US Navy contracts Lockheed for MK 48 Mod 7 torpedo upgrades

MK 48 Mod 7 CBASS torpedo

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Lockheed Martin Sippican a $72,8 million contract for the ...

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Australian first P-8A Poseidon takes to the skies

Australian first P-8A Poseidon takes to the skies

Australia’s first P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft recently completed its maiden flight. The aircraft flew a ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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GD to provide US Navy vessels with digital modular radios

Illustration. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Mission Systems a contract modification to build and deliver more than ...

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US Navy trains with new Mark VI patrol boats

Coastal Riverine Squadron Four (CRS-4) conducted well deck operations with the Mark VI patrol boat for the first ...

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US, Canada contract Saab for Great Lakes pilotage management

U.S., Canada contract Saab for Great Lakes maritime traffic management

Defence and security company Saab has been awarded two separate contracts to upgrade the Great Lakes Pilot ...

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Australian Navy acquires echo sounder systems

CEESCOPE™ 200 kHz single beam echo sounder survey systems. Photo: CEE HydroSystems

Royal Australian Navy’s Cairns-based hydrographic group has recently received several  CEESCOPE™ 200 kHz ...

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France begins naval tests of Dassault nEUROn

France begins naval tests of Dassault nEUROn

DGA, the French General Directorate for Armament, announced that it has started a new testing campaign for its ...

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Royal Navy upgrades vessels with Lockheed's compass systems

Royal Navy Lockheed Marins

The Royal Navy is to upgrade more than thirty ships and submarines with Lockheed Martin’s compass systems ...

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BMT to deliver 3D simulators for Queen Elizabeth carriers

Photo: Royal Navy

BAE Systems, the company in charge of the training programme for the Royal Navy’s new class of aircraft ...

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Indra, Lockheed test S-band radar for Spanish future frigate

Indra, Lockheed, S band, F-110 frigate

Lockheed Martin, together with the Spanish technology company Indra, recently demonstrated the first phase of ...

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US Navy test fires Raytheon's SeaRAM missile

SeaRAM

The U.S. Navy has tested Raytheon’s SeaRAM anti-ship missile defense system by performing test shots that ...

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Universities work on making subs 'acoustically invisible'

Illustration: A U.S. Navy Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Helena. Photo: US Navy

Silent motorways and submarines that are undetectable to sonar. These are dreams that the Technical University of ...

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US Navy plans to launch drones from submarines

US Navy plans to launch drones from submarines Blackwing

The U.S. Navy is looking to deploy a small, tube-launched unmanned aircraft system that deploys from under the ...

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DARPA contracts BAE for POSYDON work

DARPA contracts BAE for subsea navigation project work

The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has picked BAE Systems to help develop an undersea ...

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Saab unveils underwater Anti-IED ROV

underwater IED (improvised explosive devices)

Saab has presented its remotely operated vehicle (ROV), Sea Wasp, at the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition in ...

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