UK, US Warships Carry Out Counter Piracy Training

UK, US Warships Carry Out Counter Piracy Training

Sailors and Royal Marines played out scenes reminiscent of Captain Phillips as they practised taking down pirates in the Indian Ocean. Plymouth-based HMS Bulwark and Portsmouth-based HM Ships Chiddingfold and Penzance, ...

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Russian Navy’s Corvettes Join in Firing Drills

Russian Navy's Corvettes Join in Firing Drills

During recent missile and artillery exercises, the Russian Baltic Fleet’s corvettes Soobrazitelnyy ...

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Commander CTF-150, MARCOM Discuss Interaction in Indian Ocean

Commander CTF-150, MARCOM Discuss Interaction in Indian Ocean

The future Commander of Combined Maritime Forces Task Force 150 (CTF-150), Commodore Brian Santarpia (CAN N), ...

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Danish Navy Rescues Two during Survey Ops in Greenland

Danish Navy Rescues Two during Survey Ops in Greenland

Royal Danish Navy’s inspection vessel EJNAR MIKKELSEN recently rescued two teenage girls during the testing ...

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Commander of French Submarine Forces Pays Visit to NATO ...

French Submarines Commander visits HQ MARCOM

The Commander of French Submarine and Strategic Oceanic Forces (ALFOST), Vice Admiral Louis-Michel Guillaume, and ...

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JSS Karel Doorman Brings Aid Supplies to Freetown, ...

JSS Karel Doorman Brings Aid Supplies to Freetown, Sierra Leone

The Netherlands Navy’s Joint Logistics Support Ship Karel Doorman arrived in Freetown, Sierra Leone and ...

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New Maritime Research Centre Opened in Portsmouth

New Maritime Research Centre Opened in Portsmouth

UK Minister for Portsmouth Matthew Hancock opened a new £4 million centre for research into unmanned autonomous ...

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SNMCMG1 Sails into London, UK

SNMCMG1 LONDON PVST

Seven ships of Standing NATO Mine Counter-Measures Group ONE (SNMCMG1), under command of Lithuanian Navy Commander ...

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USS Donald Cook Completes SRA in Rota, Spain

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Forward Deployed Regional Maintenance Center (FDRMC) Detachment Rota completed its first selected restricted ...

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Australian DF: Russian Flotilla Leaves Coral Sea

HMAS Parramatta

Australian Defence Force vessels and aircraft have completed monitoring a Russian Surface Task Group that was ...

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HNLMS Van Speijk Guards WFP Vessel along Somali Coast

HNLMS Van Speijk Guards WFP Vessel along Somali Coast

EU Naval Force Dutch frigate, HNLMS Van Speijk, has escorted a World Food Programme (WFP) vessel along the Somali ...

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Sweden Confirms Intruder in Stockholm Archipelago

Sweden Confirms Intruder in Stockholm Archipelago

The Swedish Armed Forces confirmed that a submarine has violated Swedish territorial integrity. Results from the ...

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HMS St Albans Fills Its Tanks

HMS St Albans Fills Its Tanks

With 40,000 tonnes of metal crashing through the Channel separated by just 40 metres, HMS St Albans and Royal Fleet ...

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Cobham Trophy Goes to 736 NAS CO

Cobham Trophy Goes to 736 NAS CO

The Commanding Officer of 736 Naval Air Squadron from Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose has been awarded the Cobham ...

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German Chief of Navy Visits NATO MARCOM

German Chief of Navy Visits NATO MARCOM

The recently appointed German Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Andreas Krause, visited NATO Allied Maritime Command ...

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Turkey: HMCS Toronto Assists in Antalya Fire

Operation REASSURANCE

On November 14, 2014, six crew members of HMCS Toronto, Lieutenant (Navy) Samuel Gaudreault, Lieutenant (Navy) ...

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USS Ross Back in Naval Station Rota after 6th Fleet Ops

USS Ross Back in Naval Station Rota after 6th Fleet Ops

USS Ross (DDG 71) returned to Naval Station Rota, Nov. 18, after completing a four-month patrol in the U.S. 6th ...

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German Naval Staff Chief Visits EU NAVFOR HQ

German Naval Staff Chief Visits EU NAVFOR HQ

Earlier today the Chief of the German Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Andreas Krause, visited the EU Naval Force ...

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Naval Forces Rescue 1,500 North African Migrants

Naval Forces Rescue 1,500 North African Migrants

Naval forces rescued more than 1,500 North African migrants over the weekend in the Strait of Sicily, according to ...

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UK, US Navies Join in Pirate Role Play

UK, US Navies Join in Pirate Role Play

Royal Navy Sailors and Marines practised taking down pirates in the Indian Ocean. Plymouth-based HMS Bulwark and ...

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ESPS Navarra Hosts Spanish Ambassador to Oman

ESPS Navarra Hosts Spanish Ambassador to Oman

On Sunday 9 November the Spanish Ambassador to Oman, His Excellency Mr Juan José Urtasun, paid a visit to ESPS ...

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HMCS Toronto Concludes Exercise Mavi Balina

Operation REASSURANCE

Canadian Navy’s HMCS Toronto completed participation in the Turkish-led Exercise Mavi Balina November 13 as ...

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EU Force Commander Visits Serbian Maritime Protection ...

EU Force Commander Visits Serbian Maritime Protection Team aboard WFP Vessel

On Saturday 15 November the EU Force Commander, Rear Admiral Guido Rando, visited the Serbian maritime protection ...

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Spanish Navy’s Rayo Deploys for Operation Atalanta

Spanish Navy's Rayo Deploys for Operation Atalanta

Spanish Navy’s Meteoro class Offshore patrol vessel Rayo P42 waved goodbye to its Las Palmas Naval Base ...

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Hellenic Navy Chief Visits NATO MARCOM

Hellenic Navy Chief Visits NATO MARCOM

The Chief of the Hellenic Navy, Vice Admiral Evangelos Apostolakis, visited NATO Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM) ...

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