GD Wins Advanced Submarine Technologies Deal

GD Wins Advanced Submarine Technologies Deal

General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a $36.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to develop ...

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US Navy Helicopter Crashes in Kuwait

US Navy Helicopter Crashes in Kuwait

A U.S. Navy MH-60S helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 26 (HSC 26) crashed at 11:22 a.m. (EST), ...

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Sri Lanka Navy Rescues 180 Persons from Floods

Sri Lanka Navy Rescues 180 Persons from Floods

Sri Lankan naval troops have been able rescue 180 persons during their deployment on flood relief operations in the ...

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Indian Navy Test Its New LCA

Indian Navy Test Its New LCA

Indian Navy’s first indigenously designed and developed 4th plus generation combat aircraft designed to ...

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USS New Orleans Elects PHIBRON 1 SSOY

USS NEW ORLEANS HOMECOMING

A Sailor assigned to amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) was named Amphibious Squadron One ...

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Australian STS Young Endeavour Set Sail

STS Young Endeavour Departs on World Trip

The Royal Australian Navy operated Sail Training Ship Young Endeavour set sail from Sydney today for a 12-month ...

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HMAS Huon Recognized for RENDER SAFE Op Efforts

HMAS Huon Recognized for RENDER SAFE Op Efforts

On 9 December, just prior to departing the wharf on patrol, HMAS Huon’s then Lieutenant Commander Richard ...

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USS McCampbell Changes Command

USS McCampbell Changes Command

The guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell (DDG 85) received a new commanding officer during a change of command ...

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Swiss Company Buys Two Former Danish Navy Vessels

Swiss Company Buys Two Former Danish Navy Vessels

Martrade BV of Sliedrecht, The Netherlands recently announced the sale of the two former Danish Navy guardvessels ...

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HMS Iron Duke Comes Home for Christmas

HMS Iron Duke Comes Home for Christmas

HMS Iron Duke returned to Portsmouth on December 19 from a successful South Atlantic patrol conducting maritime ...

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Most Read News, December 15 – 21, 2014

Most Read News

USS Tortuga’s CO, XO Relieved of Duties USS Tortuga’s (LSD 46) Commanding Officer, Cmdr. Thomas Goudreau and ...

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Raytheon Bags LPD 17 Engineering Deal

LPD 17 San Antonio-class Expeditionary Warfare Ships

San Diego’s Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems is being awarded a $26 million cost-plus-fixed fee contract ...

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USS Alabama Gets New Commander

USS Alabama Gets New Commander

The Blue crew of Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Alabama (SSBN 731) welcomed their new commanding ...

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CNO Holds All-Hands Call at Fleet Cyber Command

CNO Holds All-Hands Call at Fleet Cyber Command

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert visited U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet (FCC/C10F) ...

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HMS Dragon Sails through Perilous Waters

HMS Dragon Sails through Perilous Waters

HMS Dragon sailed between the Pacific and Atlantic, the Patagonian Canals, on the latest stage of her second ...

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Sri Lanka Welcomes Russian Navy Vessels

Sri Lanka Welcomes Russian Navy Vessels

Two Russian Naval Ships, “Moskva” and “Cola”, arrived at the port of Colombo on 19th December 2014 for ...

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First Damen Stan Patrol 3007 for Bahamas Set for Outfitting

First Damen Stan Patrol 3007 for Bahamas Set for Outfitting

The first Damen Stan Patrol 3007 has arrived at Damen Shipyards Gorinchem in the Netherlands for outfitting. The ...

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Mauritius to Take Delivery of OPV Barracuda

Mauritius to Take Delivery of OPV Barracuda

Defence shipbuilder Garden Reach Shipyard & Engineers is expected to deliver a 1,300 tonne offshore patrol ...

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Image of the Day: Approaching Coronado Bay Bridge

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The amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20) approaches the Coronado Bay Bridge while pulling into ...

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Peru Buys Five New Zealand Navy Seasprite Helicopters

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Five Royal New Zealand Navy Seasprite helicopters have been sold to Peru, Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee announced ...

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Poland Orders NSM from Kongsberg

Poland Orders NSM from Kongsberg

Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace has signed a contract with the Polish Ministry of National Defence for an NSM ...

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HMAS Bundaberg Retires Due to Extensive Fire Damage

HMAS Bundaberg Retires from Service

HMAS Bundaberg was decommissioned from Royal Australian Navy service at a small ceremony in HMAS Cairns on 18 ...

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Almirante Juan de Borbón Docks in Home Base Ferrol

Almirante Juan de Borbón Docks in Home Base Ferrol

The Spanish Navy’s frigate Almirante Juan de Borbón (F-102) returned to Ferrol after finishing its deployment ...

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Marines Board USS Rushmore during Steel Knight 2015

Marines Board USS Rushmore during Steel Knight 2015

The officers and crew of USS Rushmore (LSD 47) welcomed elements of the 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st ...

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US Naval Base Guam Celebrates Wharf Extension

US Naval Base Guam Celebrates Wharf Extension

The Tango Wharf extension ribbon-cutting ceremony on U.S. Naval Base Guam (NBG), was conducted Dec. 18 to celebrate ...

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HMS Grimsby Returns Home to HMNB Clyde

HMS Grimsby Returns Home to HMNB Clyde

Royal Navy minehunter HMS Grimsby returned to HM Naval Base Clyde yesterday, December 18. The Clyde-based ship and ...

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HMS Argyll Docks in Plymouth Naval Base

HMS Argyll Docks in Plymouth Naval Base

Sailors from the Royal Navy warship HMS Argyll returned home to Plymouth Naval Base yesterday, 18th December, after ...

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