard the Italian aircraft carrier ITS Cavour has performed a surgical operation on a migrant ...

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Norway opts for French, German submarine solutions

Norwegian Navy's Ula-class submarine. Photo: Norwegian Navy

Seeking to avoid risks and costs of developing its own submarines, the Norwegian Ministry of Defense has identified ...

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First German Navy F 125 frigate begins sea trials

FGS Baden-Württemberg. Photo: German Navy

FGS Baden-Württemberg, the lead ship of the F 125 class of frigates, has started builder’s sea trials. Over ...

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Engine failure locks Dutch Navy's largest ship in port

HNLMS Karel Doorman. Photo: Royal Netherlands Navy

One of the two main engines of the Dutch Navy’s largest ship, HNLMS Karel Doorman, was seriously damaged and ...

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Navantia completes S80 pressure hull extension

Photo: Navantia

Spanish shipbuilder Navantia on April 6 informed that it has completed extending the pressure hull on the first ...

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VIDEO: DARPA's drone submarine hunter takes to sea


The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has shared a video of its newly-developed unmanned ...

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Britain sends frigate, fighter jets to boost Baltic security

HMS Iron Duke. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Iron Duke and four Typhoon jets will deploy to the Baltic later this month ...

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British warship shadows Russian naval ships in UK waters

HMS Somerset sails next to Vice Admiral Kulakov in UK waters. Photo: Royal Navy

A Royal Navy warship has located and escorted a Russian naval task group which was sailing in British waters, ...

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GD named prime contractor for US Navy Ohio Replacement build

A Virginia-class being launched at Newport News Shipbuilding. Photo: HII

The U.S. Navy has selected General Dynamics’ Electric Boat as the prime contractor to design and deliver 12 ...

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French warship seizes Somalia-bound weapons

Guns seized by FS Provence. Photo: Combined Maritime Forces

French Navy frigate FS Provence has intercepted a large weapons cache from a small boat (dhow) sailing towards ...

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US Navy captain jailed in Fat Leonard scandal

A September 2012 photo shows Capt. Daniel Duseksaluting newly pinned Chief Petty Officers on the flight deck of USS Bonhomme Richard. Photo: US Navy

The “Fat Leonard” bribery case which cost the U.S. Navy an estimated $20 million dollars has claimed ...

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Mystery solved: US Navy boat found after 95 years

USS Conestoga at San Diego, California, January 1921. Photo: Naval Historical Center Photograph NH 71299

A team of researchers from the U.S. Navy and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have found the ...

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VIDEO: US Navy submarine breaks Arctic surface for ICEX 2016


The U.S. Navy has captured on video the moment the attack submarine USS Hartford breaks polar ice in order to ...

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DCNS delivers FREMM Languedoc to French Navy

Pierre Legros, Senior Vice President of Surface Ships & Naval Systems Division DCNS, speaking at the delivery ceremony. Photo: DCNS

French naval defence company DCNS on March 16 delivered the FREMM frigate Languedoc to the French Navy. Languedoc ...

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VIDEO: Argentine Navy sinks Chinese fishing boat

VIDEO Argentinian Navy sinks Chinese fishing boat

Argentine Navy informed that it sunk a Chinese vessel fishing illegally in Argentinian waters on March 14 and ...

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VIDEO: Boeing presents new submarine drone

Echo Voyager

Image, Video: Boeing American multinational aerospace company Boeing has introduced their latest unmanned, undersea ...

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Navantia to build two replenishment ships for Australia

HMAS Success will be replaced by one of the new replenishment ships. Image: Royal Australian Navy

Although an official announcement has still not been made, Spanish newspapers reported that the Australian ...

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Day in history: First aircraft takes off from U.S. Navy ship

An August 21, 2010 picture of museum battleship USS Texas at La Porte, Texas, USA. Image: U.S. Navy

On March 9, 1919, U.S. Navy’s New York-class battleship became the first American warship to launch an ...

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Germany christens third F 125 frigate

FGS Sacshen-Anhalt, Image:2016 Bundeswehr / Alexander Gottschalk/Presse- und Informationszentrum Marine

The third of overall four ships of the new F 125 frigate class of the German navy has been christened in a ceremony ...

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Japan receives seventh Soryu-class submarine

Illustration:  Hakuryu (SS-503), third Soryu- class submarine on a visit to Pearl Harbor in 2013. Image: US Navy

Japanese Ministry of Defence on March 7 received the seventh Soryu-class submarine, ‘Jinryu’ in a ...

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HMAS Darwin seizes large weapons cache in the Middle East

Rifles seized by HMAS Darwin, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Darwin has uncovered and seized a large weapons cache after boarding a small ...

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