GA introduces improved railgun pulsed power container

U.S. Navy’s electromagnetic railgun program could get a new boost with improved high energy pulsed power ...

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US Navy researchers develop transparent armor

Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have developed and patented a transparent thermoplastic ...

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First counter-small boat missile tested on LCS

The U.S. Navy carried out the first ever structural test firing of the Surface to Surface Missile Module (SSMM) ...

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US Navy deploys a MK-18 MOD 2 UUV from helicopter

The U.S. Navy recently demonstrated a new mine sweeping technique during a test in which a MH-60S helicopter ...

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BAE boosts railgun efforts with IAP research acquisition

In an effort to accelerate progress on the electromagnetic railgun development, BAE Systems announced the ...

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US Navy is delevoping "wingman" AI drones

U.S. Navy researchers from several branches are working on a software system that uses intelligent agents to guide ...

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US Coast Guard awards heavy polar icebreaker design deals

The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded $20 million worth of contracts for heavy polar icebreaker design studies and ...

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US Navy WWII cruiser wreck off Indonesia still intact

The wreck of the U.S. Navy’s World War II cruiser USS Houston (CA 30) lying in Indonesian waters appears to ...

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US Coast Guard to test icebreaker models in Canada

The U.S. Coast Guard will test potential heavy polar icebreaker design models at Canada’s National Research Council ...

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US Navy tests new ocean simulation facility

U.S. Navy sailors from the Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) at Naval Support Activity Panama City (NSAPC) ...

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New Zealand Navy studying 'liquid Himalayas'

The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has launched a moored wave buoy which will help study gigantic Southern Ocean ...

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EU researchers complete naval corrosion protection study

European researchers, enterprises and academic organizations have completed a long-running study on ways to protect ...

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ONR funds robotic manipulator arm development for EOD use

The U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research (ONR) is funding the development of an underwater robotic explosive ...

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Swedish Navy's anti-submarine warfare in the Baltic Sea

To battle submarines in the Baltic Sea, you need to have a torpedo developed specifically for the Baltic Sea, ...

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SM-3 intercepts first ballistic missile off Hawaii

Raytheon’s Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) intercepted its first ballistic missile target during a test organized ...

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German WWII submarine U 581 found off Portugal

Researchers have found the ‘U 581’ World War II submarine belonging to Nazi Germany’s ...

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NAVAIR shoots down UAV with Spike missile

During a December 2016 test at China Lake, the U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center’s Weapons Division-developed ...

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RDEL to build fast patrol vessels for Indian Coast Guard

The Indian Ministry of Defence has awarded Reliance Defence and Engineering Limited a contract to design 14 fast ...

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US Navy might replace Kevlar with eel slime

U.S. Navy scientists are looking into the possibility of developing a ballistic protection material that would be ...

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DST develops tool to identify warships' acoustic signa

Australia’s Defence Science and Technology Group (DST) invested several years into developing a tool which ...

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Royal Navy's failed nuclear missile test goes unreported

A Royal Navy test of the Trident nuclear missile resulted in failure in June last year but was never reported. The ...

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