Portsmouth Naval Base boosting energy capacity

Royal Navy’s Portsmouth Naval Base will be receiving a new combined heat and power plant which will recycle ...

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RFA Tiderace starts voyage from South Korea to UK

RFA Tiderace, the second of four Royal Fleet Auxiliary Tide-class  ships, has gotten underway from Okpo, South ...

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Qatar signs €5 billion warship deal amid sanctions row

A €5 billion deal between Italy and Qatar for the construction of seven navy vessels is now official following an ...

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NATO SNMG1 joins UK-US carrier-centric drill Saxon Warrior

When the joint UK-US exercise Saxon Warrior kicked off in waters north of Scotland on August 1, 9000 NATO-sailors ...

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Australian sailors train with US Coast Guard in Bahrain

The boarding party of Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Newcastle trained with the United States Coast Guard ...

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Royal Navy celebrates 100 years of carrier aviation

The Royal Navy marked hundred years of aircraft carrier operations with a Merlin Mk2 helicopter landing and taking ...

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Frigate Mecklenburg-Vorpommern deploys to operation Sophia

Germany is sending its F123 frigate Mecklenburg-Vorpommern to the Mediterranean Sea and EU’s migrant-rescue ...

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Babcock, BAE bag £170m worth of Royal Navy contracts

The UK defence ministry’s Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) office signed a seven-year contract with ...

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Egyptian, Hellenic Navy conduct Medusa 1/2017 in the Med

Ships, submarines and aircraft from the navies of Greece and Egypt started training activities as part of the ...

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RFA Fort Victoria home after two years of operations

The Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship RFA Fort Victoria is back home after over two years of operations. Fort Victoria ...

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Naval Group appoints Australia executive director

French shipbuilder Naval Group (former DCNS) has appointed a new executive director to work with the Commonwealth ...

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Everything HMNB Portsmouth preparations unearthed

In addition to quantity, dredging works that helped prepare Portsmouth Harbour for the arrival of new Queen ...

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Germany's first F125 frigate misses commissioning date

German Navy’s newest frigate and the lead ship in its class, the future FGS Baden-Württemberg, has missed its ...

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Russia lays down first two Varshavyanka-class submarines

Russian shipbuilder Admiralty Shipyards has launched the first two of an additional six Project 636.3 ...

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New British aircraft carriers unwelcome in South China Sea

Responding to the possibility of new UK aircraft carriers operating in the South China Sea, China’s foreign ...

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Video: Putin inspects the fleet during Russian Navy Day

Warships and submarines from all fleets of the Russian Navy paraded in front of Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the ...

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HMS Montrose wraps up sea trials

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose has returned to Plymouth after successful machinery and weapons ...

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Sevmash lays keel for Russian final Yasen submarine

Russian shipbuilder Sevmash officially started construction of the country’s seventh and final Yasen-class ...

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Russia launches another Project 20380 stealth corvette

Russia’s Amur Shipbuilding Plant has launched Project 20380 corvette Gromkiy in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, five ...

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German Navy cadets setting sail on Romanian tall ship

It is official. German Navy officer cadets are finally getting their feet wet on August 9 when they will embark ...

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France nationalizes STX shipyard halting Italian takeover

French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire on Thursday announced the country is temporarily nationalizing ...

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Italy takes over command of counter-piracy mission Atalanta

Italian Navy Rear Admiral Fabio Gregori took over command of the EU counter-piracy operation Atalanta from Spanish ...

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First Canadian company joins UK Type 26 supply chain

Engineering firm WR Davis became the first Canadian company to be picked by BAE Systems to deliver equipment for ...

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USS George HW Bush arrives in UK ahead of Saxon Warrior 17

U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush and ships from its carrier strike group arrived in Portsmouth, UK, ...

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Royal Navy submarine HMS Astute returns from refit

Royal Navy’s nuclear-powered hunter-killer submarine HMS Astute has returned to the fleet after completing a ...

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HMS Duncan first Royal Navy ship to visit Ukraine in 8 years

A visit by Royal Navy destroyer HMS Duncan to the Ukrainian port of Odessa on July 24 marked the first UK warship ...

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