UK, Norway reinforce North Atlantic commitment

The UK and Norway have reinforced their commitment to joint anti-submarine operations in the North Atlantic. On ...

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UK, Indian Navy warships meet up for exercise Konkan

Royal Navy destroyer HMS Defender and Indian Navy frigate INS Tarkash carried out the annual bilateral exercise ...

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JFD acquires Dutch Ortega Submersibles

UK-based commercial and defense diving company JFD announced it has bought all the assets, IP and designs rights of ...

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Construction begins on second Royal Navy Type 26 frigate

Construction of the second of eight Royal Navy Type 26 frigates has gotten underway with a ceremony on the river ...

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NATO group heads for US, Canadian coasts

Ships from NATO’s Standing Maritime Group One (SNMG1) are en route to the United States and Canada after ...

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HMS Kent, Defender deploy for operations

Royal Navy Type 23 frigate and Type 45 destroyer HMS Defender got underway from Portsmouth on Sunday to deploy for ...

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UK: submariners sacked after testing positive for cocaine

The submariners served aboard one of four Royal Navy ballistic missile submarines.

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UK MoD hires wargame developer for training simulations

A wargame publisher has been hired to help explore ways the Royal Navy and other UK armed forces services could use ...

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HMS Talent arrives at new Faslane homeport

The Royal Navy Trafalgar-class attack submarine HMS Talent has arrived at HM Naval Base Clyde as part of the ...

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Russian Navy nuclear test site explosion kills two

An explosion at a Russian military range in Nyonoksa in the northwestern Arkhangelsk region on August 8 killed two ...

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Rheinmetall, MBDA to develop, test laser for K130 corvettes

German defense contractor Rheinmetall has joined forces with missile maker MBDA to develop, integrate and test a ...

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US Navy destroyer Porter enters Black Sea

US Navy’s Spain-based Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) is entering the Black ...

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HMS Forth monitors Russian counterpart in English Channel

The lead ship of a new class of Royal Navy patrol ships is escorting one of the Russian Navy’s ...

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Egyptian, French Navies train in the Med

French and Egyptian Navy ships rendezvoused in the Mediterranean Sea for a series of exercises aimed at ...

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Turkey's Preveze submarines getting SERO 400 periscopes

The submarines are currently undergoing a mid-life overhaul.

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Royal Navy joins Persian Gulf maritime mission with US Navy

The UK has confirmed its navy ships would join US assets on a new international maritime security mission in the ...

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Royal Navy frigate escorts Chinese Type 052C destroyer ...

Royal Navy frigate HMS Westminster escorted a Chinese Type 052C destroyer through the English Channel as it was ...

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French attack submarine Suffren enters water

French Navy submarine Suffren

The lead boat of a new class of French Navy nuclear-powered attack submarines is now in the water after it was ...

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Citing synergies, Germany chooses NH90 as Sea Lynx successor

After choosing the NHIndustries-developed NH90 to replace its old Sea King search and rescue helicopters, the ...

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USS Mount Whitney returns to Italy

USS Mount Whitney supported a major milestone by the re-established US 2nd Fleet.

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Final Tide-class tanker joins Royal Navy fleet

Almost a year after arriving in the UK for military customization and armament, Tide-class tanker RFA Tideforce ...

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Jet suit man dashes between Royal Navy boats at sea

A Royal Marine Reservist who developed his own jet-powered body suit headed into the Solent with fast patrol boat ...

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Standing NATO groups welcome new flagships in Spain

NATO’s two standing maritime groups welcomed new flagships in a ceremony at naval station Rota, Spain, on ...

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HMS Duncan reaches Strait of Hormuz

Royal Navy destroyer HMS Duncan has arrived in the Persian Gulf where it is set to ensure the safe passage of ...

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