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Spanish Navy Ship Strengthens Support for Nigerian Navy’s Regional Seapower 

This Day 12 Apr 2024
To underscore the shared commitment between Nigeria and Spain in enhancing maritime security in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) waters, Spanish Navy Ship (SNS) BAM FUROR, recently visited the Western Naval ...
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Laser beam that shoots down drones fitted to Royal Navy ships ‘within five years’

AOL 12 Apr 2024
Ukrainian sailors and their new ships are now at “full operational capability,” the Royal Navy said, after completing training alongside British personnel ... The transfer of these ships and the excellent ...
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Budget Watchdog Forecasts Big Cost Overrun for Marine Corps' Landing Ships

The Maritime Executive 12 Apr 2024
The cost of procuring a fleet of small amphibious ships to support the Marine Corps is expected to be three times higher than the U.S Navy expects, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has said.
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The plight of NATO’s navies

The Hill 12 Apr 2024
The Danish warship was finally able to operate effectively, and subsequently shot down four drones, but as the Olfi report put it, “the ship and crew were in direct danger because vital defense ...
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US, allied navies studying Ukraine’s Black Sea wins as they plan for future fights

Stars and Stripes 12 Apr 2024
“Anti-ship missiles should be prioritized in (Western) navies,” Bruns said ... defenses with many weapons from different points in the hope that enough will get through to score a mission kill and take Navy ships out of action, Holmes said.
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Ex-Royal Navy minehunters bound for Ukraine arrive in Portsmouth

AOL 12 Apr 2024
Two former Royal Navy minehunter ships handed over to the Ukrainian navy have arrived in Portsmouth as the crews undergo ...
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US Navy secretary touts Korea's shipbuilding capabilities

Korea Times 12 Apr 2024
Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro has noted Korea's capabilities to build high-quality ships, including warships, in a cost-effective way while voicing concerns that America's shipbuilding capabilities have "atrophied" over the past decades.
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Vessel Condition, Human Error Blamed for Loss of Thai Navy Frigate

The Maritime Executive 12 Apr 2024
After the casualty, divers from the Royal Thai Navy and the U.S. Navy inspected the ship and found evidence of physical damage ... Navy's salvage specialists to remove or decommission the ship's weapons, munitions and sensitive materials.
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Laser weapon to be installed on Royal Navy ships

The Engineer 12 Apr 2024
Announced by defence secretary Grant Shapps, the decision will see the DragonFire laser directed energy weapon system rapidly develop from a demonstration programme to an operational capability for the Royal Navy.
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Kerala: Decommissioned Submarine INS Sindhudhvaj To Be Dismantled At Azhikkal Port In Kannur

MENA FN 12 Apr 2024
(MENAFN - AsiaNet News) Kannur. The Indian Navy has brought a decommissioned submarine 'Sindhudvaj' to Kannur's Azhikkal port for dismantling. The ship will be dismantled at Steel Industrials Kerala ... .
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Biden hosts Philippines counterpart, Japan PM for first ever trilateral meeting amid China tensions

Beijing News 12 Apr 2024
In the 1990s, the Philippines grounded an aging World War II-era navy transport ship on the shoal, to help enforce its claim to the area. The ship is now mostly a rusted wreckage and is manned by Filipino marines stationed on rotation.
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Dozens wounded, killed by Israel; US limits staff movements

The New Arab 12 Apr 2024
Israeli navy ships attacked the al-Shati camp on the coast, Palestinian news agency Wafa said ... ....
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US vows 'ironclad' defence of Philippines, Japan amid growing China provocations

Beijing News 12 Apr 2024
In the 1990s, the Philippines intentionally grounded an aging World War II-era navy transport ship on the shoal to reinforce its territorial claim. The ship is now mostly a rusted wreckage and is manned by Filipino marines stationed on rotation.
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Castaways rescued after writing message on sand using palm leaves

Metro UK 12 Apr 2024
After all, the men told officials that the shoals and swells around the island had damaged their ship, leaving the engine busted ... On Tuesday, a cutter ship arrived from Hawaii to rescue the three men and return them to their homes on Polowat Atoll.

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