Home Sea

Sea

Sea

HMS Kent visits Kenya

-
Sailors on the Royal Navy’s warship HMS Kent have trained alongside Kenyan Armed Forces during a visit to eastern Africa. The frigate had a...

Damen Shipyards Cape Town celebrates keel laying for third SA Navy MMIPV

-
On 22 October, Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) held a keel-laying ceremony for the third Multi-Mission Inshore Patrol Vessels (MMIPV) that DSCT is building...

Paramount Maritime launches another Sentinel patrol vessel for West Africa

-
Paramount Maritime has launched a 35 metre Sentinel patrol vessel for a customer in West Africa, who will use it to serve the oil...

Experienced patrol vessel man commands first SA Navy MMIPV

-
When the first of the new multi-mission inshore patrol vessels (MMIPVs) takes to the water for sea acceptance trials next year, she will be...

USS Hershel ‘Woody’ Williams arrives in the Seychelles

-
The US Navy’s Expeditionary Sea Base USS Hershel ‘Woody’ Williams (ESB-4) arrived in Port Victoria, Seychelles for a scheduled port visit on 29 October....

Nigerian Navy orders two patrol vessels from Turkey’s Dearsan

-
The Nigerian Navy on Wednesday signed a contract with Turkey’s Dearsan Shipyard for the purchase of two new offshore patrol vessels (OPVs), which will...

Navy continues Warrior Class with new MMIPVs

-
The Warrior Class in the SA Navy (SAN) will be boosted by another three hulls with the first due to be taken into service...

Egypt buys two ex-UK support ships

-
Egypt has bought two retired Royal Fleet Auxiliary ships, Fort Austin and Fort Rosalie, in the first sale of United Kingdom naval vessels to...

New Naval College OC

-
Hard on the heels of a new officer commanding for SAS Saldanha, the SA Navy’s other major training facility in the form of its...

New boss for SAS Saldanha

-
Come tomorrow (Thursday, 21 October) SAS Saldanha, the major training unit for the SA Navy (SAN), will have a new officer commanding in the...

COMPANY NEWS

SANDF missing the communication target

-
Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...