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Royal Navy Gets First Unmanned Minesweeping System

An autonomous minesweeper system that can safely clear sea lanes of mines has been handed over to the Royal Navy, Defence Minister Guto Bebb...

Carrier strike operations a step closer for Royal Navy

Another milestone has been reached in the UK’s return to carrier strike operations. Personnel from five Royal Navy ships took part in the latest...

Royal Navy Auxiliary’s New Tanker Arrives In UK

The first of the newest support ships for the Royal Navy, RFA Tidespring, has arrived in Cornwall for customization, helping to sustain 300 UK...

Royal Navy Carrier Strike Group Put to the Test

Royal Navy warships have been learning how to work as part of a battlegroup with the nation’s new aircraft carriers. The Commander UK Carrier Strike...

Thales Wins Royal Navy Crowsnest Surveillance Helicopter Contract

Defence Minister Harriett Baldwin announces £269M deal for Crowsnest system to protect new Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers. The deal with Lockheed Martin will see...

BAE Begins Construction On New British Nuclear Submarines

Construction started in Barrow, Cumbria yesterday on the Royal Navy's largest ever submarine. The nuclear sub will be over 150 meters long, weigh 17,500...
Watchkeeper UAV

Thales Ready for Royal Navy Test of Its Unmanned Systems

Thales has announced it will be playing a major role in a large Royal Navy demonstration this month to determine the feasibility of using...

Royal Navy ScanEagle Drone Program Axed

ScanEagle drones have helped tackle drug gangs, people smugglers, and pirates for the past three years of operations. But now the Royal Navy drone program,...

British MPs back new PM and vote to update nuclear deterrent

New British Prime Minster Theresa May on Monday won her first parliamentary battle when MPs overwhelmingly voted to replace the ageing submarines that...
P-8A Poseidon

UK Orders Nine Boeing P-8A Maritime Patrol Aircraft

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has confirmed the deal to purchase nine P-8A Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) for the Royal Air Force (RAF). The...