US Navy conducts bi-lateral exercise with Dominican RepublicThe USS Wichita (LCS 13), a Freedom-variant littoral combat ship, conducted a bi-lateral maritime exercise with Dominican Republic naval counterparts on March 24 while operating in the Caribbean Sea.
Russian Admiralty Shipyards launches submarine ‘Magadan’ for Pacific FleetOn March 26, 2021, the Russian Admiralty Shipyards launched Magadan, the third Project 636.3 diesel electric submarine (SSK) for the Russian Navy's Pacific Fleet.
Damen Shipyards Cape Town unveils latest vessel of South African NavyThe first of three MultiMission Inshore Patrol Vessels (MMIPV) procured by ARMSCOR for the South African Navy was launched by DAMEN Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) on March 25, 2021.
Iran aims to equip Islamic Revolution Guard Corps with domestically-built subsIran intends to equip the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) with domestically built light and semi-heavy submarines.
Australian Navy conducts naval exercise with Philippine NavyThe Royal Australian Navy ships Anzac and Sirius have conducted two separate passage exercises with Philippine Navy vessels as part of a two-month deployment through the north-east Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia.
Egypt and France conduct joint naval exercise in Red SeaAccording to Egyptian military spokesman Tamer al-Refai, Egypt and France conducted a joint naval exercise in the Red Sea on Sunday.
China commissions new class of Type 055 guided-missile destroyerLhasa (hull number 102), the second ship in the People's Liberation Army Navy's new Type 055 guided-missile destroyer class, was commissioned on March 6, 2021 at a naval base in the port city of Qingdao.
Mitsui delivers Japan Navy’s newest ocean surveillance shipMitsui E & S Shipbuilding delivered Aki, Japan's newest ocean surveillance ship, to the Navy on March 4, 2021.
US Navy conducts underway replenishment exercise with France and JapanThe Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Towada-class replenishment vessel JS Hamana (AOE-424) and the French Floréal-class light frigate FNS Prairial joined USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54) to perform a tri-lateral replenishment-at-sea (RAS) on Feb. 19.
US Navy holds decommissioning ceremonies for three coastal patrol boatsThe decommissioning ceremony of the coastal patrol ships USS Shamal (PC 13), USS Zephyr (PC 8) and USS Tornado (PC 14) at Naval Station Mayport was conducted by the US Navy between 16-18 February.
Multinational naval exercise of Pakistan comes to endPakistan’s president, services chiefs and foreign diplomats joined the closing ceremony.
Russia, Iran and China to hold joint naval drills in the Indian OceanRussia plans to conduct joint naval exercises with Iran and China in the Indian Ocean later this month, Moscow's ambassador to Tehran was quoted as saying on Monday by the RIA news agency.
US Navy conducts navigation operation in South China SeaOn Feb. 5 in the vicinity of the Paracel Islands, USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) claimed navigational rights and freedoms, as announced by the US Navy under international law.