New ship has handed over to Royal Navy of Oman amid colourful celebrations on HM Naval Base Portsmouth 31 Oct 2013.AL RAHMANI 2nd of 3 99 metre corvettes designed,built & delivered for Royal Navy of Oman as part of Project Khareef.
NORFOLK (Dec. 20, 2013) The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) displays holiday lighting while moored at its homeport of Naval Station Norfolk. The ship was decorated as part of Naval Station Norfolk's annual holiday celebration. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Edward Guttierrez III/Released)
26 August 2013.This exercise between Crete & Cyprus intended to train crews to share expertise. Based on realistic scenario, French Aconite frigates USS Gravely & USS Barry (Arleigh Burke-type frigates) coordinated to gather information on surface threat & implement appropriate response. Allied visit also made to get closer to understanding the threat. Team led boat raid on board vessel identified as suspicious & launched investigation & search for evidence.
Philippine sailors chat as the BRP Ramon Alcaraz, a high-endurance Hamilton-class cutter that had been decomissioned by the US Coast Guard and acquired by Manila, arrives Aug. 6 at the former US naval base in Subic Bay, Zambales province. The Philippines vowed intensified sea patrols as it welcomed the ship.