German Navy corvette joins NATO's SNMG1

FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein. Photo: German Navy/PIZ Marine

German Navy’s K130 Braunschweig corvette FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein is set to leave the Warnemünde navy base ...

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VIDEO: HMCS Toronto leaves dry dock during mid-life refit

VIDEO HMCS Toronto removed from dry dock during mid-life refit

  @HMCS_NCSM_TOR is removed from the dry dock in August 2016 as part of its mid-life refit. ...

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Two mariners stranded in Micronesia located by P-8A

Photo: US Navy

Two stranded mariners were located on an uninhabited island in the Federated States of Micronesia after a U.S. Navy ...

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Shots fired in second US, Iran confrontation

USS Squall during a 2015 transit in the Persian gulf. Photo: US Navy

Just a day after four Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps boats charged a U.S. Navy destroyer near the Strait of ...

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LM to provide further work on US Navy ISIS submarine system

Illustration: A Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) looks through the periscope of the Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Louisiana. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Lockheed Martin a $126.2 million contract modification to provide ...

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Raytheon receives potential $448M contract for MK 54 kits

An exercise MK 54 Mod 0 Torpedo is launched from the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80) in 2014. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon a $37.7 million contract for the procurement of MK 54 lightweight torpedo ...

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Boxer ARG sailors leave 7th Fleet on way back home

USS Boxer (LHD 4) approaches port in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, Aug. 9, 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) team is returning to ...

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USS Somerset completes COMPTUEX

USS Somerset (LPD 25) transits the Pacific Ocean during Composite Training Unit Exercise. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s amphibious transport dock USS Somerset has completed COMPTUEX, a series of simulations, ...

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Sea-Air-Space 2017

Sea-Air-Space is now the largest maritime exposition in the U.S. and continues as an invaluable extension of the Navy League’s mission…

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SMM 2016

The SMM in Hamburg is the world-leading fair of the maritime economy. It takes place every two years in Hamburg, because due to the long…

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Euronaval 2016 in Paris, is one of the leading international trade shows for maritime security, safety and naval defense…

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Naval Mission Systems Technology

Integrating Naval Assets to Ensure Enhanced Maritime Operations and Support.

Navies are constantly looking at how the collection and dissemination of data from marine helicopters, UAVs, radars and shore based sensors through C2 systems can be improved to produce an accurate, clear, and all-encompassing picture of the maritime theatre for allied forces.

The complexity associated with effectively coordinating the variety of operations of these systems means that interoperability between all systems, divisions, and nations is of paramount importance. Therefore, SMi’s Naval Mission Systems Technology Conference will explore the strategies and technologies required to develop next generation capability in this vital area of national defence.

The expert speaker panel includes: Italian Navy, U.S. Navy, NATO Modelling and Simulation Center of Excellence (M & S COE), BAAINBw, The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), University College London and many more.

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Guam base opens submarine firefighting training facility

Left to right, Cmdr. Lance Thompson, Lt. Cmdr. Jarrod Trant, Capt. Michael Martin, and Capt. Jeffrey Grimes open the new Mobile Trainer 1000 submarine firefighting trainer. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Submarine Training Center Pacific (NSTCP) held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Mobile Trainer ...

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Northrop Grumman shows off ASW skills at ANTX

Photo: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman Corporation recently demonstrated new cross domain approaches for autonomous undersea, surface and ...

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Acoustics allow US Navy to detect ship structure cracks

Photo: US Navy

Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have demonstrated for the first that they can ...

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Canada to receive CAD$3.1M for HMCS Winnipeg collision

Photo: Transportation Safety Board of Canada

A Canadian Navy official said the Canadian government would receive CAD$3.1 million in an out-of-court settlement ...

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Iranian boats in high-speed intercept of USS Nitze

US Navy photo of USS Nitze

Four Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps boats came within 300 yards of the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Nitze on August ...

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US Navy Base Guam gets two MK VI patrol boats

MK VI Patrol Boat. Photo: US Navy

The Guam-based Navy Expeditionary Forces Command Pacific (CTF 75) took permanent ownership of two MK VI patrol ...

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EU to train Libyan Navy, Coast Guard


EU and Libya have signed a memorandum of understanding under which European navies will provide training for ...

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Raytheon gets $45M for Phalanx logistics support

Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Missile Systems a $45.39 million contract to provide logistics support for ...

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US Navy ships in astern replenishment maneuver

USS Pioneer, Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy said its Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship USNS Richard E. Byrd and Avenger-class mine ...

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SPAWAR contracts ViaSat for UHF satcom work

Illustration. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR), awarded ViaSat, a global broadband services and ...

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German Navy frigate to return to war against Daesh

FGS Augsburg with FS Charles de Gaulle in the background. Photo: Bundeswehr

The German Navy will, once again, send the Bremen-class frigate Augsburg to support the French aircraft carrier FS ...

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French DCNS in Indian Scorpene submarine leak scandal

INS Kalvari, first of six Scorpene-class submarines is seen leaving the Mazagon Dock shipyard in India. Photo: DCNS

A massive leak of documents containing top-secret technical details of the Indian Navy’s Scorpene-class ...

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Canada continues search for bomb vessel HMS Terror

Ship’s bell of HMS Erebus as found on the deck during the 2015 Franklin expedition. Photo: Parks Canada/Thierry Boyer

The Canadian government said Tuesday it would continue the search for HMS Terror and revisit the already discovered ...

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New Zealand to build new littoral operations support vessel

HMNZS Manawanui is one of the ships to be replaced by the new support vessel. Photo: New Zealand Defence Force

New Zealand’s Navy will receive a new support vessel after Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee announced that the ...

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US approves sale of Mk-V fast patrol boats to Qatar

Photo: USMI

The U.S. State Department has approved a possible foreign military sale of Mk-V fast patrol boats and related ...

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North Korea fires submarine-based ballistic missile

North Korea fires submarine-based ballistic missile

North Korea carried out a successful ballistic missile firing test near one of its submarine bases on Wednesday, ...

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US Coast Guard receives fast response cutter Rollin Fritch

Sister Ship of the Rollin Fritch, Margaret Norwell. Photo: Bollinger Shipyards

The U.S. Coast Guard received the 19th fast response cutter, Rollin Fritch, in Key West, Florida, on August 23. The ...

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US Navy aircraft carrier hosts Japan's defense minister

Japan's defense minister during the Aug. 23, USS Ronald Reagan visit. Photo: US Navy

Japan’s defense minister visited together with the country’s navy chiefs the U.S. Navy’s only ...

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