Davie Shipbuilding cuts first steel for Canadian Resolve AOR

Resolve class AOR

Canadian shipyard Davie Shipbuilding cut first steel for the Royal Canadian Navy Resolve-class auxiliary oiler ...

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MV-22B Osprey makes first landing on amphibious command ship

An MV-22B Osprey of Marine Medium Tiltroter Squadron (VMM) 263 takes off from the flight deck of USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20). Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s amphibious command ship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) made history May 23 as she became the first ...

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'BAP Carasco' to receive Kongsberg's subsea technology

BAP Carrasco, Photo: Kongsberg

Norwegian technology corporation Kongsberg Maritime has been chosen to deliver an integrated subsea technology ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth welcomes its first Commanding Officer

Captain Jerry Kyd with HMS Queen Elizabeth in the background. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s flagship aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has welcomed its first Commanding Officer, Captain ...

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Royal Canadian Navy ships join New York Fleet Week

Sailors onboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) pose for a "Fleet Week New York" (FWNY) photograph in preparation for Fleet Week New York. Photo: US Navy

The Royal Canadian Navy will be participating in the New York City’s annual Fleet Week from May 25 to 31, ...

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SAIC lands US NAVSUP simulation services contract

Illustration, Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command awarded Science Applications International Corp. a contract to provide ...

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France receives fourth Falcon 50 Surmar

French Navy Falcon 50M in flight during a maritime surveillance mission. Photo: © C. Cosmao/Dassault Aviation

The French Navy has taken delivery of the last of its four Dassault Aviation-built Falcon 50 Surmar maritime ...

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Russian Navy to commission Admiral Essen frigate

Russian Navy to commission Project 11356 frigate Admiral Essen

The Russian Navy will commission the second Admiral Grigorovich-class frigate Admiral Essen on May 27, Yantar ...

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HII gets $152M for third Ford-class carrier USS Enterprise

Lead ship of the class Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) floats in the James River after being launched from dry dock at Newport News Shipbuilding. Photo by Chris Oxley/HII

American shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries was awarded a $152 million contract on May 23 for advance ...

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New Queen-Elizabeth carrier support centre nears completion

Part of the dockyard at HMNB Portsmouth undergoing preperations for the arrival of the new Aircraft Carriers. Photo: Royal Navy

A new centre containing facilities to support the British Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers is nearing ...

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Raytheon begins deliveries of electromagnetic railgun parts

Raytheon-built this pulse power container. Photo: Raytheon

American defense contractor Raytheon has begun deliveries of pulse power containers in support of the U.S. ...

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Open Spirit 2016: Mines found off Klaipeda

A naval mine is found on the sea floor. Photo: German Navy

Participants of the international naval exercise Open Spirit 2016 found several mines just 3 kilometers off the ...

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HMS Ramsey concludes NATO stint

HMS Ramsey, Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s mine hunter HMS Ramsey has returned to home waters and its Faslane base after a deployment as ...

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US Navy calls on industry for LDUUV system

The office of Naval Research Large Displacement Unmanned Underwater Vehicle - Innovative Naval Prototype. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport is seeking information to assist the Navy as it performs ...

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USS America passes flight deck recertification

Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Marine-aviation optimized amphibious assault ship USS America departed its homeport of San Diego ...

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Spanish Navy frigate Méndez Núñez to join SNMG 1

The Méndez Núñez will be the command ship of the group. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish Navy’s F-100 frigate Méndez Núñez is scheduled to integrate into the Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 ...

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EOD exercise Tricrab 2016 concludes in Guam

United States and Australian EOD technicians prepare to deal with a simulated roadside improvised explosive device. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Explosives Ordnance Disposal personnel from Australia, US, Singapore and New Zealand have completed training at ...

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FGS Bayern works with Tanzanian Navy

Tanzanian Navy personnel onboard FGS Bayern. Photo: EUNAVFOR

Members of the Tanzanian Navy were welcomed on board FGS Bayern for a day of maritime training with Operation ...

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Indian Navy commissions fast attack craft INS Tarmugli

May 23, 2016: INS Tarmugli joined Indian Navy at Vizag after commisioning by Vice Adm HCS Bisht FOC-in-C Eastern Naval Command. Photo: SpokespersonMoD/Twitter

The Indian Navy has officially commissioned the recently delivered fast attack craft INS Tarmugli at a formal ...

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HMS Duncan enters London for Battle of Jutland commemoration

HMS Duncan arrives in London. Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Duncan has sailed up the Thames into London for the first of three visits in ...

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US Coast Guard commissions 17th fast response cutter

The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley salutes as the ship is brought to life during its commissioning at Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico May 20, 2016. Photo: US Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard commissioned its 17th fast response cutter, Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley, in San Juan, ...

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Saab to develop new lightweight torpedo system for Sweden

Torpedo 47 Swedish Navy

The Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) has contracted Saab to develop and produce a new lightweight ...

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US, Royal Thai Navy train in Andaman Sea

USS Stethem

Ships from the U.S. and the Royal Thai Navy kicked off the Exercise Guardian Sea in the Andaman Sea on May 23. The ...

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Photo: USS Portland christened

Ship Sponsor Bonnie Amos christens the amphibious transport dock Portland (LPD 27). Photo: Huntington Ingalls Industries

The U.S. Navy christened the amphibious transport dock Portland (LPD 27) on May 20 in front of approximately 1,000 ...

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Northrop to deliver navigation systems to Saudi Arabia

Illustration, Photo: Northrop Grumman

American aerospace and defense technology Northrop Grumman has received an $8.3 million foreign military sales ...

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Royal Australian Navy's ScanEagle UAV completes first flight

ScanEagle drone

The Royal Australian Navy’s division for unmanned aircraft systems recently achieved a milestone as their ...

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USS Missouri's 16-inch gun finds home at Fort Miles

Mighty Mo's big gun fitted into permanent resting place at Fort Miles in Cape Henlopen State Park. Photo: State of Delaware

After wartime service in the Pacific aboard the storied “Mighty Mo” – the battleship USS Missouri – one of the ...

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