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

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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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US Navy self defense test ship tests alternative fuels

The ex-Paul F. Foster anchored off the southern coast of California. Paul F. Foster serves as the new Self Defense Test Ship for Naval Surface Warfare Center. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s self defense test ship (SDTS), ex-Paul F. Foster went underway for final-phase testing of two ...

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EB gets funds for OR submarine towed array sonar design

Illustration: A Virginia-class submarine is rolled out after final assembly. Photo: General Dynamics Electric Boat

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics’ Electric Boat Corp. a $24.6 million for preliminary design for ...

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US Navy all set for AN/SPY-6(V) radar array tests

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American defense contractor Raytheon informed that it has delivered the first AN/SPY-6(V) air and missile defense ...

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German Navy looks into why so few women join the service

A female petty officer fires signal munition on board the German Navy frigate Rheinland-Pfalz. Photo: 2016 Bundeswehr

The German Navy currently has only 160 female officers wearing dark blue uniforms as opposed to 4,000 of their male ...

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US Navy showcases next-gen DJC2 NGE at Rimpac

The Navy's Shore and Expeditionary Integration Program Office (PMW 790) and partners from industry and academia are testing the latest configuration for the portable command and control (C2) system during the multi-national exercise RIMPAC. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Shore and Expeditionary Integration Program Office (PMW 790) has developed the DJC2 NGE command ...

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3D printer aboard USS Harry S. Truman saves US Navy $42,000

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A 3D printer invention, developed by a team of sailors assigned to the U.S. navy’s Norfolk-based aircraft ...

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BMT leaders' take on logistic support projects

BMT’s Aegir replenishment ship design. Photo: BMT

Two BMT Defense Services chiefs recently expressed their views on the fleet support vessels delivered to the ...

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US Navy to promote alternative fuel during RIMPAC

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2016 on June 29. Photo: US Navy

This year’s participants of the international maritime exercise RIMPAC will use about 11.2 million gallons of ...

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India inaugurates heavy weight anti-submarine torpedo

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The Indian Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar handed over the ‘Varunastra’, a ship launched heavy ...

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US Navy's unmanned helicopter deploys with improved radar

An MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned aircraft system, left, and an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter are displayed on the flight deck of the littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopter recently deployed with the USS Coronado (LCS-4) to begin ...

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Magic Carpet simplifies landing jets on aircraft carriers

An F/A-18F Super Hornet from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 23 performs a touch-and-go on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy recently spent time testing a technology innovation that makes landing fixed-wing aircraft aboard an ...

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U.S. Navy's Great Green Fleet

The guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80), top, guided-missile cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56), middle, and Italian navy participate in the Flotta Verde as part of the Great Green Fleet initiative. Photo: US Navy

Named to honor President Theodore Roosevelt’s Great White Fleet, the Great Green Fleet is a U.S. Navy ...

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General Motors, US Navy team up for UUV fuel cell research

Office of Naval Research file photo

American automaker General Motors has partnered with the Office of Naval Research and the U.S. Naval Research ...

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Human factors scientists design Australian Future Frigate op

Susan Cockshell reviews a model used to stimulate discussions about operations room designs. Photo: DST Group

The SEA 5000 Phase 1 (Future Frigate Design and Construction) project brought on board two human factor scientists ...

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Gallery: First international green fuel RAS complete

Gallery First international green fuel resupply complete 1

Photos: Italian Navy Italian and U.S. Navy have completed the first international replenishment at sea (RAS) to ...

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ONR contracts BAE for EO/IR sensor system

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The Office of Naval Research and the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory awarded BAE Systems a $3.9 million contract to ...

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Italian, US Navy to conduct RAS of a different kind

Ships assigned to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group (CSG), participate in a strait transit exercise in the Atlantic Ocean. Photo: US Navy

After two years of cooperation on developing alternative fuels to reduce emissions and pollution, the Italian and ...

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Northrop, Ultra team up for autonomous systems development

Northrop Grumman's X-47B unmanned aircraft. Photo: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman Corporation and Ultra Electronics signed a memorandum of agreement to develop new maritime domain ...

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GAO: Frigate LCS will not provide desired improvement

Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth. Photo: US Navy

Plans for improving survivability of the U.S. Navy’s small surface combatants, the LCS ships, will not help ...

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