NEWS

Patrol boats put on a show in the Solent for first time in more than a decade
26 April 2017

For the first time in at least a decade all 14 P2000s of the 1st Patrol Boat Squadron took to the water in unison.

The newly-upgraded fast patrol craft performed two days of combined manoeuvres in the Solent for the annual squadron exercise.

Daring safely escorts 800,000 tonnes of shipping through ‘missile alley’
21 April 2017

HMS Daring has safely escorted more than 800,000 tonnes of shipping safely through ‘missile alley’ in the Red Sea.

The destroyer ran the gauntlet of the Bab al Mandeb Strait, where at least two ships have been hit by missiles fired from land, 20 times.