Spanish Navy commissions BAM Furor

The Spanish Navy’s sixth Buque de Acción Marítima (BAM) ship – ESPS Furor – entered service in a ...

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Spanish Aegis frigate joins CSG 12 in Norfolk

The Spanish Navy’s Álvaro de Bazán-class frigate ESPS Méndez Núñez (F 104) arrived at Naval Station Norfolk ...

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ESPS Méndez Núñez starts deployment with USS Abraham Lincoln

Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Méndez Núñez got underway from her Ferrol homeport on Thursday to start what will ...

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International SMARTEX exercise wraps up in the Med

Ships and personnel from the US, Spain, Germany and France concluded the four-day Smart Defense Exercise (SMARTEX) ...

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Japanese, Spanish vessels engage in PASSEX

On August 29, 2018, the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF)’s JS Akebono and the Spanish Navy’s ESPS Castilla ...

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ESPS Cristóbal Colón deploys to NATO's SNMG2

Spanish Navy’s F-100 frigate Cristóbal Colón got underway from her homeport in Ferrol on August 25 to join ...

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ESPS Castilla becomes new flagship of operation Atalanta

The EU-led counter-piracy operation off the coast of Somalia has welcomed its new flagship from the Spanish Navy.  ...

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Spanish Navy commissions fifth BAM ship 'Audaz'

The Spanish Navy commissioned its fifth Buque de Acción Marítima (BAM) ship in a ceremony in San Fernando on July ...

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Further delays for Spanish Navy's S-80 submarines

The Spanish Navy’s new air-independent propulsion (AIP) S-80 submarines are facing another delay, according ...

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Spanish Navy deploys LPD Castilla to Op Atalanta

Spanish Navy’s Galicia-class landing platform dock ESPS Castilla got underway from her homeport at Rota Naval ...

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Spanish MoD denies reports of new subs now being too long

Spanish news site El Pais on Tuesday ran a report which said the Spanish Navy’s elongated new S-80 submarines ...

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Spanish frigate returns home from NATO deployment

Spanish Navy F100 frigate Álvaro de Bazán (F-101) has returned to the Ferrol Naval Base following a three-month ...

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Spain cleared to buy Aegis systems for new F-110 frigates

The US State Department has approved a potential sale of five Aegis shipsets for the Spanish Navy’s new F-110 ...

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European Maritime Force shapes up for Portuguese drill

Warships from Italy, France, Portugal, Spain and Great Britain gathered in the Portuguese port of Lisbon on June 18 ...

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Spanish LHD, frigate meet EUNAVFOR en route to OP Resolve

Spanish helicopter carrier ESPS Juan Carlos I and frigate ESPS Blaz de Lezo met up with EUNAVFOR units in the Red ...

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ESPS Victoria visits Haifa on first ever port call in Israel

Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Victoria pulled into the Haifa port on May 25 for her first ever visit to Israel. The ...

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Spanish MINEX: TCG Anamur finds unexploded ordnance

Turkish Navy minehunter TCG Anamur has discovered historical unexploded ordnance during mine countermeasures drills ...

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Spanish warships switch places in counter piracy mission

A Spanish offshore patrol vessel replaced an auxiliary oiler as the Spanish Navy contribution to the counter-piracy ...

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Meteoro departs Spain to join Op Atalanta

Spanish Navy’s ESPS Meteoro is joining the European Union Naval Force’s (EUNAVFOR) Operation Atalanta ...

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Spanish minehunter ESPS Segura joins NATO SNMCMG2 in the Med

The lead ship of the Spanish Navy’s Segura-class minehunters got underway from her Cartagena homeport on ...

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Delayed Spanish submarines will be over budget, MOD confirms

The Spanish Navy’s four new S-80 submarines will cost EUR1.5 billion (approx. 1.85 b) more than it was ...

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