HII gets long-lead contract for first Flight II LPD

The US Navy has awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division a $165.5 million advance ...

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USS John C. Stennis changes command ahead of homeport switch

US Navy aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) welcomed a new commander ahead of the ship’s scheduled ...

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Second Tide-class tanker RFA Tiderace enters service

The Royal Navy has commissioned its second Tide-class tanker RFA Tiderace in a dedication ceremony in Portland. In ...

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US Navy announces homeport shifts for three CVNs

The US Navy on Thursday announced that Nimitz-class aircraft carriers USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), USS Abraham Lincoln ...

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GAO reviews plan for $1b ex-USS Enterprise recycling

The US Government Accountability Office has published a review of the US Navy’s dismantlement and disposal ...

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Italian Navy discovers WW1 submarine sunk by British sloop

The Italian Navy has discovered a World War I submarine that was accidentally sunk by a British warship in 1917. ...

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HMS Defender, HMS Kent prepare for return to operations

Her Majesty’s Naval Base Portsmouth has welcomed back Type 23 frigate HMS Kent and Type 45 destroyer HMS ...

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Germany sends FGS Lübeck to SNMG2

German Navy’s frigate Lübeck will soon become part of the NATO’s Standing Nato Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) ...

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Saab to deliver RBS15 Mk3 for Germany's new K130 corvettes

Swedish defense contractor Saab announced it has received an order from Germany’s Diehl Defence to deliver ...

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Germany unveils names of five new K130 corvettes

The Bundeswehr's five new corvettes will be named after German cities.

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Operation Sophia welcomes new flagship

Italian Navy amphibious ship ITS San Marco has become a flagship of the EUNAVFOR Med operation Sophia Task Force. ...

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US Navy LCS 'Charleston' passes acceptance trials

'Charleston' will be the US Navy's ninth Independence-class littoral combat ship

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Russia commissions Project 22350 frigate Admiral Gorshkov

The Russian Navy  commissioned the lead ship of the Project 22350 frigates – the Admiral Gorshkov – in ...

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Japan launches lead Maya-class destroyer

The Japan Marine United Corporation has launched the first of two new improved Atago destroyers for the Japan ...

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HII begins fabrication of 13th San Antonio-class LPD

Huntington Ingalls Industries has officially started fabrication of the 13th San Antonio-class ship, the future USS ...

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Construction starts on first Qatari Doha-class corvette

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has marked the official start of construction of the first Doha-class corvette for ...

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State Department clears $70m of upgrades for Bahrain frigate

The US State Department has approved $70 million worth of items and services for the upgrades of Royal Bahrain Navy ...

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Spanish Navy commissions fifth BAM ship 'Audaz'

The Spanish Navy commissioned its fifth Buque de Acción Marítima (BAM) ship in a ceremony in San Fernando on July ...

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Trinidad and Tobago to buy two Cape-class patrol boats

Australian shipbuilder Austal announced that the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago government intends to purchase two ...

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US Navy orders additional 40 PB(X) patrol boats

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has ordered an additional 40 patrol boats from Louisiana-based boat-builder Metal ...

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Royal Navy frigate joins Combined Task Force 150 in Red Sea

Royal Navy frigate HMS Argyll joined the international Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150) during a recent visit to ...

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RAN receives second air warfare destroyer 'Brisbane'

The Australian defense procurement office has accepted delivery of the Royal Australian Navy’s second ...

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Philippine Coast Guard to receive second FPB from France

‘Panglao’ – the Philippine Coast Guard’s second FPB 72 MKII fast patrol boat – has ...

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Further delays for Spanish Navy's S-80 submarines

The Spanish Navy’s new air-independent propulsion (AIP) S-80 submarines are facing another delay, according ...

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French Navy commissions second BSAH 'Rhone'

The French Navy commissioned its second Loire-class offshore support and assistance multipurpose vessel – BSAH ...

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