USS Coronado heads for Singapore after repairs

Littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) returns to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for repairs on Sep. 4. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) departed Hawaii for a 16-month rotational deployment to the 7th ...

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Joint Expeditionary Force departs Gibraltar for the Med

HMS Ocean and Eddystone during Joint Expeditionary Force (Maritime) (JEF(M)) in the Mediterranean. September 28, 2016. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s amphibious flagship HMS Bulwark joined RFA Mounts Bay and MV Eddystone in Gibraltar in what was ...

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Unexploded WWII bomb found in Portsmouth harbor

Photo: Royal Navy

An unexploded German 500kg bomb (WWII) was found on the seabed in Portsmouth Harbor on September 29, the Royal Navy ...

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HII gets potential $400M contract for submarine repairs

Photo: Huntington Ingalls Industries

The U.S. Naval Sea System Command has awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News an ...

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US Secretary of Defense visits USS Carl Vinson

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter speaks with Sailors aboard the USS Carl Vinson Sept. 29, 2016, in San Diego, Calif. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) hosted Defense Secretary Ash Carter in its ...

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Royal Navy extends QinetiQ's combat systems contract

Photo: QinetiQ

The UK Ministry of Defence has awarded QinetiQ an 11-year, £109 million contract extension to continue to develop ...

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USS Helena to undergo maintenance, modernization

USS Helena (SSN 725) transiting the Atlantic Ocean. Photo: US Navy

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $17.7 million contract ...

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Brazilian Navy orders patrol boat, LPD from South Korea

Brazilian Navy bought the multipurpose amphibious ship Bahia (G40) from France in 2015. Photo: French Navy

Brazilian Navy has signed a $1 billion contract with the South Korean Posco Daewoo Corp. for the delivery of two ...

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French Navy's fourth FREMM frigate starts sea trials

FREMM Auvergne at sea. Photo: DCNS

French shipbuilder DCNS has informed that the fourth French Navy FREMM frigate, FS Auvergne, started sea trials on ...

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UAV launched from AUV at US Navy technology demo

The Vector Hawk UAV was las launched from the Marlin MK2 UAV. Photo: Lockheed Martin

U.S. Navy’s annual technology exercise (ANTX) saw an autonomous underwater vehicle launch an unmanned aerial ...

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ASV Global gets MOD licence for MAST USV software use

Royal Navy's MAST USV during trials on river Thames. Photo: Royal Navy

The U.K. Ministry of Defence has given ASV Global a licence to use its Advanced Unmanned Surface Vehicle (USV) ...

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Exercise Ika Moana gathers navies in South Pacific

His Majesty’s Armed Forces Tonga Navy LCM Voea Late, PPB Voea Pangai, Cook Island PPB TE Kukupa and Samoan PPB Nafanua. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The fourth iteration of the joint maritime surveillance operation Ika Moana involved more than 100 personnel from ...

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US Navy cruiser visits UAE

USS San Jacinto (CG 56) transits the Arabian Gulf in August 2016. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy guided-missile cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) wrapped up its four-day port visit to Jebel Ali, United ...

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German minehunter returns from life-saving mission

FGS Datteln. Photo: German Navy

German Navy minehunter FGS Datteln is set return to the navy base in Kiel on September 30 after a three-month ...

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USS John C. Stennis heads out to sea

Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) man the rails as the aircraft carrier returns to its homeport of Naval Base Kitsap–Bremerton. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) got underway from Naval Base ...

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GA to provide batteries for US Dry Combat Submersible

Illustration. Photo: Lockheed Martin

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) has signed a contract with Lockheed Martin to provide Lithium-ion ...

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BAE Systems to improve US Navy's ISR data sharing

An E-2 Hawkeye on final approach prepares to land aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has contracted BAE Systems to improve its ability to simultaneously transmit and receive real-time ...

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Britain deploying T45 destroyer to Bulgaria next year

HMS Duncan trained alongside a Bulgarian Navy minesweeper last year. Photo: Royal Navy

UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon announced that Britain would be sending a Type 45 destroyer to Bulgarian shores ...

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Luerssen takes over German naval specialist Blohm+Voss

Luerssen's Neue Jadewerft shipyard in Wilhelmshaven, Germany. Photo: Luerssen

German shipbuilder Luerssen is taking over the Hamburg-based former ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems ...

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US Navy awards first production contracts for MQ-4C Triton

Two MQ-4C Triton UAS at a Northrop Grumman test facility in California. Photo: US Navy

Several days after the MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) was cleared for low-rate initial production, the ...

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Australian Navy hosts Asia-Pacific submarine conference

Attendees of the Asia Pacific submarine conference 2016 (APSC) watch a submarine escape demonstration held in the Submarine Escape Training Facility at HMAS Stirling. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy has hosted the 16th iteration of the Asia-Pacific submarine conference discussing ...

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BAE Systems bags US Navy contract for Mk 45 upgrades

Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54) fires the MK 45 5-inch gun during a naval surface fire support exercise during Valiant Shield 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a $50 million contract option to upgrade four additional Mk 45 naval guns on ...

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German Navy oiler joins NATO's SNMG1

German Navy replenishment oiler Rhön at sea. Photo: German Navy

German Navy replenishment oiler Rhön (A 1443) is set to leave its homeport of Wilhelmshaven on October 4 to join ...

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US Navy drone helicopter designates target for Hellfire shot

An MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 35, fires an AGM-114M Hellfire missile near San Clemente Island, Calif., during an earlier live-fire combat training exercise. Photo: US Navy

A U.S. Navy helicopter squadron made history earlier in September when the MQ-8B unmanned helicopter they operated ...

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Attack submarine USS San Juan returns from deployment

USS San Juan in Naval Submarine Base New London, Connecticut. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS San Juan (SSN-751) returned to its homeport at Naval ...

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Spanish Navy sail training ship visits Cape Verde

Juan Sebastián de Elcano alongside in Cape Verde. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish Navy’s sail training ship Juan Sebastián de Elcano arrived at Praia, the capital city of Cape Verde, ...

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US, Vietnam People's Navy kick off NEA in Da Nang

USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) arrives in Da Nang, Vietnam Sept. 29 for Naval Engagement Activitiy (NEA) Vietnam 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy and the Vietnam People’s Navy (VPN) kicked off the seventh-annual naval engagement activity ...

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