US Navy destroyers test drone-fighting capabilities

A U.S. Air Force Academy student operates an unmanned aerial system aboard a rigid hull inflatable boat during exercise Black Dart. Photo: US Navy

Sailors aboard U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) and USS ...

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US naval research office to join UK's Unmanned Warrior

U.S. Navy sailors launch a MK 18 MOD 2 unmanned underwater vehicle from a rigid-hull inflatable boat. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) will head a U.S. Navy contingent demonstrating 10 technology projects ...

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US Navy receives first upgraded mine hunting sonars

Northrop Grumman has delivered the first of three lots of mine hunting sonar upgrade kits to the U.S. Navy’s Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City Division. Photo: Northrop Grumman

The U.S. Navy has received the first of three lots of Northrop Grumman’s mine hunting sonar upgrade kits ...

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US Navy contracts Saab for AN/SPN-50 (V)1 air traffic radar

Illustration: US Navy sailor conducts preservation maintenance on an SPN-43 radar while aloft on the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded Saab Defense and Security USA a $38 million contract to provide the AN/SPN-50 (V)1 ...

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Russian Navy to launch first Project 23370M modular cutter

Photo: Russian Ministry of Defense

The Russian Ministry of Defense announced it would launch the first Project 23370M modular cutter in Murmansk, ...

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Raytheon gets $254M for JPALS production and testing

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Strike Aircraft Test Squadron (VX) 23 takes off from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN71) in November, 2013 conducting tests of the Joint Precision Approach Landing System (JPALS). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command has awarded Raytheon a $254.5 million contract for the design, manufacture and ...

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USS Zumwalt suffers engineering casualty

USS Zumwalt departs Bath Iron Works to start the 3-month journey to its new homeport in San Diego. Photo: US Navy

Sailors aboard USS Zumwalt, the U.S. Navy’s next-generation stealth destroyer, found a fault in the ...

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Canadian government boosts OSI Maritime's ECPINS program

Illustration: Royal Canadian Navy submarine HMCS Victoria. Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

The Canadian government will help OSI Maritime Systems speed up the development of its electronic chart precise ...

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F/A-18 E/F jet launches JSOW C-1 to sink old US frigate


The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command has recently shared a video of an F/A-18 E/F strike aircraft firing the newest ...

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NZ tanker to feature Rolls Royce's wave-piercing hull form

A 3D Image of the Logistics Support Vessel HHI is to build for NZDF. Photo: HHI

New Zealand Navy’s new 23,000t Polar-class logistics support vessel, which will replace the 30-year-old ...

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USS Fort Worth visits Marshall Islands en route to San Diego

USS Fort Worth transiting teh Indian Ocean in October 2015. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) departed Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall ...

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India launches Visakhapatnam-class destroyer Mormugao

INS Mormugao ahead of launch. Photo: Twitter

Indian shipbuilding company MDL has launched the nation’s second indigenously built Visakhapatnam-class ...

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US Navy Growler flies on 100-percent biofuel

Lt. Cmdr. Bradley Fairfax, project officer and test pilot with Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 23, takes flight in an EA-18G Growler on 100-percent alternative biofuel during the first test flight at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Maryland. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s EA-18G “Green Growler” completed flight testing of a 100-percent advanced biofuel at ...

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Australian Navy minehunters head for Render Safe 2016

Huon class minehunters

Two Royal Australian Navy minehunters, HMAS Huon and HMAS Diamantina, spent the past four weeks training together ...

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USS Theodore Roosevelt carrier gets PIA halfway through

USS Theodore Roosevelt PIA in San Diego

U.S. Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) reached the halfway point of its ...

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RCN contracts MDA for naval operations management software

Illustration. Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) has awarded MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) a CA$9 million contract to ...

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Newest US Navy destroyer visits Norfolk

The guided-missile destroyer Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Zumwalt (DDG 1000) departs from Naval Station Newport, September 12. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s newest destroyer, future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) pulled into Naval Station Norfolk September ...

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GD NASSCO to perform USS Gonzalez dry-docking overhaul

USS Gonzalez (DDG 66) arriving at Naval Station Norfolk in July 13, 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics’ division NASSCO-Norfolk a $21 million ...

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OPT gets contract to design US Navy sensor buoys

Illustration: OPT's PB3 buoy. Photo: Ocean Power Technologies

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) has awarded Ocean Power Technologies a contract to design a new mass-spring ...

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Australian Navy hones submarine escape and rescue skills

The submarine rescue vessel LR5 is launched off the work deck of MV Stoker into the basin at Fleet Base-West for a systems test run during Ex Black Carillon 2016. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

The Royal Australian Navy recently completed Black Carillon 16, a three week submarine escape and rescue exercise ...

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First real test for Australian MH-60R helicopter

HMAS Perth's MH-60R leaves the flight deck while the ship is in Victoria, Seychelles, to assist the Seychelles' Coast Guard in a search and rescue mission after a civilian boat capsized during the night. Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Perth and its embarked MH-60R helicopter took part in a search and rescue off ...

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US Navy, Marines test integration of F-35s and Aegis

Photo: Lockheed Martin

The U.S. Marine’s F-35 Lightning II and the Navy’s Aegis air and missile defense weapon system worked ...

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Video: Walk through a German Navy Type 212 A submarine


A German Navy sailor has captured her walk through the German Navy U34 submarine on video which was then shared on ...

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Australian Navy formally receives final MH-60R helicopter

Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Royal Australian Navy chief Vice Admiral Tim Barrett accepted the last of Navy’s 24 MH-60R maritime combat ...

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New anti-air missiles on Type 23 frigates put on display

Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigates were given a major anti-air capability upgrade with the Sea Ceptor missile ...

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