USNS Maury Ready for Delivery

usns maury

US Navy’s Pathfinder class oceanographic survey ship, USNS Maury (T-AGS 66), completed Acceptance Trials on ...

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French Navy to Receive New Polar Logistics Vessel

French Navy to Receive New Polar Logistics Vessel

A new Polar Logistics Vessel being built for Terre Australes et Antarctiques Françaises (TAAF) and the French Polar ...

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UK Announces £178 B of Defence Investment

An exterior shot of the latest design for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship by BAE Systems

UK’s new defence plan envisions the commissioning of new Type 26 Global Combat Ships from the mid-2020s, ...

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Austal Launches USS Omaha

USS Omaha

The U.S. Navy’s future USS Omaha (LCS 12) and fourth Austal-built littoral combat ship was launched in ...

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US Navy to Commission USS Milwaukee

Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3)

The U.S. Navy has announced that commissioning of its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship, USS Milwaukee ...

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UK Awards £1.3 Billion for Submarine Build


The UK Ministry of Defence awarded Bae System a £1.3 billion contract to build the fifth Astute-class submarine for ...

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U.S. Joins Lawsuit Against Inchcape Services


The United States government announced today that it has joined a lawsuit alleging that Inchcape Shipping Services ...

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Russian Navy Receives Two New Corvettes

russian corvette

Performance trials of the two Project 21631 corvettes, Serpukhov and Zeleny Dol, were successfully completed at the ...

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USS Thomas Hudner Keel Authenticated

Illustration: USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112)

The keel of the U.S. Navy’s future Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 116), was ...

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Australian HMAS Warramunga Upgraded

Fleet Concentration Period East 2008

After returning to Fleet Base East in September HMAS Warramunga’s new anti-ship missile defence systems have ...

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RFA Mounts Bay Ready for Sea

mounts bay

RFA Mounts Bay left the Falmouth port and the dock of A&P, a British ship repair and conversion company, after ...

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Lockheed Martin Gets Aegis Contract

Guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93)

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin’s Mission Systems and Training ...

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Civmec to Acquire Forgacs, Aims More Defence Contracts

Civmec to Acquire Forgacs, Aims More Defence Contracts

Civmec, the Australian-based engineering and construction company is looking to acquire the Forgacs name and other ...

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India Puts Torpedo Defense System Into Operation

The Union Minister for Defence, Shri Manohar Parrikar hands over the documents of Maareech - Advanced Torpedo Defence System to Admiral RK Dhowan,Chief of the Naval Staff

Maareech – the Advanced Torpedo Defence System developed by the India’s Defence Research and ...

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Sixth U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Christened

Ship’s Sponsor Julie Sheehan smashes a bottle of sparkling wine across the bow of the National Security Cutter Munro (WMSL 755)

Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, christened USCGC Munro (WMSL 755), the sixth ...

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US Navy’s Next Aircraft Carrier More ...

Gerald R. Ford (CVN78) Photo by Chris Oxley

The first aircraft carrier in the Ford-Class (CVN-78) will be equipped with an on-board liquid oxygen generating ...

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Continental Maritime of San Diego Recognized for Air ...

Aerial view of Continental Maritime of San Diego shipyard

Huntington Ingalls Industries, American military shipbuilding company announced, Nov. 12, that its Continental ...

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Indian Navy Gets New Patrol Aircraft


The Boeing P 8 I (Poseidon Eight India) Long Range Maritime Patrol aircraft was admitted into the Indian defence ...

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Colombian Navy Acquires Two Subs From Germany

Columbian Navy Acquires Two Subs From Germany

Two submarines left the ThyssenKrupp Shipyard in Kiel, Germany and headed to Colombia, November 11. They are ...

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One More Patrol Vessel Ordered for Italian Navy

One More Patrol Vessel Ordered for Italian Navy2

As part of the Italian Navy’s renewal plan, another Multipurpose Offshore Patrol Ship has been ordered for ...

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US Navy’s Ohio Replacement Platform Moves Ahead

An Ohio-class guided-missile submarine (USS Florida, SSGN 728)

U.S. Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs has awarded Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. – Marine Systems ...

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Raytheon Seals U.S. Navy’s SeaRAM Upgrade Contract

Raytheon Seals U.S. Navy's SeaRam Upgrade Contract

The Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Raytheon a $10 million firm-fixed-price modification under a previous ...

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The Shooting Star Missile Off California

A Trident II D-5 ballistic missile is launched from the Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Kentucky (SSBN 737), November 7. 2015

Members of Congress and the U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) commander were aboard the USS Kentucky when the ...

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Alion Bags $63M U.S. Navy Contract for Submarine ...

U.S. Navy's Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine

Alion Science and Technology, an engineering and operational solutions firm, announced November 9, that it has been ...

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Saab Aims for Polish Submarine Build

Aerial view of Naval Shipyard S.A.

Defence and security company Saab has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with the Naval Shipyard S.A. in Gdynia, ...

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