Italian Navy takes delivery of 7th FREMM frigate

The Italian Navy has taken delivery of its newest frigate, Federico Martinengo. The delivery ceremony took place at ...

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Damen lays keel for first of two Pakistan Navy OPVs

Dutch shipbuilder Damen recently hosted a keel-laying ceremony for the first of two Pakistan Navy offshore patrol ...

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UK officially launches Submarine Delivery Agency

The UK defense ministry officially launched the Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA) on April 23. SDA will lead on the ...

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Israel names four new German-built Sa’ar 6 corvettes

Israeli Navy Commander in Chief has announced the names of the four Sa’ar 6 vessels currently under construction in ...

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New Royal Navy tanker joins maiden warfare drill

The first in a new class of Royal Navy tankers – the RFA Tidespring – arrived at the Royal Navy’s ...

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Royal Navy's HMS Albion set for Indonesia visit

Royal Navy landing platform dock HMS Albion is scheduled to arrive in Indonesia on April 22, for the ship’s ...

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UK starts construction of maritime patrol aircraft hub

The UK defense secretary cut the first turf on April 19 for a new facility at RAF Lossiemouth which will house the ...

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UK's multinational drill Joint Warrior starts next week

The UK-hosted multinational, tri-service exercise Joint Warrior is starting next week with warships and personnel ...

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Italian Navy decommissions Soldati-class ITS Bersagliere

The Italian Navy decommissioned its third Soldati-class patrol ship ITS Bersagliere in a ceremony at Italian naval ...

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USS Harry S. Truman arrives in Europe

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman and ships from its carrier strike group entered the US 6th Fleet area ...

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Helsinki hosts USS Porter

The US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) arrived in Helsinki, Finland, ...

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Turkish company showcases remotely-controlled naval mine

A Turkish defense company has shared video footage of what it says is an unmanned underwater vehicle capable of ...

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Kongsberg gets $153M contract for Malaysian Navy NSM missile

The Royal Malaysian Navy has awarded Norwegian defense contractor Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace a EUR124 ...

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Royal Navy minehunter concludes SNMCMG1 deployment

Royal Navy’s Hunt-class mine countermeasures vessel HMS Cattistock returned to Portsmouth Naval Base on April ...

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Mexican Navy long-range OPV getting Indra's RIGEL EDS

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has contracted Spanish defense technology company Indra to equip the Mexican Navy’s ...

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German Navy acquiring new minehunters

The German Navy has launched the process of acquiring a fleet of new minehunters for its Kiel-based 3rd ...

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French frigate seizes heroin in Indian Ocean

French Navy frigate FS La Fayette seized over 400 kilos of heroin from a dhow it intercepted in the Indian Ocean in ...

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OIP, Hydroid join forces for Belgian MCM program

Belgian defense contractor OIP Sensor Systems (OIP) announced it has signed a teaming agreement with Hydroid, a ...

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NATO SNMCMG1 completes ordnance disposal ops off France

Ships from Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1) wrapped up historical ordinance disposal ...

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US, UK, France launch strikes on Syrian chemical facilities

US, French and UK forces launched strikes on Syrian chemical facilities in the morning hours of April 14 in ...

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HMS Forth enters service

HMS Forth, the first of Royal Navy’s five new Batch-2 River-class offshore patrol vessels, entered service in ...

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Saudi Arabia, Spain finalize Avante 2200 corvette deal

Spain and Saudi Arabia have finalized a framework agreement which will see Spanish shipbuilder Navantia deliver ...

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First full-British F-35B aerial refueling takes place

UK’s F-35B Lightning jets which will be operated by the Royal Navy and Air Force recently achieved another ...

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German Navy tender Mosel to join operation Sophia

On April 18, 2018, the German Navy’s tender Mosel will depart its homeport Kiel, heading to the Mediterranean ...

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BAE Systems investing in AI, electronic warfare research

UK defense contractor BAE Systems has announced a £10 million (approx. $14.2m) investment into upgrades of the ...

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