British WWI minesweeper now protected from looters

HMS Arfon. Photo: Historic England

Discovered off the Dorset coast, England in 2014 after spending a century undiscovered, a rare steam fishing ...

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Battle of Jutland ship brought back to life in 3D recreation

A 3D scan of HMS Falmouth by Historic England's imaging team superimposed on a seabed survey of the wreck. The survey was carried out in partnership with the Maritime and Coastguard Agency. Photo: Historic England

HMS Falmouth, a Royal Navy warship sunk by German U-boats, has been recreated in its final resting place through ...

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Story of WWII rifle told by Navy science of history

An M1 Garand rifle used by U.S. Marine Corps Raiders during the World War II attack on Japanese military forces on Makin Island is at Naval History and Heritage Command's (NHHC) Underwater Archaeology Branch. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) Underwater Archaeology Branch recently began an assessment of a ...

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US Navy tests LCS structural integrity on land

The Multi Compartment Surrogate (MCS) module was built to replicate Independence variant LCS standards of shipbuilding. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) program completed blast and fire testing of a full-scale ...

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Germany, US work on improving MCM technologies

Illustration. Photo: US Navy

German and U.S. Navy mine warfare experts are preparing to take their technology to the Baltic Sea, including ...

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US Navy recovers El Faro voyage data recorder

El Faro voyage data recorder in fresh water on the USNS Apache. Photo: NTSB

The voyage data recorder from El Faro, a US flagged cargo ship that sank during Hurricane Joaquin in October 2015, ...

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US Navy sub-hunter drone aces sea trials

Photo, video: DARPA

Sea Hunter, the U.S. Navy’s unmanned anti submarine warfare vessel, has recently completed at-sea tests off ...

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USCGC Healy returns from Arctic Sea research mission

US Coast Guard Cutter Healy. Photo: US Coast Guard

The largest U.S. icebreaker, Coast Guard Cutter Healy is set to return from a 39-day science mission to the ...

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US Navy tests Lockheed's laser guided bomb

Photo: Lockheed Martin

The U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division in California recently tested Lockheed Martin’s new Dual Mode ...

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Raytheon receives $523M for SM-3 Block IB interceptors

A Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IB was tested aboard USS Hopper (DDG 70) off the west coast of Hawaii on May 25, 2016. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency exercised a $523 million contract option with Raytheon to produce, test and deliver ...

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Sunk WWI Royal Navy cruiser examined off Orkney Isles

HMS Hampshire. Photo: Royal Navy

A secret mission to persuade Tsar Nicholas II of Russia to stay in the First World War failed when Britain’s ...

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Germany Navy research institute receives new ROTV system

MacArtney’s FOCUS 2 vehicle subjected to a SAT out of Eckernförde, Kiel, on board the M/V Elizabeth Mann Borgese of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde. Photo: MacArtney

WehrTechnische Dienststelle (WTD 71), the maritime technology research arm of the German Navy, recently took ...

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US Navy carries out third LRASM Missile test

Illustration: A scaled artist concept

The U.S. Navy has recently carried out a successful controlled flight test of the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile ...

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Canada launches 2016 Arctic expedition

CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent. Photo: Fisheries and Ocean Canada

Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard announced the launch of Canada’s 2016 Arctic expedition ...

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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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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

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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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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