Two landing Crafts and one Whaler From Dutch warship HNLMS Johan de Witt. Photo via EU NAVFOR
Iranian Plane Checks out USS Eisenhower. More.
Defense secretary Gates confronts cost of ballistic missile subs.
The US Trident Replacement Dilemma.
Controversy flares over ship named for Murtha.
Official: No Mayport carrier until 2019.
USS Hartford repairs to cost $92.1 million.
The Ice Strengthened, Twin Hulled Susitna.
The Navy Goes in Search of a U.S.S. Prius.
Navy name change comes with costs.
Northrop Grumman to build 30th DDG 51 ship.
Warships of the World
Sea Dart Missile still bites.
Former Royal Navy Falklands’ patrol ships sold to Bangladesh.
French Guided Missile Frigate Visits Canada.
Israeli warships make rare Suez crossing.
Iran ups the ante in the Strait of Hormuz.
Pak to get $65 million US warship ‘free of cost’.
Malaysian Navy plans to expand fleet.
New Wars at Sea
EU NAVFOR Dutchman uses new strategy to combat pirates. More.
EU NAVFOR Frigate Victoria destroys pirate vessels.
SOUTHCOM Battles Drug Cartel Submarine Armada.
Post 26/11 challenges of guarding India’s sea lanes greater.
Piracy rattles Japan to open first foreign military base.
From the Navy Vaults
The Battle of Leyte Gulf (War and Game)
Battle of the Atlantic. (War and Game)
Alfred the Great’s Defence against the Vikings. (Cog and Galley)
Alfred and the Vikings. (US Naval Academy)
Modest naval leader witnessed history. (The Winsdor Star)
An honor long overdue – Chief Watertender Oscar Peterson. (Broadside blog)
Portsmouth, England: Centuries of Naval History. (ABC News Travel)
The Captain of Nombre de Dios. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
Women At Sea: Madame La Jolie Commandante. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
Loch Ness monster is real: former Scottish police chief. (Christian Science Monitor)
Salute the merchant navy. (North Shore News)