Naval Force

U.S. Naval Forces Central Command chief visits Egypt

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 03:24 GMT

Commander of the Egyptian Navy Ahmed Khaled received Tuesday Commander of the U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Samuel Paparo and accompanying delegation.

Egyptian, U.S. naval forces hold joint exercises in Red Sea

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 12:05 GMT

Earlier this month, the Egyptian and French naval forces carried out joint exercises also in the Red Sea.

Egyptian, French naval forces hold joint drills in Red Sea

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 03:08 GMT

The Egyptian and French naval forces held joint drills in the Red Sea, as announced by Egypt's Military Spokesperson Tamer al-Refai Sunday.

Egyptian, French naval forces carry out joint drills in Red Sea

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 11:23 GMT

On the Egyptian side, the warships that participated are frigate "Sharm El Sheikh" and corvette "Abou Qir."

Egypt's military strength ranks 13th globally in 2021

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 10:19 GMT

Yet, Egypt ranks 10th in aircraft strength and seventh in navy fleet strength.

Egypt receives 1st FREMM Bergamini frigate dubbed 'Al Galala'

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 12:58 GMT

The frigate is one of two Egypt purchased from the Italian company Fincantieri.

Naval Force Day marking sinking of Israel’s Eilat commemorated

Tue, 22 Oct 2019 - 05:05 GMT

Egypt celebrated on Monday the Naval Force Day marking the 52nd anniversary of sinking Israeli destroyer Eilat four months after the Six-Day War in 1967.

Egypt, US, UAE, Saudi Arabia conclude joint naval drill in Red Sea

Sat, 04 Aug 2018 - 10:36 GMT

Units of special navy and air force of the participating countries carried out the military exercise "Eagle Response 18" which lasted for several days.