Mine warfare exercise 2JA concludes

Naval forces from the U.S. and Japan concluded ten days of mine countermeasure exercises on July 28. 2JA MCMEX is ...

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Japan, US forces in annual mine countermeasure drill 2JA

Warm-up exercises are already underway as Japanese and U.S. forces prepare for more complex scenarios of the ...

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Kazakhstan Navy commissions minesweeper 'Alatau'

The Kazakhstan Navy commissioned its first mine sweeping ship ‘Alatau’ during a ceremony held June 1 in ...

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Japan, US forces meet for mine warfare talks

Personnel from the Japan Self Defense Force and the U.S. military comprising 34 different commands across ground, ...

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India retires two minesweepers after 31 years of service

The Indian Navy has retired two Pondicherry-class minesweepers during a ceremony held at Mumbai naval dockyard on ...

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Greek mine warfare drill Ariadne 17 concludes

Ships from eight countries have concluded their participation in the Hellenic Navy-led mine countermeasures (MCM) ...

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US, ROK Navy conclude mine countermeasure exercise

U.S. Navy’s Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship USS Warrior (MCM 10) concluded a mine countermeasure ...

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German, Polish, Swedish minehunters meet for Baltic drills

Polish Navy minehunter ORP Wigry joined German Navy mine countermeasure ships from the Kiel-based 3rd Minesweeping ...

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US Navy deploys a MK-18 MOD 2 UUV from helicopter

The U.S. Navy recently demonstrated a new mine sweeping technique during a test in which a MH-60S helicopter ...

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New Zealand, US Navy divers hone mine countermeasure skills

Divers from the New Zealand and United States Navy honed their mine-clearing skills during a two-week multinational ...

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Australian, US Navy divers meet up for MCM training

Divers from the navies of U.S. and Australia met in Perth, Western Australia, for a round of mine counter measure ...

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NATO concludes mine warfare drill Dynamic Move

NATO’s annual mine countermeasure (MCM) exercise Dynamic Move (DME17) which saw the participation of over 15 ...

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NATO starts Dynamic Move in Belgium

The annual, tactical level, mine countermeasure exercise Dynamic Move started on Monday in Belgium, ...

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U.S. Navy airborne laser mine detection system achieves IOC

ALMDS

The U.S. Navy’s AN/AES-1 airborne laser mine detection system has achieved initial operational capability, Northrop ...

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Germany upgrades minehunters, buys training simulators

Germany is modernizing the last three of ten Frankenthal 332A class minehunters with a new mine countermeasure ...

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Australian MCM specialists tested during Ocean Raider

The Royal Australian Navy’s mine warfare and clearance diving task group spent two weeks testing its mine ...

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Norwegian minesweeper undergoes inspection and survey

Norwegian ship services company Bergen Group Services AS has been contracted to carry out an inspection and survey ...

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NATO ships in second Turkish-hosted drill this month

Following the conclusion of Turkish-led exercise Mavi Balina, ships from several NATO countries kicked off a ...

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Japan, US mine warfare specialists work together during 3JA

Sailors aboard the U.S. Navy’s Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship USS Chief (MCM 14) and members of mine ...

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UK, US conclude mine countermeasure drill

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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Mine warfare specialists complete training in Kuwait

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

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