Ospreys land on Korean Ship

A U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft made its first ever landing on the flight deck of a Republic of Korea Navy amphibious assault

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On Tuesday the Spanish Air Force team held a Transfer of Authority (TOA) ceremony in Djibouti to hand over their duties to the new XXII

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Pirates kidnap 3 in offshore Nigeria attack

Nigeria’s maritime sector and the elec

Port2Port West Africa’s Managing Director, Bola Adefehinti, looks at the upcoming elections, and what they might mean for the maritime sector. Nigeria’s maritime sector and

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USAID, CJTF-HOA and Djibouti medical tea

Understanding the medical capabilities of any environment or rural area is vital to providing the best medical care to patients in a city, region or

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Commander CTF 150 strengthens ties

Commander of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150), recently completed a visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to further deepen the cooperation and information sharing

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EUNAVFOR Has Protected 300 WFP Vessels

The EU Naval Force achieved an impressive milestone this week by successfully completing its 300th close protection of a World Food Programme (WFP) vessel along

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Nigeria Closes Land and Sea Borders

Nigeria has announced the closure of all land and sea borders until March 28 ahead of Saturday’s presidential elections, the Interior Ministry announced on Wednesday.

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Mexican Ambassador deepens his understan

Ambassador Jose Arturo Trejo-Nava visited the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) to gain an understanding of CMF’s involvement in the region. Mexican Ambassador deepens his understanding

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Sub design breaks cover

A computer-generated image of a Chinese nuclear-powered submarine (SSN) has recently appeared on both news and social media websites.  ‘Type 093T’ sub design breaks cover

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Critical Role

On December 31, 1943, the Sweetbrier was launched. Nearly 72 years later, a multinational group of navies practiced visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) operations

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Overcoming Historical Divisions

The recent meeting in Seoul between the foreign ministers of China, Japan and South Korea has raised hopes of renewed cooperation, but the countries remain

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Iranian Warships Thwart Pirate Attack

Iran claims victory in pirate attack

Claims attack lasted for “hours”. Navy Foils Attack on Iranian Tanker near Bab-el-Mandeb Strait Iranian naval forces rescued one of the country’s oil tankers from

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Nigerian Pirates

Planning for success

Exercise Obangame Express 2015 in full swing. Planning for success By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class (SW/AW) David R. Krigbaum GULF OF GUINEA – Involving

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HMAS SUCCESS deploys into OOS

Australian Ship Joins NATO Counter-Pirac

HMAS Success joins Operation Ocean Shield. Australian Ship Joins NATO Counter-Piracy Mission INDIAN OCEAN – The Royal Australian Navy Oiler HMAS SUCCESS (OR 304) joined

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