An older photo of the RQ-8A Fire Scout UAV preparing to land aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Nashville (LPD 13). Nashville is being decommissioned after more than 39 years in the U.S. Navy.
Coast Guard hoists crewman from U.S. Navy submarine – video.
New missile defense plan bets on Navy interceptors. More.
Navy to decommission USS Nashville at Norfolk base.
US NAVY: T-AKE 12 Construction Commences.
US Navy receives new special warfare boats.
Warships of the World
Israel gets two more German submarines. Or maybe not?
Report from an Israeli Submarine: Aboard the ‘INS Dolphin’.
Historic British Shipbuilders Sold.
Ark Royal fire after £12m refit.
Conference Will Provide Hard-Hitting Analysis of Anti-Submarine Warfare.
Uruguayan navy to expand to protect oil.
Canada Considers Crew Swap for Arctic Patrol Ships.
Africa underspends on navies.
Russian navy to rehearse landing, coast defense operations.
Submarines flourish in the Pacific.
Commander describes expansion of Iran navy.
HMS Iron Duke makes largest drug haul in Royal Navy history.
Turkish military captures 7 pirates.
Pirate attacks on rise off Somalia coast. Then again…
Piracy decline ‘a fact’.
Behind the Piracy Decline.
The Pirates Are Down, But Still Victorious.
Russia says Arctic Sea ship to be released, no secret cargo found.
From the Navy Vaults
Ship gun fire-control systems. (Air, Land and Sea)
Theodore Roosevelt’s Naval Diplomacy: The U.S. Navy and the Birth of the American Century by CDR. Henry J. Hendrix, USN. (US Naval Institute blog)
Museum installs big guns:USS Pennsylvania cannons in position (Centre Daily Times)
Bell rings in Canada navy’s next 100 years-video.(VicNews.com)
HMS Belfast, London Duck Tours and the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. (Telegraph)