USS Bulkeley (DDG-84) left Norfolk, Va., for its new home in Rota, Spain, on Thursday evening, according to a tweet from a ship spotter. Read More
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Biden Administration Basing Two More Destroyers in Rota, Spain
This story has been updated with additional information about USS Paul Ignatius (DDG-117) moving to Rota, Spain.
The Biden administration plans to station two more forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class destroyers in Rota, Spain, the White House announced Tuesday. Read More
Destroyer USS Donald Cook Arrives in Florida After 7 Years in Europe
Guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG-75) is back in the U.S. after seven years as one of four forward-deployed ballistic missile defense ships based in Rota, Spain. Read More
U.S., Ukraine Begin Sea Breeze 2021 Exercise with 30 Other Countries
The Navy and international partners on Monday began the annual Sea Breeze exercise in the Black Sea. Read More
USS Arleigh Burke Arrives in Spain, USS Donald Cook Will Head to Mayport
Destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG-51) pulled into Naval Station Rota, Spain over the weekend as it officially becomes part of the Forward Deployed Naval Force-Europe (FDNF-E). Read More
VIDEO: HMS Queen Elizabeth Strike Group Assembles
The U.K. Royal Navy has assembled its largest carrier strike group in almost 40 years, the service announced on Monday. Read More
Vice Adm. Franchetti Nominated for Joint Staff Role After Brief Time at N7
After less than two months on the job, the head of the Navy’s warfighting development office has been nominated for a new role on the Joint Staff, USNI News has learned. Read More
VIDEO: USS Ross Enters Black Sea, Movements Monitored by Russia
The Russian military is tracking the movements of USS Ross (DDG-71), which entered the Black Sea over the weekend to conduct maritime security patrols.
Coast Guard: Russian Surveillance Ship Operating in ‘Unsafe’ Manner off East Coast
Russian surveillance ship Viktor Leonov has been operating unsafely off the coast of Georgia and South Carolina in the vicinity of U.S. naval bases, according to a U.S. Coast Guard safety bulletin issued on Sunday. Read More
USS Ross Tailed By Russian Corvette in Black Sea
Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG-71) arrived in Constanta, Romania, Monday morning, after entering the Black Sea on Friday while being tailed by a Russian corvette.