Queen Elizabeth enters Portsmouth ahead of commissioning

The first of Royal Navy’s Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers wrapped up her second round of trials ...

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Royal Navy escorts Russian destroyer through English Channel

Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset scrambled recently to shadow a Russian naval destroyer as it transited the Moray ...

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Poland set to commission first Kormoran II minehunter

The Polish Navy’s first Kormorant II-class minehunter ORP ‘Kormoran’ has passed all state and ...

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Turkish Navy decommissions 74 year old submarine rescue ship

A former US Navy submarine rescue ship has concluded over seven decades of service with two navies. Decommissioned ...

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Italian warship arrests pirates, seizes vessels after chase

The crew of the Italian Navy frigate ITS Virginio Fasan has arrested six pirates and seized their vessels after a ...

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NATO's SNMG1 concludes Mediterranean Sea stint

Ships form NATO’s Standing Maritime Group 1 have concluded their Mediterranean Sea stint taking part in ...

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Royal Navy destroys bomb lying near North Sea gas pipeline

A team of Royal Navy divers was called upon to destroy a 500lb wartime bomb which was first dredged up and then ...

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Russia launches first Borei-A submarine Knyaz Vladimir

Russian shipbuilder Sevmash launched the Russian Navy’s first modernized, Borei-A (Project 955-A) submarine ...

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Indian Navy's submarine rescue systems set for 2018 delivery

The Indian Navy’s 3rd generation submarine rescue systems (SRS) will be ready for delivery in 2018, JFD ...

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UK MoD announces HMS Queen Elizabeth commissioning date

Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is to be commissioned by the Queen in a ceremony on ...

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RFA Tidespring arrives in Portsmouth for commissioning

The lead ship in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s new tanker fleet, the RFA Tidespring, has arrived in Portsmouth to ...

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Russia's Yantar Shipyard launches two Project 11356 frigates

Russian shipbuilder Yantar has launched the fifth and sixth Improved Krivak-class (Project 11356) frigates Admiral ...

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French FREMM frigate Auvergne visits Western Australia

French Navy frigate FS Auvergne pulled docked in the Western Australian port of Freemantle on November 15, four ...

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French Navy's fifth FREMM frigate wraps up first sea trials

French Navy’s future FREMM frigate FS Bretagne completed her first set of sea trials in Lorient, North ...

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Turkish maritime drill Dogu Akdeniz-17 coming to a close

Over twenty ships and a number of aircraft are winding up their participation in the Turkish-hosted multinational ...

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Turkey emerges as potential buyer of HMS Ocean

The Turkish government is interested in buying the soon-to-be-decommissioned UK helicopter carrier HMS Ocean if it ...

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Terma teams with Tata for Indian Navy radar deliveries

Danish aerospace, defense, and security company Terma announced it has partnered with Tata Advanced Systems Ltd ...

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Bergen to refit Norwegian Navy training ship

Norwegian maritime services company Bergen Group Services AS announced it has been contracted for maintenance and ...

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HNLMS Makkum discovers wreck of German Imperial Navy sub

A Royal Netherlands Navy minehunter has discovered the wreck of the German Imperial Navy mine-laying submarine ...

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Kership launches French Navy's second BSAH ‘Rhone’

The French Navy’s second Loire-class offshore support and assistance multipurpose vessel – BSAH Rhone ...

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Piriou establishes naval yard in Senegal

French shipbuilder Piriou announced it has opened a new naval yard in Senegal, continuing its expansion in Africa. ...

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HMS Ocean holds Remembrance service in the Med

HMS Ocean, the Royal Navy helicopter carrier and current flagship of Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2), ...

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Belgian minehunter BNS Primula wraps up SNMCMG1 deployment

Helping NATO’s Standing Mine Countermeasure Group 1 (SNMCMG1) clear historic ordnance off the coast of France ...

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Dutch OPV HNLMS Zeeland wraps up four-month Caribbean stint

The Royal Netherlands Navy offshore patrol vessel HNLMS Zeeland concluded her deployment to the Dutch overseas ...

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UK eyeing Australian CEAFAR radar for future warships

The UK defense ministry is considering the use of an Australian-developed radar on future Royal Navy ships. The ...

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