US 5th Fleet commander found dead in Bahrain residence

US Navy Vice Adm. Scott A. Stearney, US Naval Forces Central Command / US 5th Fleet commander, was found in his ...

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Fincantieri lays keel for first Qatari Doha-class corvette

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held a keel laying ceremony for the first Qatari Navy Doha-class corvette at ...

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HMS Dragon seizes three tons of hashish in Middle East

Royal Navy Type 45 destroyer HMS Dragon has seized three tons of hashish in a Persian Gulf operation, the Royal ...

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FS Cassard rescues seafarers during Franco-Kuwaiti exercise

French Navy anti-air warfare destroyer FS Cassard rescued twelve crew members of the Panama-flagged asphalt-bitumen ...

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Qatar, US Navy conclude exercise Eastern Sailor

Qatari Emiri Naval Forces recently completed Eastern Sailor 19, an exercise conducted annually with the US Navy and ...

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Bahrain receives second upgraded Al Manama-class vessel

The Royal Bahrain Naval Service received its second upgraded Al Manama-class combatant at Royal Bahrain Navy ...

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USS Lewis B. Puller embarks first AMCM in Middle East

The US Navy’s expeditionary sea-base platform ship USS Lewis B. Puller (ESB 3) has embarked an MH-53E Sea ...

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Turkey's Ares lands Omani fast patrol vessel deal

Turkish shipbuilder Ares announced it has been awarded a contract to deliver fast patrol vessels to the Royal Oman ...

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HMS Montrose forward-deploys to Middle East

Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose became the first Royal Navy frigate to forward-deploy to the Persian Gulf as she got ...

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HMAS Ballarat starts nine-month Middle East mission

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat got underway from her homeport Fleet Base West at Garden Island on ...

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Bahrain-based Royal Navy minehunters visit Qatar

HMS Brocklesby and Shoreham, two of the UK’s Persian Gulf-based minehunters, sailed from Bahrain to Doha to give ...

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US destroyer trains with Egyptian Navy

US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) met up with Egyptian Navy’s ...

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Pakistan commissions fleet tanker PNS Moawin

The Pakistan Navy commissioned its new fleet tanker PNS Moawin in a ceremony on October 16. PNS Moawin was ...

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RFA Lyme Bay joins Anglo-Omani drill Saif Sareea 3

Royal Fleet Auxiliary amphibious support ship RFA Lyme Bay has arrived at the port of Duqm in Oman to join ...

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USS Ross 1st US Navy ship to visit Ashdod in 19 years

Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) has become the first US Navy ship to visit Israeli ...

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Assault ship HMS Albion arrives in Oman for Saif Sareea

Royal Navy amphibious assault ship HMS Albion has arrived in Oman ahead of the start of an exercise that will see ...

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First Saudi MH-60R in Mayport for flight crew training

The first of ten future Royal Saudi Arabian Navy MH60-R Seahawk helicopters landed at Naval Station Mayport on ...

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