HII gets $40M USS George Washington RCOH modification

USS George Washington (CVN 73) transits the Atlantic Ocean in October, this year. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Huntington Ingalls a $40.9 modification to a previously awarded ...

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Two workers dead as warship tips over during undocking

INS Betwa. Photo: Indian Navy

Two sailors were confirmed dead while a number of others are being treated for injuries after the Indian Navy ...

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HLNMS Tromp first Op Atalanta ship to dock in Somalia

HNLMS Tromp in Berbera, Somaliland. Photo: Twitter/Commodore René Luyckx

The Royal Netherlands Navy frigate and current flagship of the EU mission off the Horn of Africa, became the first ...

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Ex-HMAS Tobruk to be scuttled off Queensland, Australia

HMAS Tobruk. Photo: Australian Department of Defence

Former Australian Navy’s heavy lift hip HMAS Tobruk will be scuttled off the coast between Bundaberg and ...

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SU-33 crashes attempting to land on Russian aircraft carrier

Photo: Russian Ministry of Defense

A Russian SU-33 aircraft crashed on December 3 while attempting to land on the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, ...

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Norwegian minesweeper undergoes inspection and survey

KNM Rauma. Photo: Royal Norwegian Navy

Norwegian ship services company Bergen Group Services AS has been contracted to carry out an inspection and survey ...

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HMS Echo replaces Enterprise in Mediterranean op Sophia

HMS Enterprise. Photo: Royal Navy

HMS Echo, a Royal Navy multi-role survey vessel, will be taking the place of sister ship HMS Enterprise which has ...

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Australian Navy depth sounder helps NZ in quake aftermath

Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy laser airborne depth sounder flight has deployed to assist in disaster relief efforts off ...

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Indian, Royal Navy to take part in exercise Konkan 2016

HMS Iron Duke, RFA Wave Ruler and INS Trikand sail in formation off the coast of Plymouth during the 2015 iteration of Konkan. Photo: Royal Navy

The 2016 edition of of the annual bilateral maritime exercise between the Indian Navy and the Royal Navy would be ...

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USS John C. Stennis in Pearl Harbor for 75th anniversary

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) pulls into Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, to participate in National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day events in Hawaii. Photo: US Navy

Nuclear/powered aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) pulled into Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on December 2, ...

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USS Zumwalt sets sail for San Diego after repairs in Panama

Photo: US Navy

USS Zumwalt, the lead ship of a new class of U.S. Navy’s advanced destroyers, has continued its transit to ...

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General Dynamics to christen 15th Virginia-class submarine

Photo:  USS Colorado (SSN-788) Commissioning Committee

General Dynamics Electric Boat announced it would christen the U.S. Navy’s newest Virginia-class submarine ...

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Colombian Navy launches third OPV ARC Santander

Photo: Colombian Navy

Colombian state-owned shipbuilder Cotecmar launched the third offshore patrol vessel for the Colombian Navy, during ...

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LCS to frigate transition likely troublesome: US senators

Photo: US Navy

Members of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee have urged lawmakers not to approve the U.S. Navy’s block ...

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Boston Ship Repair to overhaul USNS Big Horn

USNS Big Horn. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command has awarded Boston Ship Repair a $9.9 million firm-fixed-price ...

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Indian Coast Guard Samarth-class OPV launched in Goa

Illustration. Photo: Goa Shipyard Limited

Indian shipbuilder Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) has launched the sixth and final Indian Coast Guard offshore patrol ...

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Photo: Royal Navy Wildcat concludes aviation year at BRNC

A helicopter leaving the College following an acquaint visit to brief officer cadets on the capability it provides. Photo: Royal Navy

One of the Royal Navy’s new Wildcat helicopters has provided an added dimension to the final test of training for ...

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Interview: UMS SKELDAR confident in maritime UAV future

David Willems, UMS SKELDAR Global Business Development Director, stands next to the SKELDAR V-200 VTOL

Navies and security agencies around the world are increasingly relying on unmanned aerial vehicles for their ...

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Maritime agencies hold counter-piracy talks in Bahrain

Photo: MARCOM

Bahrain was the stage for the 39th Shared Awareness and Deconfliction (SHADE) conference which was held November ...

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Australia kicks off final week of Ocean Raider

HMA Ships Adelaide, Melbourne, Newcastle, Parramatta, Gascoyne and Huon leave Sydney Harbour to take part in Ocean Raider. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Australian warships, submarines and aircraft are converging on Bass Strait for the final week of exercise Ocean ...

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USS Coronado tests Singapore waters after maintenance

USS Coronado arrives in Singapore in October. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) sailed from Changi Naval Base in Singapore November 30, ...

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Makin Island ARG enters 5th Fleet

Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) with embarked marines departed the 7th Fleet area ...

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Rolls-Royce adjusts marine business, cuts 800 jobs

MT30 gas turbine is used by many of the world's navies

Rolls-Royce has announced plans to accelerate the transformation of its Marine business citing continuing weakness ...

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Spanish F-100 frigate concludes air operations integration

Álvaro de Bazán. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish Navy’s F-100 frigate Álvaro de Bazán returned to her home port after integrating into the Defense and ...

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US, ROK Navy leaders meet for anti submarine warfare talks

Rear Adm. Brad Cooper, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Korea, and Republic of Korea Navy Rear Adm, Kim, Jong-Il, deputy commander of ROK Fleet, review briefs prior to beginning an Anti-Submarine Warfare Working Group in Busan. Photo: US Navy

U.S. and Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy leaders met in Busan to discuss ways in which both navies can improve ASW ...

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USS Porter departs Spain for operation Atlantic Resolve

Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter departed Rota, Spain on November 30 to ...

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