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  • 4 February 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    According to the Institute for Political, Social and Economic studies EURISPES, in 2015 the Italian Navy consent among the Italian population comes first with a 73.5%, 5.8 % more than the previous year, and it still is on the rise. The Italian Navy innovative concept of “dual use” – meaning military as well as civil […]

  • 25 August 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Spanish Navy’s auxiliary oiler and replenishment (AOR) ship Cantabria, a part of NATO’s counter-terrorist operation Active Endeavor, has conducted a VBSS (Visit, Board, Search and Seizure) operation against a merchant vessel, allegedly involved in illegal arms trafficking and terrorist-related activities. During the operation the ship was ordered to action stations to attain the highest level of […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Authorities

    French frigate FS Floréal, which is currently deployed with the EU Naval Force, recently carried out several friendly approaches on dhows and skiffs off Somalia.   With the consent of the ships’ masters, direct talks were conducted in order to strengthen mutual understanding and trust between the EU Naval Force and local seafarers. The aim […]

  • 13 September 2016
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Royal Canadian Navy frigate HMCS Charlottetown, currently part of NATO’s Standing Maritime Group 2, recently conducted a cooperative boarding on the Togolese flag merchant vessel (MV) Byblos as part of NATO’s counter-terrorism Operation Active Endeavour. HMCS Charlottetown (FFH 339) conducted this cooperative boarding for cargo and documentation verification during its operations in international waters of the Mediterranean. The […]

  • 21 November 2011
    Authorities

    Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy Vice Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake addressed the Direct Entry naval officers at the NHQ Wardroom on 17th November 2011. He warmly welcomed the newly-enlisted officers and thanked the parents for giving consent to their sons and daughters to devote their precious youth for a noble cause. In his speech, the […]

  • 21 April 2017
    Authorities

    The U.S. Navy has updated its regulations to explicitly ban the sharing of intimate, private photos without consent, the service announced Tuesday. The announcement comes following a scandal last month that included hundreds of U.S. Marines sharing nude photos of their fellow, female service members. Under the new regulations, everyone caught sharing nude photos will […]

  • 24 August 2017
    Authorities, Industry news

    The Australian government is starting construction of a new surface shipbuilding yard in Osborne, South Australia, and has unveiled the design of the shipyard. The construction of the shipyard will be a $535 million project and is the latest in a series of significant infrastructure announcements supporting the delivery of a continuous naval shipbuilding program in […]

  • 24 October 2014
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Research & Development

    Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc., a pioneer in the field of deep-ocean exploration, welcomes today’s statement by the United Kingdom’s Secretary of State for Defence giving consent to proceed with the archaeological investigation and recovery of at-risk artifacts from the HMS Victory (1744) wreck site in accordance with the project design that has been approved by […]

  • 13 April 2012

    Pirate camps on the Somali coast may now also be tackled from Dutch ships. The Dutch Government approved the expansion of the Atalanta counterpiracy mission and informed the House of Representatives of the decision on 6 April. However, military personnel will not set foot on land for the purposes of this EU operation.The multipurpose frigate […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Authorities

    The INA, Ezhimala will hold the Passing out Parade (POP) for Spring Term 2014 on 31 May 2014. This Passing out Parade will see a total of 268 cadets passing out on successful completion of their training.   The passing out trainees include 30 Lady trainees, some of whom would join the Indian Navy and […]

  • 13 November 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Two sailors have been found not guilty of inappropriate behaviour and another two await details of their punishment after pleading guilty to some of the charges they faced for their role in incidents alleged to have occurred on board HMAS Newcastle in 2011. All sailors have been acquitted of the most serious charge which involved […]

  • 31 July 2013
    Authorities

    Three hundred and eighty-eight (388) naval recruits belonging to the 212th Regular Intake of the Sri Lanka Navy passed out at SLNS Shiksha in Poonewa on 30th July 2013. Chief of Staff of the Navy, Rear Admiral Jayantha Perera graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and took the salute. Commander North Central Naval Area, Rear Admiral […]

  • 23 June 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    The European Council yesterday launched the EU naval operation against human smugglers and traffickers in the Mediterranean called “EUNAVFOR Med”. Its mission is to identify, capture and dispose of vessels and enabling assets used or suspected of being used by migrant smugglers or traffickers. EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini […]

  • 7 June 2011
    Training & Education

      First serial corvette Soobrazitelny will lead the “squadron” of ships displayed at 5th International Maritime Defense Show (IMDS) in St. Petersburg. According to IMDS press service, the Project 20380 corvette was developed by Almaz Design Bureau and built by Severnaya Verf shipyard (St. Petersburg) under Russian defense ministry’s order. Guests and participants will watch […]

  • 15 October 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Turkish led Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 has been working in association with NATO Task Force CTF 465 and the European Union Naval Force’s Task Force CTF 508 in the Gulf of Aden, Somali Basin and Arabian Sea conducting Approach and Assist Visits (AAV) to local dhows, a small cargo or fishing vessel. The AAV’s […]

  • 10 February 2017
    Training & Education

    U.S. Navy announced on Feb. 7th, 2017, that it completed routine tank tightness testing for the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility. All operating tanks continue to pass leak detection criteria of Title 40 of the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations. The Navy began its latest tank testing November 2016 and completed the tests Feb. […]

  • 30 September 2013
    Training & Education

    Three hundred and eighty-two (382) naval recruits belonging to the 213th Regular Intake of the Sri Lanka Navy passed out at SLNS Shiksha in Poonewa on 28th September 2013. Minister of Child Development and Women’s Affairs, Hon. Tissa Karalliyadda graced the occasion as the guest of honour, Director General Operations, Rear Admiral Neil Rosayro participated […]

  • 19 July 2016
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Sailors aboard the U.S Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) participated in a visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) training exercise with sailors from the Chilean Navy Frigate CNS Almirante Cochrane (FF 05) and the Indian Navy Shivalik-class stealth frigate INS Satpura (F48), July 14. The exercise was part of Rim of the Pacific […]

  • 24 June 2013
    Authorities, Industry news

    Australian Minister for Defence Materiel Dr Mike Kelly AM MP today announced the disposal by sale of the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) decommissioned ships HMAS Manoora and HMAS Kanimbla. Dr Kelly said the Navy vessels would be recycled by purchaser Southern Recycling LLC in the United States in a manner commensurate to the environmental standards […]

  • 21 October 2016
    Authorities, Industry news

    Her Majesty The Queen has given her consent for the first of the next-generation nuclear-missile-armed submarines to carry the name Dreadnought. One of the most symbolic names in Royal Navy history is thereby being resurrected after more than 35 years. It’s a warship title which goes back to the reign of Elizabeth I, more than 450 years, but was […]

  • 28 August 2013
    Training & Education

    Royal Navy warship HMS Argyll has just completed an intense period of counter-narcotics operations in the Eastern Pacific Ocean before making her way back home to the UK. The Plymouth-based Type-23 frigate worked alongside her US, Canadian and Colombian allies to help deter potential drug traffickers from using the sea to transport their goods. She […]

  • 7 April 2017

    Russia has condemned the U.S. military action against the Syrian Army on Friday, saying the attack was irresponsible, damaging to the Russia-US relations, and violated international laws. To remind, at dawn on Friday, under the order of the U.S. President Donald Trump, two US Navy Ships USS Porter and USS Ross, positioned in the Eastern […]

  • 19 February 2020

    Shaping the UK’s future amphibious capability: Insights from Colonel Totten, Programme Director, Future Amphibious Force, Royal Marines Download interview now to discover: · Objectives of the Future Commando Force programme · The main technical and operational challenges currently facing the Royal Marines worldwide · Plans to overcome these challenges · The importance of industry engagement […]

  • 22 October 2019

    Defence IQ have released the annual Surface Warships Global Market Report – download a copy here. The current Surface Warship market is booming with a forecast of $155.16 billion over the next ten years. This report provides an in-depth look at the acquisition priorities for the world’s navies and insights into global investment trends from nations including: Romania – plans […]

  • 20 January 2020

    The proliferation of A2AD threats from state and non-state actors enabled by advances in anti-ship technology have prompted NATO navies and their allies and partners to take action, leading to doctrinal and force structure changes. This latest Defence iQ article ‘How Navies are transforming to mitigate the A2AD threat’ outlines the current developments and changes […]

  • 16 April 2019

    Anti-Submarine Warfare has once again risen high on the agendas of NATO’s maritime forces. To help give an overview of the current state of investment and procurement, Defence IQ have compiled an exclusive market report detailing ongoing ASW and submarine programmes from nations around the world – get your copy here > Download the report […]

  • 21 June 2019
    Authorities, Industry news, Vessels

    The Indian government has issued an expression of interest (EOI) seeking potential partners for the navy’s P-75(I) indigenous submarine project. Under a project that is expected to cost an estimated Rs 45,000 Crores (US$ 6.4 billion), the country plans to build a total of six conventionally-powered submarines that would be designed and built in India. […]

  • 21 March 2011
    Equipment & technology

      Russia is creating a new conventional submarine, which will be equipped with a unique engine that will enable the vehicle to compete with nu… (ruvr) [mappress] Source: ruvr,March 21, 2011;

  • 25 June 2019

    Ahead of OPV International taking place on 24th-26th September in Cádiz, Spain and with the official support of the Spanish Navy, Defence IQ conducted a survey with experts from Navies across the globe, on Key Deployments, Future Investments and Industry Offering in the OPV Market. >> View the Report Now (http://bit.ly/2KYx7Ds) DID YOU KNOW? 84.2% […]