The second of the UK's new supercarriers, HMS Prince of Wales, has passed a significant milestone after two halves of the ship were joined together.
Minister of State for Defence Procurement Philip Dunne has indicated defence investment greatly benefiting the Royal Navy over the next decade.
British frigate HMS Richmond has joined the EU mission in the Mediterranean to tackle migrant smugglers.
The Ministry of Defence have rejected claims that Britain risks not being able to crew its new supercarriers.
The destroyer will spend nine months in the Middle East after taking over from sister ship HMS Duncan.
A combined British and French naval fleet off Corsica used their helicopters and landing craft to evacuate civilians to safety.
It has been reported that as many as 23 Indian fishermen have been arrested after trespassing on Diego Garcia earlier in the month.
Work has started at a shipyard in Barrow-in-Furness as part of a £300m investment in preparation for the UK's next generation of Trident missile submarines.
Irish Naval Service patrol ship Samuel Beckett has rescued more than 100 migrants off the Libyan coast today.
The anchors on Britain's new supercarrier have been tested for the first time.