The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) launches a standard missile (SM-2) during a missile exercise near Okinawa.
USN To Name Gator For Late Congressman Murtha.
LCS Independence arrives at Naval Station Norfolk.
Navy Christens Guided Missile Destroyer William P. Lawrence.
Docs Say F-35B Too Hot, Noisy.
Carrier Enterprise gears up for underway time.
Warships of the World
Sunken South Korean Warship Raised. More. More.
Heads expected to roll in Korean naval disaster.
NATO countries begin ‘Brilliant Mariner’ naval exercise. More.
Russian nuclear cruiser makes port call in Syria.
Russian heavy cruiser sent to the Gulf.
HMS Sceptre to be decommissioned.
Progress made on Queen Elizabeth carrier. More.
Future Surface Combatant contract brings jobs to Bristol.
Royal Air Force Cut Means “Stealthy” Hit on Royal Navy.
Japan says China subs, warships came near Okinawa.
Image of Taiwan Carrier Killer Corvette.
China Enters the Aircraft Carrier Club.
Sweden to invest in new submarines.
Carrier battle groups to add muscle to Indian Navy.
Industry joins forces to build Canadian Arctic Ships.
New Wars at Sea
Pirates fire on USS Ashland, lose their boat and freedom.
LCS 1 helo stops smugglers with sniper shots.
Navy dad foils Somali pirates.
Goods bound for Canada travel through ‘pirate alley’.
Warships fill up with pirates after Kenya balks.
Sweden takes Command of EU NAVFOR Task Force off Somalia.
From the Navy Vaults
From Monoreme to Trireme. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
On the New Orleans Station. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
Along the Thames. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
How Honk and I Survived The Sinking of the Lady Lex. (Sea Classics)
Curious Rise of the Sea Dragon. (Sea Classics)
The Wolf That Ravaged the Pacific. (WSJ Book Excert)
Submarine Force to honor Triton’s historic voyage. (The Day)
USS Thresher sub disaster remembered. (Foster’s Daily Democrat)
110 Years of Submarines. (Broadside Blog)
Carthaginian Malta. (War and Game)
Poem-The Marine. (Naval History Blog)