Sending survey ship to Ukraine ‘not a clever idea’

A former First Sea Lord has criticised plans to send a survey vessel to visit Ukraine in the wake of news that HMS Duncan was 'swarmed' by 17 Russian jets.

MP incorrectly claims ‘no naval vessels in Scottish waters’ despite major naval base

A Member of Parliament has incorrectly claimed that there are no Royal Navy vessels in Scottish waters, despite the presence of frigates, submarines, support vessels, patrol vessels and of course, a major Royal Navy base on the Clyde.

Aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales fires up engine for first time

Engineers aboard HMS Prince of Wales have turned on the diesel generators for the first time, say the Royal Navy.

Britain condemns Russian aggression against Ukraine

The UK Government has condemned Russian aggression against Ukraine today, after Russia attacked and seized Ukrainian naval vessels.

Rolls-Royce to supply generator sets for Type 45 Destroyer refurbishment

Rolls-Royce is to supply 18 MTU Series 4000 diesel generator sets to BAE Systems as part of the Power Improvement Project (PIP) to increase the resilience of the power and propulsion system in all six Type 45 Destroyers.

Royal Navy Destroyer swarmed by 17 Russian jets in Black Sea

Footage from an upcoming documentary will show the moment HMS Duncan was swarmed by 17 Russian jets as she led a NATO fleet through the Black Sea earlier this year.

Russian vessels open fire on Ukrainian warships

The Ukrainian Navy has confirmed that Russian vessels have opened fire on Ukrainian warships.

British warship visits Ireland

HMS Defender, a Type 45 Destroyer, has visited Cork in Ireland. Local media reported that HMS Defender berted at "a rather strange place", Marino Point. Hello...

HMS Dragon exercises with F-35 jets in the Middle East

Type 45 Destroyer HMS Dragon is working with F-35 jets aircraft currently flying from the USS Essex.

Government rationale for tendering Fleet Solid Support Ships overseas criticised

Former shipyard worker turned MP for Glasgow North East Paul Sweeney has criticised the Government for failing to restrict the tendering for Fleet Solid Support Ships to the UK.

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