Guided-Missile Frigate Takes Part in PASSEX, Hosts Japan

  The guided-missile frigate USS McClusky (FFG 41) participated in a joint forces passing exercise (PASSEX) ...

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Naval Drills Unrelated to Tensions, China Says

  China has said a series of recent naval drills are “routine” and unrelated to simmering tensions ...

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Australia: JTF 633 Spends Three Days with HMAS ...

  A recent visit to HMAS Toowoomba by Australian Army and Air Force members of Joint Task Force (JTF) 633, has ...

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Royal Australian Navy to Re-establish Naval Presence on ...

  THE Royal Australian Navy should urgently re-establish a naval presence on Thursday Island off Cape York or ...

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US Navy Ships to Take Part in CARAT

  Three United States Navy ships are expected to take part in this year’s Philippine-US ...

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Australian Navy Delivers Veterinary Care

  Veterinarians and technicians from the U.S Army, Australian Army, Spanish Navy and non-government ...

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Virginia-Class Submarine USS Texas Departs Joint Base ...

  Virginia-class submarine USS Texas (SSN 775) departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, for a ...

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Australia: Governor General Reviews Navy’s Newest Officers

  The Governor General, Her Excellency Quentin Bryce, AC, formally graduated the Navy’s newest batch of ...

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Japan: Essex Amphibious Ready Group Departs for ...

  Ships of the forward-deployed Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) got underway June 23 for a patrol of the ...

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USS George Washington Starts Command Assessment ...

  The Afloat Training Group (ATG), Commander Task Force (CTF) 70, and Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF) began ...

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Retired Master Chief Petty Officer of Navy Visits USS ...

  A retired master chief petty officer of the Navy (MCPON) visited 7th Fleet command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC ...

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Guided-Missile Frigate USS Reuben James Returns to ...

  Families and friends greeted guided-missile frigate USS Reuben James (FFG 57) with as the ship returned to ...

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Amphibious Transport Dock Ship Welcomes Papua New ...

  Seven soldiers and sailors from the Timor-Leste and Papua New Guinea Defense Forces will complete Ship Rider ...

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Australian Navy Releases Anzac Class Frigates Contract

  Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that the tender had been released for a five-year ...

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Australia: Defence Ministers Announce New Naval Combat ...

  Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare announced that the ...

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Australia: Navy Deals With New Faults in HMAS Tobruk

  THE navy has suffered another setback with its amphibious ships after new faults were discovered in HMAS ...

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Australia: More Women to Serve in Navy Submarines

Minister for Defence Science and Personnel Warren Snowdon has cleared the way for more women to serve in Navy ...

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Chinese Warships between Japanese Islands Raise Concern

The photographs of Chinese warships speeding between Japanese islands in the Pacific for drills circulated quickly ...

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Indonesia, South Korea to Collaborate in Handling Piracy

  The Indonesian and South Korean navies have agreed to cooperate in handling piracy and a variety of other ...

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UK: HMS York Comes Home After Five-Month Deployment

  HMS York is on the last leg of her five-month deployment to the southern oceans after passing through the ...

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China Conducts Large-Scale Military Exercise

  A local daily reported Monday that China’s East China Sea Fleet has been conducting an unprecedentedly ...

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Australian Sailors to Use 3-D Avatars to Train on Ships ...

  Sailors will be able to use 3-D avatars to train on ships that are currently under construction thanks to ...

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USS McCampbell Blocks North Korean Missile Carrier

The US Navy has intercepted a North Korean ship suspected of carrying missile technology to Myanmar two weeks ago, ...

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HMNZS Te Mana Abandons China Visit After Breaking Down

  A New Zealand navy frigate has had to abandon a port visit to China after breaking down during a tour of ...

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West Australian Shipbuilder Austal to Build New Patrol Boats

  West Australian shipbuilder Austal has been chosen as preferred tenderer to build eight new patrol boats for ...

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TE MANA Exercises with Indian Navy Ship KESARI

  The frigate TE MANA has undertaken exercises with the Indian Navy Ship INS KESARI in the Bay of ...

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Ships from Pacific Fleet Leave China

  Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit consisting of large ASW ship Admiral Panteleyev and rescue tug Fotiy Krylov ...

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