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UK, Dutch navies train for joint counter-narcotics ops

A Royal Navy Wildcat helicopter worked with HNLMS Groningen of the Royal Netherlands Navy to get rea...

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  • Operations
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Royal Navy’s improved Spearfish torpedo completes another round of trials in Scotland

The upgraded Spearfish heavyweight torpedo will be soon entering service with the navy after extens...

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  • Equipment & technology
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Expressions of interest sought for Royal Navy’s former minehunter HMS Atherstone

The UK’s Defence Equipment Sales Authority (DESA) announced the potential sale of the Royal Na...

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9 Russian ships escorted from waters close to UK

The Royal Navy informed that together with its NATO allies it has escorted nine Russian Navy warship...

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HMS Trent embarks on her 1st mission

HMS Trent, the third of the Royal Navy’s second-batch River-class offshore patrol vessels, has recei...

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  • Vessels
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UK orders two fast patrol boats for Gibraltar waters

The UK Ministry of Defense (MOD) has signed a £9.9 million contract with Merseyside-based Marine Spe...

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Near miss between Royal Navy submarine and Stena ferry ascribed to inaccurate information

A near miss between a Royal Navy submarine and Stena Superfast VII ferry occurred in 2018 because th...

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Royal Navy’s first crewless boat launched, ready for trials

BAE Systems and NavyX have launched the Pacific 24 smart boat, the Royal Navy’s first crewless...

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  • Vessels
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Royal Navy chooses MetOcean MASS

MetOcean Telematics has been selected to supply the Royal Navy with its new Maritime Acoustic Scorin...

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  • Equipment & technology
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Rolls-Royce to deliver propulsion systems for UK’s Type 31 frigates

Rolls-Royce has sealed a major contract to supply complete MTU propulsion systems for five new Type ...

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  • Equipment & technology
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Vestdavit secures boat handling performance for Royal Navy’s ice patrol ship

Boat launch and recovery systems supplier Vestdavit is bringing new fast craft handling capability t...

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  • Equipment & technology
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US, UK warships conduct maritime security ops in Barents Sea

Four US Navy ships and a Royal Navy frigate recently entered the Barents Sea, working together to co...

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  • Training & Education
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Coronavirus response: France, the Netherlands and the UK send navy ships to the Caribbean

France, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom have decided to join efforts in dealing with the COVI...

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New contracts awarded for Royal Navy’s Type 31 frigates

A new round of supply chain contract awards has been announced in relation to the Royal Navy’s...

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  • Equipment & technology
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HMS Audacious reaches home base

HMS Audacious, the fourth of seven Astute-class submarines of the Royal Navy, has arrived at her new...

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Royal Navy’s greenest ship makes its Portsmouth debut

The Royal Navy’s new offshore patrol vessel HMS Tamar has arrived in its homeport of Portsmout...

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  • Vessels
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UK: GBP 2.5M investment in XL autonomous submarine development

An initial GBP 1 million (USD 1.3 million) contract has been awarded to Plymouth-based company MSubs...

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Underwater ‘eyes and ears’ ordered for Royal Navy’s Dreadnought submarines

BAE Systems Submarines, which is building four nuclear submarines for the Royal Navy, has awarded wo...

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Posted: 7 months ago