UK Warships

Brazil's Newest Warship Leaves UK

PA | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK

The newest ship in the Brazilian navy's fleet has left the UK on a journey of more than 10,000 miles (16,100km) to Brazil. Araguari, which sailed f...

£45m Weapons Testing Deal Protects 250 Jobs

PA | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK

A total of 250 jobs have been protected by a £45m government contract for testing Royal Navy warship weapons systems. QinetiQ and BAE Systems have...

Iranian Warships Enter The Suez Canal In 'Message Of Peace' And 'Show Of Might'

Posted 18.02.2012 | UK

Iranian warships have entered the Suez canal, via the Mediterranean sea, for the second time since the revolution of 1979. The Shahid Qandi, a dest...

Cutbacks Leave Britain 'Without A Single Warship' To Guard Its Shores

PA | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

Cutbacks have left the UK without a single warship specifically tasked with protecting the country's shores for the past month, the Ministry of Defenc...