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  • 16 October 2015

    SNMG2 conducted a manoeuvring exercise, while simultaneously one of the Sea Lynx helicopter from frigate HAMBURG exercised take off and landing procedures as well as different scenarios with the ship. The helicopter’s crew took the chance to capture photos of the naval force during one of the take offs. Images: MARCOM

  • 17 October 2014
    Authorities, Industry news

    The US Navy will christen littoral combat ship (LCS) Detroit, on Oct. 18 during a ceremony at Marinette Marine Corporation shipyard in Marinette, Wisconsin. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, will deliver the principal address at the ceremony. Mrs. Barbara Levin, wife of U.S. Senator Carl Levin (Michigan), will serve as the ship’s sponsor. The […]

  • 6 November 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development, Training & Education

    HMAS Success enjoyed a welcome change of tempo on 22 October when Commodore Warfare, Commodore Peter Leavy, visited the ship during its Mission Readiness Workup in the waters off Jervis Bay. He arrived in ‘Odin’ the ship’s Seahawk helicopter whilst the ship was at action stations and engaged in a damage control exercise. Commodore Leavy […]

  • 14 June 2015
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news, Research & Development, Training & Education

    India’s INS Vikrant Undocks at Cochin Shipyard The largest and the first Indian indigenously-built, 40,000 tonne aircraft carrier (IAC) to be christened as INS Vikrant on comissioning was undocked yesterday, June 10, at a ceremony held at the Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL). BMT Awarded Research Grant for Australia’s Future Sub BMT Design & Technology (BMT), […]

  • 10 June 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development, Training & Education

    The gallery pictures maritime forces from 17 nations underway in the Baltic Sea in formation for BALTOPS 2015 on June 8. BALTOPS is an annually recurring multinational exercise designed to enhance flexibility and interoperability, as well as demonstrate resolve of allied and partner forces to defend the Baltic region. BALTOPS exercises will test the maritime […]

  • 3 October 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced on October 1 that the Franklin Expedition ship discovered in early September by the 2014 Victoria Strait Expedition is Her Majesty’s Ship (HMS) Erebus.   Sir John Franklin, who was in command of the Franklin Expedition, sailed on HMS Erebus. The confirmation was made by Parks Canada underwater archeologists, […]

  • 5 March 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development, Training & Education

    US Navy’s amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), the lead vessel of the Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group, has been through a couple of pretty busy weeks. Bonhomme Richard traveled through the East China Sea, mid February, where it conducted a 25 mm machine gun drill during a general quarters exercise. A few days later, the vessel […]

  • 30 July 2013
    Training & Education

    National Museum of the United States Navy, Cold War Gallery and Display Ship Barry will be accessible through a new gate open to the public starting Aug. 1.  For the month of August, Naval History and Heritage Command along with the support of Naval District Washington, will offer free public access via the Anacostia Riverwalk […]

  • 17 October 2014

    On 16th October 2014 the European Union Naval Force flagship, ITS Andrea Doria and Japanese Navy warship, JS Takanami, which is currently deployed with Combined Maritime Force CTF151, carried out a counter-piracy exercise at sea in the Gulf of Aden. Exercises such as this help to strengthen the cooperation between the different counter-piracy forces that […]

  • 28 December 2015

    As the sun set on December 23, 2015, the Indian Navy hauled down its ensign from, the historic guided missile frigate, Indian Naval Ship Godavari, for the last time.  In a previously announced ceremony at the Naval Dockyard, Mumbai, Vice Admiral R Hari Kumar, Chief of Staff, Headquarter Western Naval Command, decommissioned the 32 year […]

  • 7 September 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) John Warner (SSN 785), the first of the Virginia-class attack submarines to be homported in Naval Station Norfolk, was christened at Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., Sept. 6.   “The christening of the future USS John Warner is not only a celebration of a dedicated Sailor, Marine and public servant, but […]

  • 27 June 2017
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    Royal Navy’s aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth put to sea on Monday for the first time to start sea trials off the coast of Scotland. In a delicate operation lasting nearly four hours, HMS Queen Elizabeth moved from the basin at Rosyth where she has been under construction since 2014, and into the Forth estuary. […]

  • 29 September 2015
    Research & Development

    As Mission Erebus and Terror 2015 comes to a close, Parks Canada has released never-before seen photos taken during the expedition. The images showcase the archaeological work at the wreck of HMS Erebus and present, for the first time, a full view of the wreck without the help of radar imagery. The Parks Canada-led search […]

  • 13 April 2016
    Authorities, Training & Education

    The Royal Netherlands Navy, Police, Port of Rotterdam authority and other Dutch agencies are taking part in exercise ‘Port Defender’ in Rotterdam. Special navy and police forces are practicing harbor protection against major incidents and terror threats. The two-day exercise started April 12 at the Wilhelminapier where the Dutch Navy landing platform dock ship HNLMS Rotterdam will […]

  • 5 June 2014

    490 military personnel and musicians have put on the largest ever Beating Retreat, over two nights, in celebration of the Duke of Edinburgh’s birthday and the Royal Marines 350th anniversary.   The Royal Marines Beating Retreat is traditionally a celebration of The Duke of Edinburgh’s birthday, as he holds the title of Captain General Royal […]

  • 16 March 2018

    The Royal Navy has shared the first design photos of its £18 million (approx. 25m) Royal Marines Museum, some two years ahead of its opening in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Directors promise a much more interactive, hi-tech museum which will immerse tourists in the world of the Royal Marines from the birth more than 350 years ago […]

  • 11 November 2016
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    As the German Navy is preparing to decommission the last four fast attack craft still in service in the following days, it has shared a gallery of photos that show how the vessel type evolved through history. Gepard-class fast attack craft Hermelin, Zobel, Frettchen and Hyäne will be decommissioned in mid-Novermber as the last ships of the […]

  • 8 January 2013
    Training & Education

    Six boats with a crew of 5 each, set sail from Kochi on 7th Jan 13 on a race to Lakshadweep Islands and back in the Offshore sailing race conducted by Offshore Sailing Club. Vice Admiral Satish Soni, Flag Officer Commanding in Chief, Southern Naval Command flagged off the race. Two Navy teams from Mumbai, […]

  • 31 October 2014
    Authorities, Training & Education

    The US Naval Forces Europe-Africa/US 6th Fleet released a gallery highlighting daily operations in their most recent Status of the Fleet. Sailors, operating forward in the U.S. 6th Fleet, conducted daily operations, port visits and engaged with allies and partners to maintain a forward presence throughout Europe and Africa and improve maritime security. The above image […]

  • 21 October 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Operation Mare Nostrum celebrated her first year onboard ITS San Giorgio – presently headquartering the 29th Naval Group Command (CGN29), with a flag lowering ceremony held on the flight deck on October 18. One year of hard work for all the crew members of the Italian Navy who, in cooperation with public agencies and charities, saved […]

  • 7 November 2013
    Training & Education

    Akaroa Harbour, in the Canterbury Region of New Zealand, formed a training ground on 6 November for a rehearsal of amphibious landings taking place within Exercise Southern Katipo 2013 that started two days ago. Around 200 battle-ready troops and 280 tonnes of equipment and vehicles embarked in HMNZS CANTERBURY in Wellington on November 1 in […]

  • 17 June 2016
    Authorities, Research & Development, Training & Education

    Photos: Italian Navy Italian and U.S. Navy have completed the first international replenishment at sea (RAS) to involve the transfer of alternative fuel, in this case a synthetic biodiesel (Green Diesel) produced in Italy. On June 16, Italian Navy auxiliary ship Etna replenished the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer and Great Green Fleet ship USS Mason on one […]

  • 1 March 2016
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Images: Belgian Navy Belgian Navy’s Tripartite-class minehunter M924 Primula detected what it classified as a potential mine in the Gootebank area, about 14 nautical miles off the coast, February 25. The Navy ship thereafter used its Seafox-I ROV (remotely operated vehicle) and identified the sonar contact as a German LMB mine from World War II, which was estimated to […]

  • 26 February 2014
    Training & Education

    Activities taking place under the New Zealand led Mine Counter Measures and Diving Exercise (MCMEX 14) are gaining momentum as the tenth day dawns on 14 participating teams. The day started with an impressive display of Pouncer operations, with divers taking to the water from a Royal New Zealand Armed Forces (RNZAF) Iroquois helicopter.   […]

  • 15 September 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    On Monday, 8 September, EU Naval Force Belgian frigate, BNS Leopold I, conducted a replenishment at sea with the German support ship FGS Berlin in the Internationally Recommended Transit Corridor (IRTC).   As the ships sailed close to each other, maintenance equipment was transferred from FGS Berlin’s deck to BNS Leopold I’s forecastle via a […]

  • 24 December 2015
    Authorities, Training & Education

    The Royal Canadian Navy released its selection of photos picturing the Navy’s assets serving at home and abroad during 2015. The remote and extreme regions the Royal Canadian Navy operates in have allowed for stunning photos to be taken by the crews of the Navy ships. The RCN fleet, divided between the Atlantic (Halifax, Nova […]

  • 4 November 2014
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Research & Development, Training & Education

    While on its long journey from the Mediterranean Sea, across the Aegian Sea to the Black Sea, the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) conducted multiple operations. The vessel conducted small boat operations and a passenger transfer, as well as a pre-action caliber fire exercise with USS Ross (DDG 71) during which USS Cole launched an MK 45 5-inch lightweight […]

  • 12 February 2014
    Industry news

    INS Vikramaditya, one of the Indian Navy’s latest additions to the fleet, and at the same time the most expensive one, has had a bumpy ride home from the Russian Sevmash shipyard, writes the Hindustan Times.   Namely, as reported, the aircraft carrier faced embarrassing glitches on the journey to the Karwar naval base in […]

  • 1 July 2013
    Authorities, Industry news, Training & Education

    From 3rd to 6th July, Polish Navy’s hydrographic ship ORP Arctowski will present its equipment and capabilities during 6th International Maritime Defence Show in Saint Petersburg. Polish Navy Commander-in-Chief vice admiral (three star) Tomasz Mathea will visit Russia for the Show. During the four-day stay in Sankt Petersburg the ship will be open to public. […]