Qatar Coast Guard's 48-meter patrol boat passes sea trials

Turkish shipbuilder ARES has completed sea trials for the first of two 48-meter patrol boats designed and built for ...

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Cammell Laird, BAE Systems focusing on exports for Type 31e

UK shipbuilder Cammell Laird is working hard to secure the bid to build a new class of Royal Navy frigates, the ...

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Germany's third F125 frigate 'Sachsen Anhalt' takes to sea

Baden-Württemberg-class frigate Sachsen Anhalt

Future FGS Sachsen Anhalt, the German Navy’s third F125 class frigate, set sail for first time on February 22 ...

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HMS Forth en route to Portsmouth homeport

HMS Forth, the first of five new Royal Navy patrol vessels, has started a journey to her new homeport in Portsmouth ...

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Iwo Jima ARG ships enter US 6th Fleet AOR

US Navy ships from the Iwo Jima amphibious ready group (ARG) entered the US 6th Fleet area of operations together ...

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German minehunter Bad Bevensen joining SNMCMG1

German Navy’s Frankenthal-class mine hunter FGS Bad Bevensen is scheduled to depart its Kiel homeport on ...

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Rolls-Royce bags two Type 26 frigate contracts

BAE Systems has awarded propulsion systems specialist Rolls-Royce two contracts to supply low-noise propellers and ...

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Electrical issues force German tanker to quit Norway drill

German Navy’s 40-year-old tanker FGS Spessart was forced to abort its participation in a Norwegian-hosted ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth now has a ping pong club

The Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is so big that the crew have had enough space ...

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Fincantieri lays keel for Italian Navy's new LHD

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held a keel laying ceremony for the Italian Navy’s new landing helicopter ...

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Russian task group enters Atlantic en route to Severomorsk

A Russian Navy task group returning from their deployment as part of the country’s permanent Mediterranean ...

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HMS Sutherland to join Australian fleet drill Ocean Explorer

A fleet of Royal Australian Navy ships departed Fleet Base East in Garden Island, Sydney, on Tuesday to start ...

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Dutch submarine HNLMS Walrus concludes Portsmouth visit

Royal Dutch Navy submarine HNLMS Walrus paid a weekend visit to Portsmouth, UK, becoming the first submarine in two ...

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Airbus sets up maritime surveillance unit

European aeronautical major Airbus has re-organized its subsidiary SIGNALIS into the Maritime Surveillance Centre ...

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Brazil's purchase of HMS Ocean confirmed

The sale of Royal Navy helicopter carrier HMS Ocean to the Brazilian Navy has been officially confirmed, UK media ...

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US Navy sends two destroyers to the Black Sea

The US Navy now has two guided-missile destroyers in the Black Sea after USS Carney transited the Bosphorus on ...

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Royal Navy decommissions HMS Gleaner

The Royal Navy has decommissioned its smallest ship, the HMSML Gleaner, in a ceremony at Devonport Naval Base. ...

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Spanish minehunter ESPS Segura joins NATO SNMCMG2 in the Med

The lead ship of the Spanish Navy’s Segura-class minehunters got underway from her Cartagena homeport on ...

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New floating dock launched for Italian Navy's La Spezia base

Italian shipbuilder Cantieri Navali Megaride launched a new floating dock for the Italian Navy’s La Spezia ...

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Poland, Canada join NATO in potential MPRA buy

Canada and Poland joined a number of their NATO counterparts on a program which could result in a joint acquisition ...

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Fire breaks out on Russian destroyer Marshal Shaposhnikov

 A fire broke out aboard the Russian Navy Udaloy-class destroyer Marshal Shaposhnikov in Vladivostok during ...

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Indian Navy's DSRV completes harbor trials

Indian Navy’s deep search and rescue vehicles (DSRV) came one step closer to delivery after completing harbor ...

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Four-nation drill Khunjar Haad concludes in Gulf of Oman

Ships and personnel from the navies of Oman, UK, France and US concluded the international exercise Khunjar Haad in ...

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Delayed Spanish submarines will be over budget, MOD confirms

The Spanish Navy’s four new S-80 submarines will cost EUR1.5 billion (approx. 1.85 b) more than it was ...

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HMS Sutherland honors sunken HMAS Sydney

HMS Sutherland, a Royal Navy Type 23 frigate on a deployment to Asia Pacific, stopped in the Eastern Indian Ocean ...

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Royal Navy detonates bomb which closed London City Airport

The Royal Navy has detonated a 500 kg WWII bomb which forced the London City Airport to cancel flights on Sunday ...

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