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  • 21 August 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    The first indigenously built stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Corvette ‘INS Kamorta’, built by M/s Garden Reach Shipyard (GRSE), Kolkata, is scheduled to be commissioned at Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam, on Saturday, 23 August 2014.   Kamorta is the first of four ASW stealth corvettes designed by Indian Navy’s in-house organization, Directorate of Naval Design (DND) and […]

  • 24 October 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    The nuclear-powered attack submarine USS North Dakota comes closer to joining the US Navy fleet. The vessel completed its sea trials and will officially become a part of the US Navy on Saturday, 25th of October. The commissioning ceremony for the $2.6 billion Virginia-class submarine will be held at the Naval Submarine Base New London […]

  • 3 October 2011
    Training & Education

      USS Ford, an Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate of the U.S. Navy, called at the Kochi port on Saturday.   (thehindu) [mappress] Source: thehindu, October 03, 2011

  • 1 September 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    On Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, Newport News Shipbuilding will christen the nation’s newest submarine John Warner (SSN 785) during a ceremony on-site where the ship is being constructed.   The ceremony will be attended by Senator John Warner, Ship’s Sponsor Jeanne Warner, Navy personnel and thousands of shipbuilders. John Warner (SSN 785) is the 12th Virginia-class […]

  • 14 November 2013
    Industry news, Training & Education

    The commissioning ceremony of the Indian Naval Ship Vikramaditya will take place at Sevmash Shipyard, Severodvinsk on Saturday. The Indian Defence Minister Mr AK Antony leaves New Delhi tomorrow on a four day visit to Russia to commission the aircraft-carrier Vikramaditya and also to co-chair the 13th Meeting of the India – Russia Inter-Governmental Commission […]

  • 17 December 2013
    Industry news

    The new submarine, Alexander Nevsky, is going to enter Russian Navy Service on Saturday, (December 21st, 2013), according to RIA Novosti. The ceremony will take place at Sevmash shipyard, located in Severodvinsk. Alexander Nevsky is a Russian nuclear ballistic missile submarine of the fourth generation of Borei class. The submarine has a capacity of carrying […]

  • 16 September 2011
    Industry news

    The U.S. Navy will christen the Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) “Spearhead” on Saturday, September 17, 2011, at a ceremony at Austal’s U.S. shipyard in Mobile, Alabama. The 103 metre aluminium catamaran, “Spearhead”, is the first of its class under construction at Austal USA. “Spearhead” and the nine other JHSVs under contract are ideal for […]

  • 18 March 2015
    Authorities

    Huntington Ingalls Industries will christen US Navy’s new landing platform dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26) at its Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, on Saturday, March 21. The ship, 10th in the San-Antonio class of US Navy Amphibious Warships, is named for Congressman John P. Murtha. His daughter, Ms. Donna S. Murtha serves as Ship Sponsor. These represent the latest addition to […]

  • 9 May 2011
    Industry news

      It may have already been almost 6 years since Navy SEAL and Medal of Honor recipient Lt. Michael Murphy was killed in the mountains of Afghanistan, but his memory definitely lives on. On May 7, Saturday, he would have turned 35; instead, of having a birthday party, his mother helped the Navy christen a […]

  • 1 May 2015
    Authorities

    The Royal Navy’s largest warship HMS Ocean will sail into Sunderland at approximately 3pm on Friday, May 1 for a five day visit. She will be berthed at the Port of Sunderland’s Corporation Quay. HMS Ocean is visiting Sunderland for an affiliation visit and to exercise its right to the Freedom of the City by […]

  • 6 June 2014
    Authorities

    The Royal UK Navy mine hunter HMS Penzance has had to dock in Falmouth for three days instead of in Cornish, because of bad weather forecasts.   As BBC reports, this means that the ship will not be open to the public, but planned tours for local schools and sea cadets from Penzance would still […]

  • 3 December 2018
    Authorities

    US Navy Vice Adm. Scott A. Stearney, US Naval Forces Central Command / US 5th Fleet commander, was found in his Bahrain residence, the US Navy has informed. In a statement on Saturday, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson said that Vice Adm. Scott Stearney, was found deceased on Saturday. The Naval Criminal Investigative Service and the Bahraini […]

  • 22 October 2012
    Training & Education

    On Saturday, 20 October 2012, the EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) German frigate FGS Sachsen located a suspicious dhow and detained seven suspected pirates. The German frigate was tasked on Friday, 19 October 2012, to locate an Iranian dhow as reports indicated the vessel to be in the hand of pirates. On Saturday, FGS Sachsen […]

  • 19 December 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Defence shipbuilder Garden Reach Shipyard & Engineers is expected to deliver a 1,300 tonne offshore patrol vessel named “Barracuda” to Mauritius on Saturday. The $58 million vessel is the first warship ordered by a foreign country from an Indian shipyard. Senior naval officers have long argued for exporting warships to countries in the Indo – Pacific region. This, they […]

  • 19 April 2011

    Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 01-07 is planning to conduct free vessel safety checks Saturday in Navy Point… (pnj) [mappress] Source: pnj, April 19, 2011;  

  • 11 July 2011

      A British warship allegedly having the commander of the Somaliland navy and some of his soldiers on board attracted on Saturday serious mili… By ECOP-marine (international) [mappress] Source: international, July 11, 2011;

  • 22 August 2011
    Authorities

      A Chinese admiral said Saturday that China is unlikely to put the refitted ex-Soviet aircraft carrier Varyag into active service anytime soo… (mainichi) [mappress] Source: mainichi, August 22, 2011;

  • 11 April 2011

    The Finnish minelayer Pohjanmaa Saturday sank a suspected pirate vessel that it had intercepted on Wednesday. The Pohjanmaa, which is partic… (yle) [mappress] Source: yle, April 11, 2011;

  • 29 August 2011

    Seven heavily armed assailants boarded a Cameroonian ship with 150 people on board off the coast of Nigeria Saturday and took its captain ho… (AFP) [mappress] Source: AFP, August 29, 2011;

  • 27 March 2011

      Japan’s government revealed a series of missteps by the operator of a radiation-leaking nuclear plant on Saturday, including sending workers… By Eric Talmadge and Mari Yamaguchi (signonsandiego) [mappress] Source: signonsandiego,March 27, 2011;

  • 29 August 2011
    Industry news

      Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi said Saturday that the Islamic Republic is manufacturing maritime patrol aircraft… (chinadaily) [mappress] Source: chinadaily, August 29, 2011;

  • 26 December 2011
    Training & Education

      Iran launched a large-scale 10-day naval exercise on Saturday in an area stretching from the east of the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian…   (rian) [mappress] Source: rian, December 26, 2011

  • 9 May 2011
    Training & Education

      A unit of warships belonging to the Russian Pacific Fleet arrived at the central city of Da Nang Saturday, starting a five-day visit on the… (thanhniennews) [mappress] Source: thanhniennews , May 9, 2011;  

  • 28 November 2011

      On Saturday, an Italian navy ship came to the aid of a merchant vessel released by Somali pirates after over seven months in captivity, …   (asiaone) [mappress] Source: asiaone, November 28, 2011;

  • 16 May 2011

      European Union naval force said on Saturday that its warship disrupted a dhow that was suspected of being used as a Pirate Action Group (PAG… (peopledaily) [mappress] Source: peopledaily, May 16, 2011;

  • 8 November 2011
    Training & Education

    Over 12,000 people, including children, thronged the Paradip port on Saturday for a glimpse of the six warships that were thrown open to the public… (timesofindia) [mappress] Source: timesofindia, November 08, 2011;

  • 15 August 2011
    Training & Education

      The U.S. aircraft carrier George Washington arrived in international waters off the coast of southern Vietnam Saturday… (voanews) [mappress] Source: voanews, August 15, 2011;

  • 7 April 2011
    Training & Education

      The commanding officer of the USS Nimitz warship will join others here Saturday for a fundraiser to benefit the museum with the same namesak… (fredericksburgstandard) [mappress] Source: fredericksburgstandard, April 7, 2011;

  • 6 June 2011
    Industry news

      More than 5,000 people gathered at the Port of Mobile on Saturday to bring to life the Navy’s newest warship… By Travis Griggs (citizen-times) [mappress] Source: citizen-times, June 6, 2011;