US Navy Deploys Aircraft Carriers to Support Operation ...

  The US Navy deployed an unprecedented three aircraft carriers to support Operation Geronimo, and gave very ...

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NATO, Iranian Forces Thwart Several Pirate Attacks

  NATO and Iranian forces patrolling the waters off Somalia have thwarted several recent pirate attacks, ...

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Dutch Frigate HNLMS Tromp Arrests Suspected Pirates

  On 5 May, the Dutch frigate HNLMS Tromp, at about 10 miles off the Somali coast, arrested a whaler carrying ...

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Spanish Frigate ESPS CANARIAS Leaves EU NAVFOR

  ESPS CANARIAS, the Spanish frigate finished as an EU NAVFOR warship after 126 days proudly flying the ...

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Engineering Problems Delay Delivery of Corvettes to Oman

  The delivery of three corvettes destined for the Royal Navy of Oman has been hit by the discovery of a ...

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Iranian Navy’s 14th Fleet of Warships Save UAE ...

The Iranian Navy’s 14th fleet of warships has thwarted an attempt by pirates to hijack an oil tanker ...

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USS Bunker Hill Responds to Piracy Attack

  Guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) boarded a suspected pirate vessel in cooperation with ...

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EU Naval Force, EMSA Collaborate to Develop Integrated ...

  EU Naval Force (EUNAVFOR) in conjunction with the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) have collaborated ...

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HMS Brocklesby Clears Libyan Harbour Mine

  HMS Brocklesby, one of the Royal Navy’s mine countermeasures vessels, has destroyed a mine laid by ...

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Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar Gets ISO 9001:2008 ...

  Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) announced today it had been certified under the ISO 9001:2008 standard ...

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HNLMS Haarlem to Start Searching for Mines in Waters ...

  As of today, HNLMS Haarlem will start searching for mines in the waters off the coast of Libya. Any detected ...

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Israel Finalizes Purchase of Sixth Submarine from Germany

Dolphin submarine fleet is considered a vanguard against Iran; purchase had been held up by wrangling over $500-700 ...

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USS Stephen W. Groves Destroys Pirate Assets

  USS Stephen W. Groves, operating as part of NATO’s counter piracy mission – Operation Ocean Shield, ...

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Somali Pirates Free Sinar Kindus for USD 4.5 Million Ransom

  Somali pirates released Indonesian ship Sinar Kindus with 20 crewmen on board, having received $4.5 mln ...

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Iran Plans to Equip Submarines With Missile Systems

  The Iranian Navy will equip its submarines with missiles systems in the near future, Farhad Amiri of the ...

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Kuwait’s Government Officials Visit Navy Forces ...

Kuwait’s Prime Minister has made a short visit to Bahrain to meet Kuwaiti navy forces stationed in the ...

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Libya: HMS Liverpool to Bombard Mad Dog

  BRITISH destroyer HMS Liverpool was last night preparing to shell targets in Libya and quicken the downfall of ...

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Finnish Warship Leaves EU NAVFOR

  On 1 May, Finnish warship FNS POHJANMAA said farewell to Operation ATALANTA. The flagship of the Finnish ...

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China, Pakistan Navy Conduct First Joint Anti-Piracy ...

  The warships of the navies of China and Pakistan on escort mission in the Gulf of Aden and the waters off ...

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Navy Foils Pirates’ Attempt to Hijack Iranian Vessel

  Iranian Navy has foiled attempts by pirates to hijack an Iranian cargo ship off Pakistan’s southern ...

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Iran: Navy Dispaches 14th Flotilla of Warships to Gulf ...

  The Iranian Navy dispatched its 14th flotilla of warships to the Gulf of Aden to protect the country’s ...

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Navy to Stop IHH Ships Headed for Gaza

Netanyahu meets with Security Cabinet, tells Foreign Ministry to continue efforts to stop IHH ships headed for ...

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FGS Niedersachsen Assists Yemeni Dhow

  On the morning of the 20th April the helicopter from the German frigate NIEDERSACHSEN discovered a Yemeni ...

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Iran Mounts Missiles on Navy’s Hovercrafts

A senior Iranian naval commander says the country’s Army has for the first time equipped the Navy’s ...

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Iran’s Navy to Maintain Presence in International ...

Iran’s Navy will maintain its strong and “strategic” presence in international waters to help protect the interest ...

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Somalia: Foreign Warship Attacks Boats in Hybo District

At least five persons were killed and eight others wounded after foreign warship attacked boats in Hobyo district ...

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Somalia: EU NAVFOR Releases 18 Suspected Pirates

On 21 April, EU NAVFOR released 18 suspected pirates that had been detained by the EU NAVFOR Finnish warship FNS ...

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