Image of the Day: Getting to Know the Guns

Image of the Day Getting to Know the Guns

Embarked Navy personnel conduct a small-arms weapons familiarization course utilizing the M-240B machine gun ...

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USNS Spearhead Concludes Obangame Express

USNS Spearhead Concludes Obangame Express

Joint high-speed vessel USNS Spearhead (JHSV 1) and its embarked detachment of U.S. Navy Sailors, civil service ...

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FGS Brandenburg Contributes for VBSS Ops

FGS Brandenburg Contributes for VBSS Ops

Boarding teams from five Gulf of Guinea countries are using the German navy frigate FGS Brandenburg (F215) to ...

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EU Naval Force Reaches WFP Milestone

EU Naval Force Reaches WFP Milestone

The EU Naval Force achieved a milestone this week by successfully completing its 300th close protection of a World ...

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UK, Gabon Join in Gulf of Guinea Exercise

Royal Navy Engages in Gulf of Guinea Exercise

Royal Navy sailors are taking part in an exercise in the Gulf of Guinea to increase maritime safety and security in ...

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USNS Spearhead Joins Exercise Obangame Express 2015

USNS Spearhead Joins Exercise Obangame Express 2015

Joint high-speed vessel USNS Spearhead (JHSV 1) and its embarked detachment of U.S. Navy Sailors, civil service ...

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HMAS SUCCESS Joins NATO’s Counter-Piracy Operation

HMAS SUCCESS deploys into OOS

The Royal Australian Navy Oiler HMAS SUCCESS (OR 304) joined NATO’s counter-piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD on ...

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ESPS Rayo, Somalia Strengthen Bonds

ESPS Rayo, Somalia Strengthen Bonds

While conducting counter-piracy patrols near to the Somali coastline, EU Naval Force warship, ESPS Rayo, welcomed ...

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Spanish Navy Takes Part in Obangame Express

Spanish Navy Takes Part in Obangame Express

The Spanish Navy’s patrol vessel Vencedora (P-79) attended the opening ceremony of the at-sea maritime ...

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Most Read News, March 16 – 22, 2015

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USS Theodore Roosevelt on Its Way to Portsmouth More than 5,000 American sailors are heading for Portsmouth on ...

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Exercise Obangame Express 2015 Launched

Exercise Obangame Express 2015 Launched

Maritime forces from Gulf of Guinea nations, Europe, South America, the United States and several regional and ...

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Ghanaian Navy Engages in Maritime Security Training

Ghanaian Navy Engages in Maritime Security Training

Ghanaian navy sailors joined a German navy maritime interdiction operations (MIO) team and a U.S. Navy medical ...

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Vessels Conclude Ex Good Hope VI Phase

Vessels Conclude Ex Good Hope VI Phase

Vessels participating in Ex Good Hope VI departed from Simon’s Town on Monday, March 9, and made their way toward ...

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HMS Dragon, South African Sub Play Cat and Mouse Game

HMS Dragon, South African Sub Play Cat and Mouse Game1

Royal Navy’s HMS Dragon played a three-day game of cat and mouse with a South African submarine – one of the ...

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USNS Spearhead Ends Cameroonian Phase of APS

USNS Spearhead Ends Cameroonian Phase of APS

The Joint high-speed vessel USNS Spearhead (JHSV 1) and its embarked detachment of U.S. Navy Sailors, civil service ...

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Somali Coast Guard Gets Equipment from EUCAP Nestor

Somali Coast Guard Gets Equipment from EUCAP Nestor

As part of the European Union’s efforts to enhance regional states’ maritime security capabilities in the Horn of ...

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Mauritius Coast Guard Receive Maritime Security Mentoring

Mauritius Coast Guard Receive Maritime Security Mentoring

Australian Navy’s Lieutenant Commander Kellie Bolt, who is deployed with the Canadian-led Combined Task Force ...

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HMAS Success Helps US 6th Fleet Task Force off Africa

HMAS Success Helps US 6th Fleet Task Force off Africa

Australian Navy’s HMAS Success has again proven her flexibility by providing short notice logistical help to ...

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USNS Laramie, ESPS Infanta Cristina Engage in RAS

USNS Laramie, ESPS Infanta Cristina Engage in RAS

On Sunday 8 March EU Naval Force warship, ESPS Infanta Cristina, conducted a Replenishment at Sea (RAS) with United ...

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ESPS Infanta Cristina Conducts First Friendly Approach

ESPS Infanta Cristina Conducts First Friendly Approach

On the afternoon of 9 March, EU Naval Force warship, ESPS Infanta Cristina, carried out her first meeting, or ...

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US Ambassador to Cameroon Boards USNS Spearhead

US Ambassador to Cameroon Boards USNS Spearhead

Ambassador Michael S. Hoza, U.S. ambassador to Cameroon, visited and delivered remarks during reception held aboard ...

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HMAS Success Supports French Battle Group

HMAS Success Supports French Forces in Gulf of Aden

Australian supply ship, HMAS Success, has supported a French Carrier Battle Group during a recent transit through ...

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Most Read News, March 9 – 15, 2015

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Swedish Navy’s Minesweeper Experiences Weapon Malfunctions Swedish Navy’s minesweeper HMS Ulvön (M77) experienced ...

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FNS Floreal Docks in Cape Town, South Africa

FNS Floreal Docks in Cape Town, South Africa

French Navy Frigate FNS Floreal recently paid a visit to the South African Navy (SAN). The vessel berthed at the ...

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CRS-1 Deploys to Bahrain and Djibouti

CRS-1 Deploys to Bahrain and Djibouti

Sailors assigned to US Navy’s Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 1 deployed to Bahrain and Djibouti March 11. ...

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FGS Bayern, JS Harusame Engage in Drills in Gulf of Aden

FGS Bayern, JS Harusame Engage in Drills in Gulf of Aden

On Friday 6th March 2015 German frigate, FGS Bayern and Japanese destroyer, JS Harusame, met at sea for a joint ...

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USNS Spearhead Starts Cameroonian Phase of APS

USNS Spearhead Starts Cameroonian Phase of APS

The USNS Spearhead and its embarked detachment of U.S. Navy Sailors, civil service mariners and U.S., Spanish and ...

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