Royal Navy sending another ship on Asia-Pacific deployment

The Royal Navy will deploy Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose to Japan later this year, where the ship will contribute to ...

read more →

Babcock gets £5m for first QE dry-dock maintenance

The UK defense ministry announced it has awarded Babcock’s Rosyth dockyard a £5 million contract for the ...

read more →

BAE Systems signs QE-class mission systems support contract

UK defense contractor BAE Systems announced it would be providing essential mission system support to the Royal ...

read more →

HMS Mersey heads for Channel in wake of migrant crossings

The United Kingdom has deployed a Royal Navy offshore patrol vessel to the English Channel as part of the ...

read more →

US, UK, Japan kick off trilateral Asia-Pacific drill

Ships and submarines from the navies of Japan, the UK and US gathered in waters south of Japan for the first ...

read more →

HMS Chiddingfold returns to water after extensive refit

Royal Navy minehunter HMS Chiddingfold was launched at BAE Systems’ Portsmouth site after undergoing what the ...

read more →

HMS Dragon nets largest drug haul in CMF history

After making two narcotics interceptions in late November and early December, Royal Navy destroyer HMS Dragon has ...

read more →

HMS Echo arrives in Odessa, Ukraine

Hydrographic survey ship HMS Echo arrived in Odessa on December 19, becoming the first Royal Navy ship to visit ...

read more →

UK hosts NATO submarine rescue exercise

Submarine rescue specialists from France, Norway and the United Kingdom gathered at HM Naval Base Clyde to take ...

read more →

Sea Venom demonstrates LOBL in third test firing

French missile developer MBDA announced that the Anglo-French Sea Venom-ANL anti-ship missile recently completed ...

read more →

Royal Navy frigates return from TJ18, Westlant deployments

Royal Navy Type 23 frigates HMS Westminster and HMS Monmouth returned to their homeports in Portsmouth and ...

read more →

FC/ASW program in the interests of both France and the UK

The UK and France have every interest in successfully completing the future cruise/anti-ship weapon (FC/ASW) ...

read more →

Royal Navy's new patrol ship completes sea trials

HMS Medway, the second of the Royal Navy’s next-generation patrol ships, will debut in Portsmouth in the New Year ...

read more →

Royal Navy's HMS Dragon seizes $2M worth of narcotics

Royal Navy Type 45 destroyer HMS Dragon has seized £1.6m of narcotics on the infamous ‘smack track’ – the ...

read more →

HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives back home

Royal Navy’s aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived in Portsmouth today following the completion of ...

read more →

Three consortia get funds for their Type 31e frigate plans

Three shipbuilding teams have received funds from the UK to continue developing their plans for the construction of ...

read more →

Babcock completes refit of HMS Scott

Babcock’s Rosyth shipbuilders have wrapped up an overhaul of the Royal Navy’s ocean survey vessel HMS ...

read more →

Qinetiq extends combat systems support to QE-class carriers

UK defense contractor QinetiQ confirmed that it has added Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers to the naval ...

read more →

Second Dreadnought submarine named HMS Valiant

The second Royal Navy Dreadnought-class ballistic missile submarine will be named HMS Valiant, the UK defense ...

read more →

Royal Navy, RFA ships getting new radios under £23m deal

UK’s Defence Equipment and Support agency has awarded Thales a £23 million contract to equip Royal Navy and ...

read more →

Royal Navy frigate meets Chilean sister ship

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose met her former sister ship as she sailed to South America to mark ...

read more →