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US Navy Tests USS Gerald R. Ford Combat Systems

USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) recently completed testing of vital combat systems while underway in the Atlantic Ocean. These tests, conducted during Ford’s post-delivery test and trials (PDT&T) phase, are designed to stress...

French aircraft carrier heads home over virus fears

France’s aircraft carrier will be brought home early from a deployment in the Atlantic after some crew members showed coronavirus symptoms, the defence ministry said Wednesday. About 40 sailors on the Charles de Gaulle...

Troubled Waters

FILE – Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly resigns after apologizing for insults made towards relieved Captain Brett Crozier, onboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier currently docked in Guam. To date,...

Australia lays keel for second Arafura-class OPV

Key Points Australia has laid down the keel for its second Arafura-class offshore patrol vessel The vessel is expected to enter service with the Royal Australian Navy in 2023 The keel for Australia’s second...

HMS Audacious reaches home base

HMS Audacious, the fourth of seven Astute-class submarines of the Royal Navy, has arrived at her new home at HM Naval Base Clyde. The new submarine and her 98-strong crew arrived at the Naval...

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