The Netherlands: HNLMS Holland Commissioned into Service

The commissioning ceremony, held on July 6 in Den Helder marked the official entry into service as one of Her ...

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RNZN Ships Join Initial Sea Phase of Exercise Rim of ...

After a busy week of shore-based activities, the Ship’s Companies of HMNZS TE KAHA and HMNZS ENDEAVOUR are ...

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U.S. Navy Issues New Energy Policy to Drive Energy ...

The Navy issued a new energy policy that will drive energy consumption reduction at all Navy installations, ...

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New Ships for Royal Canadian Navy Underway

The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of ...

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NATO Senior Officials Discuss Challenges of Anti-Piracy ...

A delegation of senior officials from the NATO headquarters International Staff and International Military Staff ...

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France Honors World War II U.S. Aviators

Guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66) departed Cannes, France July 7, after a four-day port visit highlighted ...

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Obama Administration Announces Federal Funding for ...

As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to deploying every available source of American energy and ...

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China Joins Escort Pact with Japan and India to Fend ...

China is closely cooperating with the navies of Japan and India in patrolling against piracy off Somalia, a sign of ...

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USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Hosts Reception for Spanish ...

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) hosted a reception for Spanish dignitaries during a scheduled port visit to ...

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MCA: 12 Foreign Flagged Ships under Detention in UK ...

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) announced today that 12 foreign flagged ships were under detention in UK ...

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Sri Lanka, India Hold 21st International Maritime ...

The 21st International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) meeting between Sri Lanka and India was held onboard the Sri ...

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VCNO Extends Gratitude to U.S. Sailors for Their Hard ...

The vice chief of naval operations (VCNO) met with Boston city officials and U.S. Sailors July 5 to thank them for ...

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UK: Babcock Concludes Mk8 Mod1 Upgrade for MoD and Royal Navy

Babcock has successfully delivered a long term contract to upgrade the 4.5 inch Mk8 naval gun to Mod1 standard, ...

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Spain: Major Milestone in Construction of ADF’s ...

Major Milestone in Construction of ADF's Amphibious Ships

Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced the launch of the ...

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Admiral Stanhope Underlines Importance of Aircraft ...

First Sea Lord Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope gave a keynote speech yesterday to international naval leaders, historians ...

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Royal Navy of Oman Takes Over 7 Somalis Suspected of Piracy

On July 1, HNLMS Evertsen, the flagship of NATO’s counterpiracy mission Ocean Shield, handed over 7 Somalis ...

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EUNAVFOR Provides Support to Tanzanian Navy in ...

On June 25, Force Commander Rear Admiral Dupuis visited the headquarters of the Tanzanian Navy to meet General ...

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Spanish Combat Supply Ship Cantabria to Operate with ...

Spanish Combat Supply Ship Cantabria to Operate with Royal Australian Navy

Spain and Australia have agreed today that the Combat Supply Ship Cantabria will operate with the Royal Australian ...

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HMS Argyll Joins National Armed Forces Day Celebrations, UK

HMS Argyll Joins National Armed Forces Day Celebrations, UK

Thousands of people gathered on historic Plymouth Hoe to pay tribute and show their support for the military at the ...

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USS Frank Cable Hosts U.S. Navy League

Members of the Navy League of the United States, Portland Council, visited submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS ...

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Sri Lanka Navy Intercepts Multiday Fishing Trawler ...

Sri Lanka Navy intercepted a multiday fishing trawler bound for Australia in the seas off Negambo on 29th June ...

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Gulf of Aden: Italian Frigate Scirocco Assists Tug Amid ...

Italian Frigate Scirocco Assists Tug Amid Engine Troubles

On the morning of June 28th 2012, EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Italian Frigate Scirocco provided technical assistance ...

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UK: HMS Sultan’s Company, Trainees Inspected by World ...

Over 600 members of HMS Sultan’s Ship’s Company and trainees turned out for Ceremonial Divisions on Friday 29 June, ...

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Australia: Former RAN Deputy Chief to Run ...

To strengthen its defence business development activities and capabilities Austal has appointed former Deputy Chief ...

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Navy’s Newest Ship Ocean Shield Arrives in Australia

Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced on June 30 that ...

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SPS Cantabria to Sail into Australian Waters in 2013

The Minister for Defence, Stephen Smith, announced that the Royal Australian Navy would participate in a unique ...

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Maritime Liaison Mechanism Between China and Japan Will ...

At a regular press conference of the Ministry of National Defense (MND) of the People’s Republic of China held on ...

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