Italian Navy Clears Mines in the Mediterranean Sea

Italian Navy’s ship Chioggia and the Operational Divers Group (GOS) from the Comsubin performed the mine ...

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NATO’s Groups Neutralize Two Mines off France

Standing NATO Mine Countermeasure Groups recently engaged in operations to clear the sea lanes of World War II ...

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HMS Pembroke Hunts for Mines off Kiel, Germany

Royal Navy’s Sandown-class minehunter HMS Pembroke located nine WW2 bombs and mines in the murky waters off ...

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HMAS Gascoyne Clears Imaginary Mines in Jervis Bay

The waters in and around Jervis Bay were successfully cleared of ‘mines’ recently, during the Mine ...

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Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit 2 Hunts for Mines

When members of Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) 2’s Area Search Platoon (ASP) participated in a ...

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GTRI’s Sonar to Help US Navy Find Sea Mines

Since World War II, sea mines have damaged or sunk four times more U.S. Navy ships than all other means of attack ...

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HMS Blyth, NATO Practise Hunting and Destroying Mines

A Royal UK Navy minehunter has been working alongside NATO forces in the Mediterranean to practise hunting and ...

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Image of the Day: RNZN Divers Hone Minehunting Skills ...

RNZN Divers Hone Minehunting Skills on Dummy Mines

A dummy mine sits on the water surface, as the Royal New Zealand Navy’s diving team prepares for an international ...

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Russia: Ships of Northern Fleet Sweep Mines from Gulf of Ob

Ships of Northern Fleet (NF) minesweeping task unit on Oct 1 returned to permanent basing sites. The unit was ...

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NF Neutralizes Mines in Gulf of Ob, Kara Sea

NF Neutralizes Mines in Gulf of Ob, Kara Sea

Northern Fleet (NF) mine-clearing task unit started disposal works of explosive objects in the Gulf of Ob, Kara ...

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Sandown-Class Minehunter Blows Up Mines on Libyan Mission

  This is a 2,000lb mine sitting at the bottom of the Mediterranean, nearly 500ft down, off the Libyan port of ...

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British Royal Navy Plans to Deploy Plastic Warship to ...

  The British Royal Navy has announced its plan to deploy a warship made from plastic to avoid triggering ...

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HNLMS Haarlem to Start Searching for Mines in Waters ...

  As of today, HNLMS Haarlem will start searching for mines in the waters off the coast of Libya. Any detected ...

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