US Navy forward-deploys USS Milius to Yokosuka

The US Navy announced that its ballistic missile defense (BMD)-capable guided missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG 69 ...

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Italian Navy decommissions Soldati-class ITS Bersagliere

The Italian Navy decommissioned its third Soldati-class patrol ship ITS Bersagliere in a ceremony at Italian naval ...

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Helsinki hosts USS Porter

The US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) arrived in Helsinki, Finland, ...

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USS Bonhomme Richard preparing for homeport shift

US Navy’s amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) arrived in Sasebo, Japan, April 17, for the ...

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Kongsberg gets $153M contract for Malaysian Navy NSM missile

The Royal Malaysian Navy has awarded Norwegian defense contractor Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace a EUR124 ...

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Mexican Navy long-range OPV getting Indra's RIGEL EDS

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has contracted Spanish defense technology company Indra to equip the Mexican Navy’s ...

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RNZN tanker Aotearoa getting FarSounder 3D radar

Royal New Zealand Navy’s new fleet tanker will be equipped with the FarSounder-1000 forward-looking sonar, ...

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German Navy acquiring new minehunters

The German Navy has launched the process of acquiring a fleet of new minehunters for its Kiel-based 3rd ...

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RAN destroyers test Cooperative Engagement Capability

Royal Australian Navy air warfare destroyers recently became the first non-US assets to successfully ...

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Australian OPVs to feature L3 systems

Luerssen Australia has granted a contract to L3 Technologies for the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) SEA 1180 ...

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HII gets deal for DDG 51-class follow yard services

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $27 million cost-plus-award fee ...

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Civmec, Luerssen finalize Australian OPV contract

Civmec has been awarded a contract from Luerssen Australia in relation to the SEA1180 Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) ...

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Pakistan Navy fleet tanker completes first sea trials

The Pakistan Navy’s new fleet tanker has completed its first set of sea trials in the Indian Ocean, ...

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Brazilian Navy receives four new support vessels

The Brazilian Navy has taken delivery of four support vessels from Norwegian shipping company Deep Sea Supply. The ...

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USCG: Cutter Edisto retires after 30 years of service

The Coast Guard Cutter Edisto (WPB 1313) was decommissioned after more than 30 years of service during a ceremony ...

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HMS Forth enters service

HMS Forth, the first of Royal Navy’s five new Batch-2 River-class offshore patrol vessels, entered service in ...

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Saudi Arabia, Spain finalize Avante 2200 corvette deal

Spain and Saudi Arabia have finalized a framework agreement which will see Spanish shipbuilder Navantia deliver ...

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US Navy to name 17th littoral combat ship

The US Navy will christen its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship, USS Indianapolis (LCS 17), in Marinette, ...

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USS Little Rock finally reaches home

US Navy littoral combat ship USS Little Rock (LCS 9) finally reached her homeport in Mayport, Florida, after ...

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German Navy tender Mosel to join operation Sophia

On April 18, 2018, the German Navy’s tender Mosel will depart its homeport Kiel, heading to the Mediterranean ...

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Russia launches 14th Project 03160 'Raptor' patrol boat

Russian shipbuilder Pella Shipyards has launched the navy’s 14th Project 03160 high speed patrol boat. Boat ...

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Sunken WWII cruiser USS Helena located in Solomon Sea

An expedition crew aboard the Reserach Vessel R/V Petrel discovered the sunken World War II cruiser USS Helena in ...

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Australian, French navies exercise at sea

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Anzac and French Navy ship FS Vendémiaire have conducted a passage exercise off ...

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Indian Coast Guard commissions patrol vessel ICGS Vikram

The Indian Coast Guard commissioned the lead ship of a new class of offshore patrol vessels, ICGS Vikram, in a ...

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USS Ralph Johnson visits Mexico en route to homeport

US Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) arrived in ...

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Russian Navy receives logistics support ship Elbrus

Russian Navy’s new Project 23120 logistic support vessel ‘Elbrus’ has completed acceptance trials ...

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