Denmark could deploy a frigate with French CSG in 2019

Denmark’s defense ministry announced on Friday it’s intention to deploy one of its frigates to France ...

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Russian Navy orders another four Karakurt corvettes

The Russian defense ministry and Amur Shipyard signed a contract for the construction of four Karakurt-class ...

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US Navy accepts delivery of two Freedom-variant LCS

The US Navy received the future USS Sioux City (LCS 11) and USS Wichita (LCS 13) in a ceremony at the Fincantieri ...

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US Coast Guard receives 30th fast response cutter

The US Coast Guard has accepted delivery of its 30th fast response cutter, the future USCGC Robert Ward. The FRC ...

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Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2018 returns to Australia

Ships deployed as part of the Royal Australian Navy’s annual maritime task group Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2018 ...

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RNZN to receive second-hand dive and hydrographic ship

The New Zealand government has approved NZ$103 million for the purchase and refit of a second-hand multi-role ...

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Russia's Admiral Makarov en route to Black Sea homeport

Russia’s third Project 11356 frigate, the Admiral Makarov, transited the English Channel on August 20 as she ...

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Singapore launches seventh LMV 'Dauntles'

The Singapore Navy’s seventh littoral mission vessel (LMV) – the future RSS Dauntless – was ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth setting sail for F-35B trials

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is scheduled to get underway from HMNB Portsmouth on Saturday for ...

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Russia's 'Vyshny Volochyok' starts first Mediterranean gig

The Russian Navy’s Black Sea Fleet corvette Vyshny Volochyok transited the Bosphorus on August 16 to start ...

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UK restarts Type 31 frigate program competition

After halting a competition for the construction of five Type 31 frigates late July, the UK defense ministry has ...

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IAI to deliver Barak-8 missile system for Sa'ar-6 corvettes

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced it has received a contract to deliver its Barak-8 missile system for ...

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NOAA discovers sunken WWII destroyer USS Abner Read

A team of researchers has found the wreck of US Navy destroyer USS Abner Read on the bottom of the Bering Sea off ...

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Final Royal Navy Tide-class tanker arrives home

The final of four Royal Navy Tide-class tankers – RFA Tideforce – has arrived in Cornwall, UK, where it ...

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GD NASSCO gets $147.6m for USS Cowpens modernization

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co. (NASSCO) a $147.6 ...

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HMCS Montreal starts dry docking maintenance, upgrades

Royal Canadian Navy frigate HMCS Montreal arrived at Halifax Shipyard August 13 for a 53-week docking work period ...

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Keel laid for 12th Freedom-variant littoral combat ship

The Lockheed Martin-led industry team held a keel-laying ceremony for the US Navy’s 23rd Littoral Combat Ship ...

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Military drill Reliant Mermaid 2018 comes to an end

Sailors aboard the US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) concluded ...

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Italy's newest FREMM frigate joins Op Atalanta

After ceding command over the EU-led counter-piracy operation Atalanta off the Horn of Africa to the Spanish Navy, ...

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HHI lays keel for New Zealand Navy tanker 'Aotearoa'

Hyundai Heavy Industries hosted a keel laying ceremony for the Royal New Zealand Navy’s future tanker HMZS ...

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Canadian Coast Guard acquires three icebreakers

The Canadian government has awarded Chantier Davie, of Lévis, Quebec, a CA$610 million contract to deliver three ...

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HII bags USS John C. Stennis refueling deal

US shipbuilder Ingalls Industries (HII) has been awarded an advance planning contract for the refueling and complex ...

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India clears acquisition of 6 next generation OPVs

India’s Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has approved the procurement of six next generation offshore patrol ...

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Austal to build six 80-meter OPVs for the Philippine Navy

Australian shipbuilder Austal will be delivering six offshore patrol vessels for the Philippine Navy, the company ...

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First California-based US Coast Guard FRC arrives home

Base Los Angeles-Long Beach welcomed the US Coast Guard’s first California-based Sentinel-Class fast response ...

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