Navies' transformation to mitigate A2AD threat

Future Amphibious Force

How Navies are transforming to mitigate the A2AD threat.

HMS Tamar welcomes first crew ahead of 2020 delivery

Royal Navy offshore patrol vessel HMS Tamar has welcomed the first members of her ship’s company. Four Royal Navy ...

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USS Abraham Lincoln enters Persian Gulf

A task group of ships assembled around US Navy aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln entered the Persian Gulf on ...

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HMS Prince of Wales at HMNB Portsmouth for first time

HMS Prince of Wales, the Royal Navy’s second aircraft carrier, sailed into her homeport of Portsmouth for the ...

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Five-nation mine countermeasure drill Dugong kicks off

Mine countermeasure and explosive ordnance disposal personnel from five countries met at an opening ceremony for ...

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British WW2 sub HMS Urge found off Malta

HMS Urge

A 77-year-long mystery has been solved as scientists finally located and identified the wreck of Royal Navy’s ...

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UK takes delivery of first Poseidon maritime patrol plane

US defense and aerospace giant Boeing has delivered the first of nine Poseidon P-8A maritime patrol aircraft to the ...

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UK F-35B tests "beast mode" loadout

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is currently undergoing extensive F-35B flight trials with the aim ...

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UK, France conclude Joint Expeditionary Force drill

Armed forces personnel from the UK and France have concluded two weeks of training as part of the Griffin Strike ...

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HMNB Portsmouth now ready for HMS Prince of Wales

Royal Navy base Portsmouth is now ready to welcome the second of two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers after ...

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British F-35B jets land on HMS Queen Elizabeth

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has welcomed first British F-35B jets on board during its ...

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French, UK frigates seize drugs in Arabian Sea

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose and French Cassard-class frigate FS Jean Bart made another drugs ...

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Joint Warrior begins off Scotland

Navy ships taking part in the Royal Navy-led exercise Joint Warrior got underway from Faslane, Scotland, this week ...

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Russian task group escorted through English Channel

A Russian Navy task group composed of frigate Yaroslav Mudryy, tanker Yelnya and the seagoing tug Viktor Konetsky ...

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Royal Navy officially names final River-class OPV

The fifth and final unit from the second batch of the Royal Navy’s River-class offshore patrol vessels was ...

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Royal Navy destroyer home after Strait of Hormuz patrols

The Type 45 destroyer performed a multitude of missions in the last seven months.

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US, Royal Navy aircraft carriers together in the Atlantic

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower and HMS Queen Elizabeth met up for a photo exercise.

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First aircraft lands on HMS Prince of Wales during trials

The Royal Navy’s second aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales has welcomed the first aircraft on its flight ...

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Royal Navy's second aircraft carrier underway for first time

HMS Prince of Wales, the second of two Royal Navy aircraft carriers, left the Rosyth Dockyard on the Forth to start ...

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Royal Navy commissions 2nd River-class OPV

HMS Medway (P223), the second of the Royal Navy’s new River-class offshore patrol vessels (OPV), has been ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth in Canada on first Westlant port call

The Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on September 12 for the ...

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Babcock nets Royal Navy Type 31 frigate contract

The Royal Navy has picked Babcock’s Arrowhead 140 proposal as the preferred design for its Type 31 frigates. ...

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