Shaping UK’s amphibious capability

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Insights from Colonel Totten, Programme Director, Future Amphibious Force, Royal Marines.

Video: US destroyer, Russian Navy ship in close encounter

On January 9, 2020, while conducting routine operations in the North Arabian Sea, the US Navy’s Arleigh ...

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Japan to send destroyer, aircraft to Middle East

Japan revealed plans to send a warship and patrol planes to the Middle East in order to ensure the safety of ...

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French frigate seizes 1,500 kg of hashish in Arabian Sea

CMF

On January 5, 2020, French frigate Courbet (F 712), currently operating in support of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF ...

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Royal Navy vessels to safeguard UK ships in Strait of Hormuz

The UK’s Royal Navy would resume accompaniments of UK-flagged commercial vessels in the Strait of Hormuz, the ...

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Happy new year from Naval Today team!

The Naval Today team wishes all our readers joyous holidays and a happy and prosperous New Year! We would also like ...

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FMM wins USD 1.3 Bn deal to build 4 ships

Fincantieri

The U.S. Navy awarded a Lockheed Martin-led team, which includes Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM), a ...

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CMF: Royal Navy destroyer seizes record haul of crystal meth

HMS Defender (D36), a UK Royal Navy destroyer operating in the Gulf of Oman in direct support of Combined Task ...

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French frigate: 3.5 tons of hashish seized in Gulf of Oman

CMF

Courbet (F 712), a second-line multimission stealth frigate of the French Marine Nationale currently operating in ...

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Australia takes command of CTF 150

Combined Maritime Forces

An Australian-led staff of the Royal Australian Navy, Royal New Zealand Navy and Royal Canadian Navy assumed ...

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Australian Poseidon concludes first Middle East mission

The Royal Australian Air Force’s P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft has completed its first deployment to ...

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USS Abraham Lincoln enters Persian Gulf

A task group of ships assembled around US Navy aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln entered the Persian Gulf on ...

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Steel cut for first Saudi Navy MMSC combat ship

US shipbuilder Fincantieri Marinette Marine has started construction of the Royal Saudi Navy’s first ...

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IMX gathers 30 ships in Middle East

The IMX 19 (International Maritime Exercise) that took place in the Middle East recently gathered 30 ships and over ...

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Bahrain cleared to buy, refurbish second OHP frigate

Ex USS Robert G. Bradley was retired in 2014 and is being transferred to Bahrain.

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US leads International Maritime Exercise in Persian Gulf

The US Navy-led International Maritime Exercise 2019 (IMX 19) that will involve participants from over 50 nations ...

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French, UK frigates seize drugs in Arabian Sea

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose and French Cassard-class frigate FS Jean Bart made another drugs ...

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Navantia lays keel for first Saudi Navy Avante corvette

A keel-laying ceremony held in Cadiz, Spain, has marked the start of assembly works on the Royal Saudi Navy’s ...

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Turkey commissions final Ada-class corvette Kinaliada

A steel-cutting ceremony for the first MILGEM ship for the Pakistan Navy was held on the same day.

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