HMS Tyne escorts Russian frigate through the Channel

Royal Navy’s previously-retired offshore patrol vessel HMS Tyne monitored a Russian frigate as it passed ...

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HMS Montrose forward-deploys to Middle East

Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose became the first Royal Navy frigate to forward-deploy to the Persian Gulf as she got ...

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Thales to upgrade Royal Navy Martlet missile

The UK defense ministry has awarded Thales UK a £93 million contract to upgrade the Royal Navy’s new Martlet ...

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Dutch ship to join HMS Queen Elizabeth on first deployment

The Netherlands became the first UK ally to announce it would send a warship to join the Royal Navy aircraft ...

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Babcock lands RN aircraft carrier training deal extension

Engineering services company Babcock International announced on Wednesday that its Marine Training business signed ...

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Former experimental Royal Navy trimaran on sale in UK

A 98-meter experimental trimaran built for the Royal Navy in 2000 is currently being offered for sale by yacht ...

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Bahrain-based Royal Navy minehunters visit Qatar

HMS Brocklesby and Shoreham, two of the UK’s Persian Gulf-based minehunters, sailed from Bahrain to Doha to give ...

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Royal Navy tests upgraded Mk.8 gun in Cumbria

The Royal Navy’s upgraded Mk.8 naval gun fired a 4.5” shell out to sea from shore in a recent test at a ...

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Royal Navy Merlins join US counterparts for ASW drills

Royal Navy aviators embarked aboard the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth will be taking part in ...

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Cyber, trade cooperation pushed on HMS QE visit to New York

The UK and US will be teaming up in the fight against growing cyber threats, UK defense secretary Gavin Williamson ...

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F-35Bs flying from HMS Queen Elizabeth drop first bombs

F-35 Lightning fighter jets have dropped first test bombs during flight trials on board the Royal Navy aircraft ...

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BAE Systems launches fourth River-class OPV Tamar

BAE Systems has launched HMS Tamar – the fourth of five Batch 2 River-class offshore patrol vessels – ...

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RFA Lyme Bay joins Anglo-Omani drill Saif Sareea 3

Royal Fleet Auxiliary amphibious support ship RFA Lyme Bay has arrived at the port of Duqm in Oman to join ...

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Royal Navy starts F-35B rolling vertical landing trials

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth was at the center of an important milestone for the F-35 program as ...

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Thales UK opens new autonomous vessels center in Plymouth

Thales UK opened a new maritime autonomy trials and training center in Turnchapel Wharf in Plymouth, in a ceremony ...

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Osprey, Sea Dragon land on HMS Queen Elizabeth

After welcoming her first F-35B fighter jets on the flight deck as part of first-of-class flight trials, the Royal ...

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Royal Navy to base all Type 26 frigates in Devonport

The eight Type 26 frigates being built for the Royal Navy will be homeported in Devonport, UK defense secretary ...

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Type 23 frigate HMS Kent rejoins fleet after 18-month refit

Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent formally rejoined the fleet in a ceremony on October 5, after undergoing an 18-month ...

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USS Harry S. Truman visits Portsmouth

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman arrived into Portsmouth on October 6 for a port visit while on a ...

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UK awards £1b in fleet auxiliary ship upkeep contracts

The UK defense ministry announced it has awarded over £1 billion worth of contracts for the maintenance of Royal ...

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Assault ship HMS Albion arrives in Oman for Saif Sareea

Royal Navy amphibious assault ship HMS Albion has arrived in Oman ahead of the start of an exercise that will see ...

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