RN Aircraft Handlers Removed Victor Bomber from RAF Markham

February 18, 2021 – Royal Navy aircraft recovery specialists helped to remove a Cold War-era bomber aircraft from RAF Marham in Nofolk. Personnel from the Joint Aircraft Recovery and Transportation Squadron – JARTS – were called in to take down the Victor gate guardian aircraft, which was in a poor state. The 35-metre long aircraft, produced by Handley Page, was…

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Russian Ships Took Part in AMAN-2021

February 17, 2020 (Google Translation) – A detachment of ships of the Russian Navy consisting of the frigate “Admiral Grigorovich”, the patrol ship “Dmitry Rogachev” and the rescue tugboat “SB-739” completed participation in the sea phase of the multinational naval exercise “AMAN-2021” (“AMAN-2021” ), held in the waters of the Arabian Sea from 15 to 16 February. For two days,…

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Stoyky and Consorts Visit Oman

February 17, 2020 (Google Translation) – A detachment of warships of the Baltic Fleet consisting of the Stoyky corvette and the Kola tanker completed the program of the joint Russian-Iranian naval exercise. After the exercise, photographs of ships and vessels involved in the active phase at sea took place. Then the farewell ceremony of the Russian and Iranian troops took…

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Merre Shipyard Building Eight Dive Tenders for French Navy

February 1, 2020 (Google Translation) – Beginning of 2021, Merré shipyard has begun the production of the first Diving Support Vessel for French Navy. The first aluminium plate cutting took place the fouth of January 2021 with the deck plate in order to start building the hull upside down in the Merré workshop in Nort-sur-Erdre. As a reminder, Merre shipyard…

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SNMG1 Participates in Norwegian Exercise TG 21-1

November 19, 2021 – From February 8-19, 2021, Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1), took part in Task Group 21-1 (TG 21-1), an annual maritime exercise conducted by the Royal Norwegian Navy in the waters and fjords off the coast of Bergen, Norway. TG 21-1 supported the training and qualification of NATO future submarine commanders while enhancing the surface and…

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