Timelapse: Ships leave Pearl Harbor for RIMPAC 2016

Timelapse Watch as ships get underway from Pearl Harbor for RIMPAC 2016

The U.S. Navy has shared a time lapse video of ships getting underway from Pearl Harbor earlier this week for the ...

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FS Charles de Gaulle to fight ISIS again this fall

FS Charles de Gaulle

French president Francois Hollande said the French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle would be sent back to ...

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USS Harry S. Truman concludes eight-month deployment

Sailors man the rails aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) as it returns to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, together with Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 8 ...

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RFA Cardigan Bay returns from lengthy Middle East deployment

RFA Cardigan Bay. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship RFA Cardigan Bay has returned from her Arabian Gulf deployment which kept the ship away ...

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PHIBRON 1 changes command aboard USS Boxer

Capt. Keith Moore gives a speech during a change of command ceremony where he was relieved by Capt. Patrick Foege as commander, Amphibious Squadron One. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Amphibious Squadron One (PHIBRON 1) held a change of command ceremony aboard amphibious assault ...

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Royal Navy destroyer returns from Middle East

HMS Defender. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Defender is set to return home to Portsmouth on July 8 following her ...

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Raytheon gets $291M for work on AIM-9x Block II missiles

The newest AIM-9X Sidewinder guided air-to-air missile will use a datalink for beyond visual range applications. Photo: Raytheon/ US Department of Defense

American defense contractor Raytheon has been awarded a $291,750,539 contract modification for the AIM-9x Block II ...

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Elbit's Seagull USV system launches first torpedo

Photo: Elbit

Israeli defense company Elbit Systems recently completed a trial test torpedo launch from its ...

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MBDA signs €1B missile deal with Qatar Emiri Naval Forces

Maj Gen Mohammed bin Nasser Al Mohannadi, Commander Qatar Emiri Naval Forces shakes hands with MBDA managing director Antonio Perfetti. Photo: MBDA

Italian missile manufacturer MBDA signed a 1 billion euro contract on June 29 to supply the Qatar Emiri Naval ...

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USS Dwight D. Eisenhower strikes ISIL from the Med

Sailors prepare to load ordnance on an F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Sidewinders of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 86 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. aircraft carrier Dwight D. Eisenhower and the assigned Carrier Strike Group conducted strike missions in ...

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Oman receives final Al-Ofouq patrol vessel from ST Marine

Photo: ST Marine

Singapore’s ST Marine delivered RNOV Khassab, the last of four patrol vessels, to the Royal Navy of Oman on ...

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UK senior officer visits Combined Maritime Forces HQ

Admiral Donegan, General Houghton, Commodore Warrender. Photo: CMF

The most senior British military officer visited Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) headquarters in Bahrain this month. ...

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Operation Atalanta flagship engages Royal Navy of Oman

FGS Bayern in Muscat harbor. Photo: EUNAVFOR

FGS Bayern, German Navy frigate and operation Atalanta flagship, recently spent time alongside in the port of ...

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Photo of the day: French Navy aviso transits Corinth Canal

Photo: French Navy

French Navy’s D’Estienne d’Orves-class aviso, FS Enseigne de Vaisseau Jacoubet was returning ...

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HMS Portland deploys to Middle East

HMS Portland. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Portland departed naval base Plymouth today on a nine-month deployment ...

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Fincantieri beats DCNS in Qatari €4B shipbuilding contract

Fincantieri beats DCNS in Qatari €4 billion shipbuilding mega contract

The Qatari Ministry of Defence has chosen the Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri over the rival French DCNS for ...

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US now hits Daesh from two decks as USS Boxer joins strikes

An AV-8B Harrier II assigned to the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) launches from the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) to conduct missions in support of Operation Inherent Resolve on June 16. Photo: US Navy

Daesh positions are now being hit from two different regions as AV-8B Harriers taking off from USS Boxer (LHD 4) in ...

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CAE to develop naval training center for UAE Navy

Illustration: A United Arab Emirates navy fast attack craft Mubarraz (P141) participates in IMCMEX 13. Photo: US navy

The General Headquarters (GHQ) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces has selected Canadian simulation and ...

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HMAS Darwin sailor dies during shore leave in Middle East

HMAS Darwin, Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Australian Defence Force has confirmed a 22-year-old Royal Australian Navy sailor died in Muscat, Oman. The ...

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Lyme Bay takes over as support ship for Bahrain minehunters

HMS Bangor coming alongside RFA Lyme Bay. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy support vessel RFA Lyme Bay has begun her mission as the afloat forward support base to allied ...

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German corvette returns home after 510 days of deployment

Photo: 2016 Bundeswehr / Björn Wilke/PIZ Marine

German Navy corvette ‘Erfurt’ returned to her homeport in Warnemünde, Germany on June 11 after a ...

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HMS Defender seizes a tonne of hashish in Indian Ocean

Once the drugs had been discovered they were transferred to HMS Defender for analysis by the Royal Navy Police before being destroyed. Photo: CMF

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Defender on June 7 seized over a metric tonne of high grade hashish being ...

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