China: Aircraft Carrier Varyag Ready for Trials

A day after the Indian navy upgraded its second-in-command to the rank of vice admiral at the Visakhapatnam-based ...

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U.S. Navy to Recycle Old Aircraft Carrier USS Forrestal

Arizona Sen. John McCain’s old aircraft carrier, the U.S.S. Forrestal, now is to be recycled instead of being ...

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Retired Submarine USS Memphis Arrives at Portsmouth ...

  The retired submarine USS Memphis has arrived at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine, where it ...

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Canada: Prince Rupert Port Authority’s new 36 ...

  The Prince Rupert Port Authority’s new 36 foot Patrol Boat is now complete and ready to be ...

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Royal Netherlands Navy Receives “Holland” Patrol Vessel

  Under the loud cheers of navy officer-candidates, the new patrol vessel of the Royal Netherlands Navy, the ...

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US Navy Cutting Time To Build Virginia Subs

  The U.S. Navy is approaching its 60-month construction goal for its Virginia-class submarines, despite a ...

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San Diego Ship Repair Industry Expected to Rebound From Slump

  San Diego’s slumping ship repair industry will get flooded with contracts if Congress passes a new defense ...

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Reconstruction of Chinese Aircraft Carrier Nears Completion

  China is set to launch its first aircraft carrier on its maiden voyage soon, according to Beijing media ...

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India in Talks With Germany to Upgrade INS Shishumar ...

  With the Scorpene submarine project getting delayed, India is holding talks with Germany to upgrade the ...

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Indonesian Navy Orders 10 Warships

National ship-building company PT Palindo Marine Industri located in Batam, Riau Islands province, has received an ...

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Turkey: Slavutych Warship to Participate in ...

  The Slavutych, a Ukrainian Navy warship on April 5 at an assigned place off the coast of Turkey met with ...

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Germany: Abeking & Rasmussen Celebrates Delivery ...

  On March, 31st SKRUNDA, the Delivery of the first SWATH-type Patrol Boat worldwide, was celebrated by ...

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Australia to Buy Used British Navy Amphibious Landing Ship

  AUSTRALIA is to buy a near-new surplus British navy amphibious landing ship at what appears a bargain $100 ...

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USA: Lowering Costs Of Building Redesigned ...

  With the Navy halfway through its first year of buying two submarines a year, the Government Accountability ...

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Royal Australian Navy ‘Deserved Praise’ ...

  Defence Minister Stephen Smith should have praised rather than criticised the navy for managing to keep ...

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Chilean Navy Takes Delivery of First Anti-Submarine ...

  The Chilean Navy has taken delivery of the first Airbus Military C295 in its anti-submarine warfare (ASW) ...

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Abu Dhabi Ship Building Launches “Al ...

  Abu Dhabi Ship Building, the leading shipbuilder and naval support services provider in the Gulf region and ...

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Finland: Wärtsilä Enters into Cooperation with Crisis ...

  Wärtsilä, a leading provider of power solutions to marine and energy markets, has entered into co-operation ...

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USA: Amphibious Assault Ship Nassau Decommissioned from ...

Sailors knew it as “the top gator.” Marines called it “the big nasty.” After 32 years, the ...

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USA: Austal Breaks Ground On Three New Facilities

  Austal USA held a combined groundbreaking ceremony today, to celebrate the start of work on three new ...

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USA: Northrop Grumman Corporation Completes Spinoff

  Northrop Grumman Corporation today announced that it has completed the previously announced spin-off of its ...

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Auxiliary Vessel Joins Indian Navy

  Pamba, a 930 T water barge was inducted to the flotilla of auxiliary craft today by Commodore S ...

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Australia: Top Navy Honour for HMAS Melbourne

  The Governor-General, Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce AC has recognised the achievements of Royal Australian ...

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Ukraine: Nation to Help in Construction of Corvette Warship

  Ukrainian Defense Minister Mykhailo Yezhel has said he supports the initiative of veterans of the fleet to ...

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Refurbished USS McInerney Transferred to Pakistan Navy

The Pakistani warship, the PNS Alamgir, officially departed from Naval Station Mayport after several months of ...

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UK: Warship Officer Wins Offshore Patrol Vessels’ ...

  Lieutenant Commander Catherine Jordan and her crew aboard warship HMS Severn won the Offshore Patrol ...

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UK: MoD Announces Replacement of Navy’s Ice ...

  The Royal Navy’s ice patrol ship HMS Endurance is to be replaced with a Norwegian ship on a three-year ...

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