HMS Queen Elizabeth setting sail for F-35B trials

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is scheduled to get underway from HMNB Portsmouth on Saturday for ...

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Russia's 'Vyshny Volochyok' starts first Mediterranean gig

The Russian Navy’s Black Sea Fleet corvette Vyshny Volochyok transited the Bosphorus on August 16 to start ...

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Dutch OPV nabs 406 kilos of cocaine in Caribbean Sea

The Royal Netherlands Navy offshore patrol vessel HNLMS Friesland has seized 406 kilos of cocaine from a vessel in ...

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UK restarts Type 31 frigate program competition

After halting a competition for the construction of five Type 31 frigates late July, the UK defense ministry has ...

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UK, Japan staging first bilateral amphibious drill

The UK Royal Navy and the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force are scheduled to conduct their first joint amphibious ...

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Final Royal Navy Tide-class tanker arrives home

The final of four Royal Navy Tide-class tankers – RFA Tideforce – has arrived in Cornwall, UK, where it ...

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Fincantieri acquires automation specialist Vitrociset

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri is boosting its logistic support capabilities with the acquisition of automation, ...

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Italy's newest FREMM frigate joins Op Atalanta

After ceding command over the EU-led counter-piracy operation Atalanta off the Horn of Africa to the Spanish Navy, ...

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HMS Sutherland returns from 7-month Asia Pacific deployment

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Sutherland returned to her homeport at Her Majesty’s Naval Base ...

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Italian police seizes 20 tons of hashish from research ship

Italian authorities have found 20 tons of hashish after intercepting a Panama-flagged research ship, the ...

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Iwo Jima ARG ships return from Europe, Middle East

After dropping off the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit in North Carolina, nearly 1,200 sailors aboard the ...

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German Navy orders V-200 VTOL UAV from UMS Skeldar

The Swiss-Swedish company UMS Skeldar has been contracted to deliver a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) ...

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HMS Diamond escorts Russian cruiser-destroyer duo in Channel

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Diamond escorted two Russian warships as they passed through the English ...

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German Naval Yards, TKMS join forces on MKS180 warship bid

German Naval Yards and thyssenkrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) – two Kiel-based shipbuilders – are joining ...

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HMS Albion wraps up Tokio visit

Royal Navy’s amphibious assault ship HMS Albion has wrapped up a five-day visit to Tokio, Japan, becoming the ...

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US donates 3 RHIBS, patrol boat to Bulgarian Navy

The United States have donated four new vessels to the Bulgarian Navy which will be used for the defense of the ...

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Elbit Systems gets $85m for Israeli Sa'ar 6 EW suites

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Technology company Elbit Systems has received an approximately $85 million contract from the Israeli Ministry of ...

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Damen to deliver steering gear for Chilean Navy icebreaker

Chile’s ASMAR Talcahuano Shipyard has awarded Damen Marine Components a contract to supply steering gear, ...

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HMS Agincourt affiliates with city of Torbay

The Royal Navy has announced that its seventh and final Astute-class submarine HMS Agincourt will be affiliated ...

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BAE Systems, Cammell Laird launch Leander frigate website

The Leander frigate design was offered for the Royal Navy's Type 31 frigates

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Italy-based USS Mount Whitney wraps up five-month patrol

US Navy Blue Ridge-class command and control ship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) returned to her forward-deployed ...

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NRP Sines arrives at Lisboa Naval Base for first time

The Portuguese Navy’s newest-commissioned offshore patrol vessel NRP Sines has arrived at her homeport at ...

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Second Tide-class tanker RFA Tiderace enters service

The Royal Navy has commissioned its second Tide-class tanker RFA Tiderace in a dedication ceremony in Portland. In ...

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Italian Navy discovers WW1 submarine sunk by British sloop

The Italian Navy has discovered a World War I submarine that was accidentally sunk by a British warship in 1917. ...

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