In a significant move in March, the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson made an historic port visit to Vietnam, the first by an American carrier since the end of the Vietnam War in 1973.
The Royal Canadian Navy’s long wait for a new replenishment oiler for the fleet is nearly at an end with the launching of the Project Resolve auxiliary oiler replenishment vessel Asterix at Davie Shipbuilding in Quebec.
An event following the 2010 Defence Review many thought would never happen occurred on Wednesday 16 August when the new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth entered her homeport of Portsmouth for the very first time.
British News After an almost unseemly wait, the Royal Navy can breathe again having held its breath waiting for the announcement of one of its vital, neigh critical new classes of surface warship to begin. In early July, the Defence Secretary announced that the first batch of three Type 26…Read More