Second River-class OPV Medway handed over to Royal Navy

The White Ensign was raised for the first time on the second of five Batch 2 River-class offshore patrol vessels, ...

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Babcock wraps up overhaul of minehunter HMS Penzance

Royal Navy minehunter HMS Penzance has completed a 10-month overhaul at Babcock’s Rosyth site in Fife, the defense ...

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Second US, UK, Japan drill starting this week

Assets from the navies of Japan, the UK and US are scheduled top take part in their second trilateral exercise ...

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Royal Navy frigate rescues 27 from burning ship

Royal Navy frigate HMS Argyll rescued 27 sailors from the Italian Con/Ro ship Grande America which caught fire in ...

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HMS Montrose arrives in Japan

Royal Navy’s Type 23 Frigate HMS Montrose arrived in Japan on March 8, becoming the fourth Royal Navy ship to ...

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HMS Duncan starts deployment with FS Charles de Gaulle

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Duncan departed her Portsmouth homeport on March 8 for a six-month ...

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Former HMS Queen Elizabeth CO becomes new RN Fleet Commander

Several months after returning the Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier from F-35B trials off the US coast, the ...

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Russian task group escorted through English Channel

A Russian Navy task group is being escorted through the English Channel as they head towards the Mediterranean Sea. ...

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RFA Tidespring arrives at Cammell Laird for first docking

RFA Tidespring, the first of Royal Navy’s four 39,000 tonne Tide-class tankers, has moored at Cammell Laird ...

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HMS Prince of Wales loads first stores ahead of sea trials

The second of two Royal Navy aircraft carriers – HMS Prince of Wales – loaded first stores aboard in ...

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HMS Dragon seizes sixth drugs cache in six months

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Dragon has seized over 2,000 kg of hashish in her sixth drugs bust in ...

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Rolls-Royce gets Royal Navy submarine propulsion upkeep deal

The UK defense ministry has awarded Rolls-Royce Submarines Limited a £235 million (US$309 m) contract to support ...

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Royal Navy frigate, submarine hone ASW skills off Scotland

Royal Navy attack submarine HMS Astute and Type 23 frigate HMS St Albans met up in the tough waters of the Atlantic ...

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Third Royal Navy Dreadnought-class SSBN named HMS Warspite

The sixth Warspite, a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship, earned more battle honors than any other single warship in ...

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Here is the first proposal for the Royal Navy's LSS

British risk advisory company Prevail Partners has unveiled its proposal for the Royal Navy’s two new ...

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Royal Navy tanker RFA Tidesurge enters service

The Royal Navy’s third Tide-class tanker RFA Tidesurge entered service in a ceremony on February 20. The ...

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HMS Montrose joins USNS Guadalupe for South China Sea drills

US Navy fleet replenishment oiler USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200) and Royal Navy frigate HMS Montrose (F236) met up in ...

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Royal Navy eyeing development of new "littoral strike ships"

The Royal Navy could possibly get a fleet of two new “Littoral Strike Ships” for operations close to ...

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Royal Navy receives C-Enduro autonomous vessel

The Royal Navy received the long-endurance autonomous vessel known as the C-Enduro, vessel manufacturer L2 ASV ...

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HMS Montrose visits Darwin on second Asia Pacific port call

After becoming the first Royal Navy ship to visit Auckland, New Zealand, in 20 years, Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose ...

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Babcock nets Royal Navy ship data handling contract

The UK defense ministry has awarded defense contractor Babcock International a configuration management contract ...

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