CTF 151 Commander Discusses Maritime Security with Kenya

CTF 151 Commander Discusses Maritime Security with Kenya

Commander of Combined Task Force 151 visited senior representatives of the Kenyan Government and Defence Forces to ...

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Damen Builds Another Tug for South African Navy

Damen Builds Another Tug for South African Navy

Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) is currently building a Damen ATD 2909 Tug named Inyathi – Buffalo in English – to ...

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ESPS Galicia Celebrates Spanish Navy Day

ESPS Galicia Celebrates Spanish Navy Day

On 16 July 2015, crew members from ESPS Galicia celebrated Spanish Navy Day on board with a naval procession of the ...

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LÉ NIAMH Rescues 256 Migrants

LÉ NIAMH Rescues 256 Migrants

Irish Navy’s LÉ NIAMH successfully conducted a Search and Rescue Operation 90 kilometres north-east of ...

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HMAS Anzac Enters Final Port of NORTHERN TRIDENT Mission

HMAS Anzac Sails to Port Louis, Mauritius

Australian Navy’s HMAS Anzac has arrived in Port Louis, Mauritius, the last foreign port of her NORTHERN ...

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LÉ NIAMH Rescues 98 Migrants off Libya

LÉ NIAMH Rescues 98 Migrants off Libya

The LÉ NIAMH, Irish Navy’s latest contribution to the search and rescue efforts in the Mediterranean, saved ...

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German Maritime Patrol Aircraft Ends Op Atalanta Mission

German Maritime Patrol Aircraft Ends Op Atalanta Mission

In July 2015 the German Maritime Patrol P3C-Orion aircraft completed a three month detachment with Operation ...

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HMAS ANZAC Pays Visit to Cape Town, South Africa

HMAS ANZAC Pays Visit to Cape Town, South Africa

The Royal Australian Navy frigate Ship HMAS ANZAC paid a formal visit to South Africa, Cape Town V&A Waterfront ...

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DCNS Tests Its POLARIS Mission System

DCNS Tests Its POLARIS Mission System

In the frame of the OPV L’Adroit’s stopovers conducted by the French Navy in Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Senegal in ...

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CTF 150, Operation Atalanta Flagships Meet at Sea

CTF 150, Operation Atalanta Flagships Meet at Sea

On Thursday 29 June, flag ships from Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 and Operation Atalanta, both involved in ...

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TCG GEDIZ Re-Joins Op OCEAN SHIELD

TCG GEDIZ joins NATO Counter Piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD

This weekend, the Turkish Navy Frigate TCG GEDIZ (F-495) re-joined NATO’s counter piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD, ...

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Most Read News, July 6 – 12, 2015

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Finnish Navy Shows Off New Jehu Class Ship One of the new Jehu class landing ships, which the Finnish Navy received ...

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Russian Navy’s Vessels Sail to Luanda, Angola

Russian Navy’s vessels, missile cruiser Moskva, guard ship Pytlivy and the rescue tug boat Shakhter, arrived ...

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EUNAVFOR Commander Visits EU Teams in Djibouti

EUNAVFOR Commander Visits EU Teams in Djibouti

On Tuesday 30 June 2015, during a port visit to Djibouti, the EUNAVFOR Force Commander, Rear Admiral Alfonso Gómez ...

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CTF 150 Ships Help Mariners in the Gulf of Aden

CTF 150 Ships Help Mariners in the Gulf of Aden

Mid-June 2015 saw Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 coordinate ships involved in maritime security operations to ...

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Australian Navy Intercepts Another Drug Haul

HMAS Newcastle conducts Security Patrol's in the Indian Ocean

In its sixth successful haul in eight weeks, Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Newcastle has seized 139kg of ...

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Spanish Navy’s Vessel Makes 70 Friendly ...

Spanish Navy's Vessel Makes 70 Friendly Approaches off Somalia

During her 4 month deployment with Operation Atalanta, Spanish warship, ESPS Infanta Cristina, performed more than ...

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HMAS Anzac Visits Cape Town, South Africa

HMAS Anzac Visits Cape Town, South Africa

The Royal Australian Navy’s helicopter frigate HMAS Anzac has arrived in Cape Town, South Africa, as part of her ...

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ESPS Infanta Cristina Completes Op Atalanta Mission

ESPS Infanta Cristina Completes Op Atalanta Mission

After completing 4 months of counter piracy missions on Operation Atalanta, Spanish warship ESPS Infanta Cristina ...

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ESPS Galicia, FS Var Engage in Replenishment At Sea

ESPS Galicia, FS Var Engage in Replenishment At Sea

During a recent counter-piracy patrol off the coast of Somalia, Operation Atalanta flagship, ESPS Galicia, ...

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New Commanding Officer Boards FS Var

New Commanding Officer Boards FS Var

In June, while sailing in the Gulf of Aden, Capt. René-Jean Crignola, Commander of Combined Task Force 150 ...

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Most Read News, June 29 – July 5, 2015

Most Read News, June 29 - July 5, 2015

Italian Navy Orders LHD from Fincantieri Italian Navy placed an order for the construction and equipment of one ...

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ITS Libeccio Meets with Somali Fishermen

ITS Libeccio Meets with Somali Fishermen

Sailors from Operation Atalanta warship, ITS Libeccio, met local Somali fishermen during a counter-piracy patrol in ...

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JDS Ikazuchi Hosts Operation Atalanta Force Commander

JDS Ikazuchi Hosts Operation Atalanta Force Commander

On Friday 26 June 2015, Operation Atalanta Force Commander, Rear Admiral Alfonso Gómez Fernández de Córdoba, ...

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Irish Navy Saves More Migrants off Tripoli

Irish Navy Saves More Migrants off Tripoli

Irish Navy’s vessel LÉ EITHNE successfully located and rescued a total of 647 migrants off two separate ...

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LÉ EITHNE Saves 593 Migrants

LÉ EITHNE Saves 593 Migrants

Irish Navy’s LÉ EITHNE successfully located and rescued a total of 593 migrants; from six separate vessels, ...

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Commander CTF-150 Embarks FF Surcouf

Commander CTF-150 Embarks FF Surcouf

Captain René-Jean Crignola, Commander, Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150), visited La Fayette class, French Frigate ...

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