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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Drones deliver in trials by Royal Navy

The Royal Navy has pushed two different drones to their limits to show how they could be...

06 April 2022

Topic:Equipment and TechTechnology

Storyline: 700X NAS

Navy-led task force trials drones in Gulf

Solar and wind-powered drones have been tested in the Gulf by a Royal Navy-led task...

17 March 2022

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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Sea Viper’s added bite in £300m upgrade for RN destroyers’ main weapon

The Royal Navy’s destroyers are to be given extra – and enhanced – firepower to fend off...

24 May 2022

Topic:Equipment and TechEquipment

Storyline: HMS Duncan

Pickets change at Dartmouth as hi-tech jet boats replace Royal Navy’s veteran training craft

Naval leaders of tomorrow have begun 2022 with new state-of-the-art training boats for...

25 January 2022

Topic:Equipment and TechEquipment

Storyline: BRNC Dartmouth