HMS Illustrious leaves Portsmouth for scrapyard

Royal Navy’s former aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious will leave Portsmouth one final time today and sail for ...

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Saab to develop torpedo integration systems for A26 subs

Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has contracted Saab for the development and production of torpedo ...

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BAE Systems hands out more Type 26 supply contracts

British shipbuilder BAE Systems announced Wednesday that it has awarded further manufacturing equipment contracts ...

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Former German minehunter becomes training ship

German marine technology school (MTS) Parow has officially received EX Ensdorf, a hollow rod steering boat that was ...

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French Navy's A9-M AUVs get upgraded comms

The French Navy’s six A9-M autonomous underwater vehicles are set to receive upgraded long range ...

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Royal Navy tanker RFA Tiderace unveiled in South Korea

Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Tiderace has been named in a December 1 ceremony at the Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine ...

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HNLMS Tromp concludes Somalia piracy mission

Sailors and ships deployed to EUNAVFOR’s counter piracy operation off the Horn of Africa have bid farewell to ...

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HMS Sutherland escorts Russian destroyer through the Channel

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Sutherland escorted the Russian Navy’s Udaloy-class destroyer as it started ...

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Photo: Spanish warship trains with Somaliland Coast Guard

Spanish Navy’s offshore patrol vessel BAM Relampago took members of the Somaliland Coast Guard on board for ...

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Royal Navy invests £11 million in reserve facility

The Royal Navy is investing in a new facility for reservists that will be built in Cardiff Bay, the service ...

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HLNMS Tromp first Op Atalanta ship to dock in Somalia

The Royal Netherlands Navy frigate and current flagship of the EU mission off the Horn of Africa, became the first ...

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SU-33 crashes attempting to land on Russian aircraft carrier

A Russian SU-33 aircraft crashed on December 3 while attempting to land on the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, ...

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Norwegian minesweeper undergoes inspection and survey

Norwegian ship services company Bergen Group Services AS has been contracted to carry out an inspection and survey ...

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HMS Echo replaces Enterprise in Mediterranean op Sophia

HMS Echo, a Royal Navy multi-role survey vessel, will be taking the place of sister ship HMS Enterprise which has ...

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Indian, Royal Navy to take part in exercise Konkan 2016

The 2016 edition of of the annual bilateral maritime exercise between the Indian Navy and the Royal Navy would be ...

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Photo: Royal Navy Wildcat concludes aviation year at BRNC

One of the Royal Navy’s new Wildcat helicopters has provided an added dimension to the final test of training for ...

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Interview: UMS SKELDAR confident in maritime UAV future

Navies and security agencies around the world are increasingly relying on unmanned aerial vehicles for their ...

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Maritime agencies hold counter-piracy talks in Bahrain

Bahrain was the stage for the 39th Shared Awareness and Deconfliction (SHADE) conference which was held November ...

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Rolls-Royce adjusts marine business, cuts 800 jobs

MT30 gas turbine is used by many of the world's navies

Rolls-Royce has announced plans to accelerate the transformation of its Marine business citing continuing weakness ...

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Spanish F-100 frigate concludes air operations integration

Spanish Navy’s F-100 frigate Álvaro de Bazán returned to her home port after integrating into the Defense and ...

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USS Porter departs Spain for operation Atlantic Resolve

U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter departed Rota, Spain on November 30 to ...

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Indonesia receives first Panther ASW helicopters

Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first three of eleven AS565 MBe Panther helicopters to Indonesia. The ...

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Denel's SAM to be tested on Algerian Meko frigate next year

Denel’s Umkhonto surface-to-air missile that was installed on the Algerian Navy’s second Meko frigate is set ...

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Airbus, AGI to develop ship-based landing aid systems

Airbus Defence and Space has signed a a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK’s Aeronautical & ...

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Scotland, UK sign MoU on Maritime and Coastguard Agency work

The UK and Scottish governments have agreed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) under which Scottish authorities ...

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USS Mason, FS Charles de Gaulle commanders meet in the Med

U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87) commanders and French officials from the Charles de ...

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