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New Commander of Submarine Forces NATO Named

Rear Admiral Matt Zirkle, United States Navy, relieved Rear Admiral Bob Kamensky, United States Navy, as Commander, Submarine Forces NATO (COMSUBNATO) and Deputy Chief of Staff, Submarines, for NATO… [[ This is a content...

HMS Shoreham Sailors Return to Faslane

The men and women of HMS Shoreham have returned home to Faslane after seven months of operational duty in the Persian Gulf. It was a varied deployment for Crew 5 who found themselves conducting...

EID’s ICCS6 to Equip Belgian, Dutch and Portuguese Frigates

The navies of Belgium, the Netherlands, and Portugal will upgrade some of their surface ships with the latest version (the sixth) of the Integrated Communications Control System, produced by Portuguese communications specialist EID. …read...

Australia Day Organized aboard HMAS Canberra

HMAS Canberra hosted the launch of the Australia Day Council of New South Wales’ 2015 Australia Day Program. The newly commissioned Landing Helicopter Dock will be the centrepiece of… [[ This is a content...

HMAS Success, HMS Kent Conduct RAS

Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Success, deployed as part of Operation MANITOU, engaged in a replenishment-at-sea (RAS) with Royal Navy’s vessel in the Middle East Region. This was Success’… [[ This is a content summary...

HMAS Anzac Prepares for Another Busy Year

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Anzac has commenced preparations for the centenary of the Gallipoli landings in April. Led by Commander Belinda Wood, Anzac’s ship’s company is to ensure the ship… [[ This is...

Surface Warfare Discussed at 27th Annual SNA Symposium

Naval leaders, government officials and private industry members gathered for the final presentations and closing banquet of the 27th Annual Surface Navy Association Symposium (SNA) in Crystal City,… [[ This is a content summary...

Indian Navy’s Third LCU Launched at GRSE

Indian Navy’s third Landing Craft Utility, Yard 2094, was launched at Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE), Kolkata, on 16 January 2015. The vessel, which was named ‘LCU L53′, is… [[ This is...

US 7th Fleet Promotes Stability and Security in 2014

In 2014, U.S. 7th Fleet ships, squadrons, operational units and senior leaders promoted regional stability and maritime security through more than 1,000 theater security cooperation engagements…. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

HSC 25 Starts Mission aboard USS Bonhomme Richard

Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron’s (HSC) 25 “Island Knights” embarked with the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as part of its underway mission. Even though this is… [[ This is a...

USNH Yokosuka Launches New Medical Assistant Program

U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Yokosuka is expanding volunteer opportunities for the local Yokosuka community by starting a new Medical Assistant Program in collaboration with the Red Cross. The Medical… [[ This is a content...

Welcome Home HMCS Toronto!

Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Toronto returned to her home port of Halifax, Nova Scotia yesterday, January 18, after a successful seven month-long deployment in the Mediterranean Sea on… [[ This is a content...

USS Oscar Austin Fosters Good Ties with Seychelles

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) arrived in Port Victoria, Seychelles for a scheduled port visit Jan. 17, 2015. This port visit serves to continue U.S. Naval… [[ This is...

Cameroon to get ‘sophisticated’ Russian arms

Cameroon’s military will take delivery of “the most sophisticated military equipment from Russia” before the end of 2015, a statement released by President Paul Biya’s office announced on 16 January. “Among other latest-generation weapons,...

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