Hellenic Navy commissions final two Type 214 submarines

HS Matrozos during the ceremony, Photo: Hellenic Navy

The Hellenic Navy has officially commissioned HS Matrozos (S-122) and HS Katsonis (S-123), the last two of ...

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VIDEO: German Navy's U 35 submarine

VIDEO German Navy's air-independent U 35 submarine

Although the German Navy’s Type 212A submarine U 35 belongs to the same class as its predecessors, the German ...

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Human factors scientists design Australian Future Frigate op

Susan Cockshell reviews a model used to stimulate discussions about operations room designs. Photo: DST Group

The SEA 5000 Phase 1 (Future Frigate Design and Construction) project brought on board two human factor scientists ...

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Malta to receive new offshore patrol vessel

The P 61 offshore patrol vessel will be upgraded for 'improved reaction capability'. Photo: Armed Forces of Malta

A funding from the European Union will allow Malta to acquire a new €34 million offshore patrol vessel. ...

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US Navy completes preparations to launch MUOS 5

The launch of MUOS 4  in Cape Canaveral, Florida on September 2, 2015. Photo: United Launch Alliance

The U.S. Navy is set to launch its fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite on June 24, during a window ...

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Final block of HMS Prince of Wales lowered into place

Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s second Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales, currently under construction ...

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USNS Lewis B. Puller in airborne MCM drills

US Navy's expeditionary mobile base USNS Lewis B. Puller hones airborne mine countermeasure skills

The U.S. Navy’s first expeditionary mobile base, USNS Lewis B. Puller (T-ESB 3) departed Naval Station ...

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Saab hosts navies for Sea Giraffe live demo

Photo: Saab

Swedish defense technology company Saab recently hosted international experts from navies and industry in Sweden ...

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MDA to deliver Arctic surveillance system to Canada

RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM) Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellites. Photo: MDA

Canadian Department of Defense has awarded MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA), a global communications ...

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Norway restructures ship crews, numbers

Fridtjof Nansen-class frigate. Photo: Norwegian DoD

Norway plans to increase the number of crews for the nation’s Fridtjof Nansen-class frigates from three to ...

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DCNS, ONERA team up for R&D

Photo: DCNS

Heads of French companies DCNS and ONERA signed a framework agreement for joint R&D projects in the naval and ...

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CAE to develop naval training center for UAE Navy

Illustration: A United Arab Emirates navy fast attack craft Mubarraz (P141) participates in IMCMEX 13. Photo: US navy

The General Headquarters (GHQ) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces has selected Canadian simulation and ...

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First MH-60R lands aboard Danish frigate Iver Huitfeldt

Photo: Lockheed Martin

Danish Department of Defence celebrated the delivery of its first three MH-60R Seahawk helicopters by having one of ...

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Canadian AUV Dorado on sea trials for new role

Canadian Navy’s Dorado Semi-Submersible ready to deploy from ISE’s MV Researcher, Belcarra, BC. Photo: ISE

The Royal Canadian Navy’s interim remote mine-sweeper Dorado is currently performing sea trials in Belcarra, ...

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V-22 Osprey starts US aircraft carrier tests

An MV-22 Osprey from Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 166 approaches for a touch-and-go landing on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Photo: US Navy

As the over 50 years old C-2 Greyhound prepares for retirement, U.S. Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS ...

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GAO: Frigate LCS will not provide desired improvement

Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth. Photo: US Navy

Plans for improving survivability of the U.S. Navy’s small surface combatants, the LCS ships, will not help ...

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Sri Lankan offshore patrol vessel launched in India

Sri Lankan offshore patrol vessel launched in India

Indian Goa Shipyards Ltd launched an ‘Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel’ for the Sri Lanka Navy on June ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford turns ship ahead of sea trials

Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), during the beginning of the second day of Fast Cruise. Ford is conducting a three-day Fast Cruise to familiarize the crew with the ship's systems for an extended period of time. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s next generation aircraft carrier and the most expensive ship it ever built, the Gerald R. Ford ...

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Philippine Navy's first research vessel arrives to Manila

BRP Gregorio Velasquez. Photo: Twitter/ U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines

Former U.S. Navy research vessel R/V Melville, now BRP Gregorio Velasquez, arrived to Manila, Philippines today, ...

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USNS Maury embarks on maiden voyage

Ed Gent, Naval Oceanographic Office engineer, greets Rear Adm. Timothy Gallaudet, commander of the Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command and Oceanographer and Navigator of the Navy, as Gallaudet boards USNS Maury (T-AGS 66). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s newest oceanographic survey vessel, USNS Maury (T-AGS 66), recently completed its maiden ...

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US Navy receives patent for seawater to fuel conversion

Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) has been granted the first U.S. patent for a method to simultaneously ...

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German Navy to receive new 'Sea Lion' helicopters by 2019

A CGI of the German NH 90 Sea Lion. Photo: 2016 AHD/NHIndustries

The German Navy is set to start receiving first NH90 NTH ‘Sea Lion’ helicopters in the second half of ...

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US Navy, Northrop complete AEODRS critical design review

Photo: Northrop Grumman

The U.S. Navy and Northrop Grumman have successfully completed the Critical Design Review (CDR) for increment one ...

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Damen introduces new range of Multi-Role Auxiliary Vessels

MRAV Damen

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has introduced a new range of Multi-Role Auxiliary Vessels (MRAV) during the Oceanographic ...

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Royal Navy Type 45 destroyer problems caused by warm waters

Type 45 destroyer HMS Daring: Photo: Royal Navy

The engines on Royal Navy’s mighty Type 45 destroyers break down when they sail in waters warmer than those ...

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