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Fassmer wins contact for Ecuadorian Navy's new vessel

Ecuador’s Astilleros Navales Ecuatorianos EP (ASTINAVE EP) shipyard has selected Fassmer’s MPV70 MKII ...

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Damen: First two contracts for Dutch CSS signed

The first two contracts for the Royal Netherlands Navy’s combat support ship (CSS) project were awarded to RH ...

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US hospital ship Comfort to arrive in New York

The US Navy’s hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) departed Naval Station Norfolk on March 29 for New York ...

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Royal Australian Navy frigate interdicts 3 tons of narcotics

Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) Anzac-class frigate HMAS Toowoomba (FFH 156) has interdicted over 3,000 ...

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Japan welcomes lead Maya-class destroyer

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) has taken delivery of the first of two Maya-class ballistic missile ...

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5,000 crew aboard aircraft carrier to be tested for COVID-19

uss theodore roosevelt

About 5,000 crew on board the US Navy’s aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt in the Pacific will be tested ...

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Schottel secures propulsion contract to equip US Navy ships


Germany’s manufacturer of propulsion systems Schottel has secured several orders to provide propulsion ...

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US Navy reports 3 coronavirus cases onboard aircraft carrier

Three sailors aboard the US Navy’s aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt underway in the Pacific Ocean were ...

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NATO frigates enter Black Sea

Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) units entered the Black Sea on March 23 for routine operations in the ...

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Destroyer Delbert D. Black passes acceptance trials

Last week, Huntington Ingalls Industries said that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division completed the third and final ...

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Hospital ship USNS Mercy departs San Diego

The hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) departed Naval Station San Diego on March 23, and is now underway to Los ...

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German Naval Yards' battle over MKS 180 decision continues

Kiel-based shipyard German Naval Yards has submitted a review application to the Federal Public Procurement Chamber ...

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France takes command of CTF 150

Combined Maritime Forces

On March 19, 2020, Royal Australian Navy handed over command of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150) to a combined ...

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Australian minister laid keel for US Navy's new LCS

Last week, Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Marise Payne, laid the keel for the US Navy’s new ...

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US Navy: Ike, Truman in dual carrier, joint air wing ops

aircraft carriers

The US Navy’s aircraft carriers USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) and USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) began dual ...

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Combat systems installation completed on Indonesian frigate


Damen Shipyards Group and its partner PT PAL recently completed installation and testing of combat systems to the ...

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HHI wins deal to build Korean Navy's newest frigate

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has secured a KRW 400 billion (about USD 325 million) deal ...

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Sailor aboard US Navy ship tests positive for coronavirus

On March 13, a Sailor assigned to the US Navy’s amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) tested “presumptive ...

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US DOD: Low supply, old ships put sealift at risk

Recapitalization of the fleet is the top priority to boost the US sealift capability and reverse declines in the ...

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Kongsberg bags contract for US Naval Strike Missiles

Norwegian Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace (KDA) has signed a contract with US-based Raytheon Missile Systems for ...

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US Navy's LCS 23 christened in Wisconsin

The US Navy has christened its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Cooperstown (LCS ...

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Mitsubishi to build two MRRVs for Philippine Coast Guard

Philippine Coast Guard

Japanese shipbuilder Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has concluded an ...

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US Navy commissions ESB USS Hershel 'Woody' Williams

The US Navy has commissioned its newest expeditionary sea base, USS Hershel “Woody” Williams (ESB 4), during a ...

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Construction begins on Flight III Arleigh Burke-class unit

Construction of the US Navy’s future Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Louis H. Wilson Jr. (DDG 126) ...

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