Bonhomme Richard strike group begins fall deployment

Bonhomme Richard strike group begins fall deployment from Okinawa

Ships of the U.S. Navy’s Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) departed Okinawa, Japan, August ...

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Maritime security exercise SEACAT starts in Singapore

Liaison officers from participating countries of Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) 2016 review a training brief to prepare for the exercise at Yankee Station, Aug. 19. Photo: US Navy

The 15th annual Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) exercise was launched at the Republic of Singapore ...

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Pacific Partnership reaches Indonesia

Hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) sits anchored off the coast of Da Nang, Vietnam, during its third mission stop of Pacific Partnership 2016. Photo: US Navy

Pacific Partnership 2016, embarked aboard hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), arrived in Padang August 19 for the ...

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INS Satpura first Indian Navy ship to visit Pohnpei

INS Satpura entering Pohnpei. Photo: SpokespersonMoD/Twitter

Stealth frigate INS Satpura became the first Indian Navy ship to visit Pohnpei, Micronesia as she entered the ...

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USS Bonhomme Richard visits Okinawa, Japan

USS Bonhomme Richard conducting flight operations in East China Sea. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) made a port visit to White Beach, Okinawa, August ...

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Chinese, US Navy ships in CUES drill

Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) man the rails before the ship breaks away from the Jiangkai II class frigate Daqing (FFG 576) during a Code for Unplanned Encounters at Sea (CUES) exercise. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) conducted coordinated ...

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Three killed, one injured in South Korea Naval Base blast

Illustration: submarine dock in Jinhae in the South Gyeongsang province. Photo: Google Maps

Latest information about an explosion that took place Tuesday at a naval base in the south east of South Korea says ...

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Japanese, Korean and US destroyers to be equipped with AEGIS

Japanese, Republic of Korea and US Navy destroyers steam in formation during the joint missile defense exercise Pacific Dragon 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin a $490 million contract to equip additional Japanese, Republic of Korea ...

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USS San Francisco arrives in Japan

Sailors moor the Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS San Francisco (SSN 711) to the pier at Fleet Activities Yokosuka. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS San Francisco (SSN 711) arrived at Fleet Activities ...

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Pirate fighters meet off Somali coast

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Whilst on counter-piracy patrol off the coast of Somalia recently, operation Atalanta’s Force Commander hosted the ...

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Japanese destroyers welcome public aboard in Germany

Japanese destroyer alongside in the German Navy Base Warnemünde. Photo: 2016 Bundeswehr/Pascal Preuss

Two Japan Maritime Self Defense Force ships pulled into the German international port of Rostock for a four-day ...

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Steel cut for two more Bangladesh Navy corvettes

Photo: Bangladesh Defence

China’s Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Group has started construction of additional two Swadhinota-class ...

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Bonhomme Richard strike group ships start 7th Fleet patrol

Illustration: USS Bonhomme Richard docked in Sasebo, Japan. Photo: US Navy

The final ship of the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) departed its forward-deployed homeport of ...

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Post-RIMPAC exercise garners five nations

USS Howard (DDG 83), HMCS Vancouver (FFH 331),  ROKS Kang Gam Chan (DDH 979) and ROKS Sejong the Great (DDG 991), JS Hyuga (DDH 181), and HMAS Warramunga (FFH 252) steam in formation as part of a multilateral exercise in the vicinity of the Hawaiian Islands on August 9, 2016. Photo: US Navy

Ships from the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF), Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN), Royal Australian Navy ...

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USS Boxer wraps up South China Sea patrol

Sailors conduct maintenance on an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter as a UH-1Y Venom helicopter prepares to land on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) in the South China Sea. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy said its amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) completed a routine patrol in international waters ...

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First US warship visits China since Hague ruling

US Navy file photo of USS Benfold

USS Benfold, a U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, arrived in Qingdao, the home of the Chinese ...

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USS Momsen visits Subic Bay, Philippines

An MH-60R Seahawk lands on the flight deck of the guided-missile destroyer USS Momsen (DDG 92) in the South China Sea on July 29, 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Momsen (DDG 92) arrived in Subic Bay, Republic of the ...

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Pacific Partnership detachment visits Palau

Illustration: Hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) transits the Pacific Ocean en route to its next mission stop of Pacific Partnership 2016. Photo: US Navy

Pacific Partnership 2016 arrived in Palau, August 4, aboard JS Shimokita (LST 4002), making this the second year ...

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USS Bonhomme Richard begins East China Sea patrol

US Navy file photo of USS Bonhomme richard

The U.S. Navy’s Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) 7 flagship, USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), departed Fleet ...

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British mine experts observe Japanese 2JA 2016 drill

Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy mine disposal experts watched their Japanese counterparts work during the large-scale exercise 2JA 2016. ...

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JMSDF training squadron to visit Lithuania

JMSDF Training Squadron during a visit to the US on July 7, 2016. Photo: US Navy

The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force Training Squadron is scheduled to conduct a friendly port visit to Klaipėda ...

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Indonesian Marines hosted aboard USS Harpers Ferry

A US Navy file photo of USS Harpers Ferry

U.S. and Indonesian Marines recently conducted a subject matter expert exchange aboard the amphibious dock landing ...

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Bangladesh receives first two converted Minerva corvettes

Photo: Fincantieri

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has delivered the first two of four offshore patrol patrol vessels to the ...

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South Korean Navy chief meets senior US officials

Chief of Naval Operations for the Republic of Korea (ROK), Adm. Jung, Ho-Sub, left, speaks with Vice Adm. Tom Rowden, commander, Naval Surface Forces, U.S. Pacific Fleet after a tour of USS Freedom (LCS 1). Photo: US Navy

Republic of Korea’s top naval officer met with senior military leaders in San Diego August 2 to discuss ...

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