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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French frigate seizes 7 tons of hashish in Indian Ocean

French Navy frigate FS Floreal has seized over 7 tons of hashish from two dhows in the Indian Ocean on September 23 ...

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Comtech lands $9,1m Iraqi Navy C4I deal

Florida-based Comtech Systems, a Comtech Telecommunications Corp. subsidiary, was recently awarded a $9.1 million ...

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Elbit lands $173m naval RCWS deal in Asia-Pacific

Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems announced it has been contracted to deliver naval remote-controlled weapon ...

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US Cyclone-class PBs test Griffin missiles in Middle East

US Navy Cyclone-class coastal patrol ships from the US 5th Fleet’s Combined Task Force (CTF) 55 honed artillery ...

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Royal Navy destroyer HMS Dragon deploys to Persian Gulf

Type 45 destroyer HMS Dragon got underway from her Portsmouth homeport on September 17 after a short, unspecified, ...

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Russian MPA shot down during Israeli attack on Syria

A Russian IL-20 maritime patrol aircraft disappeared from radar over Syria on Monday as Israeli jets carried out an ...

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Kuwait Coast Guard becomes 1st to command a CTF

The Royal Saudi Navy (RSN) has handed over command of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Combined Task Force 152 ...

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Focused op Vigilant Lion completed in Gulf of Aden

In an effort to ensure maritime security in the Gulf of Aden, the Singapore-led Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 ...

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Update: 2,521 AK-47 rifles seized by USS Jason Dunham

An illicit weapons shipment containing 2,521 AK-47 automatic rifles was seized by USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) on ...

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Egypt launches first locally built corvette

Port Said, the first warship built in Egypt, has been launched in Alexandria. The launching ceremony took place at ...

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Russia announces 25-ship Mediterranean Sea drill

Just days after media reports on Russia’s naval buildup in the Mediterranean Sea first emerged, the ...

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USS Jason Dunham intercepts arms shipment in Gulf of Aden

US Navy destroyer USS Jason Dunham has intercepted an unflagged boat transporting small arms in the Gulf of Aden. ...

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Russian warships in Syrian waters as new offensive looms

Russia has reportedly amassed a large task group in Syrian waters as Syrian president Bashar al-Assad mulls an ...

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Qatar's $3.7 billion NH90 helicopter contract finalized

Italian defense and aerospace contractor Leonardo announced that its $3.7 billion contract to deliver 28 NH90 ...

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US concludes Persian Gulf drill with Iraqi, Kuwaiti Navy

US Navy and Coast Guard personnel wrapped up a trilateral exercise with the navies of Iraq and Kuwait in the ...

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IAI to deliver Barak-8 missile system for Sa'ar-6 corvettes

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced it has received a contract to deliver its Barak-8 missile system for ...

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UK hands over command of CTF 150 to Royal Saudi Navy

After three months at the helm of Combined Task Force 150, the UK Royal Navy handed over command of the ...

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