Collins-class submarine review shows increased effectiveness

A 1997-photo of HMAS Collins arriving in Freemantle Harbour. Photo: Australian Department of Defence

Improved strategies in the sustainment of Royal Australian Navy Collins-class submarines have allowed the ...

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Unmanned Warrior 2016 concludes

Scott Wiltermood, INSITU demonstration team manager, carries an MQ-27A Scan Eagle unmanned aerial vehicle after landing at Benbecula Rangehead. Photo: US Navy

The Royal Navy-hosted review of unmanned technologies which took place on the West Coast of Scotland concluded on ...

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Qatar’s Coast Guard receives first batch of patrol boats

Photo: Rolls-Royce

Qatar’s Coast Guard Command has taken delivery of the first in a series of 17 Ares-built composite hull boats. ...

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France, UK begin manufacturing phase of joint MCM programmme

French company ECA Group will supply six autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV) derived from the A27-M AUV during this stage. Photo: ECA Group

The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) and French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) are continuing their collaboration ...

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OSI to deliver bridge systems for new Australian oilers

Illustration, Photo: Royal Australian Navy

Spanish shipbuilder Navantia has contracted Canadian OSI Maritime Systems to supply two integrated bridge systems ...

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Future destroyer 'Rafael Peralta' completes Alpha trials

The future USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115) sets sail for the first time to conduct initial at-sea builder's trials off the coast of Maine. Photo: General Dynamics, Bath Iron Works

The U.S. Navy said its future guided-missile destroyer USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115) successfully completed Alpha ...

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Airbus, DCNS team up to develop the French Navy aerial drone

Photo: Airbus Helicopters

Airbus Helicopters and DCNS have signed an agreement to collaborate on designing the future tactical component of ...

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German Navy frigates to feature iXblue navigation systems

Photo: German Navy

French technology company iXblue has received a contract to supply inertial navigation systems for ...

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US Navy speeds up production of APKWSTM laser-guided rockets

APKWS. Photo: BAE Systems

The U.S. Navy has contracted BAE Systems to manufacture Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWSTM) ...

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DCNS unveils design of French Navy's new medium size frigate

Photo: DCNS

In collaboration with the French defence procurement agency (DGA), DCNS has unveiled the French Navy’s ...

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LCS post shakedown contract boosts Austal's support business

Photo: Austal

The U.S. Navy has awarded Austal USA a contract to provide engineering and management services support of the Post ...

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Australian naval officers complete Aegis course in US

Members of the Royal Australian Navy, Navy civilians and Lockheed Martin employees celebrated the conclusion of their Aegis Combat System training. Photo: Lockheed Martin

Australian naval officers recently graduated from a two month Aegis combat systems course at the Combat Systems ...

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John Lewis-class oilers to be powered by Rolls-Royce engines

Rendering of TAO-205 Fleet Oiler. Photo: NASSCO

Rolls-Royce announced that it has signed a contract to supply diesel generators, propellers and shaft lines for the ...

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Saab takes over Nordic Defence Industries

Photo: Saab

Saab has announced that it acquired another Danish naval company which designs and manufactures mine disposal ...

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Indonesian Sea and Coast Guard orders Terma's Scanter radar

Photo: Terma

Danish defense contractor Terma announced on Tuesday that the Indonesian Sea and Coast Guard Kesatuan Penjaga Laut ...

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Euronaval 2016: DCNS presents new SMX®3.0 submarine concept

Photo: DCNS

French shipbuilder DCNS has unveiled its new submarine concept ship SMX®3.0 at Euronaval which is being held in ...

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Leonardo introduces ATAS towed array sonar for Italian PPAs

Photo: Leonardo

Leonardo has presented its new ATAS sensor (Active Towed Array Sonar) that was developed in line with the Italian ...

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Euronaval 2016: Thales unveils improved AESA radar

Photo: Thales

French defense technology company Thales has unveiled its upgraded NS200 dual-axis multi-beam radar at the ...

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US Navy contracts BAE for air traffic systems support

An MH-60S Knighthawk takes off from the flight deck aboard amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract potentially worth $52 million to provide essential ...

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Leonardo to provide radars for US Navy's MQ-8C Fire Scout

An MQ-8C Fire Scout prepares to land on the guided-missile destroyer, USS Jason Dunham. Photo: Northrop Grumman

Leonardo-Finmeccanica announced Monday that its Osprey active electronically scanned array AESA radar has been ...

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German Navy to get another five K130 corvettes

K130 corvette FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein. Photo: German Navy

The German Navy will receive five new K130 Braunchweig-class corvettes thereby bringing the number of units in the ...

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China to export eight submarines to Pakistan

Illustration: Pakistan Navy's Agosta-class submarine

China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, one of two biggest shipbuilding conglomerates in China, confirmed that a ...

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Australia, Boeing sign four-year P-8A maintenance contract

Australian first P-8A Poseidon during its maiden flight. Photo: Boeing

The Australian Department of Defence and Boeing Defence Australia have signed a contract for the next four years of ...

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USS Zumwalt officially joins the US Navy fleet

Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyer USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) pierside at Canton Port Services on Oct. 13, 2016. Photo: US Navy

USS Zumwalt, the U.S. Navy’s newest and most technologically advanced warship, officially joined the fleet ...

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GD contracts Babcock for Successor missile tube work

Impression of how the UK’s new nuclear submarines may look. Photo: British MoD

UK’s Babcock International Group announced Thursday that it has been awarded a contract from General Dynamics ...

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US Coast Guards awards $125M for SAR system support

Photo: US Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded General Dynamics Mission Systems a $125.6 million follow-on contract to provide ...

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