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  • Detailed Graphic Shows Every British Navy Ship Lost In World War II

    23 May 2012

    Quiet Images of Great Loss and Heroism–British Navy Losses, 1945 JF Ptak Science Books Post 1216 This enormous, quiet image appeared in The Illustrated London News on 23 June 1945, just weeks after the termination of WWII in Europe. It graphically presents...

  • Iran Navy Helps U.S. Ship Attacked by Pirates in Middle East

    24 May 2012

    an Navy Helps U.S. Ship Attacked by Pirates in Middle East Michelle Wiese Bockmann, ©2012 Bloomberg News Wednesday, May 23, 2012 Print E-mail Share Comments (0) Font | Size: 13 MOST POPULAR BLOOMBERG HEADLINES EU Chiefs Clash on Euro Bonds as Crisis Summit...

  • Who works the longest hours?

    24 May 2012

    23 May 2012 Last updated at 10:56 ET Share this page Email Print 3.3K Share Facebook Twitter Who works the longest hours? Your hours Who gets most time off? Continue reading the main story Do you work a lot or a little? Type in your hours, and we'll tell...

  • Where are you on the global pay scale?

    24 May 2012

    29 March 2012 Last updated at 12:58 ET Share this page Email Print 26K Share Facebook Twitter Where are you on the global pay scale? Your wage How it's worked out Do you earn more or less than the world's average wage? Type in your monthly salary and...

  • Where are you on the global pay scale

    24 May 2012

    Where are you on the global pay scale? Your wage How it's worked out By Ruth Alexander BBC News Continue reading the main story In today's Magazine Which countries work the longest hours? Does the Queen do fashion? The city that loves to grumble 10 of...

  • HMS Ocean arrives in Sunderland for special visit

    25 May 2012

    24 May 2012 Last updated at 10:13 ET Share this page Email Print 18 Share Facebook Twitter HMS Ocean arrives in Sunderland for special visit The warship and its crew were granted the Freedom of the City in 2004 Continue reading the main story Related...

  • Chinese, Australian Warships Life-saving Exercise

    26 May 2012

    Chinese, Australian Warships Life-saving Exercise Press Release Thursday, May 24, 2012 HMAS Ballarat in Yangtze Estuary: Photo credit RAN The Passage Exercise (PASSEX) was conducted between 'HMAS Ballarat' and the Chinese Navy frigate 'Anqing' at the...

  • Cammell Laird aircraft carrier gets shipshape

    28 May 2012

    Cammell Laird aircraft carrier gets shipshape May 26 2012 Add a comment Recommend (5) in Share Share on email Share on print Workmen from Cammell Lairds THE first massive flight deck sections for the Royal Navy’s new Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier...

  • HMNZS Otago - Navy Successfully Tests New Capability of Offshore Patrols

    28 May 2012

    Navy Successfully Tests New Capability of Offshore Patrols Monday, 28 May 2012, 9:39 am Press Release: New Zealand Defence Force Media Release 28 May 2012 Navy Successfully Tests New Capability of Offshore Patrol Vessels The Navy has successfully conducted...

  • Where the world's ships go to die

    28 May 2012

    Where the world's ships go to die 26 May 2012 Last updated at 20:02 ET Help The beaches off the Bangladeshi city of Chittagong form one of the world's largest graveyards for ships. The government of Bangladesh does not allow filming in these huge ship-breaking...

  • Talked with some Gunners - Ex GI's actually

    28 May 2012

    Had a chat with some colleagues on Skype, Ken Johnston and Bill Morley were visiting Jim Senton and we had a 4 way chat. It was wonderful to see Ken and Bill there to support Jim during these tough days for him and I felt very privileged to be able to...

  • An iconic Royal Navy plane that helped to sink the Bismarck battleship during World War II

    28 May 2012

    An iconic Royal Navy plane that helped to sink the Bismarck battleship during World War II will perform a flypast during the finale of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee pageant, it has been claimed. The Fairey Swordfish earned legendary status through its use...

  • Navy’s first submarine with all-female crew

    29 May 2012

    Michelle Obama sponsors Navy’s first submarine with all-female crew By Carlo Munoz - 05/28/12 03:57 PM ET The USS Illinois, the first Navy submarine to be staffed by an all-female crew, received the support of the White House on Memorial Day. On Monday,...

  • A Life Less Ordinary for Local Sailor

    30 May 2012

    A Life Less Ordinary for Local Sailor 25 May 2012 20120503_PH_T1015674_0005 Able Stores Accountant Maine Clements enjoying her sea time onboard HMNZS OTAGO Don’t let the word ‘accountant’ in her job title fool you, there’s nothing boring about Maine Clement’s...

  • US defence chief Panetta urges naval strength in Asia

    30 May 2012

    US defence chief Panetta urges naval strength in Asia Mr Panetta said US naval strength should be enhanced in the Asia-Pacific region Continue reading the main story Related Stories China 'raises Australia-US ties' China warns US on Asia strategy Obama...

  • Australian Navy joins the Republic of Korea for inaugural maritime exercise

    30 May 2012

    Australian Navy joins the Republic of Korea for inaugural maritime exercise The ANZAC-class Guided Missile Frigate, HMAS Ballarat, continues its North East Asian deployment after completing a successful exercise with the Chinese Navy it will conduct a...

  • HMS Caroline - the last survivor of the Battle of Jutland?”

    30 May 2012

    Save Our Ship... fight on to sink plans to scrap HMS Caroline Last survivor of Jutland could boost city’s tourism 62 16 ShareThis 82 By Lesley-Anne McKeown Wednesday, 30 May 2012 The HMS Caroline which is docked at Alexandra Dock. The ship was built 2...

  • Tower Bridge is raised as vessels old and new pass through

    31 May 2012

    Things are looking up: Tower Bridge is raised as vessels old and new pass through ahead of Queen's Diamond Jubilee river pageant on the Thames By NICK ENOCH PUBLISHED: 12:20 EST, 30 May 2012 | UPDATED: 18:59 EST, 30 May 2012 Comments (22) Share Tower...

  • RFA Fort Rosalie in Cuba

    31 May 2012

    British support vessel RFA Fort Rosalie in Cuba to commemorate capture of Havana 250 years ago British ship in Cuba to mark battle anniversary ASSOCIATED PRESS | May 30, 2012 2:46 PM CDT in A British fleet-support ship has docked in Havana's harbor as...

  • HMS Illustrious

    31 May 2012

    Birthday celebration for HMS Illustrious by Sion Donovan - last updated Wed 30 May 2012 UK Portsmouth HMS Illustrious HMS Illustrious docked at Portsmouth Photo: Wikipedia The crew of the helicopter and commando carrier HMS Illustrious will celebrate...

  • Why you should use Google+ - read 20 reasons why

    01 June 2012

    Thinking of truly embracing Google+ as your go-to social network of choice? The folks at Infographic Labs have put together a compelling infographic as to why the Google service is worth your time. From seamless integration with Google services such as...

  • Never a truer word has been spoken

    01 June 2012

    Up Spirits: Ode to a tot of rum There once was a time in H.M.Ships, When the magic hour had come. The leading hands of every mess Prepared to collect the rum. The smell of Jamaican filled the air As the ritual began A daily tot of Nelson’s Blood Was a...

  • Battleship Iowa gets a new mission

    02 June 2012

    Battleship Iowa gets a new mission ... in Hollywood By RICHARD VERRIER Los Angeles Times Published: June 1, 2012 Film industry officials have strongly supported the battleship Iowa's move to Los Angeles, noting that Southern California has relatively...

  • Indian and South Koreal naval forces will start their joint military exercise tomorrow

    03 June 2012

    You are here: Home News Naval Warfare Indian and South Koreal naval forces will start their joint military exercise tomorrow Indian and South Koreal naval forces will start their joint military exercise tomorrow June 1, 2012 at 05:37 Sahil 0 Sources within...

  • RNZN Feature in Queen's Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant

    03 June 2012

    Kiwis Feature in Queen's Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant 20120517_PH_M1032159_0001 – Chief Petty Officer Seaman Combat Specialist Toby Mills preparing to join the Royal Guard of Honour for the Queen’s Jubilee Thames River Pageant 30 May 2012 Four Royal...

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