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New Royal Navy ships must be built in Britain, Liz Truss is warned

The Sun 07 Oct 2022
A DEFENCE project for three new Royal Navy ships must be awarded to British shipyards rather than be given to Spain, Liz Truss has been warned ... “We are urging her today to stand up for Britain and ensure these crucial ships are built here in the UK – and help deliver the ...

British warship patrolling North Sea oil fields after warning of Russian ‘sabotage’

Metro UK 06 Oct 2022
A Royal Navy frigate is patrolling the North Sea amid warnings about ‘sabotage’ of European energy infrastructure. The Ministry of Defence confirmed earlier this week a ship had been sent to ‘reassure’ workers in the gas industry ... HMS Somerset, a Type 23 frigate, is reportedly working alongside Norwegian Navy ships to patrol the area.

New aircraft carrier to train with NATO

The Buffalo News 06 Oct 2022
Navy's most advanced aircraft carrier ... Ford left the world's largest Navy base in Norfolk along with destroyers and other ships that make up its carrier strike group.

USS Ronald Reagan Heads Back to Korean Coast After Latest North Korean Missile Test

Yahoo Daily News 06 Oct 2022
A Navy spokesperson confirmed Wednesday the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group is now in the Sea of Japan, which is off the Korean peninsula's east coast, but declined to comment further on "future operations." ... The Japan-based Reagan had just concluded a joint exercise with the South Korean and Japanese navies in the area on Friday.

San Francisco, EPA Fight Over Hunters Point Shipyard Radiation Cleanup

NBC Bay Area 06 Oct 2022
But first, the Navy had to deal with contamination from years of radiological testing and sandblasting of ships contaminated with radiation, an effort that has lasted decades ... “So, what does that mean? It means the Navy could turn the property over to San Francisco with what are called "land use restrictions.”.

USS Missouri (BB-63): American Battleship and Site of the Japanese Surrender

War History Online 06 Oct 2022
In response, the Navy was tasked with creating a new battleship design. Specifically, the Americans wanted a ship that could counter Japan’s Kongō-class battlecruisers. Following the First World War, the world’s powers signed the Washington Naval Treaty, which placed limitations on how large newly-constructed ships could be.

Turkish newspaper openly threatens a Greek military commander

Greek City Times 06 Oct 2022
France, on the other hand, participated in the exercise with the French Navy's amphibious assault ship FS 'Tonnerre', which carried tanks, helicopters, marines and a commando group. Referring to the strategic relationship between Greece and France, the French Deputy Commander of the Mediterranean Navy said.

China Is ‘Taking Preparations for the Invasion of Taiwan Very Seriously’: Retired Navy Captain

The Epoch Times 06 Oct 2022
During a military drill in August, the Chinese military used civilian ferries to transport attack ships in a mock amphibious landing to seize Taiwan.

The Space Development Agency lands upon a new, permanent home

Federal News Radio 06 Oct 2022
(Federal News Network) It’s not called a uniform, but the Navy has a new.uniform. It’s called a 2POC, and the Navy will start issuing it to sailors this year ... It is meant to be the primary at-sea uniform, but Navy personnel can also wear it off the ship, on and off base.

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Caledonian Record 06 Oct 2022
Putin signs annexation of Ukrainian regions as losses mount. KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the final papers to annex four regions of Ukraine while his military struggled to control the new territory ... North Korea launches more missiles as US redeploys carrier ... UK says Royal Navy ship in North Sea for pipeline protection.

The Navy just deployed its $13 billion aircraft carrier, which was both commissioned and panned ...

Business Insider 05 Oct 2022
Congressmembers have also taken issue with the ship ... Ford's deployment in the Atlantic Ocean will consist of military exercises involving about 9,000 personnel from nine countries, 20 ships, and 60 aircrafts, according to the Navy ... The ship can hold around 75 aircraft carriers, according to the Navy.The US Navy aircraft carrier USS Gerald R ... Navy.

New US carrier makes first deployment

Taipei Times 05 Oct 2022
The US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier on Tuesday embarked on its maiden deployment, a milestone for a ship that has suffered problems with some of the advanced technologies it carries ... A live video on a US Navy Facebook page showed tugboats moving the gray-painted ship away from the pier at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia.

Sailors on US Navy flattops have been drinking and bathing in water contaminated by jet ...

Business Insider 05 Oct 2022
After Navy officials revealed in late September that the service found what it described as "traces" of jet fuel in USS Nimitz's water, a sailor on the ship — and their parents — shared photo evidence and testimony with Insider that the problem was significantly worse, with more than just "traces" of fuel in the water.

US' $13 billion aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford is now finally at sea

Interesting Engineering 05 Oct 2022
Navy announcement, the deployment will involve "approximately 9,000 personnel from nine nations, 20 ships, and 60 aircraft." According to the press release, the US, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, and Sweden are among the countries taking part in the exercise.

Indian Navy ships visit Kuwait pushing defence ties

The Economic Times 05 Oct 2022
The visit of the ships heralds a new chapter in the ...

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