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Russia’s New Mine Sweeper Begins Shipbuilders’ Sea Trials

According to the press release of Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard’s press office, latest Alexandrite class minesweeper (Project 12700 ) Vladimir Yemelyanov has left the...

Pakistan Navy Conducts Live Missile Firings at RIBAT-2019 Exercise

According to the press release of MoD of Pakistan, the Pakistan Navy is conducting Operational Exercise RIBAT-2019 to check operational preparedness of...

Last Adelaide Class Frigate Berths for the Last Time

The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN’s) last Adelaide class guided-missile frigate, HMAS Melbourne, arrived at her mother port of Sydney on 27 September,...

Indian Navy’s First Aircraft Carrier Dock is Inaugurated

Indian defence industry made a milestone step about maintaining of naval vessels. Indian defence minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the Navy’s first aircraft...

Turkish Navy Welcomed 4th Indigenous Corvette TCG KINALIADA

Today was the day to be proud for Turkish defense industry. Because 4th and the last MILGEM (ADA) Class Corvette TCG KINALIADA...

India launched P-17A class frigate INS Nilgiri

India has launched the first of its seven planned Project 17 Alpha (P17A)-class stealth-capable frigates, the INS Nilgiri, today. “The INS Nilgiri is...

India, Japan and US navies Conduct Trilateral Malabar-2019 Exercise

The naval forces of India, Japan and the United States participate in the trilateral maritime exercise Malabar, off the coast of Sasebo,...

Indian Frigate Tarkash Keeps Visiting African Ports

The Indian Navy frigate INS Tarkash has arrived Maputo, Mozambique, for a three-day of port-visit as a part of her route across...

New Submarine of Brazilian Navy Sets for Sea Trials

Brazilian Navy's new submarine, Riachuelo (S-40), is in the final preparations for the sea trials with a month latency, according to Brazilian...

Naval Group Prepares ex-French OPV for Argentinian Navy

According to the Argentine Navy, the former French National Navy OPV L'Adroit (P 725) is on the dry dock in Toulon, where...

US Coast Guard Seized Submarine While Smuggling Tons of Drugs

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) conducted a very succesful operation at the Pacific Ocean near South America. According to the statements made...

Brazilian ex-Aircraft Carrier Goes on a Sale

The Brazilian Ministry of Defense has announced on Monday (23rd September) that decomissioned aircraft carrier Sao Paulo is on sale with an...

What’s Happening Between South Korea and Japan?

According to a statement made by South Korean defense ministry’s press secretary on Tuesday (24th September), South Korea hasn't been invited to...

Russia Developed Enhanced Version of Oniks (Yakhont) Cruise Missile

Russia’s Research and Production Association of Machine-Building has developed a sea-launched cruise missile with the 800km range capability and the increased accuracy...

China Welcomed Type 075 Amphibious Assault Ship

China's first amphibious assault ship was launched in Shanghai on Wednesday (Sep 25), coming closer to the completion of its construction project.The...

Russian Corvette Smerch Conducted Live Missile Firing

According to the press release of Russian Pacific fleet, upgraded corvette "Smerch" has held its first live-fire exercise, launching an Uran anti-ship...

Iran, Russia and China to Execute Joint Naval Exercises at Gulf of Oman

According to semi-official news agency of Iran, Tasnim, Iran is planning to hold naval drills with Russia and China at Gulf of...

India’s Second Scorpene Class Submarine Ready for Commissioning

India's Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) has delivered another licence-built Kalvari (Scorpène)-class diesel-electric submarine (SSK) to the Indian Navy. She will be...

Royal Navy’s Second Aircraft Carrier Makes Debut at Sea

Royal Navy's second giant aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales, left the Rosyth Dockyard on the Forth to start sea trials. Passing under...

Egyptian and French Navies Conducted Bilateral Drills at Mediterranean

The Egyptian and French naval forces conducted transient navy drills within the Mediterranean's northern fleet zone as part of the Armed Forces...

Canadian Led Cutlass Fury 2019 Exercise Comes to End

Exercise CUTLASS FURY 2019 - the largest Canadian-led naval exercise in decades, concluded on Sep 21, off Canada’s east coast. Participating countries, which...

Seven Red Sea Countries Attend Red Wave-2 Exercise Hosted by Saudi Arabia

The Red Wave 2 joint drill, includes naval forces from seven Red Sea countries, started Sunday (22nd September) in Jeddah, according to...

Royal Navy Welcomes the Newest Offshore Patrol Vessel HMS Medway

The Royal Navy's latest Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV), HMS Medway (P-223) has been commissioned with a ceremony in Chatham. The ceremony is...

The Newest Hobart Class Destroyer of Australia Begins Sea Trials

According to the press release of Royal Australian Navy (RAN) and statement of Australian Department of Defense (DoD), RAN's latest addition to...

Thailand’s First S26T Submarine’s Keel was Laid by China CSIC

Keel laying ceremony for the Royal Thai Navy's first S26T submarine was held by Chinese shipbuilding group CSIC (China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation)...

Ukraine to Resume Building Project 58250 Class Corvette Project

As a result of assuring political balance after presidency elections, Ukraine plans to strenghth its navy. Ukraine’s Defense Ministry has initiated works...

Lack of Funds could Cause South Africa to Lose Naval Capabilities

Operating naval force is a quite expensive process for countries. It's like riding a bicycle, you need to keep pedaling if you...

Saudi Arabia to Join Maritime Force at Gulf

Saudi Arabia has decided to join on Wednesday (18th September) the International Maritime Security Construct - a US-led international alliance that aims...

SAAB to Provide Combat Systems for Finnish Corvette Program

SAAB Press Center has announced that the Government of Finland selected Saab as the combat system provider and integrator for the Finnish...

SITMEX-19 has Commenced at Andaman Sea

A maiden trilateral exercise named SITMEX-19, involving Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN), Royal Thailand Navy (RTN) and Indian Navy (IN), has kicked...

U.S. Navy to Use Unmanned Technology for Hunting Mines

After announcing world's largest autonomous warship against submarines, this week, the Pentagon announced that they had reached yet another major milestone in...

Turkish Navy Commenced Kararlilik-2019 Exercise At East Med

Turkish Naval Forces has begun Kararlilik-2019 large scaled naval exercise on Monday (16th September). The exercise will last until 22nd September 2019...

US Destroyer Visited Beirut After Decades

The U.S. destroyer, USS Ramage, docked at the Beirut Port early Saturday, being the first U.S. warship to do so in more...

Russian Navy Plans to Equip Submarines with Hypersonic Cruise Missiles

The Russian Navy is expected to be the first country that equip submarines with hypersonic cruise missiles.Excellent speed of the missile would...

Russia Plans to Upgrade Oniks Antiship Missile

The joint stock company NPO Mashinostroyeniya (an affiliate of the corporation Tactical Missile Corporation) plans to upgrade its supersonic anti-ship cruise missile...

Babcock Team 31 selected as preferred bidder for UK Type 31 frigate programme

Babcock Team 31 has been selected by the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) as the preferred bidder to deliver its new warships....

Turkish Navy Hosts Dynamic Guard 2019

Turkey hosted exercise Dynamic Guard 2019 is being conducted at East Mediterranean with the participation of Turkish Navy and SMNG-2. Dynamic Guard-2019 Exercise;...

Thailand to Complete Purchase of Chinese LPD

The Royal Thai Navy (RTN) has signed a contract of procurement Chinese  Type 071E (Yuzhao)-class landing platform dock (LPD). The deal was...

BAE Systems Shows the Integration of the new USV with Royal Navy Frigate

The unmanned surface vessel named "Pacific 24" Rigid Inflatable Boat (P24 RIB) will be integrated with the combat system of HMS Argyll,...

Russia’s New Amphibious Assault Ships to be Laid Down at 2020 Spring

According to the sources in Russia’s shipbuilding industry, Russia’s first two amphibious assault ships will be laid down at the Zaliv shipyard...

DSEI-2019 to be Commenced Under Protests

The world leading event that connects governments, national armed forces, industry thought leaders and the global defence & security supply chain, DSEI-2019...

Russian Underwater Drone Carrier to Begin Sea Trials by 2020

Russia’s special-purpose nuclear sub, the Belgorod, which will be the first basic carrier of Poseidon nuclear-capable underwater drones, will enter sea trials...

Russian Navy to Procure Four New Submarines at 2020

According to Sevmash shipyard Director General Mikhail Budnichenko, the Russian Navy will get one nuclear submarine by the end of 2019 and...

USS Nebraska Tested Trident-II Missiles

The U.S. Navy has reported on Friday that has Ohio class of nuclear-powered submarine tested four life-extended Trident II D5 missiles to...

KRI Sultan Iskandar Muda-367 successfully fired an Exocet MM40 Block 3 missile

Indonesian Navy's SIGMA Class corvette KRI Sultan Iskandar Muda-367 successfully fired an Exocet MM40 Block 3 missile during an exercise in Java...

Successful first ASEAN-U.S. Maritime Exercise comes to end

The U.S. Navy and maritime forces from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) successfully completed the first ASEAN-U.S. Maritime Exercise (AUMX),...

Russian Cruiser Shows Existence at Arctic

The Northern Fleet’s flotilla that is making a long-distance voyage to the Arctic left the Yenisei Gulf and entered the Kara Sea,...

Russian Baltic Fleet to Participate Indra-2019

According to Russian Baltic Fleet officials, a group of the Baltic Fleet’s ships led by the guard ship Yaroslav Mudry will for...

Another Significant Discovery by Turkish Navy

Turkish Navy's submarine rescue and towing ship TCG IŞIN made another significant discovery last week. The last discovery of the TCG IŞIN...

Iran and Russia to Conduct Joint Drills at Indian Ocean

Iran and Russia will hold joint military exercises in the Indian Ocean, visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told a briefing...

Navantia Launched the Second Supply Class Tanker for the Australian Navy

Spanish shipbuilder, Navantia has launched the second of the two Supply-class Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment (AOR) vessels ordered by the Royal Australian Navy...