Fire Breaks Out on USS Mount Whitney

Fire Breaks Out on USS Mount Whitney

A fire broke out on board USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) while the ship was in Viktor Lenac Shipyard (Rijeka, Croatia) ...

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Most Read News, July 27 – August 2, 2015

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Bath Iron Works Gets USS Zumwalt’s Propellers Rolls-Royce has delivered the twin fixed pitch propellers to Bath ...

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EU Navfor HQ Staff Visits Japanese Detachment in Djibouti

On 25 July 2015, staff from Operation Atalanta Force Headquarters visited the Japanese Detachment of Combined Task ...

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Damen Launches Royal Bahamas Defence Force’s RoRo

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This month, a Damen RoRo 5612 was launched at Halong Shipyard in Vietnam. The RoRo is one of nine Damen vessels ...

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Chief of Djiboutian Navy Visits ESPS Galicia

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On Saturday 25th of July 2015, EU Naval Force Commander, Rear Admiral Alfonso Gomez Fernando de Cordoba, welcomed ...

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Iceland Welcomes HMS Somerset

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Sailors on board HMS Somerset were given the rare opportunity to visit the spectacular sights of Iceland while on a ...

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Head of Royal Navy Pays Visit to Reservists in Scotland

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The head of the Royal Navy Admiral Sir George Zambellas visited reservists in Scotland where he presented a medal ...

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Royal Navy Aircraft Handlers Branch Marks 70th Anniversary

Royal Navy Aircraft Handlers Branch Marks 70th Anniversary

This year marks the 70th Anniversary of the Royal Navy Aircraft Handlers Branch, who was formed to meet a need in ...

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ESPS Galicia Reaches Halfway Point in Counter-Piracy ...

ESPS Galicia Reaches Halfway Point in Counter-Piracy Deployment

Spanish warship, ESPS Galicia, recently reached the halfway point in her deployment as the flagship for Operation ...

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HMNB Portsmouth Prepares for Britain's Biggest Warships

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Work has begun to revamp facilities in Portsmouth Naval Base so it can accommodate Britain’s biggest warships. It ...

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USS Porter Arrives in Haifa, Israel

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The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) arrived in Haifa, Israel, for a scheduled port ...

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Colombian Navy Warship Ready for Operation Atalanta

Colombian Navy Warship Ready for Operation Atalanta

Colombian Navy warship, ARC 7 de Agosto, recently completed sea trials with the Spanish Navy prior to her ...

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HM Naval Base Portsmouth Welcomes Duke and Duchess of ...

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Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited HM Naval Base Portsmouth on Sunday 26 July to meet ...

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Lynx Helicopter Tests Her Defences

Ships in the Caribbean have been treated to an impromptu daytime firework display as the Lynx helicopter of RFA ...

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LÉ NIAMH Saves 243 Migrants

LÉ NIAMH, Offshore Patrol Vessel of the Irish Navy, successfully conducted a Search and Rescue Operation 80 ...

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Royal Navy, Army and RAF Join Forces to Sail Around the World

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Two Joint Services Adventurous Sail Training Centre (JSATC) 72ft yachts, ‘Adventure of Hornet’ and ‘Discoverer of ...

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Italian Navy’s HARDSUIT ADS Upgraded

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OceanWorks International has completed system upgrades to the third Italian Navy’s HARDSUIT™ Atmospheric Diving ...

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LÉ Niamh Disembarks 468 Migrants off Sicily

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The LÉ NIAMH disembarked 468 migrants (412 male, 41 female, 15 minors), at Pozzallo, Sicily at 9 am on July 25th. ...

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Most Read News, July 20 – 25, 2015

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James Joyce Docks in Haulbowline, Ireland Irish Navy’s newest Naval Service Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) LÉ James ...

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HMS Sutherland Shows Off Her Fighting Skills

HMS Sutherland Shows Just How Dangerous It Can Get

Royal Navy’s HMS Sutherland has once again proven her fighting worth by firing her 4.5in main gun for the ...

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SNMG2 Departs for Op Active Endeavour

SNMG2 Departs for Op Active Endeavour

Having concluded a successful port visit, Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) got underway on July 22 from ...

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USS Donald Cook Starts Third Patrol in US 6th Fleet

USS Donald Cook Starts Third Patrol in US 6th Fleet

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) departed Naval Station Rota, Spain, on ...

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HMS Iron Duke Tests “Soft Kill” Systems

HMS Iron Duke Tests Soft Kill Systems

The Royal Navy warship HMS Iron Duke has tested its ‘soft kill’ systems in a rare series of firings off UK’s ...

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FREMM Tahya Misr Sails from Brest

Image of the Day FREMM Tahya Misr Sails from Brest

FREMM Tahya Misr has just departed DCNS’ yard in Brest, France, on a journey to its owner in Alexandria, ...

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INS Tarangini Enters Plymouth, UK

INS Tarangini arrives in HMNB Devonport

The Indian Navy Sail Training Ship, the INS Tarangini, sailed into Plymouth, UK, for a three day visit. INS ...

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Royal Navy’s Patrol Boats Visit the Baltics

Royal Navy’s Patrol Boats Visit the Baltics

The Royal Navy’s smallest ships which are used to give university students a taste of life in the Senior Service ...

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HMS Iron Duke Aces Her Equipment Trials

HMS Iron Duke Aces Her Equipment Trials

Royal Navy’s HMS Iron Duke has been put through her paces when the ship recently undertook her regeneration ...

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