EU NAVFOR flagship’s crew train with Tanzanian Navy

Over the course of three days from 12th to the 14th November, members of the Tanzanian Defence Force Navy trained ...

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Armed Forces of Malta gets upgraded OPV P61

On November 27, 2017, Fincantieri delivered Offshore Patrol Vessel P61 to the Armed Forces of Malta, following ...

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Force Commander of EU NAVFOR’s Operation Atalanta ...

On 14th November, the Force Commander of EU NAVFOR’s Operation Atalanta, Rear Admiral Fabio Gregori visited General ...

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Royal Navy reshuffles frigate homeporting

The UK defense ministry has announced a new homeporting plan for the Royal Navy’s thirteen Type 23 frigates. ...

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HMS Sutherland deploying to Asia Pacific next year

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Sutherland will be joining sister ship HMS Argyll as it deploys to the Asia ...

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Greece hosts international maritime drill Niriis 2017

Ships and personnel from a number of NATO and ally navies are participating in the Greek-hosted maritime exercise ...

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UK MOD announces new £18m Long Range Radar contract

A new £18 million contract for work on the Royal Navy’s Long Range Radar (LRR) was announced by UK defense ...

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HMS Diamond aborts deployment due to propeller issues

Royal Navy destroyer HMS Diamond is returning home early from a deployment to the Persian Gulf after experiencing ...

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GDBIW joins forces with Navantia for FFG(X) frigate bid

US shipbuilder General Dynamics Bath Iron Works has teamed up with Spanish Navantia to compete for a contract to ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth sails with Consolite NVG lighting

When Royal Navy aircraft carrier Queen Elizabeth got underway from Rosyth in June this year, the ship sailed with a ...

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French amphibious group deploys to Indian Ocean

A French Navy amphibious task group got underway from the Toulon naval base on Wednesday, November 21, for a ...

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Albanian patrol boat concludes year-long SNMG2 deployment

Albanian Navy Iliria-class patrol boat ALS Oriku has wrapped up a full year of operations with the Standing NATO ...

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French Navy receives new visual defense simulators

The French Navy has received a new visual defense simulator (Simdav) at its base in Brest, the system manufacturer ...

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What happens to a German submarine in distress

In what is obviously a response to the massive international search and recuse effort for the missing Argentine ...

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Queen Elizabeth enters Portsmouth ahead of commissioning

The first of Royal Navy’s Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers wrapped up her second round of trials ...

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Royal Navy escorts Russian destroyer through English Channel

Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset scrambled recently to shadow a Russian naval destroyer as it transited the Moray ...

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Poland set to commission first Kormoran II minehunter

The Polish Navy’s first Kormorant II-class minehunter ORP ‘Kormoran’ has passed all state and ...

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Turkish Navy decommissions 74 year old submarine rescue ship

A former US Navy submarine rescue ship has concluded over seven decades of service with two navies. Decommissioned ...

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Italian warship arrests pirates, seizes vessels after chase

The crew of the Italian Navy frigate ITS Virginio Fasan has arrested six pirates and seized their vessels after a ...

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NATO's SNMG1 concludes Mediterranean Sea stint

Ships form NATO’s Standing Maritime Group 1 have concluded their Mediterranean Sea stint taking part in ...

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Royal Navy destroys bomb lying near North Sea gas pipeline

A team of Royal Navy divers was called upon to destroy a 500lb wartime bomb which was first dredged up and then ...

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Russia launches first Borei-A submarine Knyaz Vladimir

Russian shipbuilder Sevmash launched the Russian Navy’s first modernized, Borei-A (Project 955-A) submarine ...

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Indian Navy's submarine rescue systems set for 2018 delivery

The Indian Navy’s 3rd generation submarine rescue systems (SRS) will be ready for delivery in 2018, JFD ...

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UK MoD announces HMS Queen Elizabeth commissioning date

Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is to be commissioned by the Queen in a ceremony on ...

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RFA Tidespring arrives in Portsmouth for commissioning

The lead ship in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s new tanker fleet, the RFA Tidespring, has arrived in Portsmouth to ...

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