IFR 2016: Australian, Indonesian, Malaysian ships ready

HMAS Darwin, Kri Usman Harun and KD Lekir sail in the Bay of Bengal, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Darwin sailed in company with Indonesian Navy Ship Kri Usman Harun and Malaysian ...

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IFR 2016: HMS Defender trains en route to Visakhapatnam

HMS Defender, Image: Royal Navy

HMS Defender’s embarked helicopter held training drills in the middle of the Indian Ocean as the destroyer made her ...

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US-Japanese Guamex 2016 concludes

Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Mustin (DDG 89) and USS ...

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US Navy challenges China in South China Sea, again

U.S. Navy photo showing the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54) conducting a live fire gunnery exercise with its 5-inch .54-caliber gun in the South China Sea, Jan. 15, 2016.

U.S. Navy destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur made an ‘incursion’ into waters China claims to be under their ...

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USS Germantown heads for exercises off Okinawa

Image: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42), forward-deployed to Sasebo, Japan ...

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BAE Systems picked for Thai Navy patrol vessel construction

Previously constructed BAE System-design vessel, HTMS Krabi, Image: BAE Systems

British multinational defence company BAE Systems today, January 29, signed a contract with the Thai shipbuilding ...

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Indian Coast Guard's 20th patrol vessel launched

A SEDS design fast patrol vessel, Image:SEDS

Indian shipbuilding and maintenance company, Cochin Shipyard, launched the 20th Fast Patrol Vessel for the Indian ...

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ESPS Victoria, JDS Suzunami meet in Gulf of Aden


Spanish Navy’s Santa Maria-class frigate, ESPS Victoria, conducted a series of exercises with Japanese ...

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USS Ashland starts 7th Fleet area of operations patrol

Amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48), Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Whidbey Island Class dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48), forward-deployed to Sasebo, Japan, ...

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SAS Spioenkop participates in Exercise IBSAMAR

SAS Spioenkop during preparations for Exercise IBSAMAR, Image: South African Navy

After a week of combat readiness operations, the South African Navy frigate SAS Spioenkop set sail to India on ...

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Gallery: Indian, Sri Lanka Navy exercise off Colombo

Gallery Indian, Sri Lanka Navy exercise off Colombo

Sri Lanka Navy Ships Sayura, Samudura and three Fast Attack Craft conducted a naval exercise with the Indian Naval ...

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HMAS Darwin docks in Thailand

HMAS Darwin, Image: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy’s Adelaide-class frigate HMAS Darwin recently sailed into the Sattahip Naval Base, ...

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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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Former container ship joins Malaysian Navy as auxiliary ship

Image: Royal Malaysian Navy/Twitter

Malaysian shipyard MISC Berhad, handed over the converted Naval Auxiliary Vessel Bunga Mas Lima 5 (BM5) to the ...

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Indian aircraft carrier in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Indian aircraft carrier in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Image: Indian Navy

Two Indian Navy ships, the aircraft carrier Vikramaditya and destroyer Mysore are on an official visit to Colombo, ...

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US, Japanese Navy kick off exercise GUAMEX

USS McCampbell (DDG 85) firing a MK 45 5-inch lightweight gun during a live-fire exercise. Image: US Navy

The U.S. Navy and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force started their annually held Guam Exercise (GUAMEX) January ...

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USS Texas makes port call at Sasebo, Japan

USS Texas, Image: US Navy

US Navy’s Virginia-class attack submarine USS Texas (SSN 773) visited Fleet Activities Sasebo, Japan as part ...

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USS Bonhomme Richard starts 7th Fleet AOR patrol

USS Bonhomme Richard, Image: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), departed Fleet ...

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Chinese Navy concludes first ever visit to Timor Leste

Chinese frigate Yiyang (FFG 548) during her visit to U.S.A November, 2015. Image: US Navy

Chinese Navy task force ships, destroyer Jinan, frigate Yiyang and supply ship Qiandaohu completed their five-day ...

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Russian warships in Shanghai, China

Image: Russian Navy

Russian Navy’s Pacific Fleet ship formation led by the destroyer Bystry visited the port of Shanghai within ...

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Chinese Navy ships visit Sri Lanka

Guided missile frigate Liu Zhou, Image: Sri Lanka Navy

Three ships from the 21st Escort Task Group of PLA Navy, the guided-missile frigates Liu Zhou, Sanya and the supply ...

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Two guided missile frigates launched for Indonesian Navy

The SIGMA 10514 PKR frigate, Image: Damen

Indonesian shipyard PT PAL has launched the first of two SIGMA 10514 Perusak Kawal Rudal (PKR) guided-missile ...

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USS Ronald Reagan conducts fire drill in Japan

Sailors and members of Commander, Naval Forces Japan Fire and Emergency Services fight a simulated fire during a fire drill aboard USS Ronald Reagan. Image: US Navy

 USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, currently stationed in ...

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Indian Navy to commission INS Kadmatt

INS Kadmatt, Image: Indian Navy

INS Kadmatt, the second indigenous stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Corvette  is scheduled to be commissioned ...

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USS Lassen concludes 10-year forward deployment

USS Lassen departing Yokosuka, Japan, Image: DVIDS

The U.S. Navy’s Arleigh-Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) left Yokosuka, Japan on ...

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