French frigate seizes heroin off the Horn of Africa

French frigate FS Surcouf collaborated with a Royal New Zealand Air Force P-3K2 Orion maritime patrol aircraft to ...

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France takes over command of Combined Task Force 150

Canada has concluded a five-month period of commanding the Bahrain-headquartered Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150) ...

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USS Laboon makes second Arabian Sea drug bust in five days

U.S. Navy destroyer USS Laboon made its second drug bust in five days, seizing 500 kg of hashish in the Arabian Sea ...

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US destroyer seizes 270 kg of heroin in Arabian Sea

U.S. Navy destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) seized 270 kilograms of heroin from a small stateless dhow in the ...

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Pakistan assumes command of Combined Task Force 150

The Pakistan Navy has taken command of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 of the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) after ...

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Royal Navy assumes command of CTF 150

The Royal Navy has taken command of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 after conducting a handover ceremony with the ...

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Royal Navy to take charge of Combined Task Force 150

Royal Navy personnel from HMS Excellent, a shore establishment of the Navy, will head to the Arabian Gulf where ...

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HMAS Melbourne returns from Middle East deployment

Royal Australian Navy’s Adelaide-class guided-missile frigate HMAS Melbourne returned to her Sydney homeport ...

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HMS St Albans hosts Royal Marines for fast roping exercise

Royal Marines have tested their skills and know-how by fast roping from a helicopter onto HMS St Albans flightdeck. ...

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$64 million heroin interception for HMAS Melbourne

In her third drug seizure so far, HMAS Melbourne has intercepted another 216 kilograms of high-grade heroin in the ...

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CTF 150, Operation Atalanta Flagships Meet at Sea

On Thursday 29 June, flag ships from Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 and Operation Atalanta, both involved in ...

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Commander CTF-150 Meets Saudi Naval Authorities

In June 2015, French Ship (FS) Var, which is hosting CTF-150 commander Captain Crignola and his staff, stopped in ...

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CTF 150 Ships Help Mariners in the Gulf of Aden

Mid-June 2015 saw Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 coordinate ships involved in maritime security operations to ...

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Commander CTF-150 Embarks FF Surcouf

Captain René-Jean Crignola, Commander, Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150), visited La Fayette class, French Frigate ...

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Commander CTF-150 Boards HMNZS Te Kaha

Commander Combined Task Force 150 (CCTF-150) visited Her Majesty’s New Zealand Ship (HMNZS) Te Kaha, an Anzac class ...

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CTF-150 and Tanzania Discuss Cooperation

Combined Task Force 150’s (CTF-150) flagship, French Ship (FS) Var, and Her Majesty’s Ship Richmond recently ...

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FS Surcouf Becomes Part of CTF-150

French Navy’s frigate FS Surcouf joined the Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150) to take part in maritime ...

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CTF 150, TF 473 Meet aboard FS Var

Combined Task Force (CTF) 150’s flagship, French Ship (FS) Var, had on-going interactions in the North Arabian Sea, ...

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Australian Navy Disrupts Terrorism Funding

The funding of terrorism has taken a hit thanks to the efforts of Australian Navy personnel who completed a ...

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USCG Aquidneck Supports CTF-150 Ops

Over the past few weeks, the United States Coast Guard Cutter Aquidneck has patrolled the Gulf of Oman to conduct ...

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CMF Conducts Counter-Terrorism Ops with CTF-150

Warships, helicopters and maritime patrol aircraft from New Zealand, Pakistan, the United Kingdom and the United ...

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