USS Abraham Lincoln catapult firing again

USS Abraham Lincoln, Image: US Navy

Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy’s aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) tested the carriers ...

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Civmec acquires shipbuilding company and facilities

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Australian engineering company Civmec announced February 2 that the company has completed the acquisition of one of ...

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Royal Navy's Type 26 frigate makes another stride

Type 26 Global Combat Ship, Image: Royal Navy

Rolls Royce announced January 1 that the MT30 gas turbine they built for the Royal Navy’s new Type 26 Global ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth receives first compartment

aircraft carrier compartment

UK’s Aircraft Carrier Alliance has installed the first of just over 3,000 compartments on Britain’s new ...

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VIDEO: USS Sioux City launched

VIDEO USS Sioux City launched

The Lockheed Martin-led industry team launched the U.S. Navy’s 11th Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), Sioux City, ...

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Chilean Navy orders new Antarctic icebreaking vessel

A rendering of the VARD design for the Antarctic icebreaking vessel, Image: VARD

Vard Marine, a Fincantieri company designing and building specialized vessels, announced Februaury 1 that it has ...

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Kongsberg CCTV systems for Canadian Navy's new patrol ships

Arctic Offshore Patrol Vessel render, Image: Irving Shipbuilding

Kongsberg Maritime announced February 1 that it has been selected by L-3 MAPPS to provide the CCTV system for the ...

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Russian deep-water search and rescue vessel joins fleet

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The Russian Navy has put their newest deep-water search and rescue vehicle Bester-1 into the service of their ...

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BAE Systems picked for Thai Navy patrol vessel construction

Previously constructed BAE System-design vessel, HTMS Krabi, Image: BAE Systems

British multinational defence company BAE Systems today, January 29, signed a contract with the Thai shipbuilding ...

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Indian Coast Guard's 20th patrol vessel launched

A SEDS design fast patrol vessel, Image:SEDS

Indian shipbuilding and maintenance company, Cochin Shipyard, launched the 20th Fast Patrol Vessel for the Indian ...

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US aircraft carrier builder marks 130th anniversary

The shipyard's first dry dock was opened on April 24, 1889. Image: Newport News Shipbuilding

Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, kicked off its 130th anniversary ...

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US Navy spends another $2 billion for maritime P-8A aircraft

A U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft, Image: U.S. Navy

Boeing Co., Seattle, Washington has received an order of around $2.5 billion to deliver another 20 aircraft to the ...

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US Navy to christen USS Sioux City

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The U.S. Department of Defense announced that the Navy will christen its newest Freedom variant littoral combat ...

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BAE Systems lands USS Anchorage modification contract

USS Anchorage, Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Southwest Regional Maintenance Center, San Diego, California awarded BAE Systems San Diego Ship ...

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Germany not stopping patrol boat export to Saudi Arabia

TNC 35 patrol boat, Image: Lürssen Defence

German naval shipyard Lürssen has started construction of the 15 patrol vessels for Saudi Arabia under the €1.5 ...

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Second Royal Navy carrier welcomes its first crew members

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Royal Navy’s second aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales, currently being built by the Aircraft Carrier ...

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Abu Dhabi Ship Building nets Kuwaiti Navy vessel contract

Illustration: an offshore patrol vessel from ADSB's portfolio, Image: ADSB

Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB), the Middle Eastern provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, ...

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German Navy receives new unmanned minesweeping vessel

ARCIMS USV, Image: Atlas Elektronik UK

Atlas Elektronik UK, a joint company of ThyssenKrupp and Airbus DS, has delivered an ATLAS Remote Combined ...

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Spanish Navy takes up graphene bulletproof vest research

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The Spanish Navy will include Marine Corps Eastern Tercio and the Algameca Naval Station in its research on the use ...

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Wärtsilä wins Canadian ice-breaker contract

CCGS Sir William Alexander assisting the US Coast Guard after hurricane Katrina, Image: US Coast Guard

Canadian government has awarded Wärtsilä Canada Inc. a $6.2 million contract for the design and supply of two new ...

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Philippine Navy's first strategic vessel starts sea trials

Image: Philippine Navy

The Philippine Navy announced January 24 that the first of its two newly-built strategic sealift vessels has ...

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Danish Navy picks Sonardyne for mine countermeasure sonars

Image: Sonardyne

Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organisation (DALO) has procured imaging sonar technology from maritime ...

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US Navy names new Virginia-class submarine

Secretary of the US Navy, Ray Mabus during the naming ceremony, Image: US Navy

The Secretary of the U.S. Navy announced January 19 that the Navy’s next Virginia-class submarine, the SSN ...

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Polish patrol vessel ORP Ślązak starts sea trials

ORP Ślązak during the christening ceremony, Image: ThyssenKrupp

Polish shipyard Naval Shipyard Gdynia S.A. held sea trials for rigid inflatable boats (RIBs) that will be on board ...

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Two guided missile frigates launched for Indonesian Navy

The SIGMA 10514 PKR frigate, Image: Damen

Indonesian shipyard PT PAL has launched the first of two SIGMA 10514 Perusak Kawal Rudal (PKR) guided-missile ...

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