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  • Old diplomatic spat keeps Kiwis out of Pearl Harbor

    29 June 2012

    Old diplomatic spat keeps Kiwis out of Pearl Harbor By WILLIAM COLE The Honolulu Star-Advertiser Published: June 28, 2012 HMNZS Te Kaha follows an Australian frigate out of Sydney, in November, 2010. A nearly three-decade quarrel over New Zealand's anti-nuclear...

  • HMS Diamond pays silent tribute to wartime victims

    29 June 2012

    HMS Diamond pays silent tribute to wartime victims News HMS Diamond pays silent tribute to wartime victims 29 June 2012 SAILORS from a Portsmouth warship have made a sea pilgrimage to the spot where their predecessors died. And they were joined by emotional...

  • 45-year navy service recognised

    30 June 2012

    45-year navy service recognised Home » News » Regions By Rosie Manins on Sat, 30 Jun 2012 News: Dunedin | Your Town: Gore | The Regions: Southland 0 0 ShareThis Lieutenant-commander Bruce Walker (centre front) inspects the divisions at HMNZS Toroa in...

  • Singapore Navy stealth frigate reveals new defensive aids

    30 June 2012

    Friday, June 29, 2012 Singapore Navy stealth frigate reveals new defensive aids The Singapore navy stealth frigate, RSS Formidable (68), shows off two new structures atop her hangar during a port call in Hawaii on 27 June 2012. Weatherproof coverings...

  • Navy Week in Boston and a mix of ships attend

    01 July 2012

    All Aboard in Boston By Miya Williams today Leave a Comment Many historical and fascinating ships will be available for people to visit in Boston this week thanks to Boston Harborfest, Navy Week, War of 1812 celebrations and OpSail Boston. Between June...

  • Britain salutes her Armed Forces

    03 July 2012

    Britain salutes her Armed Forces News Britain salutes her Armed Forces 2 July 2012 THOUSANDS of people turned out to salute the Armed Forces at the national Armed Forces Day event in Plymouth on Saturday, with thousands more getting involved in their...

  • Trailblazers lead the way for future commando helicopter

    04 July 2012

    Trailblazers lead the way for future commando helicopter News Trailblazers lead the way for future commando helicopter 3 July 2012 The head of the Commando Helicopter Force visited the trailblazers for the future wings of the Royal Marines as get to grips...

  • Something very different - Gloom with a view - Dragon salutes historic P&O sail past

    04 July 2012

    Gloom with a view - Dragon salutes historic P&O sail past News Gloom with a view - Dragon salutes historic P&O sail past 4 July 2012 Brand-new £1bn destroyer HMS Dragon saluted the seven cruise ships of world’s famous P&O line as they gathered in the...

  • HMS Echo pedals in the tracks of Monty

    04 July 2012

    Echo pedals in the tracks of Monty News Echo pedals in the tracks of Monty 4 July 2012 Sailors on survey HMS Echo completed the Full Monty in the sweltering heat of the Mediterranean. Not like that. The ship’s company mirrored the advance of the legendary...

  • 12th Chinese naval escort flotilla sets sail in E China

    04 July 2012

    12th Chinese naval escort flotilla sets sail in E China 2012-07-03 23:47:52 GMT 2012-07-04 07:47:52(Beijing Time) Xinhua English Frigate "Changzhou" sets sail at a port in Zhoushan, east China's Zhejiang Province, July 3, 2012. (Xinhua/Hu Sheyou) The...

  • RIMPAC Nations Arrive at Pearl Harbor - New Zealand is very lucky to be parked downtown so they say

    04 July 2012

    RIMPAC Nations Arrive at Pearl Harbor JUNE 29, 2012 tags: Air Force, Australia, Canada, chile, Colombia, event,exercise, France, Hawaii, Honolulu, India, Indonesia,Japan, Malaysia, marine corps, military, navy,Netherlands, New Zealand, news, Norway, Oahu,...

  • Australian Flag is in difficulty - Flying the flag at HMS Collingwood for imminent Olympic duties

    05 July 2012

    Flying the flag at Collingwood for imminent Olympic duties News Flying the flag at Collingwood for imminent Olympic duties 4 July 2012 Personnel from the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force have converged on HMS Collingwood for ceremonial drill to hone...

  • Flying Tigers get their claws into submarines off Norway

    05 July 2012

    Flying Tigers get their claws into submarines off Norway News Flying Tigers get their claws into submarines off Norway 5 July 2012 Sub-hunting helicopters from Culdrose in Cornwall returned to their roots off Norway as they joined forces from half a dozen...

  • Launching of ALHD Adelaide for the Royal Australian Navy

    05 July 2012

    THE best source of naval news and information. WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2012 Launching of ALHD Adelaide for the Royal Australian Navy At 17:43 July 4th, Navantia launched at its Ferrol facilities, the second amphibious ship for the Royal Australian Navy. The...

  • HMS Sutherland makes for the Middle East

    06 July 2012

    Souped-up Sutherland makes for the Middle East News Souped-up Sutherland makes for the Middle East 5 July 2012 HMS Sutherland today sailed from Devonport to begin six months keeping pirates and other criminals in check in the Indian Ocean. The Fighting...

  • ‘Historically significant’ mission in Afghanistan celebrated for cementing the bond between UK and US Marines

    06 July 2012

    ‘Historically significant’ mission in Afghanistan celebrated for cementing the bond between UK and US Marines News ‘Historically significant’ mission in Afghanistan celebrated for cementing the bond between UK and US Marines 6 July 2012 The six-month...

  • Never a Good Day When you Sink a Warship [VIDEO]

    07 July 2012

    Never a Good Day When you Sink a Warship [VIDEO] BY GCAPTAIN STAFF ON JULY 4, 2012 It’s always a sad day when a ship is scrapped, but to see a ship destroyed or sunk in a ferocious manner may turn your stomach, particularly if you’ve served on that ship....

  • I like breakfasts, and I like big breakfasts but this could have me beat

    07 July 2012

    Mario's Cafe in Warren Street , London , does a big breakfast for £10. Eat it all in 20 mins with no drink to wash it down with and you get it free. It's 10 eggs, 10 bacon, 10 sausage, 10 toast, 5 black puddings, tomatoes, beans and mushrooms. Sorry,...

  • HMAS Adelaide, second Navy helicopter carrier, launched

    08 July 2012

    HMAS Adelaide, second Navy helicopter carrier, launched AdelaideNow July 06, 2012 9:26PM Increase Text Size Decrease Text Size Print Email The hull of the Royal Australian Navys second Landing Helicopter Dock, HMAS Adelaide, has been launched four and...

  • Australians subsidise Spanish combat ship

    08 July 2012

    Australians subsidise Spanish combat ship Paul Lampathakis The Sunday Times July 08, 2012 1:38PM Increase Text Size Decrease Text Size Print Email The Cantabria is reportedly being funded by Australian taxpayers. Picture: Supplied Source: Supplied AUSTRALIA...

  • Royal Australian Navy's newest ship, ADV Ocean Shield, arrives

    09 July 2012

    Naval Forces News - Australia Royal Australian Navy's newest ship, ADV Ocean Shield, arrives The Navy’s newest ship, Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield, has arrived in Australia. The Government announced earlier this year that it had purchased the...

  • Chinese navy holds live ammunition drill in E. China Sea

    10 July 2012

    Chinese navy holds live ammunition drill in E. China Sea 07-10-2012 09:25 BJT Text:A A A | Email More Sharing Services Share | Share on facebook Share on myspace Share on google Share on twitter Watch Video Play Video The Chinese navy has told ships and...

  • Preston To Adopt Royal Navy Ship At Riversway Festival

    10 July 2012

    Preston To Adopt Royal Navy Ship At Riversway Festival 9th, July 2012 by Ed Walker HMS Charger will be in action on Preston’s Marina The people of Preston will adopt one of the Royal Navy’s ships as part of the Riversway Festival. In a special ceremony...

  • HMS York - Former crew invited to celebrate York’s 27-year career

    10 July 2012

    Former crew invited to celebrate York’s 27-year career News Former crew invited to celebrate York’s 27-year career 10 July 2012 All those who have served in HMS York over her proud 27-year career are invited to bid her farewell this autumn. The ship’s...

  • Divers blow up wartime bomb off Dover

    10 July 2012

    Divers blow up wartime bomb off Dover News Divers blow up wartime bomb off Dover 10 July 2012 A GERMAN wartime bomb found close to Dover harbour was today safely dispatched to eternity by naval divers. The 250kg Luftwaffe bomb was brought to the surface...

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