Littoral combat ship Indianapolis (LCS 17) entering service

The US Navy is set to commission its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship, USS Indianapolis (LCS 17), in a ...

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USS Springfield arrives at new homeport after overhaul

US Navy’s Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Springfield (SSN 761) arrived at her new homeport at ...

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Fincantieri contracted for FLOTLOG hull portion deliveries

French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique (CdA) has subcontracted Italian counterpart Fincantieri for the ...

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France cuts steel for first FTI frigate

French shipbuilder Naval Group has hosted a steel-cutting ceremony for the French Navy’s first Fregate de ...

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Canadian Navy AOPS landing craft complete trials

Nova Scotia-based ABCO Industries has completed sea trials for the Royal Canadian Navy’s 12-meter landing ...

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Bahrain cleared to buy, refurbish second OHP frigate

Ex USS Robert G. Bradley was retired in 2014 and is being transferred to Bahrain.

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USS Louisville arrives in Washington for inactivation

The US Navy’s Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Louisville (SSN 724) has arrived at Naval Base ...

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Teledyne to build more shallow water combat submersibles

The US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) has awarded Teledyne a contract modification for further deliveries of ...

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Russian frigate Admiral Kasatonov begins state trials

The Russian Navy’s second Project 22350 frigate, Admiral Kasatonov, has begun state trials ahead of the ...

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Textron readies new ship-to-shore connector for navy trials

The first of the US Navy’s future ship-to-shore connector craft has completed builder’s trials and is ...

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Former USCG Island-class cutters arrive in Ukraine

The cutters will enter Ukrainian Navy service as Sloviansk (P190) and Starobilsk (P191).

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New Zealand's first upgraded frigate shows off new mast

HMZS Te Kaha arrived in Canada for modernization in March 2018.

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HMNB Portsmouth now ready for HMS Prince of Wales

Royal Navy base Portsmouth is now ready to welcome the second of two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers after ...

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US Navy christening USNS Miguel Keith (ESB 5)

The US Navy is set to hold a christening ceremony for the expeditionary sea base ship USNS Miguel Keith (ESB 5) on ...

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New Zealand Navy retires inshore patrol vessels

The two vessels were retired after only ten years of service.

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US Navy names Arleigh Burke destroyer after Korean War hero

Future USS John E. Kilmer will be the 84th ship in its class.  

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Russia's seventh Improved Kilo submarine completes trials

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky first got underway in August this year.

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Finland's Boomeranger to build RHIBS for RAN OPVs

Finnish boat builder Boomeranger Boats has been contracted to supply sea boats for the Royal Australian ...

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US Navy's Miguel Keith (ESB 5) passes acceptance trials

The US Navy’s newest expeditionary sea base (ESB) ship, Miguel Keith (ESB 5), successfully completed Acceptance ...

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HHI to design F-35B-ready LPX-II ship for ROK Navy

South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries has received a contract to design the Republic of Korea Navy’s ...

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2018 hurricane dents US Coast Guard's OPC program

The US Coast Guard has been forced to adjust the Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) detail design and construction ...

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Philippine Coast Guard's aluminium OPV passes first trials

The Philippine Coast Guard’s future offshore patrol vessel BRP Gabriela Silang has passed its first sea ...

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USS Porter visits Ukraine on Black Sea tour

US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) arrived in Odessa, Ukraine, for a ...

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Greece signs letter of intent for French Belharra frigates

The defense ministers of Greece and France have signed a letter of intent that will pave the way for further talks ...

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Poland launches second Kormoran II-class minehunter

The Polish Navy’s second Kormoran II-class minehunter was launched in a ceremony at Remontowa Shipbuilding on ...

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