Japan commissions ninth Sōryū-class submarine JS Seiryū

Japan’s Maritime Self Defense Force has commissioned its ninth Sōryū-class submarine during a March 12 ...

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Gallery: Submarines surface in the Arctic during ICEX

 The US Navy has shared photos of two of its submarines surfacing in the Arctic Circle on March 10 as part of ...

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Third River-class OPV officially named

Trent, the third of five River-class offshore patrol vessels (OPV) being built for the Royal Navy, has been named. ...

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Report reveals how Australian Navy's 1st submarine was lost

Australia’s first submarine was most likely lost during an underwater operation off the coast of Papua New Guinea ...

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US Navy names DDG 127 destroyer after Irish Marine

The US Navy named its 76th Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer in honor of Marine Corps Vietnam veteran ...

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HMS Northumberland underway after Sea Ceptor refit

Royal Navy Type 23 frigate HMS Northumberland got underway for the first time since 2016 after undergoing a major ...

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USNS Fall River misses PP2018 for further repairs

The US Navy’s expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Fall River (T-EPF 4) will be not be able to deploy for a ...

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French Navy to receive five follow-on multi mission barges

French defense procurement agency Directorate General of Armament (DGA) has authorized companies iXblue H2X ...

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Japan commissions lead 25DD destroyer JS 'Asahi'

The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) commissioned its first 25DD destroyer JS Asahi in a ceremony on March ...

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US Coast Guard commissions Sentinel cutter 'Joseph Gerczak'

The US Coast Guard commissioned its second Hawaii-based  Sentinel-class cutter in a March 9 ceremony at Coast Guard ...

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CMF: 132 kg of heroin found in another drug bust

Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) continued its recent string of success by seizing 132 kgs of heroin in the Arabian ...

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Dutch naval ships will not take part in Atalanta in 2018

Dutch naval vessels will not participate in the European Union’s counter-piracy operation Atalanta off the ...

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Tri-nation exercise onboard Royal Australian Navy's frigate

HMAS Toowoomba has strengthened the Royal Australian Navy’s ties to international navies after hosting personnel ...

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Attack submarine USS Tucson returns to Pearl Harbor

The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Tucson (SSN 770) returned from a deployment to Joint Base Pearl ...

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French destroyer seizes more than 4 tons of drugs

On 5 March 2018, the French Marine Nationale destroyer Jean de Vienne seized over four tons of hashish during an ...

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Singapore Navy moves towards unmanned future

The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) revealed it is in the midst of introducing unmanned surface vessels to patrol ...

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'Sudden turn' of USS John S McCain caused fatal collision

A “sudden turn” by the US Navy destroyer USS John S McCain, which put it in the path of the merchant ...

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US Navy kicks off ICEX 2018 in the Arctic Ocean

The US Navy has officially started Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2018 in the Arctic Ocean. The exercise was kicked off with ...

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Navantia picks NSAG IPMS for Future Frigates

Shipbuilding company Navantia has selected Adelaide-based Navantia SAGE Automation Group (NSAG) to supply the ...

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NZDF vessel evacuates ill man from Antipodes Islands

The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has evacuated an ill government staff member from the Antipodes Islands in its ...

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Royal Navy's HMS Cattistock clears mines around Oslo

The waters around Norway’s capital are considerably safer after a two-week hunt by the crew of Royal Navy’s ...

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Saab, ASC to update Collins class ISCMMS

Sweden’s defense contractor Saab has signed a contract with Australia’s ASC for the supply of an updated ...

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Royal Navy will get its 7th Astute boat, UK MoD confirms

UK’s defense procurement minister Guto Bebb on March 6 informed MPs that the UK defense ministry received the ...

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USS Nimitz dry docks for 15-month maintenance

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) entered a dry dock at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate ...

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Costa Rica to commission former US Coast Guard cutters

Costa Rica Coast Guard officials recently visited the US Coast Guard Yard in Curtis Bay, Maryland as Costa Rica ...

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Royal Canadian Navy commissions MV Asterix

The Royal Canadian Navy welcomed today MV Asterix, an auxiliary oiler replenishment (AOR) vessel, to its fleet. The ...

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