Old US frigates to be reactivated for delivery to Taiwan

A 2014 photo of the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Gary (FFG 51) departing Naval Base San Diego for operations. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded VSE Corporation a contract worth up to $74 million to reactivate two ...

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US Navy carries out third LRASM Missile test

Illustration: A scaled artist concept

The U.S. Navy has recently carried out a successful controlled flight test of the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile ...

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Serco bags USS Harry S. Truman C4ISR contract

USS Harry S. Truman. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic (SSC Atlantic) has awarded Serco a new contract to provide Command, ...

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GD to carry out USS Oak Hill phased maintenance availability

USS Oak Hill. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics NASSCO a $42 million cost-plus-award-fee modification to a previously ...

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HHI to build New Zealand Navy's new tanker

HMNZS Endeavour. Photo: Royal New Zealand Navy

New Zealand has awarded a NZD$493 million contract to the South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries for the ...

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Canadian Coast Guard ship Samuel Risley undergoes refit

CCGS Samuel Risley. Photo: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Canadian Ministers of Public Services and Procurement and Fisheries announced June 15 that Newdock – St. John’s ...

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Mexican Navy launches new Tenochtitlan class patrol vessel

ARM Monte Albán (PC-338). Photo: Mexican Navy

The Mexican Navy has launched the eighth Tenochtitlan-class patrol vessel ARM Monte Albán (PC-338) during a ...

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GD, Rheinmetall agree 30-year decoy ammo supply to RCN

HMCS Charlottetown is one of the Canadian Navy frigates outfitted with the MASS system. Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

The Canadian government has signed a licence agreement with General Dynamics and Rheinmetall for the production of ...

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Canada seeks contractors to dismantle HMCS Iroquois

HMCS Iroquois. Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

The Canadian government has issued a call for bids to dispose of the Royal Canadian Navy Iroquois-class destroyer, ...

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Australia awards Anzac frigate maintenance contracts

Photo: BAE Systems

A new sustainment agreement between the Australian Government and defence industry to support the Royal Australian ...

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US Coast Guard receives 200th small response boat

Photo: US Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard has recently received its 200th response boat-small II at Station Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. ...

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ECA Group sells first Towsca & Seascan under MCM contract

Inspector Mk2, Photo: ECA Group

French defense and security contractor ECA Group was recently awarded a new export contract for the delivery ...

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Navantia to provide platform design services to Australia

Photo: Navantia

Spanish shipbuilder Navantia signed a new contract with the Australian Capabilty and Sustainement Group (CASG) to ...

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Britain orders nine maritime patrol aircraft from Boeing

Photo: Boeing

The British Ministry of Defence has confirmed that it signed a deal to purchase nine P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol ...

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US green-lights sale of Evolved Seasparrow Missiles to Chile

Photo: Raytheon

The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has informed that the State Department approved a possible ...

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EB gets funds for OR submarine towed array sonar design

Illustration: A Virginia-class submarine is rolled out after final assembly. Photo: General Dynamics Electric Boat

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics’ Electric Boat Corp. a $24.6 million for preliminary design for ...

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Thailand prepares $1 billion for three Chinese submarines

Illustration: A chinese Navy Type 039A submarine (NATO reporting name: Yuan-class) Photo: US Navy Office of Legislative Affairs

Thailand’s Ministry of Defense has confirmed that Thailand is set to buy three submarines from China for a ...

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Microtech bags $750 million US Navy C2 contract

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MicroTech, a service-disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB) information technology solutions provider, ...

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Indian Navy to upgrade two Type 209/1500 submarines

Photo: Indian Navy

German submarine specialist Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) has landed a contract to modernize two Indian Navy ...

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Northrop gets $103M for Navy counter IED systems production

Illustration. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Northrop Grumman Systems a $103,423,433 contract modification for ...

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Austal receives LCS 6 shock trial support contract

Littoral combat ship USS Jackson (LCS 6) during the first of three scheduled full-ship shock trials. Photo: US Navy

Australian-based shipbuilder Austal announced it has been awarded a US$11.2 million contract modification from the ...

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General Dynamics bags another US Navy contract

General Dynamics bags another US Navy contract

Shortly after General Dynamics’ NASSCO division received a contract to build the first six U.S. Navy oilers, ...

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Indian Navy orders four additional Boeing P-8I aircraft

Photo: Indian Navy

The Indian Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS), has approved the purchase of four additional Boeing P-8I Neptune ...

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LCS design modifications drag Austal's earnings down

LCS design modifications drag Austal's earnings down

Austal is expecting to book losses of around US$115 million as it underestimated the level of modifications the ...

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Swedish Navy to modernize two minehunters

HMS Kullen, a Swedish Navy Koster-class minehunter. Photo: Swedish Armed Forces

Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) has contracted Saab to modify and upgrade two Swedish Navy ...

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