Royal Navy leads US task force 50 during counter-ISIS ops

US aircraft carrier Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) transits the Arabian Gulf alongside Royal Navy ship HMS Ocean (L12) during a Combined Task Force (CTF) 50 handover ceremony. Photo: US Navy

Royal Navy Commodore Andrew Burns, commander of Amphibious Task Group embarked on the U.K.’s HMS Ocean (L ...

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Russian destroyer renders assistance Ukrainian fisherman

Photo: Russian Navy

The crew of the Russian Navy’s anti-submarine warfare destroyer Vice-Admiral Kulakov rendered assistance to ...

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US destroyer joins French aircraft carrier on ISIS mission

USS Mason. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87) is providing multi-warfare defense to the French ...

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Royal Navy destroyer patrols Bab el-Mandeb strait

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Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Daring has been tasked with the protection of merchant vessels and Royal ...

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Report: Cause of Russian MiG-29K crash revealed

Photo: Russian Navy

The recent crash of one of the four new Russian MiG-29K operating from the deck of the Russian Navy’s only ...

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US Navy helps Iranian mariners in Persian Gulf

) Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze (DDG 94) render assistance to the distressed Iranian vessel. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has shared a report of its guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze (DDG 94) helping three Iranian mariners ...

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UK, US conclude mine countermeasure drill

Sailors, assigned to Commander, Task Force 56.1 (CTF 56.1), prepare to launch an unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) in the Arabian Gulf Oct 27, 2016. Photo: US Navy

The navies of U.K. and U.S. concluded their joint mine countermeasures (MCM) exercise 17-1 in the Persian Gulf, on ...

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USS Ross returns to Spain after four-month patrol

USS Ross (DDG 71) conducts small boat operations during Sea Breeze in July this year. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) returned to Rota, Spain after a ...

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Video: Russia starts Syria offensive


Airstrikes have hit rebel positions in Syria for the first time in weeks after Russia announced the start of its ...

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FGS Augsburg departs French carrier, concludes ISIS mission

Photo: German Navy

FGS Augsburg, the German Navy frigate deployed with the the French aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle, concluded ...

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Russian MiG-29 jet crashes in Mediterranean

Illustration. Photo: Russian Ministry of Defense

A Russian MiG-29 fighter jet operating from the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov has reportedly crashed into the ...

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HMAS Arunta departs for nine-month mission

HMAS Arunta sailors wave goodbye to family and friends as the ship departs Fleet Base West for Operation Manitou in the Middle East Region. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Arunta and her ship’s company of 191 departed HMAS Stirling naval base at ...

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Royal Navy opens new base in Bahrain

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His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales visited Bahrain where he opened the a naval support facility at the Mina ...

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HMAS Perth completes six-month Middle East mission

HMAS Perth sails back into to her home port of Fleet Base West, Rockingham after six-months deployed on Operation Manitou. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Sailors onboard Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac-class frigate HMAS Perth returned to their homeport after six ...

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Reports: Dutch submarine caught spying on Admiral Kuznetsov

Illustration: A Dutch Navy Walrus-class submarine. Photo: Dutch Ministry of Defence

Two Russian Navy destroyers in charge of protecting the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov on its deployment to the ...

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Mine warfare specialists complete training in Kuwait

Illustration: Explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) technicians stage a demolition during a 2011 drill at Camp Beuhring, Kuwait. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy sailors assigned to explosive ordnance disposal mobile unit (EODMU) 6, currently embarked aboard aircraft ...

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Watch Su-33 and MiG-29K jets take off from Admiral Kuznetsov


The Russian Navy’s aircraft carrier group centered around the carrier-cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov has reached ...

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Pakistan Navy assumes command of CTF 151

Photo: Combined Maritime Forces

Pakistan has taken command of the Combined Maritime Forces’ Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 after from the ...

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Spain criticized for letting Russian fleet refuel in Ceuta

Amiral Kuznetsov carrier cruiser. Photo: Russian MoD file photo

Spain has come under pressure from other EU countries and NATO officials after it allowed the Russian carrier ...

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German TKMS might build three new submarines for Israel

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German submarine specialist ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) could be contracted to build additional three ...

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Qatar’s Coast Guard receives first batch of patrol boats

Photo: Rolls-Royce

Qatar’s Coast Guard Command has taken delivery of the first in a series of 17 Ares-built composite hull boats. ...

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US, UK minehunters team up for Persian Gulf MCM drills

U.S. and Royal Navy mine countermeasures ships with two MH-53 helicopters from HM-15 Detachment Two during US-UK Mine Countermeasures Exercise 17-1. Photo: US Navy

Minehunters from the US and UK kicked off the mine countermeasures exercise 17-1 in the Persian Gulf with a ...

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