Australia awards Anzac-class frigate sustainment contract

HMAS Stuart, sixth Anzac-class frigate. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Australian Government has signed a long-term contract for the sustainment of ANZAC Class Frigates centered in ...

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First steel cut for Turkish LHD ship

Photo: Navantia

Turkey began construction of the nation’s first amphibious assault ship with a steel cutting ceremony on ...

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US Navy picks BAE for submarine propulsor delivery

Illustration: Virginia-class submarine USS Texas in Tokyo Bay. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a $72 million contract to produce and deliver propulsor systems for Block IV ...

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Royal Thai Navy picks Thales for minehunter modernization

HTMS Krabi, Photo: Thales

French defense contractor Thales announced that it was awarded two contracts for the supply of above-water and ...

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Lockheed Martin, DSME team up for multi-mission combat ship

Joe North, vice president of Littoral Ships and Systems for Lockheed Martin, and Deog-Soo Kim, vice president and head of the Naval & Special Ship Business Management Division at DSME, display the teaming agreement signed in Seoul, South Korea on April 25, 2016.

Lockheed Martin and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) have entered a teaming agreement to partner ...

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Bluedrop Training & Simulation inks AOPS contract

Bluedrop Training & Simulation inks AOPS contract

On April 28th Fleetway and Irving Shipbuilding announced a $15 million contract to Halifax-based company Bluedrop ...

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Most Read News, April 18 – 24, 2016

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Australia starts unrolling shipbuilding plans Austal, the West Australian shipbuilding company, is the first to ...

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SRDSC to Modernize Hetman Sahaydachni

SRDSC to Modernize Hetman Sahaydachni

SRDSC has awarded a contract by the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine for development of the technical design and ...

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RV Belgica undergoes electrical overhaul

RV Belgica

Dutch electrical systems provider Alewijnse Marine Systems was awarded a contract for the refit of key electrical ...

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Erapsco lands US Navy sonobuoy contract

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

The U.S. Navy has awarded Erapsco, a joint venture of Ultra Electronics Holdings and Sparton Corporation, a $101,1 ...

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US: Bringing shipbuilding funding to Reagan era levels

Illustration: Aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) performs a replenishment-at-sea with fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Lenthall. Photo: US Navy

The Seapower Subcommittee, an arm of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, wants the U.S. Navy’s ...

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Canadian Coast Guard to modernize 'Pierre Radisson'

CCGS Pierre Radisson. Photo: Canadian Coast Guard

Swiss-based ABB has received a contract to modernize the 38 year old Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Pierre ...

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DALO, Kongsberg renew maritime simulator cooperation

Photo: Kongsberg

The Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization (DALO) and Kongsberg have renewed their maritime ...

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Thales to provide unmanned patrol aircraft to Malaysia

Photo: Thales

Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency, also known as Malaysian Coast Guard has contracted French company Thales to ...

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Egyptian Navy's Gowind corvette construction moves to Egypt

Photo: DCNS

Egyptian Alexandria Shipyard has started construction of the first of three Gowind 2500 corvettes to be built in ...

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Australia starts unrolling shipbuilding plans

Austal's Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement Design, Photo: Austal

Austal, the West Australian shipbuilding company, is the first to benefit from the Australian shipbuilding program ...

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US Navy progresses Next Generation Jammer program

An E/A-18G Growler aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower. Photo: US Navy

In a move which marked a new step in the U.S. Navy’s Next Generation Jammer electronic warfare system, the ...

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PHOTO: Oman names new support vessels in Australia

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Two high speed support vessels (HSSV) constructed by Austal for the Royal Navy of Oman have been officially named ...

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BAE to provide Archerfish mine neutralizer to US Navy

Photo: BAE Systems

The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded BAE Systems a £15.5 (approx. $21.9) million contract for delivery of ...

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Danish frigates to receive air and missile defense upgrades

HDMS Peter Willemoes, an Iver Huitfeld-class frigate. Photo: MARCOM

Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization (DALO) has signed a contract with Danish company Terma ...

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Kelvin Hughes' navigation for new Qatar Coast Guard boats

The 48 meter version of the ARES' Hercules patrol boat to be delivered to Qatar Coast Guard. Photo: ARES

UK-based Kelvin Hughes is to supply its SharpEye S-band radar together with its new 12kW radar for 17 patrol boats ...

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R/V Neil Armstrong to get Sonardyne acoustic positioning

R/V Neil Armstrong

Houston-based subsea technology company Sonardyne is to provide the U.S. Navy’s new oceanographic research ...

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Japan picks BAE Systems for amphibious vehicles delivery

Photo: BAE Systems

The Japanese Ministry of Defense has awarded BAE Systems a contract to produce new Assault Amphibious Vehicles ...

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Norway opts for French, German submarine solutions

Norwegian Navy's Ula-class submarine. Photo: Norwegian Navy

Seeking to avoid risks and costs of developing its own submarines, the Norwegian Ministry of Defense has identified ...

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