US, Japan kick off their premier naval exercise in Pacific

Ships from the US Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) on November 16 started the 2017 edition of ...

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Australia starts upgrade of naval base HMAS Stirling

An AUD $367 million project to upgrade the Royal Australian Navy base HMAS Stirling got underway on November 10 as ...

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HMAS Huon wraps up South West Pacific deployment

Royal Australian Navy minehunter HMAS Huon wrapped up a South West Pacific deployment earlier this month with the ...

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Singapore commissions two Independence-class LMVs

The Republic of Singapore Navy commissioned another two littoral mission vessels (LMV) in a ceremony at Changi ...

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Australia allocates AUD$500,000 to find its first submarine

The Australian government is giving out AUD $500,000 to support an expedition aiming to find HMAS AE1, the first ...

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Video: US Navy's three-carrier formation in Western Pacific

The US Navy has shared video footage of its much anticipated Western Pacific exercise where, for the first time in ...

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Singapore, Brunei wrap up main naval drill ahead of AMNEX

Ships from the navies of Singapore and Brunei concluded the bilateral naval exercise Pelican on November 13 before ...

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UK eyeing Australian CEAFAR radar for future warships

The UK defense ministry is considering the use of an Australian-developed radar on future Royal Navy ships. The ...

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USS Olympia concludes Western Pacific deployment

US Navy’s Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Olympia (SSN 717) wrapped up a series of missions and ...

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Damen picks Taylor Bros to build barges for RSV Nuyina

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has contracted Taylor Bros of Tasmania to build two Antarctic landing barges for the RSV ...

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Three carrier strike groups starting drill in W. Pacific

US Navy aircraft carriers USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) ...

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Vietnam Navy contracts Controp for EO/IR payload deliveries

Israel-based technology company Controp Precision Technologies announced it has been awarded a contract to provide ...

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USS Ashland returns from five-month Indo-Asia-Pacific patrol

US Navy’s amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48) returned to her forward-deployed base in Sasebo, ...

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Thailand hosts first ever ASEAN multilateral naval exercise

Thailand is set to host the navies of ASEAN countries for the first ever multilateral naval exercise AMNEX 2017 ...

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HMAS Adelaide concludes Papua New Guinea visit

Royal Australian Navy’s landing helicopter dock HMAS Adelaide wrapped up a visit to Port Moresby where it ...

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Philippine Navy frigates getting Terma decoy launchers

Philippine Navy’s future frigates currently being built by Hyundai Heavy Industries will be equipped with ...

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Korean, US, Australian ships in drills off South Korea

Ships from the navies of the United States, Australia and South Korea met up off the coast of South Korea for a ...

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Kawasaki launches Japan's tenth Sōryū-class submarine

Japanese shipbuilder Kawasaki Heavy Industries launched Japan Maritime Self Defense Force’s (JMSDF) ...

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Austal to build two more PPBs for Timor Leste

Timor Leste has agreed to have two Guardian-class pacific patrol boats (PPBs) built by Australian shipbuilder ...

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USS Mississippi stops in Japan during deployment

US Navy attack submarine USS Mississippi (SSN 782) pulled into Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, on Monday, ...

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US Navy, Australian Air Force team for jammer development

The US Navy has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) ...

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Australia upgrading Nulka missile decoy with AU$200m boost

The Australian government announced AU$200 million in funding for upgrades to the Australian-developed ...

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Australian companies bag UK Type 26 contracts

Two Australian companies have received contracts for work on the UK Royal Navy’s new Type 26 frigates, ...

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Australia's HMAS Darwin on final visit to namesake city

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Darwin pulled into her namesake city one last time after 33 years of service and ...

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HMNZS Endeavour bound for final visit to homeport

Royal New Zealand Navy tanker HMNZS Endeavour is bound for one final visit to her homeport in Taranaki later this ...

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