USS John C. Stennis Raises Its Flag

US Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) reached the end of one journey and began ...

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New Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief East Appointed

Vice Admiral Satish Soni, PVSM, AVSM,NM, ADC took over as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval ...

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UK: HMS Somerset Flies County Flag Operationally during ...

HMS Somerset Flies County Flag Operationally during Exercise Joint Warrior

This week Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset has hoisted the recently endorsed Somerset county flag from its yardarm ...

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US Navy Plans to Reduce Flag Officer Structure

US Navy Plans to Reduce Flag Officer Structure

Upon the recommendation of the Chief of Naval Operations, the Secretary of the Navy has approved the initial step ...

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US Navy Gets Confederate Naval Flag After Nearly 150 Years

US Navy Gets Confederate Naval Flag After Nearly 150 Years

A Confederate flag finished a nearly 150-year journey as it traded hands from the Harrisonburg-Rockingham ...

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US Admiral Returns Flag to Japan

In a gesture of friendship and goodwill, Rear Adm. James F. Caldwell, commander, Submarine Force, U.S. Pacific ...

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UK: HMS Somerset Hoists New Somerset County Flag

HMS Somerset Hoists New Somerset County Flag

The Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset hoisted the new Somerset County flag after being presented with it by the ...

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USA: Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor Celebrates Flag Day 2013

Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor Celebrates Flag Day 2013

Sailors from Trident Training Facility (TTF) Bangor laid to rest faded and torn flags during a flag retirement ...

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Severnaya Verf Hosts Boiky Flag Hoisting (Russia)

Severnaya Verf, on May 16, hosted a ceremony to celebrate the signing of the Acceptance Act and hoisting the RF ...

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NRP Alvares Cabral Takes Over Duties as EU NVFOR Flag Ship

NRP Alvares Cabral Takes Over Duties as EU NVFOR Flag Ship

The Portuguese Frigate NRP Álvares Cabral joined the EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia – Operation Atalanta on 6 ...

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Russian Navy Hoists St Andrew’s Flag at New Main HQ

Russian naval ensign, Saint Andrew’s Flag was triumphantly hoisted on the Admiralty building in St. ...

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UK: First Sea Lord Flies His Flag from HMS Victory

First Sea Lord Flies his Flag from HMS Victory

First Sea Lord Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope has seen his flag hoisted at HMS Victory in a handover ceremony with the ...

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Flag-Hoisting Ceremony Held for Russian Grachonok-Class Boat

Flag-Hoisting Ceremony Held for Russian Grachonok-Class Boat

A solemn flag-hoisting ceremony was held in Black Sea Fleet (BSF) Novorossiysk Naval Base on the newest ...

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First Flag Officer Steps Onboard Royal Navy’s Newest ...

The Deputy Fleet Commander, Vice Admiral Jones CB, paid a visit to HMS Defender on August 3, and became the first ...

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USA: Flag Circle Hosts Change of Command Ceremony

Flag Circle Hosts Change of Command Ceremony

Rear Adm. Tilghman D. Payne relieved Rear Adm. Paul J. Bushong as Commander, Joint Region Marianas (JRM) during a ...

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U.S. Flag Raised aboard Spanish Naval Base anent July 4

  U.S. service members assigned to Naval Station Rota, Spain raised the U.S. flag aboard the Spanish Naval ...

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US Navy Ships Commemorate Flag Day

US Navy Ships Commemorate Flag Day

Ten Navy ships, including USS Fort McHenry, are commemorating Flag Day today at the site of the historic battle ...

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USA: Secretary of Defense Announces Navy Flag Officer ...

Secretary of Defense Announces Navy Flag Officer Nominations

Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta announced May 10 that the President has made the following nominations: Navy ...

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USS Missouri Flag Flown at 68th Anniversary of ...

USS Missouri Flag Flown at 68th Anniversary of Ship's Launching

A flag flown over USS Missouri (SSN 780) will be a part of the 68th anniversary of the USS Missouri’s (BB-63) ...

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Russia: Crew of Frigate Neustrashimy Celebrates 19-th ...

  Crew of frigate Neustrashimy headed by Capt 2 rank Denis Baranov on Jan 24 celebrated 19-th anniversary of ...

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Finnish Officials Found 160 Tons of Explosives on Cargo ...

Around 160 tons of explosives and 69 surface-to-air missiles have been found by Finnish officials on a cargo ship ...

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