HMS York, currently defending the Falklands, an updated version of the Type 42 destroyers that fought in the 1982 South Atlantic Conflict. Photo Author Dan Marsh via Wikimedia Commons.
Falklands Crisis Special
Argentina to blockade Falkland waters in dispute over oil rights.
UK ‘maintaining’ forces in Falklands.
Type 42 Destroyer on “routine” deployment.
Analysis: Shrinking Armed Forces would struggle with Falklands campaign.
“It’s the bitter truth: We couldn’t send a task force to the Falklands today”.
Royal Navy warships on standby over Falklands oil dispute.
Brown: We’ll defend the Falklands.
Naval Forces near or enroute to the South Atlantic(Source):
LCS Freedom heads out for first deployment.
Cost is critical factor in LCS competition-US Navy.
Builders of the LCS Pull Out All the Stops.
Navy to Boost Riverine Force — but is It Enough?
Too Few CG Cutters For Demands. More.
Warships of the World
Royal Navy’s Amphibious Task Group heads to Norway.
ARK Royal Sails Up Clyde To Take Over As Flagship.
Type 45 Destroyers Sail Together.
Supersonic Cruise Missile Builders Seek Exports.
New Zealand Receives First Offshore Patrol Vessel.
Two Iranian warships visit Qatar.
Russia Commits Naval Suicide.
High-tech shipyard opens in Adelaide.
New Wars at Sea
Did Somali Pirates Fire on USN Ship? More.
Activist ‘boards’ Japan whaler.
Cheaper Piracy Patrols off Somalia Needed, U.S. Official Says.
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Roman Patrol Boats. (Cog and Galley)
Naval Power in the Renaissance Africa. (Cog and Galley)
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Uruguay/Germany: Eagle of the Graf Spee. (Memory of Latin America)
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