Canada completes $4.3 billion frigate life extension project

The crew of HMCS Toronto officially takes back the ship from Irving Shipbuilding. Photo: Irving Shipbuilding

Royal Canadian Navy’s Halifax-class frigate HMCS Toronto was the last ship in the class to finish her ...

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Indonesia receives first Panther ASW helicopters

Photo: Airbus Helicopters

Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first three of eleven AS565 MBe Panther helicopters to Indonesia. The ...

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Denel's SAM to be tested on Algerian Meko frigate next year

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Denel’s Umkhonto surface-to-air missile that was installed on the Algerian Navy’s second Meko frigate is set ...

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Airbus, AGI to develop ship-based landing aid systems

Illustration. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Airbus Defence and Space has signed a a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK’s Aeronautical & ...

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Chilean Navy Orions to feature Rockwell Collins avionics

Illustration. Photo: Rockwell Collins

IMP Aerospace was recently awarded a contract for the service life extension, depot maintenance and avionics ...

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US Navy's small-ship UAS Tern a step closer to first flight

Technicians at Northrop Grumman subsidiary Scaled Composites perform key steps in assembly of first Tern air vehicle. Photo: Scaled Composites

The U.S. Navy’s unmanned aircraft Tern, under development by DARPA and the Office of Naval Research, has made ...

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Indra, UPM to develop sensors for Spanish F110 frigate

The F110 frigates are set to replace the Spanish Navy's Santa Maria-class frigates. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish company Indra has partnered with the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM) to jointly develop and ...

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NG delivers first shipset for Block IV Virginia-class subs

A CGI of the LWAA shipset on the VCS. Photo: Northrop Grumman

U.S. defense company Northrop Grumman has delivered the first shipset of lightweight wide aperture array (LWWAA) ...

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Chilean Navy frigates undergo obsolescence refit

Chilean Navy frigate. Photo: SEA

Chilean Navy frigates Almirante Cochrane, Almirante Condell and Almirante Lynch are set to undergo an obsolescence ...

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Mexican Navy commissions patrol, logistic support vessel

Logistic support ship ARM Isla Maria Madre. Photo: SEMAR

The Mexican Navy commissioned the offshore patrol vessel ARM Chiapas and logistic support support ship ARM Isla ...

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Norway to acquire five P-8A Poseidon aircraft

A U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft. Photo: US Navy

The Norwegian ministry of defense announced that it plans to replace its ageing fleet of nine maritime ...

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Lithuania receives patrol ship bought from Denmark

P15. Photo: Lithuanian Armed Forces

Lithuanian Armed Forces have officially received the P15 patrol ship, a former Danish Navy Flyvefisken-class ...

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Royal Canadian Navy ships to test new ASW sonars

Photo: GeoSpectrum Technologies

The Defence Research and Development Canada is set to test the TRAPS (Towed Reelable Active Passive Sonar), a ...

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Personal data of over 130,000 sailors breached, US Navy says

Illustration. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has informed that over hundred thousand of its current and former sailors had their sensitive ...

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Russian Navy commissions sixth Project 636.3 submarine

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The Russian Navy has commissioned Kolpino, the country’s sixth and final Project 636.3 Varshavyanka-class ...

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DCNS gets through-life support contract for French boomers

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The French Navy has awarded DCNS a through-life support contract for the four Triomphant-class ballistic nuclear ...

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GRSE launches seventh LCU for Indian Navy

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Indian shipbuilder Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers launched the Indian Navy’s seventh MK IV landing ...

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FREMM Bergamini first Italian frigate to launch Aster 30

FREMM Carlo Bergamini. Photo: Italian Navy

The lead ship of the Italian Navy’s FREMM frigates recently accomplished a first for the Italian Navy by ...

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Australian Navy submarines to get sonar upgrades

Photo: Australian Department of Defence

Australian Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne announced that Thales Australia has been awarded a $100 ...

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Thales to overhaul Goalkeeper on S. Korean KDX-I destroyers

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Thales has joined forces with the South Korean defense contractor LiG Nex1 to overhaul Goalkeeper close-in weapon ...

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US Navy contracts BAE Systems for combat system integration

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The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract worth up to $86 million to provide management, ...

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F-35Bs complete weapons load tests aboard USS America

A weapons loaded F-35B prepares for takeoff from USS America. Photo: US Navy

The F-35B Lightning II stealth fighter jets that are currently carrying out the third developmental test phase ...

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India commissions final Kolkata-class destroyer INS Chennai

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INS Chennai, the last of three Kolkata-class guided missile destroyers, joined the Indian Navy in a ceremony held ...

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Indian Navy inducts four DRDO-developed sonar systems

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The Indian Navy has formally received four sonars developed by the Indian government’s Defence Research and ...

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Jamaica orders two new offshore patrol vessels

Photo: Damen

The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) has awarded Dutch shipbuilder Damen a contract for two new Stan Patrol 4207 ...

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