Dutch, Royal Navy perform 'easiest RAS ever'

A Dutch and a Royal Navy ship recently completed what was termed by the Royal Navy as “the easiest RAS ...

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MAN delivers gensets for first Italian OPV

The Italian Navy’s first multipurpose offshore patrol vessel (PPA) received its gensets after they passed ...

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Finland finalizing Hamina-class upgrade preparations

The Finnish defense forces have been cleared to sign a letter of intent and a pre-design activities contract with ...

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Fincantieri cuts steel for second Italian Navy PPA

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has started construction of the second Italian Navy multipurpose offshore patrol ...

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UK naval base Devonport receives new 700-ton dock gate

The Royal Navy’s HM Naval Base Devonport officially opened a new, 700-ton steel dock gate in a ceremony on ...

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UK Coast Guard, Royal Navy responding to dredger explosion

The UK Coastguard on October 4 said it was responding to an explosion aboard a dredging vessel two nautical miles ...

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Sunken Royal Navy submarine HMS Narwhal found after 77 years

The wreck of what is believed to be the Royal Navy’s WWII submarine HMS Narwhal has recently been found by ...

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Egypt's second Type 209 submarine start voyage home

S42, the Egyptian Navy’s second Type 209/1400 submarine, has started her voyage home transiting the Kiel ...

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Indonesian Navy receives new sail training ship

The Indonesian Navy has recently received its new sail training ship KRI Bima Suci from the Spanish ...

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Brilliant Mariner kicks off in France

Ships from 13 nations are taking part in the French-hosted exercise Brilliant Mariner which kicked off September ...

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UK reorganizes Royal Navy support model

UK defense secretary Michael Fallon on Tuesday unveiled a new Royal Navy fleet support model bringing a spate of ...

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UK-led international exercise Joint Warrior begins

Warships taking part in the UK-hosted multinational drill Joint Warrior got underway on October 1 for a fortnight ...

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US Navy awards LM $400m for Trident II missile production

US defense contractor Lockheed Martin Space Systems has been awarded a $418.6 million contract to manufacture ...

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Dutch sailors train with Seychelles military personnel

Sailors from the Royal Netherlands Navy’s landing platform dock HNLMS Rotterdam carried out a local maritime ...

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Brazil's first upgraded Super Lynx makes maiden flight

The Brazilian Navy’s first upgraded Super Lynx Mk21B helicopter has performed its maiden flight from ...

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NATO's Janus debuts at Dynamic Monarch

Taking part in the submarine escape and rescue exercise Dynamic Monarch for the first time, NATO’s Centre for ...

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French Navy commissions La Résolue in French Guiana

The French Navy has commissioned its second La Confiance-class patrol vessel ‘La Résolue’ into active ...

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US, Spanish, Italian marines train together in Spain

US Marines assigned to Fleet Antiterrorism Security Team (FAST) Company Europe worked alongside their Spanish and ...

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Rolls-Royce gets £3.8m for QE-class gas turbine spares

The UK defense ministry has awarded Rolls-Royce a £3.8 million contract for the provision of spare parts for the ...

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After Brunei visit, Chinese task group heads for Cambodia

A Chinese Navy three-ship task group has concluded a three-day visit to Brunei Darussalam and is currently en route ...

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Naval Group and Fincantieri could merge, governments reveal

Whether Europe sees the creation of a “naval Airbus” will be known by June 2018. That is the date by ...

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SEA links Boeing's Chinook with its simulation software

Prior to the Chinook helicopter starting sea trials aboard the Royal Navy’s first MARS tanker, UK company SEA ...

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Third Type 26 frigate to be named Belfast

The Royal Navy’s third Type 26, or City-class, frigate will be named Belfast, First Sea Lord Admiral Philip ...

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Ukrainian Navy receives two new Gurza-class artillery boats

The Ukrainian Navy has received additional two Gurza-class small armored artillery boats, Ukraine’s defense ...

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Royal Navy replicating a 19th century schooner voyage

A team of volunteers from Portsmouth Naval Base will be taking a replica of a 19th century schooner on a ...

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Survey locates wreck of WW1 destroyer HMS Pheasant

A multibeam survey conducted as part of a maritime archaeology project has confirmed the exact location of the ...

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