This will be the only deployed laser system integrated into an operational Flight IIA DDG.
HMS Montrose is currently based in the Gulf.
Babcock International has announced a further year contract extension has been agreed to continue in-service support to the Harpoon Missile System for the Royal Navy.
The final of five new offshore patrol vessels has formally joined the Royal Navy.
Marine Scotland patrol vessel 'Jura' expelled an Irish trawler from territorial waters off Rockall recently and in doing so has become the first vessel in the United Kingdom to remove an EU fishing vessel from British waters.
The U.S. Navy has announced that Capt. Amy Bauernschmidt will assume command of USS Abraham Lincoln, marking the first time a female commanding officer will lead the crew of one of the U.S. Navy’s 11 nuclear-powered aircraft carriers.
A Virginia class nuclear submarine has arrived in Faslane, near Glasgow.
BREAKING: Iran has seized a South Korean-flagged tanker in the Persian Gulf.
Later this year HMS Queen Elizabeth and her aircraft will deploy with two frigates, two destroyers, a nuclear submarine and a number of support vessels.
"One of the first things we will do with the two new colossal aircraft carriers that we have just built is send them on a freedom of navigation operation to this area" said Boris Johnson.