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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New Surveillance System Chosen for Queen Elizabeth ...

New Surveillance System Chosen for Queen Elizabeth Class Carriers

A new helicopter-borne surveillance system has been chosen to protect the Royal Navy’s future Queen Elizabeth Class ...

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HMS Prince of Wales Reaches Another Milestone

HMS Prince of Wales Reaches Another Milestone

The forward section of Britain’s biggest future warship is now outwardly complete after engineers successfully ...

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Royal Navy Sailors Remember Dunkirk Evacuation

Royal Navy Sailors Remember Dunkirk Evacuation

Patrol boats HMS Trumpeter and Ranger and sailors from HMS Collingwood crossed the English Channel with the little ...

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French Navy’s FREMM Frigate Carries Out Missile Tests

French Navy's FREMM Frigate Carries Out Missile Tests

French Navy’s FREMM frigate Aquitaine D650 conducted its first naval missile firings. The vessel conducted ...

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HMAS Anzac Docks in Portsmouth, UK

HMAS Anzac Docks in Portsmouth, UK

The Royal Australian Navy’s helicopter frigate HMAS Anzac has arrived in Portsmouth, UK, as part of her NORTHERN ...

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USS Ross Sails to the Black Sea

USS Ross Sails to the Black Sea

US Navy’s USS Ross (DDG 71) will enter the Black Sea, May 23, 2015, to promote peace and stability in the ...

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Lithuanian Navy Continues Search for An-2 Pilots

Lithuanian Navy Continues Search for An-2 Pilots

The search operation for the missing pilots of the Soviet-made An-2 aircraft in the Baltic Sea continues. After the ...

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HMS Neptune Gets New Captain at Helm

HMS Neptune Gets New Captain at Helm

Royal Navy’s HMS Neptune, the shore establishment at HM Naval Base Clyde, has a new Captain at the helm with ...

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HNLMS Tromp Carries Out Damage Control Drill

HNLMS TROMP conducts Damage Control Ex at Sea

Standing NATO Maritime Group TWO (SNMG2) Dutch ship HNLMS Tromp (F 803) conducted a multiple-event damage control ...

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DAMEN to Upgrade Dutch Navy’s Torpedo Ship

DAMEN to Upgrade Netherlands Navy's Torpedo Ship

Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has recently won the contract for the life-prolonging maintenance and refit ...

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HMS Middleton on Its Way to Lerwick, Shetland Islands

HMS Middleton on Its Way to Lerwick, Shetland Islands

Royal Navy Mine Hunter HMS Middleton will sail into Lerwick, Shetland Islands on Thursday, May 21 at approximately ...

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French Navy’s Battle Group Returns Home

French Navy's Battle Group Returns Home

The vessels of French Navy’s Battle Group returned home to Toulon naval base. The first to arrive was the ...

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Exercise Shark Hunt Begins in the Norwegian Sea

Exercise Shark Hunt Begins in the Norwegian Sea

Ships, submarines, and maritime patrol aircraft from seven nations commenced the anti-submarine warfare Exercise ...

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Spanish Minex 2015 Launched

Spanish Minex 2015 Launched

Six European countries are taking part in a mine countermeasures exercise Spanish Minex 2015. The exercise, which ...

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SNMCMG1 Joins Operation OPEN SPIRIT 2015

SNMCMG1 Joins Operation OPEN SPIRIT 2015

Yesterday the ships of Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1) joined in OPEN SPIRIT 2015, an annual ...

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SNMG2 Sails to Copenhagen, Denmark

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Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) ships arrived in Copenhagen this weekend after completing the anti-submarine ...

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Image of the Day: US Navy Ships Engage in RAS

Image of the Day US Navy Ships Engage in RAS

US Navy vessels recently met in the Mediterranean Sea for a replenishment operation. The vessels, the ...

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HSwMS Härnösand Expected in Gothenburg, Sweden

HSwMS Härnösand Expected in Gothenburg, Sweden

Swedish Navy’s Visby-class corvette is scheduled to visit Gothenburg on May 23. The vessel, HSwMS Härnösand ...

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Royal Navy Boats to Support Operation Dynamo

Royal Navy Boats to Support Operation Dynamo

Royal Navy boats HMS Ranger and HMS Trumpeter will sail to Ramsgate this week, in support of commemorative ...

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USS McFaul Hosts Armed Forces Day Reception

USS McFaul Hosts Armed Forces Day Reception

U.S. Ambassador to Greece David D. Pearce attended a reception on board the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile ...

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USS Jason Dunham Concludes Visit to Haakonsvern, Norway

USS Jason Dunham Concludes Visit to Haakonsvern, Norway

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) departed Haakonsvern, Norway, after a ...

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Oldest Commissioned Warship in the World Changes Command

Oldest Commissioned Warship in the World Changes Command

On the 15th May 2015 Lt Cdr BJ Smith assumed command of the oldest commissioned warship in the world, HMS Victory. ...

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HMS Torbay Submariners to March Through Torquay

HMS Torbay Submariners to March Through Torquay

On Wednesday 20 May more than 100 sailors of the Plymouth-based submarine HMS Torbay will be hosted by Torquay ...

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Australian Navy Engages with Malta

Australian Navy Engages with Malta

At the entrance to the Grand Harbour of Valletta, Malta, the Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Anzac was joined by ...

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LÉ Eithne Deploys on Mediterranean Sea Mission

LÉ Eithne Deploys on Mediterranean Sea Mission

Irish Navy’s vessel LÉ Eithne deployed to the Mediterranean Sea on migrant humanitarian and search and rescue ...

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US, Greece and Israel Wrap Up Exercise Noble Dina

US, Greece and Israel Wrap Up Exercise Noble Dina

The U.S. Navy, along with its allies from the Hellenic and Israeli navies, concluded Exercise Noble Dina in the ...

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