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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Russia lays keel for sixth Project 12700 minesweeper

The Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard marked the official construction-start of the Russian Navy’s sixth Project 12700 ...

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French Navy receives fifth FREMM frigate 'Bretagne'

French shipbuilder Naval Group has delivered the fifth FREMM multi-mission frigate, FS Bretagne, to the French ...

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Spanish Navy deploys LPD Castilla to Op Atalanta

Spanish Navy’s Galicia-class landing platform dock ESPS Castilla got underway from her homeport at Rota Naval ...

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UK MoD suspends Type 31 frigate program

The UK defense ministry’s project of acquiring “low-cost” Type 31 frigates has been brought to a ...

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US Coast Guard issues RFI for Polar Star icebreaker SLEP

The US Coast Guard has issued a request for information (RFI) for a service life extension project (SLEP) for heavy ...

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US Coast Guard commissioning 28th FRC 'Nathan Bruckenthal'

The US Coast Guard is set to commission its newest fast response cutter, the Nathan Bruckenthal, in a ceremony on ...

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HMCS St. John’s returns from SNMG1 deployment

Royal Canadian Navy frigate HMCS St. John’s returned to her homeport in Halifax on July 23 after spending six ...

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Fire breaks out aboard Italian logistic support ship Vulcano

A fire broke out late Sunday aboard the logistic support ship Vulcano which is under construction at ...

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Bidders submit proposals for Canadian frigate program

Three teams of bidders have submitted their final proposals for the construction of a fleet of new frigates for the ...

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Harry S. Truman CSG home after three-month deployment

Ships of the US Navy’s Harry S. Truman carrier strike group (HSTCSG) returned to Naval Station (NS) Norfolk ...

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