Danish pilots conduct operation Ocean Shield's final patrol

Photo: MARCOM

A detachment of 20 Royal Danish Air Force officers and enlisted service members took flight in their aircraft from ...

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RFA Gold Rover departs Simon’s Town

Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Gold Rover left Simon’s town Naval Base for the final time on November 8. Gold Rover ...

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German tender Werra returns from EU mission off Libya

Tender Werra. Photo: German Navy

German Navy’s Elbe-class replenishment ship Werra is set to return to its homeport in the Kiel Navy base ...

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China-built Nigerian Navy ship NNS Unity arrives to Lagos

NNS Unity during a port call in South Africa in October this year. Photo: South African Navy

Nigerian Navy’s newest offshore patrol vessel NNS Unity which was built by the China Shipbuilding and ...

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Operation Atalanta commander visits ESPS Relampago

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Operation Atalanta’s force commander, Commodore Luyckx, who is currently embarked in the EU naval force flagship, ...

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EUNAVFOR increases patrols off Somalia after pirate attack

Photo: Twitter/EUNAVFOR

The EU naval force in charge of safeguarding shipping off the Horn of Africa has increased its patrols after Somali ...

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Operation Atalanta flagship restocks in Seychelles

HNLMS Tromp during the port visit to the Seychelles. Photo: EUNAVFOR

The Royal Netherlands Navy frigate HNLMS Tromp recently took a short break from her counter-piracy patrols with a ...

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Royal Navy tanker refuels French warship off Ivory Coast

Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy tanker RFA Gold Rover recently refueled French helicopter carrier FS Dixmude and joined it for a piracy ...

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EU starts training of Libyan Navy and Coast Guard

Photo: EAAS

EUNAVFOR operation Sophia has started training activities with the Libyan Navy and Coast Guard this week, and will ...

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Spanish frigate concludes six-month stint on Op Atalanta

ESPS Relámpago and ESPS Santa Maria alongside in Djibouti. Photo: EUNAVFOR

Spanish frigate ESPS Santa Maria completed her six month deployment with operation Atalanta off the coast of ...

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NATO minehunters visit Algeria

HS Aliakmon is the flagship of SNMCMG2

Ships from NATO’s Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) completed a port visit to Algiers, Algeria ...

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Royal Navy frigate starts month-long break in South Africa

HMS Portland with the Simonsberg in the background. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Portland is currently in Simonstown, South Africa, where the crew started ...

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French stealth frigate docks in Mombasa, Kenya

FS Lafayette entering Mombasa. Photo: EUNAVFOR

French Navy’s stealth frigate La Fayette was recently welcomed into the port of Mombasa, Kenya in what was ...

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Spanish patrol vessel Relámpago joins operation Atalanta

OPV Relampago. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish Navy offshore patrol vessel (OPV) Relámpago, departed its homeport of Las Palmas Naval Station in Canary ...

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Spanish frigate trains with Seychelles Coastguard

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Santa Maria, currently deployed to Operation Atalanta, has arrived in the Seychelles for ...

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French frigate bolsters Operation Atalanta

The French warship was previously deployed to deter and disrupt piracy off Somalia in 2010 and 2012. Photo: EUNAVFOR

French frigate La Fayette joined the EU Naval Forces’ counter-piracy mission in the Gulf of Aden and Indian ...

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Photo: Counter piracy ships meet in Gulf of Aden

ROKS Munmu the Great left sails with ITS Euro right as seen from HNLMS Tromp. Photo: EUNAVFOR

Dutch Commodore Luyckx who commands the Operation Atalanta’s counter-piracy force from the Dutch frigate HNLMS ...

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Poly Technologies, Denel team up for SA navy shipbuilding

Illustration: South African Navy frigate SAS Amatola. Photo: SA Navy

China’s Poly Technologies and South African Denel have entered a cooperation agreement under which the two ...

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