Qatar’s Coast Guard receives first batch of patrol boats

Photo: Rolls-Royce

Qatar’s Coast Guard Command has taken delivery of the first in a series of 17 Ares-built composite hull boats. ...

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France, UK begin manufacturing phase of joint MCM programmme

French company ECA Group will supply six autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV) derived from the A27-M AUV during this stage. Photo: ECA Group

The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) and French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) are continuing their collaboration ...

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OSI to deliver bridge systems for new Australian oilers

Illustration, Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Spanish shipbuilder Navantia has contracted Canadian OSI Maritime Systems to supply two integrated bridge systems ...

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German Navy frigates to feature iXblue navigation systems

Photo: German Navy

French technology company iXblue has received a contract to supply inertial navigation systems for ...

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US Navy speeds up production of APKWSTM laser-guided rockets

APKWS. Photo: BAE Systems

The U.S. Navy has contracted BAE Systems to manufacture Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWSTM) ...

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LCS post shakedown contract boosts Austal's support business

Photo: Austal

The U.S. Navy has awarded Austal USA a contract to provide engineering and management services support of the Post ...

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John Lewis-class oilers to be powered by Rolls-Royce engines

Rendering of TAO-205 Fleet Oiler. Photo: NASSCO

Rolls-Royce announced that it has signed a contract to supply diesel generators, propellers and shaft lines for the ...

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Saab takes over Nordic Defence Industries

Photo: Saab

Saab has announced that it acquired another Danish naval company which designs and manufactures mine disposal ...

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Indonesian Sea and Coast Guard orders Terma's Scanter radar

Photo: Terma

Danish defense contractor Terma announced on Tuesday that the Indonesian Sea and Coast Guard Kesatuan Penjaga Laut ...

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Euronaval 2016: Thales unveils improved AESA radar

Photo: Thales

French defense technology company Thales has unveiled its upgraded NS200 dual-axis multi-beam radar at the ...

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US Navy contracts BAE for air traffic systems support

An MH-60S Knighthawk takes off from the flight deck aboard amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract potentially worth $52 million to provide essential ...

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ERAPSCO lands $200M US Navy contract for sonobuoy delivery

Sonobuoys being loaded onto an MH-60 R Sea Hawk helicopter. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded ERAPSCO a  $203.7 million contract modification to build up to 141,500 sonobuoys for Navy ...

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Leonardo to provide radars for US Navy's MQ-8C Fire Scout

An MQ-8C Fire Scout prepares to land on the guided-missile destroyer, USS Jason Dunham. Photo: Northrop Grumman

Leonardo-Finmeccanica announced Monday that its Osprey active electronically scanned array AESA radar has been ...

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German Navy to get another five K130 corvettes

K130 corvette FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein. Photo: German Navy

The German Navy will receive five new K130 Braunchweig-class corvettes thereby bringing the number of units in the ...

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Australia, Boeing sign four-year P-8A maintenance contract

Australian first P-8A Poseidon during its maiden flight. Photo: Boeing

The Australian Department of Defence and Boeing Defence Australia have signed a contract for the next four years of ...

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GD contracts Babcock for Successor missile tube work

Impression of how the UK’s new nuclear submarines may look. Photo: British MoD

UK’s Babcock International Group announced Thursday that it has been awarded a contract from General Dynamics ...

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US Coast Guards awards $125M for SAR system support

Photo: US Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded General Dynamics Mission Systems a $125.6 million follow-on contract to provide ...

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Bravo Industries acquires Brazilian defense company

Illustration. Brazilian navy frigate BRP Greenhalgh (F-46). Photo: US Navy

U.S.-based defense and logistics group Bravo Industries announced it has completed negotiations for the acquisition ...

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Report: Germany delays MKS 180 contract award

A possible design of the German Navy's Multi-role Combat Ship. Photo: Bundeswehr

A 4 billion euro (approx. $4.5B) contract for the construction of the German Navy’s new MKS 180 ...

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Royal Navy awards 10 year combat system integration contract

BAE Systems' Maritime Integration Support Centre at Portsdown Technology Park in Portsmouth. Photo: BAE Systems

BAE Systems announced Monday that it has signed a ten-and-a-half-year contract extension to provide combat systems ...

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Australian Navy patrol boats undergo mid-life refit

HMAS Glenelg prior to launch from the Austal shipyard in Henderson, Western Australia, 2007. Photo: Austal

Australian shipbuilder Austal has announced that it was contracted to deliver a mid-life remediation program to the ...

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Ultra Electronics nets $34M for US Navy infrastructure

Illustration. Photo: US Navy

Ultra Electronics announced Monday that it was awarded a $34.6 million contract to continue providing cyber-secure ...

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Newest US aircraft carrier to miss another delivery deadline

USS Gerald R. Ford. Photo: Huntington Ingalls Industries

The most expensive ship the U.S. Navy has ever built is once again bound to miss a delivery deadline. USS Gerald R. ...

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U.S. Navy starts full rate production of SEWIP Block 2

U.S. aircraft carriers, cruisers, destroyers and other warships use the SEWIP. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin an initial $148.9 million contract for full rate production of the ...

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