IN PICTURES: HMS Forth nears completion

HMS Forth is a River class offshore patrol vessel under-construction on the Clyde, we've taken a closer look.

New American supercarrier proving unreliable in tests

The US Navy's newest supercarrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford, may struggle to launch and recover aircraft, mount a defence and move munitions.

Submarine recruitment ‘in crisis’ as recruits prefer social media

The Royal Navy is struggling to recruit enough personnel because young people do not want to be cut off from social media for up...

‘No job losses’ over Type 26 frigate delay insist unions

Unions have insisted that there will be no redundancies as a result of uncertainty over the Type 26 build timetable on the Clyde.

Commander of HMS Ambush facing court-martial

The crash of nuclear powered attack submarine HMS Ambush off Gibraltar is likely to result in a court martial, it has been reported.

Government to spend £8 Billion on Clyde warships

The Government is committed to spending £8 billion on Clyde warships, including the Type 26 and 31 frigates in addition to the new Offshore Patrol Vessels.

Government insist ‘no delay’ to Type 26 frigate

The Scotland Office has issued a firm denial that the Type 26 frigate programme on the Clyde has been "delayed indefinitely".

No, the Type 26 Frigate has not been cancelled

Despite alarming headlines, the Type 26 frigates have not been cancelled or "indefinitely postponed".

HMS Ambush involved in collision off Gibraltar

HMS Ambush has been involved in a collision with a merchant vessel off the coast of Gibraltar.

Royal Navy forced to give up frigate based drone capability

British frigates will be left without maritime unmanned air system from late 2017, with no funding available to replace the drone.



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