German minehunter Bad Bevensen joining SNMCMG1

German Navy’s Frankenthal-class mine hunter FGS Bad Bevensen is scheduled to depart its Kiel homeport on ...

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Rolls-Royce bags two Type 26 frigate contracts

BAE Systems has awarded propulsion systems specialist Rolls-Royce two contracts to supply low-noise propellers and ...

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Electrical issues force German tanker to quit Norway drill

German Navy’s 40-year-old tanker FGS Spessart was forced to abort its participation in a Norwegian-hosted ...

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Brazil's first Scorpene submarine Riachuelo takes shape

The three separate sections of the Brazilian Navy’s first Scorpene submarine ‘Riachuelo’ were ...

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Cobra Gold hosts trilateral beach assault

Amphibious forces from the navies of Thailand, Republic of Korea and the US carried out a combined amphibious ...

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US Navy locates fishermen adrift at sea for 8 days

The crew of a US Navy P-8A Poseidon on February 20 helped rescue three fishermen after they spent three days adrift ...

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Curtiss-Wright buying Dresser-Rand Government Business

US-based defense contractor Curtiss-Wright Corporation is acquiring Dresser-Rand Government Business, a US ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth now has a ping pong club

The Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is so big that the crew have had enough space ...

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US approves sale of 15 patrol boats to Kuwait

The US state department has approved the possible sale of 15 fast patrol boats to Kuwait under a contract worth an ...

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Sea-Air-Space 2018

Sea-Air-Space is now the largest maritime exposition in the U.S. and continues as an invaluable extension of the Navy League’s mission…

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Fincantieri lays keel for Italian Navy's new LHD

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held a keel laying ceremony for the Italian Navy’s new landing helicopter ...

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Russian task group enters Atlantic en route to Severomorsk

A Russian Navy task group returning from their deployment as part of the country’s permanent Mediterranean ...

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HMS Sutherland to join Australian fleet drill Ocean Explorer

A fleet of Royal Australian Navy ships departed Fleet Base East in Garden Island, Sydney, on Tuesday to start ...

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Dutch submarine HNLMS Walrus concludes Portsmouth visit

Royal Dutch Navy submarine HNLMS Walrus paid a weekend visit to Portsmouth, UK, becoming the first submarine in two ...

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Cobra Gold: Underwater construction teams hone skills

Underwater construction teams from the US, Republic of Korea and Royal Thai navies got together on the Thung Prong ...

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USS Carl Vinson wraps up Philippines visit

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson got underway from Manila on February 20, completing a four-day visit to ...

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Airbus sets up maritime surveillance unit

European aeronautical major Airbus has re-organized its subsidiary SIGNALIS into the Maritime Surveillance Centre ...

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JFD acquires Australian Cowan Manufacturing

UK-based underwater technology company JFD announced it has acquired Australian diving and recompression company ...

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Brazil's purchase of HMS Ocean confirmed

The sale of Royal Navy helicopter carrier HMS Ocean to the Brazilian Navy has been officially confirmed, UK media ...

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US Navy picks FFG(X) frigate contenders

The US Navy has selected five contenders for its FFG(X) future frigate program and awarded them conceptual design ...

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HII gets $1.4B contract to construct LPD 29

The US Navy has awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division a $1.43 billion contract ...

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US Navy sends two destroyers to the Black Sea

The US Navy now has two guided-missile destroyers in the Black Sea after USS Carney transited the Bosphorus on ...

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Royal Navy decommissions HMS Gleaner

The Royal Navy has decommissioned its smallest ship, the HMSML Gleaner, in a ceremony at Devonport Naval Base. ...

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Lockheed Martin Australia opens new Australia headquarters

Australian defense industry minister on Monday officially opened Lockheed Martin Australia’s new headquarters ...

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Spanish minehunter ESPS Segura joins NATO SNMCMG2 in the Med

The lead ship of the Spanish Navy’s Segura-class minehunters got underway from her Cartagena homeport on ...

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New floating dock launched for Italian Navy's La Spezia base

Italian shipbuilder Cantieri Navali Megaride launched a new floating dock for the Italian Navy’s La Spezia ...

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Detyens Shipyards gets T-AKE 5 overhaul contract

The US Navy’s Military Sealift Command has awarded Detyens Shipyards a $16.4 million contract for the overhaul and ...

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