Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Operations

USNS Patuxent Rescues Mariners from Sinking Ship in Gulf of Aden

USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201), assigned to U.S. 5th Fleet provided emergency assistance to a motor vessel in distress in the Gulf of Aden, June 7. The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler was notified by the United Kingdom Maritime...

HMAS Anzac supports rescue of Indonesian fishers

HMAS Anzac has supported the rescue of 20 Indonesian fishermen in the Indian Ocean, 670 nautical miles off the coast of Western Australia, the Australian Department of Defence announced. The crew of the fishing vessel Bandar Nelayan were picked up by the Japanese commercial fishing...

French and Royal Canadian Navy Continue Counter-Narcotics Operations under CTF-150

The Marine Nationale’s (MN) FS Guépratte and the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) ship HMCS Calgary, prove themselves unrelenting, making four rapid counter-narcotic seizures under CTF-150.    FS Guépratte commenced the successful streak with a seizure of 6,136 lbs (2,784 kg) of...

Indian Navy conducts multiple SAR operations along with Indian West Coast

Indian Navy is engaged in multiple Search and Rescue operations after the Cyclone Tauktae along with the Indian West Coast since 17 May. According to a press release issued by the Indian Navy, in a swift response to SOS by...

China sends a new naval fleet to the Gulf of Aden for escort mission

The 38th escort fleet of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy on Saturday (May 15) left a military port in Zhoushan, east China's Zhejiang Province, for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somali to escort civilian ships. The...

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton concludes Black Sea operations

The Legend-class national security cutter USCGC Hamilton (WMSL 753) transited from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean Sea, concluding the crew’s recent Black Sea operations and engagements, May 14, 2021. https://twitter.com/USNavyEurope/status/1393107277817819136?s=20 Hamilton entered the Black Sea on April 27, 2021 in...

Royal Canadian Navy Led Task Force Changing The History of the Middle East

Big blow to terrorist organizations that gains from drug trade After just over four months of command of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150, the Canadian-led task force has made strong contributions to the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) mission to increase...

NATO MCM Group clear mines in the Baltic Sea during Open Spirit Ops

Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 1 (SNMCMG1) has wrapped up their participation in Estonia-led Open Spirit, a ten-day operation in the Gulf of Finland aimed at mapping and clearing underwater historical ordnance. With the participation of 11 nations and 21...

New Zealand Navy will join UK Carrier Strike Group 21 on tour through East Asia

New Zealand Navy will join the United Kingdom's Carrier Strike Group in a tour of the Indo-Pacific, including passing through the contested South China Sea, New Zealand Defence Minister says. Defence Minister Peeni Henare said it was his expectation that...

Indian Navy deploys 7 ships for Operation Samudra Setu II

In support of the nation’s fight against Covid-19 and as part of operation 'Samudra Setu II’, seven Indian Naval ships have been deployed for shipment of liquid medical oxygen-filled cryogenic containers and associated medical equipment from various countries, the...

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