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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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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