US Navy's civilian staffed auxiliary ship enters 5th Fleet

USNS Choctaw County, Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Expeditionary Fast Transport ship USNS Choctaw County (T-EPF 2) yesterday, February 3, ...

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Protection for FS Charles de Gaulle

Image: German Army

Fighter jets aboard the French aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle have been conducting airstrikes against the ...

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U.S., Royal Navy conduct mine countermeasure exercise

US and Royal Navy forces during one of their previous mine countermeasure exercises. Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy Expeditionary Mine Countermeasures (EXMCM) Company 1 teamed up with British Second Mine Warfare Battle ...

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Iran tells US Navy ship to stay clear of exercise area

Illustration: USS Harry S. Truman is currently operating in the Persian/Arabian Gulf, Image: US Navy

Iranian Navy was conducting a naval exercise in the country’s southeastern waters when it warned a U.S. Navy ...

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Middle East: Australian Change of Command

HMAS Newcastle is currently part of the Australian Joint Task Force 633

A Royal Australian Navy Admiral last week transferred the command the Australian Defence Forces’ Joint Task ...

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Royal Navy's RFA Fort Victoria supports allies in the Gulf

RFA Fort Victoria, Image: Royal Navy

Following a £50m refurbishment, the Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship Fort Victoria left Birkenhead, UK for the Arabian ...

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Germany not stopping patrol boat export to Saudi Arabia

TNC 35 patrol boat, Image: Lürssen Defence

German naval shipyard Lürssen has started construction of the 15 patrol vessels for Saudi Arabia under the €1.5 ...

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Abu Dhabi Ship Building nets Kuwaiti Navy vessel contract

Illustration: an offshore patrol vessel from ADSB's portfolio, Image: ADSB

Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB), the Middle Eastern provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, ...

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USS Kearsarge on liberty trip to Muscat, Oman

USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) pier-side at Port Sultan Qaboos in Muscat, Oman. Image: US Navy

Sailors aboard the U.S. Navy’s amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) departed Muscat, Oman, January ...

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Belgian frigate BNS Leopold returns home after four months

BNS Leopold I, Image: Belgian Navy

The Belgian frigate Leopold I (F930) has docked at her homeport Zeebrugge, Belgium on Saturday, January 23. The ...

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Gallery:HMS St Albans joins Charles de Gaulle

HMS St Albans and French carrier Charles de Gaulle

Royal Navy frigate HMS St Albans has joined the vessel group protecting the French aircraft carrier FS Charles de ...

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Oman Navy ships arrive to India for naval exercise

RNOV Al-Shamikh docked in the port, Image: Indian Navy

A Royal Oman Navy corvette and a fast attack craft entered the Indian port of Goa, January 22. They are set to ...

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HMS Defender conducts RAS with US Navy in the Gulf

HMS Defender refuels with US Carrier Strike Group in the Gulf

Royal Navy’s HMS Defender has received a replenishment in stores and fuel during her deployment to the ...

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Brazilian Admiral visits German sailors in UNIFIL

BNS Barroso in the Port of Limassol, Image: German Army/PAO UNIFIL

Brazilian corvette BNS Barroso sailed into Limassol, Cyprus with Rear Admiral Flavio Macedo Brasil, the Commander ...

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UK's mine warfare specialists meet CTF 152 commander

From left to right: Commander Jools Howe Royal Navy, Commanding Officer of 2MWBS; Colonel Mohamed Aleid,  (Commander CTF152); Cdr Akram Mahmud Ayasrah, Royal Jordanian Navy (COS CTF152); Cdr Beau White USN (COS CTF152); Captain Clarke, Commanding Officer RFA Cardigan Bay

Commander of Combined Task Force 152 met with the UK Second Mine Warfare Battle Staff (2MWBS) onboard the Royal ...

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Combined Maritime Forces train in the Gulf

Bahrain Navy Ship Abdul Rahman Al Fahdeel participated in exercise Falcon Response, Image: Combined Maritime Forces

Combined Task Force 152 (CTF152), the Arabian Gulf security and cooperation branch of the Combined Maritime Forces, ...

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US Navy clarifies Iranian detainment of 10 U.S. Navy sailors

Illustration: Riverine boats used by the U.S. Navy, Image: U.S. Navy

The U.S. Navy has released a preliminary timeline of the events surrounding the Iranian detainment of 10 U.S. Navy ...

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CTF 152 Commander meets Bahrain Navy ship commander

Left to right: Cdr Beau White USN, Col Mohammed Aleid of the Kuwait Navy and Commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 152, Cdr Naif Aljowdar (Commanding Officer of Bahrain Warship Abdul Rahman Al Fadel) and Cdr Akram Mahmod Ayasrah, Image: Combined Maritime Forces

Commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 152 along with a Colonel of the Kuwait Navy (another member of CTF 152) met ...

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HMS Defender Hosts Bahraini Royalty to mark Bicentenary

Image: Royal Navy

A Royal Navy warship has hosted His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa and Her Majesty’s ...

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JDS Suzunami hosts Op Atalanta Commander

Image: EUNAVFOR 2016

Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, Rear Admiral Stefano Barbieri met the Commander of the Japanese Escort ...

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PNS Tippu Sultan departs Combined Task Force 150

PNS Tippu Sultan, Image: Combined Maritime Forces

Royal Australian Navy Commodore Jaimie Hatcher AM, Commander of Combined Task Force 150, thanked the Commanding ...

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Germany considered canceling Saudi-Arabian OPV delivery

A CGI of the Saudi-Arabian patrol boat, Image: Lürssen

Lürssen Defence, a German naval shipbuilder, is clinging on to an over-a-billion Euro offshore patrol vessel ...

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Readers’ picks: Top news of 2015

VIDEO German 'Gorch Fock' celebrates 60 years of service

Naval Today is bringing you this year’s most read news based on monthly statistics and general interest in ...

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HMAS Darwin heads for Middle East

HMAS Darwin, Image: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy’s Adelaide-class frigate, HMAS Darwin, sailed for the Middle East region December ...

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Iranian rockets fly dangerously near USS Harry S. Truman

The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) transits the Gulf of Oman od Dec. 25, 2015, Image: US Navy

Iranian Revolutionary Guards fired a missile that came within 1.500 yards of the U.S. Navy’s aircraft carrier ...

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Harry S. Truman aircraft conduct first flights against ISIL

An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the "Fist of the Fleet" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 25, Image: U.S. Navy

December 29 marked the first time F/A-18E Super Hornet jets took off from U.S. Navy’s aircraft carrier USS ...

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