Japan, US Navy conclude major bilateral drill ANNUALEX

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and US Navy assets from Commander, Task Force (CTF) 72, completed ...

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Philippines' first Jose Rizal frigate starts trials

BRP Jose Rizal (FF150), the first of two multi-mission frigates built by South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy ...

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USS Wasp completes homeport shift from Japan

The US Navy’s Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) arrived at its new homeport of Naval ...

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Navies test submarine search and rescue skills off Australia

The six-nation submarine search and rescue exercise Pacific Reach 2019 has concluded off the coast of Western ...

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HHI launches South Korea's third Daegu-class frigate

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has launched the third Daegu-class frigate for the Republic ...

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Five-nation mine countermeasure drill Dugong kicks off

Mine countermeasure and explosive ordnance disposal personnel from five countries met at an opening ceremony for ...

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Australian Navy's LADS completes final flight

The Royal Australian Navy’s laser airborne depth sounder flight (LADS) has completed its final sortie after 26 ...

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Solomon Islands receives Austal-built patrol boat RSIPV Gizo

Australian shipbuilder Austal has delivered the latest Guardian-class patrol boat, RSIPV Gizo, to Solomon Islands ...

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Canberra-class LHDs achieve full operational capability

The Royal Australian Navy’s two Canberra-class landing helicopter docks (LHDs) and their associated landing ...

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JMSDF, US Navy begin Annual Exercise 19

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and the US Navy kicked off their bilateral maritime field exercise, ...

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Australian Navy's final AWD completes trials

The Royal Australian Navy’s third and final air warfare destroyer, future HMAS Sydney, has completed sea ...

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Japan's 12th Soryu-class sub hits the water

Shipbuilder Kawasaki Heavy Industries has launched the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force’s 12th Soryu-class ...

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Singapore's final LMV Fearless arrives at homeport

RSNS Fearless, the Republic of Singapore Navy’s eighth and final Littoral Mission Vessel (LMV), has arrived ...

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Australian Navy ships in Malaysia for exercise Mastex

Royal Australian Navy replenishment ships HMAS Sirius and frigate HMAS Stuart visited Malaysia for the exercise ...

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Royal Thai Navy orders Schiebel S-100 UAS

The Royal Thai Navy has awarded Austrian unmanned aerial system (UAS) manufacturer Schiebel a contract for the ...

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USS Ronald Reagan trains with JMSDF in Philippine Sea

US Navy ships assigned to the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group trained with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ...

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South Korea orders four additional PKX-B patrol boats

South Korea’s defense procurement agency DAPA has awarded Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC) a ...

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HMAS Brisbane completes CEC testing off US coast

The Royal Australian Navy’s second air warfare destroyer HMAS Brisbane recently carried out a live missile ...

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Royal New Zealand Navy tanker named in South Korea

The Royal New Zealand Navy has held an official naming ceremony for its new tanker at Hyundai Heavy ...

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USS John S. McCain completes repairs, starts at-sea tests

After sustaining significant damage in a collision with a merchant tanker in August 2017, Japan-based US Navy ...

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Australia's final Adelaide-class frigate bows out of service

The Royal Australian Navy Adelaide-class guided missile frigate HMAS Melbourne retired in a ceremony at her home ...

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HMAS Parramatta joins N. Korea sanctions enforcement mission

The Australian government is sending Anzac-class frigate HMAS Parramatta to the Korean Peninsula where it will ...

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BMT, Nautic Star team up to offer interceptors to Australia

BMT has teamed up with Australian-based Nautic Star to offer the M80 Interceptor next generation sea boat to the ...

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