Most Read News, March 23 – 29, 2015

Japan Receives Biggest Warship Since WWII

The biggest Japanese warship since the WWII was delivered to Japan’s Maritime Self Defense Force.

USS Theodore Roosevelt on Its Way to Portsmouth

More than 5,000 American sailors are heading for Portsmouth on board the giant aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.

HMS Diamond Ends Multi-Million Pound Upgrade

The crew of HMS Diamond have been reunited with their ship after spending months ashore while it received a multi-million pound upgrade.

USS Wasp Back in the Fight!

For various reasons, the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) has not deployed since 2004. But after a highly successful combat systems ship qualification trial (CSSQT), Wasp has sent a clear, concise, and concussive message to the fleet: She is back in the fight.

HMS Sutherland Deploys for Sea Trials

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Sutherland left Babcock’s Devonport Royal Dockyard for sea trials yesterday, 24 March.