Equipment and Tech


Embracing, developing and taking advantage of new technology and innovation to thrive in the future. Technology is moving faster than at any point in history - warfare has the potential to be impacted and the Royal Navy needs to a leading force on the latest technological advances.

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Royal Navy’s successful crewless aircraft trials offer ‘glimpse into the future’ of carrier operations

The largest uncrewed aircraft ever launched from a Royal Navy aircraft carrier has paved...

17 November 2023

Topic:Equipment and TechTechnology

Storyline: HMS Prince of Wales

Royal Navy plays central role in autonomous war games

The Royal Navy has played a central role in combined multinational exercises in Portugal...

28 September 2023

Topic:Equipment and TechTechnology

Storyline: Technology


Our equipment is as diverse as the challenges we face. From deep-diving submarines to speedy RIBs, agile helicopters and adaptable amphibious vehicles, the Royal Navy is driven with some amazing kit. Every item is hand-picked to provide exceptional performance whilst delivering superb value for money.

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HMS Prince of Wales’ fully-laden F-35 paves way for future carrier strike ops

Meet the Beast from the East(ern Seaboard).

20 October 2023

Topic:Equipment and TechEquipment

Storyline: F35

Work starts on gigantic new hall to build Navy’s Type 26 frigates

Work has begun on a huge new ship hall which will transform construction of the Navy’s...

16 October 2023

Topic:Equipment and TechEquipment

Storyline: HMNB Clyde