Sri Lanka receives gifted Chinese frigate

The Sri Lanka Navy officially received a former Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy frigate in a handover ...

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USS Boxer, FS Charles de Gaulle train in Andaman Sea

US Navy amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) met up with the task group assembled around French Navy aircraft ...

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HMAS Perth spent two years in dock due to sailor shortage

Royal Australian Navy problems with personnel shortages have led to the Anzac-class frigate HMAS Perth spending ...

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HMAS Success makes last overseas visit before retiring

Royal Australian Navy oiler HMAS Success conducted its last foreign port visit before retiring after 33 years of ...

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US, Thailand kick off exercise CARAT

The US Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard joined Royal Thai Navy and Marine Corps to kick off the 25th annual ...

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HMAS Ballarat seizes AU$1B of drugs on Middle East tour

The crew of Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat seized over AU$1 billion worth of drugs during her nine ...

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FS Charles de Gaulle visits Singapore

French aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle has arrived in Singapore where the French defense minister will be ...

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Taiwan starts construction of missile corvettes, minelayers

Taiwan has kicked off construction of three Tuo Chiang-class missile corvettes and four next-generation minelayers ...

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Australian Navy wraps up Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019

Ships from the Royal Australian Navy’s Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019 (IPE 19) joint task force have returned to ...

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HHI launches first of two Philippine Navy frigates

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries launched the Philippine Navy’s future frigate BRP Jose ...

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Australia, Japan, Korea, US launch inaugural naval drill

Ships from the navies of Australia, Japan, Republic of Korea and the United States arrived in Guam, May 22, to take ...

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Japan-based USS Ronald Reagan deploys for Indo-Pacific ops

The US Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) got underway from Yokosuka, Japan, ...

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USS Michigan returns from 30-month deployment

US Navy’s Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Michigan (SSGN 727) returned home to the Pacific Northwest ...

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US approves sale of torpedoes, SM-2 missiles to Canada, ROK

The US State Department has approved sales of MK 54 lightweight torpedoes to the Royal Canadian Navy and SM-2 Block ...

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HMAS Arunta tests stability after AMCAP upgrade

HMAS Arunta

The first Royal Australian Navy Anzac-class frigate to undergo the Anzac Midlife Capability Assurance Program ...

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French carrier trains with Australian, Japanese, US ships

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle (R 91) met up with ships from the navies of the US, Australia and ...

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Future HMNZS Manawanui arrives in New Zealand

The Royal New Zealand Navy’s diving support and hydrographic survey vessel has arrived in New Zealand after a ...

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US, Philippines carry out joint search and rescue drill

US Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750) and vessels from the Philippine Coast Guard conducted joint ...

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18-nation ASEAN maritime drill wraps up in Singapore

A 19-ship exercise organized by the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM)-Plus concluded in Singapore on ...

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Former US Coast Guard cutter Sherman arrives in Sri Lanka

Former US Coast Guard cutter Sherman arrived at the port of Colombo, Sri Lanka, on May 12, eight months after it ...

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Keel laid for Australia's first Arafura-class OPV

The Royal Australian Navy’s Arafura-class Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) program reached a new milestone on ...

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Taiwan breaks ground on new submarine construction yard

Taiwan is starting construction of a new facility that will allow the country to build its own submarines. The ...

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