A Haitian boy sits near the beach landing zone as USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) conducts amphibious operations.
Navy keeps carriers in draft QDR.
USS George H.W. Bush Departs for Sea Trials.
USS Eisenhower Relieves USS Nimitz in the Gulf.
U.S. Cruiser Acts as Floating Air Traffic Control.
US Navy releases final terms for coastal warships.
Defective welds threaten warship safety.
How the CG(X) cancellation simplifies the US Navy’s planning.
Navy’s Oldest Nuke Sub Decomissioned.
Petraeus: Missile-Shooting Ships on Station in the Gulf.
Warships of the World
Ark Royal returns as flagship of the Royal Navy.
Australia finally gets upgraded frigates.
Australian Govt moves to reform warship maintenance.
Fixing Australia’s broken sub fleet. More.
French Sub-Launched M51 Missile Test-Fired.
India debuts bioattack resistant frigate. More.
Israel wants German corvettes, submarines.
French Warship Arrives Off Haiti With Aid.
Two Visby corvettes are operational.
Fincantieri Sells Two Stealth Vessels to the UAE.
New Wars at Sea
Reported Failed Attempt to Rescue Kidnapped Brits.
US warship rescues North Korean ship from pirates.
Russian warship starts patrol of Somali waters.
Shippers Mull Private Security against Somali Pirates.
From the Navy Vaults
The Athenian navy versus the US navy. (Gary Corby’s Blog)
HMS Indestructible: Unlocking the bloody history of the ship…(Daily Mail)
Patuxent River campaign of War of 1812 has lessons for today’s military. (USNI Blogs)
USS Enterprise:The Space Ship and the Sailing Ship. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
The Pathetic Pirate: Pedro Gibert. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
The plight of the Battleship Iowa. (Scoop Deck)
Seeking Shipmates with Knowledge of Teak Decks. (USNI Blog)
English Medieval Naval Superiority. (Cog and Galley)