China Naval Modernization: Implications for US Navy

In an international security environment of renewed great power competition, China’s military modernization effort, including its naval modernization effort, has become the top focus...

Italian Navy’s Tenth And Final FREMM Frigate Launched

The ceremony for the launch of the frigate "Emilio Bianchi," the tenth and final ship of the FREMM (European Multi Mission Frigate) class, took...

New Sea Tanker Enters Service with Russian Navy’s Northern Fleet

The new sea tanker Academician Pashin with improved technical characteristics has entered service with the Northern Fleet’s logistics and rear support forces, the Fleet’s...

First woman enters Japan’s submarine academy

The first female student was admitted to Japan's national naval submarine academy Wednesday after the end of a ban on women on the country's...

Australian Navy Opens New Warfighting Agency

The Royal Australian Navy has opened a centralized warfighting agency, designed to enhance Navy’s lethality in times of conflict. The Maritime Warfare Center merges the...

Royal Navy Trains Omani Navy for Helicopter flying Operations

Royal Navy sailors have been sharing their world-class skills with the UK’s allies in the Middle East, teaching them how to manage busy flight...

US Approves $1.5Bn Warship Upgrade Package for Australian Navy

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia of long lead items, engineering development activities, and other...

US Navy Names Future Aircraft Carrier Doris Miller During MLK, Jr. Day Ceremony

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly named a future aircraft carrier USS Doris Miller (CVN 81) during a Martin Luther King, Jr....

South Korea to send naval destroyer to Strait of Hormuz after US pressure

South Korea will send a naval destroyer and 300 troops to the Strait of Hormuz, its defence ministry said Tuesday, after pressure from its...

Aircraft Compatibility Testing Begins Aboard USS Gerald R. Ford

The aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) departed its homeport of Norfolk, Jan. 16 to begin Aircraft Compatibility Testing (ACT) off the...