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Category: Naval

UK confirms £100m boost for Portsmouth Naval Base

The UK has confirmed plans to invest £100m for new dock facilities at Portsmouth Naval Base, in a bid to ensure it is ready to serve the future Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers. …read more...

TKMS offers Type 209 and Type 210 submarines to Royal Thai Navy

Germany’s ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) has made a double submarine offer to Thailand featuring the company’s Type 209/1400mod and Type 210mod platforms, IHS Jane’s understands. The company highlighted the capabilities of the two submarines...

France confirms defence cuts slowdown

France has confirmed that 7,500 military positions, which had be planned to be cut between 2015 and 2019, will now be saved as part of the reaction to the attacks in Paris in mid-January....

Germany offers participation in IDAS to Turkey

Germany has offered Turkey the opportunity to participate in the Interactive Defence and Attack System for Submarines (IDAS) missile project, IHS Jane’s has learnt. Berlin’s offer to Ankara was made during a meeting held...

Navy Builds a New Class of Sea-Basing Ships

The Navy is making progress building a new class of ships configured for sea-basing and expeditionary missions as a way to help account for a shortage of amphibious assault ships and forward-position Marines, sailors,...

Philippine Navy to Receive Two Vessels from Australia

The Australian Government will gift two recently-decommissioned Landing Craft Heavy vessels, including a package of spare parts, to the Philippines Government, the Minister for Defence Kevin Andrews… [[ This is a content summary only....

Image of the Day: Man the Rails!

Sailors man the rails of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). The ship departed Naval Base San Diego on January 26. Green Bay is underway as part of...

SNMCMG1 Vessels Engage in Manoeuvre Exercise

As part of Baltic Sea tasks, the Standing NATO Mine Counter-Measures Group ONE provided a short update on the group’s operations. The Belgian minehunter Lobelia (M921), integrated in SNMCMG1,… [[ This is a content...

Sailors Receive HDP-T Pay

Hardship Duty Pay-Tempo (HDP-T) eligible Sailors have received $4.2 million in their paycheck as of Jan. 28, according to US Navy officials. More than 5,500 Sailors from the George H.W. Bush Carrier… [[ This...

Sailors Receive HDP-T Pay

Hardship Duty Pay-Tempo (HDP-T) eligible Sailors have received $4.2 million in their paycheck as of Jan. 28, according to US Navy officials. More than 5,500 Sailors from the George H.W. Bush Carrier… [[ This...

US and ROK Navies Tighten Bonds

Sailors from the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Mustin (DDG 89) and USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) plan on strengthening partnerships with the Republic of Korea navy during a port… [[ This is...

Spanish Navy Saves 22 Migrants in Alboran Sea

The Spanish Navy engaged in a migrant rescue operation in the Alboran Sea on January 27. The Navy’s Serviola class Patrol boat Vigía (P-73), which is conducting maritime surveillance tasks in… [[ This is...

Yaroslav Mudry Waves Goodbye to Tartus, Syria

Yaroslav Mudry (727), the Russian Navy’s Neustrashimy class frigate, departed the port of Tartus, Syria, and is now on its way to a designated area in the Mediterranean Sea. During the port call in…...

USS Bonhomme Richard Embarks 31st MEU

US Navy’s amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) recently docked in White Beach, Okinawa, to embark the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (31st MEU). During the vessel’s stay… [[ This is a content...

Spanish Navy’s Transport Vessels Back in Cartagena

Spanish Navy’s transport vessels El Camino Español (A-05) and Martín Posadillo (A-04) returned home to Cartagena yesterday morning. The vessels were on an assignment of moving anti-aircraft… [[ This is a content summary only....

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