Canada to award single contract for AOPS, JSS ship support

Canada announces bid to unify AOPS, JSS ship support contract

The government of Canada has announced the decision to combine fleet support contracts for two new ship classes to ...

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Old US frigates to be reactivated for delivery to Taiwan

A 2014 photo of the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Gary (FFG 51) departing Naval Base San Diego for operations. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded VSE Corporation a contract worth up to $74 million to reactivate two ...

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Serco bags USS Harry S. Truman C4ISR contract

USS Harry S. Truman. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic (SSC Atlantic) has awarded Serco a new contract to provide Command, ...

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GD to carry out USS Oak Hill phased maintenance availability

USS Oak Hill. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics NASSCO a $42 million cost-plus-award-fee modification to a previously ...

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Office of Naval Research receives newest research vessel

Dr. Tam O'Shaughnessy, ship's sponsor for the auxiliary general oceanographic research (AGOR) vessel R/V Sally Ride (AGOR 28), breaks a bottle across the bow during a christening ceremony at the Dakota Creek Industries shipyard on Aug. 9, 2014. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) recently welcomed the U.S. Navy’s newest research vessel R/V Sally ...

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Royal Navy opens new SHAMAN training unit

Admiral Sir Phillip Jones cutting the opening ribbon. Photo: Royal Navy

The Royal Navy has recently opened a new training facility for force protection and security, dubbed SHAMAN. The ...

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USS Jackson (LCS 6) completes Full Ship Shock Trials

Littoral combat ship USS Jackson (LCS 6) during the first of three scheduled full-ship shock trials. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Jackson (LCS 6) underwent the third and final ...

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German Navy's first F125 frigate reaches new home

FGS Baden-Württenberg shortly before entering Wilhelmshaven. Photo: Bundeswehr/Dennis Kramer

FGS Baden-Württemberg, the first of four German Navy F 125 frigates, was transferred from the Hamburg shipyard ...

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Lockheed Martin lays keel for USS Indianapolis

A welder authenticates the keel of LCS 17, the future USS Indianapolis, by welding the initials of ship sponsor Jill Donnelly.  Photo: Lockheed Martin

A shipbuilding team led by Lockheed Martin has officially laid the keel for the U.S. Navy’s 17th Littoral Combat ...

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Spain approves critical design review of S-80 submarine

Photo: Navantia

The Spanish Ministry of Defense has approved Navantia’s Critical Design Review (CDR) for the country’s ...

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Britain decides to renew Trident programme

Photo: Royal Navy

The British House of Commons has voted to renew the Trident nuclear programme which will replace the Royal ...

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BAE Systems introduces "fault-warning" system for navy ships

Photo: BAE Systems

British defense company BAE Systems has introduced a new analytical tool designed to warn crews about potential ...

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US Navy tests information warfare system at Trident Warrior

Racks containing Naval Integrated Tactical-Cloud Reference for Operational Superiority (NITROS) capabilities reside on the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during Trident Warrior. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy sailors were given a first look at a new automated data analytic system during a demonstration at Trident ...

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HHI to build New Zealand Navy's new tanker

HMNZS Endeavour. Photo: Royal New Zealand Navy

New Zealand has awarded a NZD$493 million contract to the South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries for the ...

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Canadian Coast Guard ship Samuel Risley undergoes refit

CCGS Samuel Risley. Photo: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Canadian Ministers of Public Services and Procurement and Fisheries announced June 15 that Newdock – St. John’s ...

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Mexican Navy launches new Tenochtitlan class patrol vessel

ARM Monte Albán (PC-338). Photo: Mexican Navy

The Mexican Navy has launched the eighth Tenochtitlan-class patrol vessel ARM Monte Albán (PC-338) during a ...

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GD, Rheinmetall agree 30-year decoy ammo supply to RCN

HMCS Charlottetown is one of the Canadian Navy frigates outfitted with the MASS system. Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

The Canadian government has signed a licence agreement with General Dynamics and Rheinmetall for the production of ...

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Canada seeks contractors to dismantle HMCS Iroquois

HMCS Iroquois. Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

The Canadian government has issued a call for bids to dispose of the Royal Canadian Navy Iroquois-class destroyer, ...

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Australia awards Anzac frigate maintenance contracts

Photo: BAE Systems

A new sustainment agreement between the Australian Government and defence industry to support the Royal Australian ...

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US Coast Guard receives 200th small response boat

Photo: US Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard has recently received its 200th response boat-small II at Station Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. ...

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Raytheon, Kongsberg to build Naval Strike Missile in the US

A Naval Strike Missile is tested aboard the Norwegian Navy frigate Fridtjof Nansen. Photo: Raytheon

American Raytheon and Norway’s Kongsberg Defence Systems are finalizing plans to assemble, integrate and test ...

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US Navy's most expensive ship ever delayed again

USS Gerald R. Ford in dry dock. Photo: Ingalls Shipbuilding

Delivery of the U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford has once again been delayed as the ...

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VIDEO: HII installs deckhouse on USS Tripoli

VIDEO US Navy amphibious assault ship USS Tripoli receives deckhouse

Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries has shared a video of a deckhouse being ...

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ECA Group sells first Towsca & Seascan under MCM contract

Inspector Mk2, Photo: ECA Group

French defense and security contractor ECA Group was recently awarded a new export contract for the delivery ...

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Royal Netherlands Navy receives hybrid propulsion tugs

Photo: Damen

The Royal Netherlands Navy formally took delivery of three Damen ASD 2810 Hybrid tugs in an official handover ...

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Royal Navy air squadron picks commercial tech for operations

Photo: Royal Navy

Royal Navy’s 700X Naval Air Squadron have taken delivery of their first Commercial off the Shelf (COTS) mini ...

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