European Maritime Force shapes up for Portuguese drill

Warships from Italy, France, Portugal, Spain and Great Britain gathered in the Portuguese port of Lisbon on June 18 ...

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USS Farragut forced into maintenance in Norway

US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class USS Farragut (DDG 99) was underway as part of the Harry S. Truman carrier ...

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Caribbean-focused exercise Tradewinds 2018 concludes

The US-led ​land and maritime exercise in the Caribbean region concluded on June 21. The exercise took place ...

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USS Higgins returns from action-packed deployment

US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) wrapped up a seven-month deployment to the 5th and 7th Fleet ...

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USS Harry S. Truman visits France after short OIR stint

US Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) has arrived in Marseille, France, two ...

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Royal Navy trains with Vietnam Coast Guard, Navy personnel

Royal Navy’s International Maritime Training Team visited Vietnam recently to help train Vietnam Coast Guard ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth aces first refueling at sea

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has recently completed her first ever operational refueling at sea. ...

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Atlas Elektronik, Thales to deliver combat systems for K130

German maritime technology firm Atlas Elektronik and Thales Deutschland have been contracted to deliver combat ...

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Russian Navy commissions landing ship Ivan Gren

Russian Navy landing ship Ivan Gren entered service in a ceremony hosted by shipbuilder Yantar in Kaliningrad, on ...

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Undersea Defence Technology (UDT) 2018

Undersea Defence Technology (UDT), taking place from 26 June – 28 June is the underwater defence…

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Defence Safety Conference Supported by The Defence Safety Authority, UK MoD

The Defence Safety Conference is the first of its kind exclusively dedicated to safety across the defence domain…

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Maritime Information Warfare

SMi are thrilled to announce the return of Maritime Information Warfare conference, now in its second year…

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Kongsberg to deliver NSM to German, Norwegian Navy

Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS has been awarded a 220 million NOK (approx. US$26.8m) contract to deliver its ...

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USS Coronado begins underway operational testing of MQ-8C

US Navy littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) started the underway operational testing phase of the MQ-8C Fire ...

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HMS Brocklesby starts two-year Gulf deployment

Royal Navy’s Portsmouth based minehunter HMS Brocklesby left her homeport June 19 to start a 6,000-mile ...

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Retired admiral, officers censured in US Navy bribery case

A retired US Navy admiral and two other officers have been censured by the Secretary of the Navy Richard Spencer ...

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USS Gunston Hall gets underway for Southern Seas 2018

The US Navy has deployed Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Gunston Hall (LSD 44) to the US Southern ...

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CARAT Thailand concludes in Pattaya

Personnel from the US and Royal Thai Navy completed the 24th annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training ...

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Submarine HMCS Windsor returns from Mediterranean deployment

Royal Canadian Navy submarine HMCS Windsor wrapped up five months of operations returning to her Halifax homeport ...

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Halifax-class frigates getting decoy system upgrades

German-based defense contractor Rheinmetall Defence has been awarded a follow-on contract to upgrade the ...

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Leonardo to deliver upgraded torpedo for Italian Type 212a

Italian Navy’s second-generation Type 212A submarines will be fielding an upgraded version of the Black Shark ...

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Newest LCS arrives at San Diego homeport

The recently-commissioned US Navy littoral combat ship USS Manchester (LCS 14) arrived at her San Diego homeport on ...

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US Marines contract BAE Systems for ACV production

The US Marine Corps Systems Command has selected BAE Systems as the preferred builder for the construction of ...

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Pentagon announces death of US Navy sailor in Djibouti

The US Department of Defense on June 19 announced the death of a US Navy sailor who was deployed to Africa. ...

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French frigate seizes narcotics off Somalia

French Navy frigate FS Nivôse has seized over 250 kilograms from a suspected vessel in her first month of ...

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US cyber fleet changes command

US Navy’s Fleet Cyber Command/US 10th Fleet (FCC/C10F) has welcomed a new commander in a ceremony at FCC/C10F ...

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Malabar 2018 concludes off Guam

Navy ships from the US, India and Japan have concluded the trilateral maritime exercise Malabar 2018 off the coast ...

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Brazil reveals nine corvette program contenders

The Brazilian Navy is currently in the process of selecting the best bidder for its Tamandaré-class corvette ...

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HII starts long overdue USS Boise attack submarine overhaul

Huntington Ingalls Industries on June 18 announced that its Newport News Shipbuilding division began maintenance ...

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HMS Argyll deploys to Asia

Type 23 frigate HMS Argyll became the third Royal Navy ship to deploy to Asia as she got underway from her ...

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