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Royal Navy

Wreck of the Scharnhorst Discovered off Falkland Islands

The wreck of SMS Scharnhorst has been discovered off the Falkland Islands, the Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust announced today (5 … Read More

Lost British Submarine Discovered Off Malta

A British submarine that went missing 77 years ago has been found, the Ministry of Defence confirms. HMS Urge departed Malta for Alexandria, … Read More

War-winning Admiral Remembered with New Statue

A statue dedicated to one of Britain’s most important naval heroes has been unveiled today (25 October) on Anglesey. The statue … Read More

British F-35s Fly from Royal Navy Carrier for First Time

British F-35 Lightnings have operated from the Royal Navy’s next generation aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, for the first … Read More

HMS Prince of Wales Goes to Sea

The second of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers, HMS Prince of Wales, has gone to sea for the first time. Eight … Read More

Feature Extract: Westland Wessex in Profile

Felix Rowe takes a close look at a true Cold War icon – a hugely versatile Anti-Submarine Warfare and utility helicopter combat veteran, … Read More

Warspite: The Hard Knocks of War (1950 Footage)

This fascinating newsreel from British Pathé shows workers on the iconic British battleship HMS Warspite. The ship, beached near Marazion, … Read More

Protector Home After Marathon Antarctic Deployment

The Royal Navy’s ice-breaker, HMS Protector, has returned to the UK following a four-year deployment. The red and white-hulled vessel … Read More

Feature Extract: Royal Navy Submarines

Keeping A Relentless Watch As the 50th anniversary of Britain’s continuous-at-sea nuclear deterrence effort – Operation Relentless … Read More

Photo of the Week

Type 42 destroyer HMS Exeter of the Royal Navy.  Launched on 25 April 1978, Exeter was commissioned in September 1980, and fought … Read More

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