ITS Grecale Responds to Tug’s Distress Call

ITS Grecale Responds to Tug's Distress Call

On 17 May 2015, during a counter-piracy patrol in the Arabian Sea, EU Naval Force warship, ITS Grecale, came to the ...

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Royal Navy Divers Train with Nigerian Navy in Lagos

Royal Navy Divers Train with Nigerian Navy in Lagos

Royal Navy divers have been sharing their experience of hunting for terrorist devices in harbours and on ships when ...

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ESPS Galicia Hosts IMO Meeting in Tanzania

ESPS Galicia Hosts IMO Meeting in Tanzania

During a recent port visit to Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, EU Naval Force Flag ship, ESPS Galicia, hosted a meeting ...

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ESPS Galicia Meets WFP Vessel MV Douro

ESPS Galicia Meets WFP Vessel MV Douro

Whilst conducting counter-piracy patrols in the Indian Ocean, EU Naval Force flag ship, ESPS Galicia, took the ...

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Spanish Navy Helps Stop 1.800 Kilos of Cocaine

Spanish Navy Helps Stop 1.800 Kilos of Cocaine

Spanish Navy’s patrol vessel Meteoro (P41) recently took part in an anti-drug operation in the Atlantic ...

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FS Surcouf Becomes Part of CTF-150

FS Surcouf Becomes Part of CTF-150

French Navy’s frigate FS Surcouf joined the Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150) to take part in maritime ...

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Most Read News, May 18 – 24, 2015

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Australian Navy to Receive Its First Air Warfare Destroyer The first of three new Australian air warfare destroyer, ...

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Seychelles CG, MPU Train with FGS Bayern

Seychelles CG, MPU Train with FGS Bayern

During their recent port visit to Port Victoria in the Seychelles crew members from EU Naval Force warship, FGS ...

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French Navy’s OPV Visits Cape Town, South Africa

French Navy’s OPV Visits Cape Town, South Africa

French Navy’s offshore patrol vessel L’Adroit (P725) moored in Cape Town, South Africa, for a port call on Monday, ...

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Maritime Forces Launch Exercise Phoenix Express

Maritime Forces Launch Exercise Phoenix Express

Maritime forces from North Africa, Europe, and the United States kicked off Exercise Phoenix Express 2015 with ...

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EU Force Commander Tours ESPS Infanta Cristina

EU Force Commander Tours ESPS Infanta Cristina

On Tuesday 12 May 2015, EU Naval Force warship, ESPS Infanta Cristina, hosted the EU Force Commander, Rear Admiral ...

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Most Read News, May 11 – 17, 2015

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US, UK Plan Future Joint Carrier Operations One of the highest-ranking women in the US Armed Forces has met with ...

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Official Attends Operation Atalanta’s Change of Command

Official Attends Operation Atalanta’s Change of Command

The Spanish Minister of Defence, Mr Pedro Morenés, was the guest of honour during Operation Atalanta’s Force ...

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HNLMS Johan de Witt Departs Operation Atalanta

HNLMS Johan de Witt Departs Operation Atalanta

On Wednesday 6 May Dutch warship, HNLMS Johan de Witt, completed three and a half months as the flag ship for ...

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ESPS Rayo Ends Counter-Piracy Mission off Somalia

ESPS Rayo Ends Counter-Piracy Mission off Somalia

On Wednesday 6 May 2015 Spanish Navy warship, ESPS Rayo, completed her counter-piracy deployment with Operation ...

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ITS Grecale Conducts 44th Friendly Approach

ITS Grecale Conducts 44th Friendly Approach

Italian Navy’s Maestrale class frigate, Grecale F571, recently completed its 44th friendly approach as part ...

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Image of the Day: LCAC 27 Transports USS New ...

Image of the Day LCAC 27 Transports USS New York's 24th MEU

Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) 27, assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4, conducts the offloading of the 24th ...

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US Navy Vessels Engage in RAS in Gulf of Aden

US Navy Vessels Engage in RAS in Gulf of Aden

On May 9, US Navy vessels met in the Gulf of Aden for a replenishment-at-sea. The amphibious assault ship USS Iwo ...

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HMS Richmond Takes a Rest in Zanzibar

HMS Richmond Takes a Rest in Zanzibar

For the first time in over 50 years, a Royal Navy warship has visited the East African archipelago of Zanzibar. ...

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CTF150, Seychelles Engage in Drills

CTF150, Seychelles Engage in Drills

Between the 27th of April and the 4th of May 2015, Combined Task Force 150 (CTF150) ships French Ship Var, Her ...

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Commander CTF151 Meets with BDF Officials

Commander CTF151 Meets with BDF Officials

Commander Combined Task Force 151 (CCTF151) Commodore Asif Hameed Siddique discussed mutual operability with the ...

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FS Var Docks in Victoria, Seychelles

FS Var Docks in Victoria, Seychelles

At the end of April 2015, Combined Task Force 150 (CTF150) flagship FS Var visited Victoria, the Capital of the ...

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IMT Simon’s Town Hosts Mine Warfare Show and Tell

IMT Simon’s Town Hosts Mine Warfare Show and Tell

On 6 April 2015 the Institute for Maritime Technology (IMT) Simon’s Town hosted a Mine Warfare and Underwater ...

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Image of the Day: USS Fort McHenry Sails the Bab-el-Mandeb

Image of the Day USS Fort McHenry Sails the Bab-el-Mandeb

The dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) conducts a southbound transit of the Strait of Bab-el-Mandeb on May ...

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Turkish Navy to Escort Cargo Ship Back to Turkey

Illustration: Turkish Navy frigate TCG Turgutreis (F-241)

Turkish Navy frigate will escort a cargo ship back to Turkey after it suffered an attack off Libya. The Turkish ...

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Marines Help Protect Minesweeper in Bab el Mandeb

Marines Help Protect Minesweeper in Bab el Mandeb

On April 28, 2015, Marines with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit stepped back into a more direct naval defensive ...

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USNS Spearhead Says Goodbye to Mindelo, Cabo Verde

USNS Spearhead Says Goodbye to Mindelo, Cabo Verde

The Military Sealift Command’s joint high-speed vessel USNS Spearhead (JHSV 1), along with its embarked detachment ...

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