Navies' transformation to mitigate A2AD threat

Future Amphibious Force

How Navies are transforming to mitigate the A2AD threat.

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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Spanish frigate to lead Mediterranean operation Sea Guardian

Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Navarra will be leading a three-ship NATO group during the Mediterranean Sea operation ...

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BIO Hespérides starts second phase of Antarctic campaign

The Spanish Navy-operated polar research ship B.I.O. Hespérides has started the second phase of the 31st Spanish ...

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Italian auxiliary Etna becomes op Sophia flagship

The Italian Navy has taken over command of the operation Sophia task force from the Spanish Navy in a ceremony at ...

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Italian frigate trains with Chinese, Korean warships ...

Italian Navy frigate and current operation Atalanta flagship ITS Fasan trained with ships from the Chinese PLA Navy ...

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UK patrol boat intercepts Spanish vessel in Gibraltar waters

A Royal Navy fast patrol boat challenged and escorted a larger Spanish Navy offshore patrol vessel which entered ...

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Spanish Navy stages anti-air missile firing drill

Spanish Navy frigates recently took part in anti-air missile firing drills in the Gulf of Cadiz. Santa Maria-class ...

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Spanish Navy sends three ships to Barcelona boat show

The Spanish Navy has dispatched three warships to Barcelona where they are to participate in the international boat ...

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Spanish auxiliary ship joining EU migrant mission in the Med

The Spanish navy’s auxiliary oiler and replenishment ship ESPS Cantabria (A-15), got underway from Ferrol, ...

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Spanish OPV Infanta Cristina deploys to West Africa

Spanish Navy offshore patrol vessel (OPV) ‘Infanta Cristina’ got underway from Cartagena, Spain, on Wednesday to ...

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ESPS Cristóbal Colón returns from Australia stint

Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Cristóbal Colón (F-105) returned home to Naval Base Ferrol, Spain, on August 10 after ...

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Spanish Navy receives fourth upgraded Agusta Bell 212

The Spanish defense ministry has received the fourth upgraded Agusta Bell 212 (AB212) helicopter delivered by the ...

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Italy takes over command of counter-piracy mission Atalanta

Italian Navy Rear Admiral Fabio Gregori took over command of the EU counter-piracy operation Atalanta from Spanish ...

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Spanish sail training ship concludes 89th training cruise

Spanish Navy’s sail training ship ‘Juan Sebastián de Elcano’ concluded a four-month Atlantic ocean training ...

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Spanish F100 frigate concludes NATO SNMG2 stint

Spanish Navy’s Aegis-equipped frigate ESPS Blas de Lezo has concluded her deployment to NATO’s Standing ...

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Spanish frigate ESPS Victoria deploys to operation Sophia

Spanish Navy frigate Victoria departed Rota Naval Base on June 18 setting sail for Italy where she will integrate ...

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Spanish OPV Vigía returns from Gulf of Guinea deployment

Spanish Navy’s offshore patrol vessel Vigía arrived at naval base Puntales, Cadiz, on June 16, returning from ...

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French ships train with Australian, Spanish Navy

After concluding amphibious drills with U.S. Marines off Guam recently, French Navy ships FS Mistral and FS Courbet ...

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Spanish research ship concludes Antarctic campaign

The Spanish Navy-operated research ship ‘Hespérides’ returned to her homeport in Cartagena on May 23, ...

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Royal Navy escorts Spanish warship out of Gibraltar waters

Royal Navy’s Gibraltar-based fast patrol boat HMS Scimitar was forced to respond to a Spanish warship ...

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