Pirates Back in Action in Gulf of Guinea

Again, pirates are back in action as they have seized another Italian tanker with 23 crewmen on board travelling ...

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USS Samuel B. Roberts Arrives in Mombasa, Kenya

USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG 58), along with embarked staff arrived in Mombasa, Kenya, July 19, to begin their ...

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INS Godavari Successfully Foils Piracy Attempt on Greek Ship

INS Godavari has successfully foiled a piracy attempt on a Greek ship MV Elinakos in the Gulf of Aden. Eight Somali ...

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UK: HMS Liverpool Shoots at Gaddafi Boats

  HMS Liverpool has been in action off the coast of Libya this weekend where she intercepted three ...

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Nigerian Warship to Stay in USA Till October

  The departure of a Nigerian warship, NNS Aradu F90, and its 150-naval crew stationed at the U.S Coast Guard ...

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British Navy in Dangerous Actions in Somalia

  A British warship allegedly having the commander of the Somaliland navy and some of his soldiers on board ...

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HMCS Vancouver Leaves Victoria

  With Canada’s combat mission in Afghanistan all but over, involvement in Libya shows no signs of ...

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UK: HMS Westminster Receives Award for Operations in Libya

  Portsmouth based warship HMS Westminster has been formally recognised by the American Armed Forces for her ...

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France’s Aircraft Carrier Unstable for Jets to Take Off ...

  Britain has had to deploy extra warplanes over Libya because France’s aircraft carrier becomes too unstable ...

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Chinese Warship Accompanies World Food Programme Cargo ...

The Chinese PLA(Navy) warship MA’ANSHAN (FFG525) has today completed the first port-to-port escort of a World Food ...

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UK: HMS Westminster Wins Award for Operation in Libya

  Portsmouth based warship HMS Westminster has been formally recognised by the American Armed Forces for her ...

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UK: HMS Iron Duke Hands Over Gulf Duties to St Albans

Ploughing through seas whipped up by the monsoon season, HMS Iron Duke and St Albans perform a traditional sail ...

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UK: HMS Brocklesby Returns Home from Libya

  Royal Navy minehunter HMS Brocklesby was given a hero’s welcome by friends and family yesterday as she ...

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South Korea Chases Away Pirate Boats

South Korea says its navy has chased away three suspected pirate boats in Somali waters… (miamiherald) ...

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HMS Bangor Reaches Libya

  HMS Bangor has arrived in the Mediterranean where she will serve as part of NATO forces off the coast of ...

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UK: Portsmouth Frigate Saves 13 Sailors from Sinking Tanker

  This is the dramatic moment a crewman from a stricken merchant ship was lifted to safety – one of 13 sailors ...

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High Speed Vessel Swift Brings Africa Partnership ...

  High Speed Vessel Swift (HSV 2) made a brief stop in Ghana to deliver goodwill materials and medical ...

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Libya: Gaddafi’s Army Shots Down AH-64 Apache ...

  Libyan television demonstrated wrecks of an aircraft, having declared that was AH-64 Apache helicopter shot ...

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UK: HMS Liverpool Fires Gun to Stop Gaddafi Forces

THE Royal Navy warship HMS Liverpool has fired her main gun to stop pro-Gaddafi forces moving along the Libyan ...

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Woman Officer Dies on UK Navy Warship

  The Royal Navy is investigating the death of a woman officer while at sea on one of its ships… ...

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UK: Apache Destroys Libyan Boats

  Two boats used by Colonel Gaddafi’s special forces were blown out of the water and an anti-aircraft battery ...

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Russia: Severomorsk Boards in Djibouti Port

    Northern Fleet (NF) large ASW ship Severomorsk called at Djibouti port on June 11. The formal visit ...

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FGS Niedersachsen Destroys Pirate Skiffs

  On the morning of 10 June, the EU NAVFOR German warship FGS Niedersachsen detected a suspected Pirate Action ...

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South Africa Orders Umkhonto Mk.2 Air Defense Missiles

  In mid-April, South Africa’s DefenceWeb reported an R 49.2 million ($7.3 million) in contracts to begin ...

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Nigerian Navy Gains Combat Boats to Protect Nation’s ...

  The Nigerian Navy has acquired three combat (mantra) boats to protect the nation’s territorial waters… ...

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Somali Pirates Seize Control of MV GEMINI Tanker East ...

The European Union anti piracy mission has confirmed that Somali pirates hijacked Singaporean flagged and owned ...

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Mauritius Looks at India in Combating Piracy in High Seas

  Lauding India’s role in combating piracy on high seas, Mauritian Premier Navinchandra Ramgoolam has ...

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