Shaping UK’s amphibious capability

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Insights from Colonel Totten, Programme Director, Future Amphibious Force, Royal Marines.

SNMG2 frigates on force integration training in Eastern Med

Ships from NATO’s Standing Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) are currently underway in the Eastern Mediterranean ...

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Turkey launches test and evaluation ship TCG Ufuk

A previously unnamed Turkish Navy test and evaluation ship was launched at the Istanbul Naval Shipyard on February ...

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USS Porter arrives in Aksaz, Turkey for port visit, drills

US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) arrived in Aksaz, Turkey for a port visit on January 1.  ...

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Turkish Navy commissions third MILGEM corvette TCG Burgazada

The Turkish Navy’s s third Ada-class corvette – TCG Burgazada – entered service in a ceremony on ...

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Turkish Navy in another submarine SINKEX

A Turkish Navy Ay-class submarine sank a decommissioned navy vessel in the country’s second known sinking ...

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Turkish mine warfare drill Nusret 2018 gets underway

The Turkey-hosted international mine warfare exercise Nusret 2018 got underway in the Gulf of Izmir on October 16. ...

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Turkish-hosted Mavi Balina wraps up

The Turkish Navy-hosted exercise Mavi Balina concluded on October 9, after a week of evolutions in the Eastern ...

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Turkish Navy orders new replenishment ship

The Turkish Navy will be receiving a new replenishment vessel under a contract announced by Turkey’s ...

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Turkish submarine sinks retired tanker in torpedo exercise

The Turkish Navy has shared a video of its Type 209/1200 submarine TCG Yildiray sinking a decommissioned navy ...

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NATO's SNMG2 concludes Black Sea tour

Ships from NATO’s Standing Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) met with Turkish Navy units in the Aegean Sea as they ...

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Turkish frigate TCG Gediz joining NATO's SNMG1

Turkish Navy frigate TCG Gediz is joining the NATO Standing Maritime Group 1 (SNMG1) for over two months of ...

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Turkish Navy commissions second landing ship TCG Sancaktar

The Turkish Navy commissioned its second Landing Ship Tank (LST) ‘Sancaktar’ in a ceremony on April 7, ...

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Turkey's third MILGEM corvette starts trials

Turkish Navy’s third MILGEM corvette Burgazada (F-513) got underway from the Istanbul Naval Shipyard earlier ...

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Turkey starts construction of third Reis-class submarine

Turkey’s Gölcük shipyard hosted a keel laying ceremony on February 25 to officially mark the start of ...

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Keel laid for Turkish landing helicopter dock TCG Anadolu

Turkish shipbuilder Sedef has held a keel-laying ceremony for the Turkish Navy amphibious assault ship TCG Anadolu ...

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USS Carney leaves Black Sea after ASW drill

US Navy destroyer USS Carney exited the Black Sea on January 13 after making a port call in Ukraine and taking part ...

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SNMCMG2 ships join Turkish-hosted exercise Nusret 2017

Ships from the NATO’s Standing Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) are among the units taking part in ...

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Turkish Navy decommissions 74 year old submarine rescue ship

A former US Navy submarine rescue ship has concluded over seven decades of service with two navies. Decommissioned ...

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Turkish maritime drill Dogu Akdeniz-17 coming to a close

Over twenty ships and a number of aircraft are winding up their participation in the Turkish-hosted multinational ...

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Turkey emerges as potential buyer of HMS Ocean

The Turkish government is interested in buying the soon-to-be-decommissioned UK helicopter carrier HMS Ocean if it ...

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Turkey hosts multi-national ASW drill

An anti-submarine warfare exercise hosted by the Turkish Navy kicked off at Aksaz Naval Base on November 4. ...

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