New Japanese Submarine Launched – VIDEO
The newest Japanese submarine was launched into the water by the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) last week during a festive ceremony in Kobe.
Captain Kirk to Command New Space-Age Warship
The U.S. Navy's new space-age guided-missile destroyer, which launched late last week in Maine, will be skippered by Captain Kirk.
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Zumwalt Class “Stealth” Destroyer Hits the Water
Zumwalt—the largest U.S. Navy destroyer ever built—is on time and on budget. Its big gun, stealthy silhouette and new features make it a formidable package.
UK MoD Seeks Input on Preservation of HMS Illustrious
Wanna buy an aircraft carrier? HMS Illustrious is due to retire in late 2014
Russia Sending Warships to Mediterranean
Russia is now sending two warships to Mediterranean region, but Moscow denies it was beefing up its naval force there as Western powers prepare for military action against Syria. A…
INDIA UNVEILS DOMESTICALLY PRODUCED AIRCRAFT CARRIER
The carrier INS Vikrant, meaning courageous, is a 37,500-ton aircraft carrier unveiled at a shipyard in Kochi in southern India. The warship, built in India, will undergo extensive tests in…
U.S. Fleet Could Dramatically Decrease to a Mere 8 Carriers
As U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel begins to talk specifics about upcoming cuts, the once-unthinkable idea of an eight-carrier fleet could become a reality. And it’s not just about…
Iran to Bolster Domestically Produced Warship Fleet
Traffic in the Strait of Hormuz could get a little heavier in the coming months, as Iranian officials claim to be on the verge of unveiling domestically produced naval warships.…
Philippines Wary of Chinese Movements in South China Sea
Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert Del Rosario accused China of instigating a "massive" military buildup in the disputed South China Sea, warning at a regional security forum that the Asian giant's…