Australia’s new frigates to feature long-range missile defence system

Australia’s new frigates will be equipped with a long-range missile defence system to counter threats from rogue states like North Korea, officials announced Tuesday. Canberra...

Upgraded Brazilian Navy Super Lynx Makes Successful Maiden Flight

Leonardo is pleased to announce the successful maiden flight of the first of eight upgraded Brazilian Navy Super Lynx Mk21B helicopters at its Yeovil...

Naval Group Delivers First Gowind2500 Corvette, ENS ELFATEH, to the Egyptian Navy

Naval Group is proud to have delivered on Friday 22 September 2017 its first Gowind® 2500 corvette to the Egyptian Navy. The ceremony took...

PLA Navy Gets New Nuclear Submarine

A new nuclear submarine has been turned over to the People's Liberation Army Navy, one of the largest State-owned naval shipbuilding enterprises revealed on...

WWI German submarine wreck found off Belgium

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The well-preserved wreck of a German submarine sunk during World War I has been found in the North Sea and may have...

Major Expansion of U.S. Navy Amphibious Warfare Fleet?

The decision to use the LPD-17 design as the baseline for the LX(R) has opened up a major discussion on the future size and...

USS Abraham Lincoln Tests F-35C Lightning II at Sea

The Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) became one of the few ships in the fleet to trap and launch the F-35C...

Training, maintenance issues beset overseas US Navy ships

Foreign-based US Navy ships are suffering a slew of problems that are raising risks and impacting military readiness, a government watchdog warned on Thursday...

Latest Aegis Combat System is Successful Against Medium Range Ballistic Missiles

USS JOHN PAUL JONES, At Sea: The USS John Paul Jones, supported by the U.S. Navy, Missile Defense Agency and Lockheed Martin, successfully fired...

Pentagon chief pledges ‘broad’ probe into navy accidents

US Defence Secretary James Mattis on Monday said the Pentagon will undertake a broad investigation into multiple accidents after the second severe collision involving...