SOF drill Trojan Footprint expanding from the Baltic

Personnel from ten nations rehearsed the rapid deployment of special operations and armed forces in a drill that is ...

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BAE Systems completes autonomous RIB trials

UK defense technology company BAE Systems has completed “one-of-a-kind” trials of the autonomous ...

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German minehunter Weilheim joining SNMCMG1

German Navy Frankenthal-class minehunter FGS Weilheim is set to join the Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 1 ...

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Italian aircraft carrier Cavour docks for F-35B upgrades

The 2008-built carrier will be fitted with capability to operate the Joint Strike Fighter.

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German NH90 wraps up mission demonstrations

The German Navy’s new NH90 Sea Lion helicopter performed mission demonstrations for its relevant roles ...

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French submarine La Minerve found after 50 years

A French Navy submarine that disappeared over 50 years ago in the Mediterranean Sea has just been discovered, ...

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HMS Albion ends two-month Baltic Sea mission

Royal Navy landing platform dock HMS Albion returned to her home port of HM Naval Base Devonport in Plymouth, after ...

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French Navy receives sixth FREMM frigate Normandie

French shipbuilder Naval Group delivered the sixth FREMM frigate, future FS Normandie, to the Marine Nationale ...

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Royal Navy's Martlet missile makes Type 23 frigate debut

The missile will defend against small boat attacks.

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"World's largest aluminium OPV" ready for launch

French shipbuilder OCEA is ready to launch the 84-meter offshore patrol vessel OPV 270 for the Philippines Coast ...

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First UK P-8A Poseidon starts test flights

The UK’s first Poseidon MRA Mk1 (P-8A) maritime patrol aircraft has completed its first flight, marking ...

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UK sending HMS Duncan to Persian Gulf amid Iran tensions

The UK is sending Type 45 destroyer HMS Duncan to the Persian Gulf in the wake of an escalation of tensions in the ...

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France launches attack submarine Suffren

Suffren boats will be more silent, durable, and deadly than their predecessors.

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Dutch Navy modernizing support, hydrographic ships

The Netherlands defense ministry has awarded Dutch shipbuilder Damen a contract for the refit and upgrades of three ...

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HMS Lancaster set to return to fleet after 2-year overhaul

Royal Navy frigate HMS Lancaster is preparing to welcome crew back on board, two years after starting her overhaul ...

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Italian Navy Special Forces receive new fast boat

Italian Navy special forces – the Operational Raiders Group (Gruppo Operativo Incursori) – received the first of ...

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ECA Group contracted for Chilean submarine systems upgrades

CS Simpson (SS 21)

The Chilean Navy has awarded French defense contractor ECA Group a contract to upgrade the steering consoles of ...

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USS Ross returns from eighth forward-deployed patrol

US Navy destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) returned to its Spanish homeport at Naval Station Rota on July 7, completing ...

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Another Australian company gets Type 26 supplier contract

An Adelaide-based composite materials developer has become the latest Type 26 global combat ship supplier, the ...

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Internal leak prompts HMS Queen Elizabeth to return to port

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth made a surprise return to Portsmouth on July 9, despite having been ...

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UK investing in further laser weapon development

Computer Generated Image illustrating the use of DEW on a Type 26 Frigate

The MoD has earmarked £130m for three Directed Energy Weapons demonstrators.

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Poland launches third navy tug Mieszko

Polish shipbuilder Remontowa Shipbuilding hosted a naming and launching ceremony for the Polish Navy’s third ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth tests newly-installed Phalanx CIWS

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has carried out the first test of its two Phalanx close-in weapon ...

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NATO ASW exercise Dynamic Mongoose underway off Norway

Ships and submarines from Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) are taking part in the anti-submarine warfare ...

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