Royal Navy marks centenary of Orkney destroyer sinking

A commemorative service to mark the centenary of the sinking of Royal Navy destroyers HMS Opal and HMS Narborough. ...

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HMS Cattistock deploys to Baltic with NATO SNMCMG1

Royal Navy Hunt-class minehunter HMS Cattistock got underway from naval base Portsmouth on Thursday to join the ...

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Royal Marine engineers test amphibious support skills

A squadron of Royal Marines engineers took to the shores of western Scotland recently for an exercise that tested ...

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Royal Navy farewells longest serving Naval Base Commander

The Royal Navy has bid farewell to a Commodore who became longest serving naval base commander “since the ...

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HMS Sutherland starts Asia Pacific deployment

Royal Navy frigate HMS Sutherland and her crew started a somewhat out-of-the-ordinary deployment on January 9, ...

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Work on new Royal Navy museum getting underway in Plymouth

The National Museum of the Royal Navy is starting work on a £5m museum to tell the story of the Royal Navy in ...

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HMS Westminster escorts Russian task group through Channel

The modernized Royal Navy frigate HMS Westminster was deployed on January 5 to keep watch on a Russian Navy task ...

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HMS Trumpeter starts maintenance after underway period

Royal Navy’s Archer-class patrol and training vessel HMS Trumpeter is out of the water for maintenance after ...

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HMS Duncan heads for NATO SNMG2 deployment

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Duncan got underway from naval base Portsmouth on December 8 to start her ...

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Babcock announces industry team for Type 31 frigate bid

UK defense contractor Babcock will be leading a team of industry partners in a bid for the Royal Navy’s new ...

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Royal Navy to mark centenary of Orkney destroyer catastrophe

The Royal Navy and residents of the Orkney Isles are set to mark the centenary of the sinking of two destroyers off ...

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HMS Ocean definitely sold to Brazil, report

UK helicopter carrier HMS Ocean has reportedly been bought by Brazil. The purchase was confirmed by Brazilian ...

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HMS St Albans escorts Russian frigate through the Channel

A Royal Navy frigate on fleet escort duty followed a Russian frigate as it passed through the North Sea and areas ...

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13 Royal Navy vessels and a submarine on duty over holidays

The Royal Navy will have a total of 13 vessels and one of its four Vanguard-class submarines on deployment overseas ...

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Britain's second aircraft carrier afloat for the first time

UK Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales has been floated and moved to her fitting-out berth ...

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HMS Argyll tests Sea Ceptor against multiple targets

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Argyll recently carried out a test firing of the Sea Ceptor missile to ...

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HMS Ocean returns from final operational deployment

Royal Navy helicopter carrier HMS Ocean returned home to naval base Devonport on December 19, concluding her final ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth taking on water

The recently-commissioned Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is taking on water due to a propeller ...

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UK's final F-35B of 2017 arrives

The fourteenth and final F-35B Lightning II to be delivered to UK this year rolled off the production line and flew ...

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Ravestein delivers another caisson to Royal Navy

Dutch steel-construction manufacturer Ravestein has delivered a new caisson to the UK Royal Navy for installation ...

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RFA Mounts Bay stops in Bermuda

Taking a break from her Atlantic patrol duties, Royal Fleet Auxiliary Mounts Bay stopped in Bermuda on December 15 ...

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