South Korea lays keel for second amphibious assault ship

The South Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced the construction start of a ...

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Finland signs Squadron 2020 design contract with RMC

The Finnish Defence Forces have signed a contract with Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) for the design of the ...

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Sweden orders additional anti-ship missiles from Saab

The Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) has contracted Saab for production of more next generation ...

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ANAO backs Australia's Future Submarine acquisition

A report on the Australian government’s handling of the Future Submarine acquisition was complimented by the ...

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HMS Daring trains with Romanian Navy during Black Sea tour

Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyer HMS Daring departed Constanta, Romania, on April 27 after a two-day visit and ...

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US Navy to christen 16th Virginia-class submarine

The U.S. Navy announced it would christen its newest Virginia-class fast attack submarine, the future USS Indiana ...

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US Navy tests SM-6 Block I off Hawaii

The U.S. Navy said it carried out four flight tests of the surface-to-air Standard Missile-6 Block I (SM-6 Blk I) ...

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Australian, Canadian warships exercise in South East Asia

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat and Royal Canadian Navy ships HMCS Ottawa and Winnipeg recently ...

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Russian reconnaissance ship collides with livestock carrier

Russian Warships Pass Bosphorus Strait

Russian Navy reconnaissance ship ‘Liman’ collided with Togo-flagged livestock carrier ‘Youzarsif ...

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Sea-Air-Space 2018

Sea-Air-Space is now the largest maritime exposition in the U.S. and continues as an invaluable extension of the Navy League’s mission…

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Somali pirate gets life sentence for 2010 USS Ashland attack

A Somali pirate that took part in the attack on U.S. Navy dock landing ship USS Ashland in April 2010 was sentenced ...

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US Navy EASR passes preliminary design review

The U.S. Navy, together with Raytheon, completed the preliminary design review (PDR) for the new Enterprise Air ...

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Asia Pacific exercise Bersama Shield 2017 begins

Members of the Five Power Defence Arrangements started exercise Bersama Shield 2017 on April 27 in Malaysia and ...

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NATO standardizes underwater data communication

All members of the NATO alliance have, for the first time ever, adopted a recently-developed standard for ...

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GDEB gets $95.5M for SSBN missile tube production

The U.S Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $95.5 million contract modification to continue ...

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US Navy helicopter crew safe after crash near Guam

A U.S. Navy helicopter embarked on Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Dewey crashed in waters near Guam on Thursday, ...

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USS New Mexico returns from deployment

The U.S. Navy’s Virginia-class attack submarine USS New Mexico concluded a regularly scheduled deployment and ...

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USS Jackson tests SeaRAM against drone target

U.S. Navy’s Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Jackson (LCS 6) tested its SeaRAM missile against ...

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CBO: 355 ship US Navy would cost $102 billion per year

The U.S. Navy would have to spend $102 billion per year to build and operate a 355 ship navy, an analysis by the ...

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Germany's new MKS 180 multi-purpose ships to cost €500M more

In addition to being delayed, German Navy’s new Multi-role Combat Ship 180 (Mehrzweckkampfschiff MKS 180) ...

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US destroyer in another brush with Iranian vessels

U.S. Navy destroyer USS Mahan was forced to alter course in another run in with Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard ...

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China launches first domestically-built aircraft carrier

By Michael Martina BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Wednesday launched its first domestically built aircraft ...

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Australia kicks off replacement Pacific Patrol Boat program

Australia started the construction phase of the replacement Pacific Patrol Boat program with a steel cutting ...

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US destroyers train with Japanese, South Korean warships

After North Korea conducted live-fire exercises ahead of the arrival of the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier, the ...

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Saab contracts Polish yard for Swedish Navy SIGINT vessel

Polish Nauta Shiprepair Yard, a part of the Polish Armaments Group (PGZ), will build the ship platform for the ...

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US, Egypt navies in Red Sea drill

Naval units from the U.S. and Egypt kicked off the bilateral exercise Eagle Salute in the Red Sea on April 23. ...

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US Navy, Air Force in first-ever P-8A refueling

The U.S. Navy and Air Force achieved a historic milestone last week when an Air Force KC-135 tanker refueled the ...

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Forgacs starts construction of $80M shipbuilding facility

Australian shipbuilder Forgacs, through its parent company Civmec Construction and Engineering Pty Ltd, marked the ...

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