US sub tender arrives for drills with Australian submariners

US Navy submarine tender USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) arrived in Fremantle, Australia, on September 11 as part of the ...

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Thailand orders Type 071E landing platform dock from China

The Royal Thai Navy has ordered a Type 071E landing platform dock (LPD) ship in what became China’s first ...

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Australia sending Poseidon to support N. Korea sanctions

A frigate was expected to participate in the operation later this year.

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Australian's second Supply-class tanker launched in Spain

Spanish shipbuilder Navantia has launched the second of two Royal Australian Navy auxiliary oiler replenishment ...

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Thailand hosts first US-ASEAN maritime exercise

This is the US Navy's first exercise of its kind with ASEAN.

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Australian sub home after five months of drills

Royal Australian Navy submarine HMAS Farncomb returned home after completing a deployment that saw her take part in ...

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US clears sale of MK 54 torpedoes for South Korean P-8As

The US state department has approved a possible sale of 31 MK 54 lightweight torpedoes to the Republic of Korea. ...

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Singapore decommissions three Fearless-class patrol vessels

They are being replaced by larger and more modern littoral mission vessels.

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South Korea's Hanwha Systems to upgrade Philippine frigates

The Philippines defense department has contracted South Korean defense company Hanwha Systems for the upgrades of ...

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Submarine HMAS Sheean returns from five-month deployment

Royal Australian Navy submarine HMAS Sheean returned to her Garden Island homeport earlier this month, completing a ...

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Australia joining Hormuz shipping protection mission

The Australian government has decided to join the US-led mission to protect merchant shipping in the Strait of ...

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Indonesian KCR-60 fast-attack craft getting BAE's 57mm guns

A total of four locally-built Indonesian Navy KCR-60 fast-attack craft will be receiving BAE Systems’ Bofors 57 Mk3 ...

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Donated Filipino corvette arrives from South Korea

The Philippine Navy’s newest corvette BRP Conrado Yap has arrived home after starting its journey from South ...

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Singapore hosts 11-nation SEACAT drill

The 18th edition of international exercise Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) kicked in Singapore on ...

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HMAS Hobart tests SM-2 in Australian waters

The missile firing took place ahead of the ship's maiden operational deployment.

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Canadian frigate-tanker duo returns from Asia deployment

A Royal Canadian Navy frigate and a leased replenishment ship supporting navy operations have concluded a ...

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Australian Navy extends patrol boat lease

The boats were leased by the navy after it experienced issues with Armidale-class boats.

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Attack submarine USS Oklahoma City returns from ...

US Navy Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Oklahoma City (SSN 723) returned from a four-month Indo-Pacific ...

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Austal, Trinidad and Tobago ink deal for CCPB duo

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Australian shipbuilder Austal has signed a contract to construct two Cape-class patrol boats (CCPB) for the ...

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US, Malaysia start Maritime Training Activity exercise

US Navy and Coast Guard ships arrived in Malaysia on August 13 for the start of Maritime Training Activity (MTA) ...

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Inaugural EOD drill Hydracrab kicks off in Guam

Four Indo-Pacific navies are taking part.

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US Navy ships denied Hong Kong port visits amidst protests

Two US Navy ships were not allowed to visit Hong Kong in the wake of anti-government protests in the Chinese ...

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US, Japan navies complete mine warfare drill MIWEX

US Navy mine warfare specialists from the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 5 and their Japan ...

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