HMS Ocean holds Remembrance service in the Med

HMS Ocean, the Royal Navy helicopter carrier and current flagship of Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2), ...

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UK eyeing Australian CEAFAR radar for future warships

The UK defense ministry is considering the use of an Australian-developed radar on future Royal Navy ships. The ...

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UK patrol boat intercepts Spanish vessel in Gibraltar waters

A Royal Navy fast patrol boat challenged and escorted a larger Spanish Navy offshore patrol vessel which entered ...

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Babcock, BMT join forces for UK warship construction bids

UK defense contractors Babcock and BMT entered a cooperation agreement under which they will work together on the ...

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UK destroyer HMS Dragon returns home after drills

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Dragon returned to Portsmouth on Thursday, November 2, wrapping up a ...

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GMB: UK should not open FSS construction to foreign yards

UK worker union GMB has slammed the UK government’s decision to put up an international tender for the ...

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HMS Enterprise scans Falklands War wrecks

Royal Navy’s hydrographic survey ship HMS Enterprise recently surveyed the wrecks of Royal Navy ships lost in ...

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NAO: Royal Navy equipment cannibalization increases

Amid reduced funding for spares across all the UK armed forces, the Royal Navy has increased equipment ...

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Australian companies bag UK Type 26 contracts

Two Australian companies have received contracts for work on the UK Royal Navy’s new Type 26 frigates, ...

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RFA Tidesurge and ROKS Daegu sailors form sisterhood bond

Royal Navy support ship RFA Tidesurge and Republic of Korea Navy’s lead Daegu-class frigate signed a bond of ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth sets sail for second round of sea trials

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth left her home port for the first time on Monday, starting the ...

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Royal Navy submariners fired after positive drug tests

The Royal Navy has fired nine sailors serving aboard a nuclear submarine after they tested positive for cocaine. ...

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Royal Navy's oldest vessel starts Indian Ocean deployment

Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship Fort Rosalie, the UK’s oldest ship in naval service, recently started a six-month ...

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Royal Navy decommissions first River-class OPV HMS Severn

The Royal Navy has decommissioned River-class patrol vessel HMS Severn after fourteen years of service. The ...

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UK reportedly mulls ship sales to Brazil, Chile

Several UK and international reports said the UK defense ministry is considering selling a number of its frigates ...

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French, UK and US warships train together in Gulf of Oman

Exercise Intrepid Sentinel gathered ships from the French, UK and US navies for two days of maneuvers in the Gulf ...

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Devonport Naval Base getting new £43 million jetty

The UK Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded VolkerStevin a £43 million contract to construct a new ...

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The Queen visits HMS Sutherland on ship's 20th birthday

Queen Elizabeth visited Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Sutherland in London on October 23 to mark the ...

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RFA Cardigan Bay hosts US, Royal Navy for MCM drill

Mine countermeasure experts form the UK and US navies embarked the Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship Cardigan Bay to ...

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Royal Navy marks 212th anniversary of Battle of Trafalgar

The Royal Navy marked the 212th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar with a ceremony held aboard HMS Victory in ...

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Royal Navy names another River-class OPV in Scotland

The second in a batch of five new Batch 2 River-class patrol vessels has been named in a ceremony in Scotland. ...

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