Spain: HMAS Stalwart starts sea trialsNUSHIP Stalwart, the RAN's second Supply class auxiliary oiler replenishment (AOR) to be installed in Spain, has begun sea trials.
Turkey-led Mavi Balina 2020 multinational exercise to start on 30th OctoberThe Turkish Ministry of Defence announced that the Turkish-led Mavi Balina 2020 multinational Anti Submarine Warfare exercise will begin in the eastern Mediterranean on 30 October. The exercise will last until November 10th.
European Commission backs Spanish LNG bunkering projectsTwo Spanish LNG bunkering projects provided financial assistance from the European Commission to the tune of EUR 27 million ($31.7 million).
Navantia launches Saudi Arabia's first CorvetteOn 22 July, Navantia successfully launched AL-JUBAIL, the first of five corvettes designed for the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF).
Spain takes the command of SNMG2 from ItalyThe Command of Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) was officially handed over to Spanish Navy Captain Manuel Aguirre Aldereguía on 30 June during a ceremony held in Rota, Spain.
Mediterranean is gradually opening up to tourismThe Mediterranean is gradually opening up to tourism, hoping to protect what remains of the high season summer.