IN PICTURES: Royal Navy escort Russian carrier group

HMS Duncan and HMS Richmond are pictured here escorting a Russian carrier group through UK waters.

How do the new British carriers stack up against the Admiral Kuznetsov?

With the high profile deployment of Russian carrier Admiral Kuznetsoz to Syria, we take a look at how the Queen Elizabeth class compare.

UK and France to build unmanned mine clearance craft

Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin and French counterpart, Laurent Collet-Billon have launched the next phase of a £117 million joint Maritime Mine Counter...

Russian carrier group transits English channel

A Russian aircraft carrier battle group has passed through through the English Channel later this month.

Meet the Dreadnought class, new nuclear submarines named

The Defence Secretary has announced that the lead boat and class name for the Royal Navy's new nuclear submarines will be Dreadnought.

HMS Ocean visits Egypt

HMS Ocean is the first major UK warship to visit the Egyptian port of Alexandria in over 8 years.

MoD paid £100 million premium on new patrol ships

It is understood that the Ministry of Defence paid an extra £100 million for new Offshore Patrol vessels in order to satisfy a requirement...

British Frigate intercepts Russian carrier group off Scotland

HMS Richmond, a Type 23 frigate, is escorting the Russian carrier group which is understood to be heading to the Mediterranean Sea.

Type 31 Frigate cost expected to exceed £350 million

A Briefing Paper has indicated that the Type 31 Frigate programme is expected by industry to exceed previously estimated costs.

Supercarrier’s first squadron ‘refreshed, refocused, remarinised’

820 Naval Air Squadron is focused on providing the first aviation component for HMS Queen Elizabeth when she leaves Rosyth next year.



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