UK signs maintenance deal for 2,200 military boats

The UK defense ministry has authorized a new £177 million (approx. $218.4m) deal for the maintenance of some 2,200 ...

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UK readies berth for arrival of second aircraft carrier

The Royal Navy base HMNB Portsmouth will soon be ready to welcome the second of two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft ...

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RFA Mounts Bay delivers first aid to Bahamas

Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship Mounts Bay distributed relief items, including vital shelter kits to The Bahamas which ...

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RN reducing subs' acoustic, electromagnetic signatures

UK defense contractor QinetiQ has won a £18.7 million ($22.7m) contract to help reduce the acoustic and ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth departs for trials with UK F-35B jets

The trials, known as Westlant, will take place off the US East Coast.

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HMS Northumberland gets underway for Cutlass Fury 2019

After the drill, the frigate will join HMS Queen Elizabeth on her F-35B trials.

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Royal Navy destroyer gets new Hormuz tasking

After deploying from Portsmouth for operations in the Asia Pacific earlier this month, Royal Navy Type 45 destroyer ...

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UK details interim surface to surface missile requirements

The interim missiles would remain in service for a period of ten years.

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HMS Lancaster welcomes back crew after overhaul

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Lancaster welcomed her crew back on board as it is nearing the end of a two ...

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UK, Indian Navy warships meet up for exercise Konkan

Royal Navy destroyer HMS Defender and Indian Navy frigate INS Tarkash carried out the annual bilateral exercise ...

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Construction begins on second Royal Navy Type 26 frigate

Construction of the second of eight Royal Navy Type 26 frigates has gotten underway with a ceremony on the river ...

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HMS Kent, Defender deploy for operations

Royal Navy Type 23 frigate and Type 45 destroyer HMS Defender got underway from Portsmouth on Sunday to deploy for ...

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UK: submariners sacked after testing positive for cocaine

The submariners served aboard one of four Royal Navy ballistic missile submarines.

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UK MoD hires wargame developer for training simulations

A wargame publisher has been hired to help explore ways the Royal Navy and other UK armed forces services could use ...

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HMS Talent arrives at new Faslane homeport

The Royal Navy Trafalgar-class attack submarine HMS Talent has arrived at HM Naval Base Clyde as part of the ...

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HMS Forth monitors Russian counterpart in English Channel

The lead ship of a new class of Royal Navy patrol ships is escorting one of the Russian Navy’s ...

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Royal Navy joins Persian Gulf maritime mission with US Navy

The UK has confirmed its navy ships would join US assets on a new international maritime security mission in the ...

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Royal Navy frigate escorts Chinese Type 052C destroyer ...

Royal Navy frigate HMS Westminster escorted a Chinese Type 052C destroyer through the English Channel as it was ...

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Final Tide-class tanker joins Royal Navy fleet

Almost a year after arriving in the UK for military customization and armament, Tide-class tanker RFA Tideforce ...

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Jet suit man dashes between Royal Navy boats at sea

A Royal Marine Reservist who developed his own jet-powered body suit headed into the Solent with fast patrol boat ...

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HMS Duncan reaches Strait of Hormuz

Royal Navy destroyer HMS Duncan has arrived in the Persian Gulf where it is set to ensure the safe passage of ...

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