Sailors man the rails as the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) arrives at Naval Station Norfolk.
Special: Littoral Combat Ship
U.S. Navy Preps For First LCS Deployment.
U.S. Navy Revamps LCS Procurement.
LCS competition: Lawmakers say cost looms too large.
Navy Inspectors recommends accepting LCS 2.
General Dynamics ship succeeds in trials–US Navy.
“not 55, but more like 155” Littoral Ships
The Sino-American naval conflict of 2015.
Scrap the Maritime Strategy?
Is ASW eating missile defense’s lunch?
Grumman Upgrades U.S. Navy Patrol Craft.
Countering Beijing’s new weapon.
San Diego welcomes new Navy destroyer.
US Admiral: China to have first aircraft carrier by ’15.
Rumored Scrapping of CGX Raises Concerns About BIW’s Future.
Pearl Harbor and the future of U.S. sea power.
Navy Christens Submarine Missouri. More.
A Tender For Ships That Wait.
Dual-Band Radar Illuminates New Missions.
Warships of the World
Undersea battle scenarios worry defense planners.
Russian Navy questions whether it needs French Mistral-class warship. More.
Fincantieri Starts Construction of New U212A-Class Submarine for the Italian Navy.
Fury as Royal Navy uses aircraft carrier to supply warship.
Navy’s £1bn+ destroyers set to remain unarmed for years.
BAE Systems complete HMS Dauntless engineering job. More.
When will Government properly fund The Royal Navy?
What is the future of the Royal Navy.
DCNS Funds OPV Prototype for French Navy Use. More.
Sri Lanka Navy celebrates 60 years.
Australia’s Air Warfare Destroyer Delivers.
Navy Chief Questions India’s Shipbuilding Pace.
Powering Up INS Arihant.
Keel laying ceremony of F-22 P Frigate held.
Roboship, the ‘unsinkable’ solution.
Japanese MoD seeks 1.3 billion $ for new helicopter carrier.
Japan And China At Sea Together.
China’s missile frigates visit South-East Asia.
Vietnam army concerned over S.China Sea disputes.
Indonesia Builds LPDs.
New Wars at Sea
Spanish police chase suspected smugglers into Gibraltar’s waters.
Marines To Secure Somalia’s Lawless Coast.
Saudi Royal Navy destroyers arms smuggling boats.
SACEUR Urges Patrol Aircraft, AWACS, Sats To Fight Pirates.
Indian warship saves Norwegian tanker from Somali pirates.
Pirate stock exchange helps fund hijackings in Somalia.
Germany extends anti-piracy mission.
Opinion: Battle against piracy can only be won in Somalia itself, not at sea.
GCC navies ‘will be key to fighting pirates’.
Seychelles strives to defend territory against pirates.
Navy patrols may extend as Somali pirates widen attacks.
West Africa rocked by vicious Gulf of Guinea gangs that the world forgot.
Make the Somali pirates’ sea smaller.
The Naval Arena in the Struggle against Iran.
From the Navy Vaults
HMS Trafalgar retires from the submarine fleet. (Plymouth Herald)
“Five ships of the Royal Navy have been named after the city of Exeter.” (Philately News)
The Japanese failure that was Pearl Harbor. (TH Online)
Pearl Harbor mini-submarine mystery solved? (LA Times)
Pearl Harbor Attack Foretold in 1925. (Simon Sez…)
USS Utah-The forgotten ship. (Deseret News)
Statue of USS Indianapolis Survivor Unveiled at City Market. (WIBC Indiana)
Remembering USS Gambier Bay. (Juneau Empire)
Rear-Admiral Sam Salt dies on December 3 aged 69. (Telegraph)
Guide to the Royal Navy 2010. (Daly History Blog)
CAPT John E. “Jack” Taylor, USN-Ret. (USNI Blog)