Watch: IDF successfully tests 'Iron Dome of the Sea'Naval missile defense system, based on Iron Dome system, to provide crucial defense of Israel's offshore assets.
Watch: Major naval exercise prepares for ISIS attacksWith one eye on Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula, Israeli Navy completes massive Red Sea simulation; plans to build Red Sea border fence.
The Israel Navy vet looking to solve Europe's smuggling problemDrugs, people, weapons all smuggled daily through Europe via its 'back door' - the ocean. An IDF veteran is leading the fightback.
Israel's newest submarine receives welcoming partyThe newest addition to Israel's submarine fleet, INS Rahav, received a naval welcoming party as it docked in Israel on Tuesday.
IDF welcomes its fifth submarineINS Rahav is 'the most fearsome, advanced and expensive war machine in the IDF's possession,' says President.
Son of former Navy commander discharged from militaryAdmiral Eliezer Marom's son dismissed from Israeli Navy after failing to pass security clearance reviews.
47 Years Later, Israel Issues Last Report on Sunken Submarine47 the Israeli Navy has released all the information it has about the sinking of the Dakar
Defense Ministry Purchases Four Patrol Ships from GermanyShips to patrol waters near Israel's gas fields; Germany partially funds deal, agrees to reciprocal deal to the tune of 700 million shekel.
N. Korea Submarine Missile Allows Covert Nuclear Strike on USRegime tests nuclear-capable missile from underwater for first time, as officials blame Obama for allowing 'tragedy.'
Israel Returns 15 Fishing Boats to GazaDespite returning 15 fishing boats confiscated from fisherman who traveled past limit, Gaza complains Israel should return more.
Germany Approves Fifth 'Special' Submarine for IsraelAnswer to Iran deal? Germany gives green light to new advanced sub that can hold nuclear weapons.
Take a Sneak Peak at Israel's Secret Submarine FleetIsrael's nuclear-capable INS Tanin able to operate deep within enemy territory - to lethal effect.
Watch: Israel Welcomes Fourth Nuclear Stealth SubmarineNetanyahu calls new INS Tanin 'a clear and pointed message to Israel's enemies'; navy flotilla welcomes most expensive IDF craft.
Navy Vessels Destroy Smuggling Ships Bound for GazaPalestinian Arabs claimed the ships were carrying cigarettes - but cigarettes don't explode from gunfire.
Watch: Soldiers Sing Shabbat Songs En-Route to Iran Weapons ShipHaving set sail to intercept Gaza-bound weapons shipment Saturday, Israeli Navy soldiers still managed to celebrate Shabbat at sea.
Iran: Our Warships Were In Mediterranean Last 4 YearsIranian naval commander declares ships operating in range of Israeli coast and worldwide for years.
15 Soldiers Injured in Patrol Boat Fire15 soldiers injured in a fire that broke out in the water pump of a Dvora-class patrol boat.
Capsized Navy Boat is RightedThe small Navy vessel capsized because of a wave created by a larger Navy vessel sailing nearby.
Navy Ship Capsizes Near Ashkelon'Wasp' model ship, one of the navy's fastest and set piece in security patrols, overturns 1.5 km off Ashkelon coast.
IDF Remembers 69 Soldiers Who Drowned on Board INS DakarMemorial service for the 69 sailors of the INS Dakar held at Mount Herzl. Gantz: 'We do not stop our quest to find missing soldiers.'
Germany to Sell Israel Two Destroyers in 1 Billion Euro DealVessels will reportedly be used to protect Israeli pipelines
Biden Flies to Japan as China 'Zone' Standoff Heats UpJapanese Defense Minister and British Naval Chief of Staff vow unity on escalating standoff with China.
US Chief of Naval Operations Visits IsraelAdmiral Greenert visits Israel amid shifting regional military influence, Navy Commander Rothberg praises cooperation between the forces.
Russia Sends Most Powerful Ships to MediterraneanIn show of force, Russia radically expands Middle East presence by sending 'aircraft carrier killer', nuclear battleship to Syrian shores.
Oleh Sailor Tells of His Boyhood Shark Heroics in FloridaAnthony, now training to be an Israel naval warrior, tells Arutz Sheva how he took on a shark at age 6 - and won.
IDF Boosts Navy near LebanonBombings, rocket attack followed by news that IDF will station a new, advanced warship on Israel’s northern border.
EUCOM Navy and Israeli Navy Conclude Joint ExerciseA combined Israel Navy and United States EUCOM Naval exercise ended on Thursday after a week and a half.
Top Syrian Rebel: Israel Attacked Missiles With SubmarineA top Syrian rebel official on Monday said that the IDF had indeed attacked Latakia over the weekend, with a submarine attack
Two Arab Fisherman Detained Off Gaza CoastTwo Arab fisherman "outside authorized fishing zone" detained off Gaza coast.
Israel Shopping for Warships to Protect Gas FieldsIsrael is out shopping for new warships to protect the new Tamar gas field that has just come online to supply natural gas to the nation.
Post-Marmara: Navy Learns to ‘Speak Air Force’Navy learns to ‘speak Air Force’ in wake of near-disaster in joint mission.
IDF Video: Meet the Soldiers at Sea Who Keep Israel SafeEver enjoyed a day on the beach in Tel Aviv or Haifa? Meet the people who allow you to do that.
US Delivers Two Naval Vessels to IraqThe United States has delivered two naval support ships to Iraq, which is seeking to boost its fledgling maritime capabilities.
IDF Wounds, then Treats, Gaza Arab Outside Fishing ZoneThe Navy shot and wounded a Gaza Arab who refused orders to keep his fishing boat from entering waters under a maritime embargo.
US Navy to Briefly Reduce Carriers in Persian GulfThe U.S. aircraft carrier presence in the Persian Gulf will temporarily decline due to unexpected repairs and unusual maintenance problems.
Video: Navy Eliminates Global Jihadist, Hamas TV HitSpecial operation targets terrorist Ahmed Nahel. IDF releases footage from missile-mounted cams.
Religious and Married on the Navy's Missile BoatArutz Sheva met Lieutenant Chen Shalit, a religious naval officer who serves on a missile boat. "This is a mission," he declares.
Barak and Gantz: IDF Capable of Dealing with Any ThreatDefense Minister Ehud Barak and IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz speak to naval graduates, say IDF is prepared to deal with any threat.
Chinese Ships in Haifa Honor 20 Years' CooperationVessels anchored in Israel to honor 20 years of cooperation between IDF and Chinese Army.
Commandos Rescue Family on Sinking Yacht near LebanonElite Navy commandos rescued parents and three children whose disabled yacht was stranded dangerously close to Lebanon early Tuesday.
U.S. Navy Ship Fires at Boat in Persian GulfA U.S. military ship fired at a small boat in the Persian Gulf after it ignored repeated warnings to stop, killing one person.
Israeli Navy to Hold Exercises off Greek IslandThe Israeli Navy is set to hold exercises using live ammunition off Greece’s Aegean island of Milos with cooperation of the Greek military.
IDF Launches New Submarine, a Possible Second Strike WeaponIsrael's fourth Dolphin-class submarine -- able to dive longer and go faster -- was launched from a German shipyard on Thursday.
Israel Looks to Expand Navy to Protect Gas InterestsWith new sea-borne gas finds under threat from Hizbullah, Iran, and Turkey the IDF is looking to expand its naval fleet.
First Flotilla Ship En Route to GazaDeciding not to rendezvous with other Gaza flotilla ships, French vessel 'Dignity' is said to be instead sailing straight for Gaza.
Netanyahu Orders Navy to Interdict FlotillaPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu ordered Israel's Navy to interdict the Freedom Flotilla 2, "by any means necessary."
Navy Commander: Flotilla's Goal Is to Fight the IDFThe goal of the planned flotilla to Gaza is to fight the IDF and not to bring aid to Gaza, says the Navy.
Iran Says Its Submarines are in the Red SeaMilitary submarines entered Red Sea "for collecting information and identifying other countries' combat vessels," says Iran news agency.
Israel Agrees to Pay Mark-Up on Sixth Dolphin-class SubmarineIsrael has decided to purchase a sixth Dolphin-class submarine from Germany at full price despite objections from the IDF brass..
PM to Raise Submarines, PA Unilateralism in BerlinPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu goes to Berlin on Wednesday to discuss submarine discounts and curbing the unilateral declaration of a PA state.
Inquiry to Clear IDF in Flotilla IncidentTurkel Commission will submit the first part of its report on Sunday, will say that IDF’s didn't break international laws on Mavi Marmara.
Navy Readies for its New SubmarinesMore soldiers, officers to be trained for submarine posts as Navy readies for two German-made subs.
Israel Navy Produces 98th Round of Submarine CommandosIsrael’s 98th Submarine Commando course has ended, marked by a festive ceremony in the Israel Navy Base in Haifa.
IDF Rescues Ukrainian Crew on Sinking ShipThe Israeli Navy and Air Force rescued a crew of 11 Ukrainians whose ship began sinking in a savage winter storm eight miles off Israel’s coast.
Navy Chief Hints: Secret Ops against Iran-led 'Axis of Evil'Maj-Gen Marom: 'Navy has had to stretch its limbs to very distant theaters of operations to fight Axis of Evil led by Iran.'
Navy: Unencrypted UAV Signal May Have Caused 1997 DisasterNavy Commander meets families of 12 soldiers killed 13 years ago in Naval Commando raid on Hizbullah in Lebanon.
Discovering the Underwater Missions UnitIsraeli Navy Week: Navy releases a collection of exciting photographs from the tiny, little-known, critical Underwater Missions Unit.