Internal leak prompts HMS Queen Elizabeth to return to port

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth made a surprise return to Portsmouth on July 9, despite having been ...

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13-nation naval exercise concludes in Chile

Navy ships and sailors from 13 nations completed UNITAS, the world’s longest running multinational maritime ...

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US Navy's MQ-8C unmanned helicopter reaches IOC

MQ-8C Fire Scout, the US Navy’s new unmanned helicopter, has reached initial operational capability (IOC) ...

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UK investing in further laser weapon development

Computer Generated Image illustrating the use of DEW on a Type 26 Frigate

The MoD has earmarked £130m for three Directed Energy Weapons demonstrators.

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Poland launches third navy tug Mieszko

Polish shipbuilder Remontowa Shipbuilding hosted a naming and launching ceremony for the Polish Navy’s third ...

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USS Normandy forced to break off COMPTUEX

US Navy’s Ticonderoga-class cruiser USS Normandy returned to its Norfolk homeport on July 6, less than a day ...

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USNS Comfort arrives in Peru

US Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) arrived in Callao, Peru, for the second port visit of its 2019 ...

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RAN, JMSDF meet in Canberra

Senior leaders from the navies of Australia and Japan met in Canberra for a series of engagements as the countries ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth tests newly-installed Phalanx CIWS

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has carried out the first test of its two Phalanx close-in weapon ...

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NATO ASW exercise Dynamic Mongoose underway off Norway

Ships and submarines from Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) are taking part in the anti-submarine warfare ...

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Talisman Sabre kicks off aboard USS Ronald Reagan

Exercise Talisman Sabre 2019, the largest Australian-US bilateral exercise, was held in the Port of Brisbane on ...

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USS Montgomery first LCS to deploy to Singapore since 2017

US Navy’s Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Montgomery (LCS 8) arrived at Singapore’s ...

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UK awards £85M contract to RR to boost Type-23 capabilities

The UK Ministry of Defence has signed an £85 million contract with engineering company Rolls-Royce to maintain the ...

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French submarine Saphir arrives in Cherbourg before retiring

On July 3, the French Navy’s nuclear attack submarine Saphir (S602) reached the Cherbourg port, prior to her ...

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UK Royal Marines test new Lightweight Multirole Missiles

UK’s Royal Marines have tested their ability to take out airborne targets with a new laser-guided missile ...

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Australia welcomes US Ronald Reagan Strike Group

The US Navy’s Ronald Reagan Strike Group has arrived in Brisbane, Australia, for a regularly scheduled port ...

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HMCS Toronto joins SNMG2 in Black Sea

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) has entered the Black Sea to conduct routine patrols with NATO allies.  Starting ...

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US Navy sends 2nd vessel to Gulf of Guinea

USNS Carson City (T-EFP 7), a military sealift command Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship, departed ...

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Romania picks Naval Group, SNC for new corvette program

Gowind corvette

The Romanian authorities have selected French Naval Group and its Romanian partner Santierul Naval Constanta (SNC) ...

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Fire claims lives of 14 men aboard Russian Navy submarine

Fourteen sailors have been killed in a fire on board a Russian Navy deepsea research submarine. The incident ...

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MacGregor to provide deck machinery for two US T-ATS ships

t-ats

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has been selected to supply repeat packages of deck machinery equipment for two new US ...

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KBR to help NAVAIR develop logistics IT solutions

KBR has been awarded a $45.9M task order to provide logistics information technology services to the US Naval Air ...

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India to acquire ships for navy, coast guard

India’s Ministry of Defence has issued four shipbuilding requests for proposal (RFP) for the acquisition of ...

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WASP tabletop exercise kicks off

Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division (NSWC PHD) is leading mobile logistics and the development of ...

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US Navy officially identifies WWII submarine S-28 wreck

The US Navy has officially validated the identity of WWII submarine S-28 (SS-133) wreck located off Oahu, Hawaii, ...

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Royal Australian Navy retires last locally built FFG

HMAS Newcastle

HMAS Newcastle (FFG 06), the Royal Australian Navy’s last locally built Adelaide class guided missile ...

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