Navy & Maritime Security News

Navy & Maritime Security News

Global naval forces and maritime security news overing naval markets around the world including submarines, ships, ship building and underwater vehicles.

The development of carrier aviation during the 20th century led to a dramatic paradigm shift in military capability. For the first time, navies had...

TOKYO: Rumors that the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force's third "aircraft carrying destroyer" would mark a major improvement in size and capability over the Hyuga...
The littoral combat ship Independence (LCS 2)

The US government has approved an $11 billion deal to sell Saudi Arabia four advanced warships, officials said Tuesday, amid mounting regional tension.Saudi Arabia...

South Korea fired warning shots at one of the North's patrol boats as it strayed across the border, Seoul's defence ministry said, raising tensions...
Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyer DDG 1000

The largest US destroyer ever built headed for sea trials Monday, its angular radar-evading form cutting a distinctive figure on Maine's Kennebec River,...
strategic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN 726)

FLEET ACTIVITIES YOKOSUKA, Japan: The Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Ohio (SSGN 726) arrived alongside the USS Emory S. Land (AS-39) in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia...
The fast attack submarine USS Seawolf (SSN 21)

The fast-attack submarine USS Seawolf (SSN 21) returned to its homeport of Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton Aug. 21, following a six-month deployment.During the...
Mistral Class Warship

Russia will supply equipment and helicopters worth over $1 billion for the Egyptian Mistral helicopter carriers, the Kremlin chief of staff said Monday.Cairo and...

Maybe it's time to build new big battleships, American scholar Robert Farley suggests, adding that he expects the return of the era of big...
F-35C Lightning II carrier variant joint strike fighter

ATLANTIC OCEAN: Two F-35C Lightning II carrier variants conducted their first arrested landings aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) off the coast of...