Argyll Strikes Again

HMS Argyll Strikes Again

The U.K. Navy’s HMS Argyll has seized more than 850 kg of cocaine in a high speed midnight chase while on ...

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IMRF: Dealing with Media Pressure Key in SAR Operations

IMRF Dealing with Media Pressure Key in SAR Operations

Media pressure, and particularly the posting of unverified stories on social media, has become a significant factor ...

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US Navy Supply Ships Collide in Gulf of Aden

US Navy Ships Collide in Gulf of Aden

Two U.S. Naval supply ships collided in the Gulf of Aden November 20 at 5:26 a.m. local time with no injuries to ...

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Eunavfor Stays in Somalia for Two More Years

Eunavfor Stays in Somalia for Two More Years

The European Council has extended the EU’s counter-piracy Operation Atalanta by two more years, until December 12, ...

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Image of the Day: Navy Ships in Formation

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Today’s image of the day shows the U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ships transiting in ...

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Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

The Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise has been detained by Spanish authorities in the port of Arrecife, Lanzarote, ...

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Indonesia to Bolster Maritime Defence

Indonesia to Bolster Maritime Defence

Indonesia is set to step up its maritime defense efforts so as to be able to ensure navigation safety to its own ...

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UN Continues Fight against Somali Pirates

UN Continues Fight against Somali Pirates

Expressing continued grave concern over piracy off the coast of Somalia despite a sharp decline in attacks, the ...

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Hanjin Stacking Up Orders

Hanjin Stacking Up Orders

South Korea’s shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC) has signed a nearly USD 200 ...

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Bales of Cocaine Found Floating off Central America

Bales of Cocaine Found Floating off Central America

USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) and U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment (LEDET), in support of Operation Martillo, ...

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Vancouver Shipyards Completes Overhaul

Seaspan Vancouver Shipyard Completes Overhaul

Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards has completed its two-year, CAD 170 million Shipyard Modernization Project ahead of ...

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One Dead, Four Missing after India Navy Ship Sinks

One Dead, Four Missing after India Navy Ship Sinks

At least one person died, with four still missing after a torpedo recovery vessel of Indian Navy sank off the city ...

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Marsur Ready for Action

EU Maritime Surveillance Program Ready for Action

The Maritime Surveillance (Marsur) project, encompassing seventeen European Union Member States plus Norway, has ...

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HMS Argyll Notches Second Cocaine Mega Haul

HMS Argyll Notches Second Cocaine Mega Haul

The U.K. Royal Navy warship HMS Argyl has seized cocaine with a wholesale value of GBP 10 million (USD 16.1m) from ...

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UK Halts Support to Mediterranean Migrant Rescues

UK Halts Support to Mediterranean Migrant Rescue Operations

The U.K. Government has decided to end British support for search-and-rescue operations for migrants in danger of ...

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VIDEO: Future USS Detroit Takes a Plunge

VIDEO: Future USS Detroit Takes a Plunge

The Lockheed Martin -led industry team launched the seventh Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), Detroit, into the Menominee ...

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Image of the Day: Patrolling Suez

Image of the Day Patrolling Suez

The amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) is pictured here transiting the Suez Canal on October 2, ...

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UK Navy Fighting Ebola at Its Doorstep

UK Navy Fighting Ebola at its Doorstep

Military and civilian personnel are currently making final preparations in Falmouth, Cornwall, to sail with Royal ...

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First Centre Blocks for UK Aircraft Carrier Complete

First Centre Blocks for UK Aircraft Carrier Complete

The U.K.-based Cammell Laird has completed its first centre blocks for a second aircraft carrier set to become the ...

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VIDEO: USCG Offloads Tonnes of Cocaine

USCG Offloads Tonnes of Cocaine

The U.S. Coast Guardsmen offloaded more than 28,000 pounds (12.7 tonnes) of cocaine at Naval Base San Diego ...

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VIDEO: Unmanned Swarmboats Coming Soon

Video: Unmanned Swarmboats Coming Soon

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) has reportedly made a technological breakthrough that will allow any ...

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