Anti-Submarine Warfare – Market Report 2019

ASW has once again risen high on the agendas of NATO’s maritime forces.

US Navy christening final Zumwalt-class destroyer in Maine

The US Navy is to christen its third and final Zumwalt-class guided missile destroyer, the future USS Lyndon B. ...

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US destroyer tests virtual combat system in live-fire drill

US destroyer USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 116) tested the new AEGIS Virtual Twin system, a prototype of the AEGIS virtual ...

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Work progresses on first Royal Navy Type 26 frigate

Future HMS Glasgow, the first of the new class of Royal Navy Type 26 frigates, is beginning to resemble a ship as ...

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Russia launches Poseidon-capable submarine Belgorod

Russia’s Sevmash Shipyard launched the special-purpose submarine Belgorod at its Severodvinsk site in a ...

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VT Halter Marine to build USCG's new heavy icebreaker

The US Coast Guard and US Navy have awarded VT Halter Marine a contract for the detail design and construction ...

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France officially starts construction of first Argentine OPV

While the first block of a new offshore patrol vessel (OPV) for the Argentine Navy was already assembled in ...

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Lockheed gets $20m for US Navy AN/BLQ-10 EW systems

The US Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin a $20 million contract for engineering and technical services for the ...

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Australian researchers find ship sunk by Japanese sub

SS Iron Crown

Researchers have located the wreck of an Australian freighter sunk by a Japanese submarine during World War II, 77 ...

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Australian task group in Malaysia after drills with India

Royal Australian Navy ships deployed as part of the Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019 (IPE 19) Joint Task Force arrived ...

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India launches third Project 15B destroyer Imphal

Indian shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited hosted a launching ceremony for the Indian Navy’s third ...

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Two US Navy aircraft carriers meet in the Mediterranean

US Navy carrier strike groups assembled around aircraft carriers USS John C. Stennis and USS Abraham Lincoln CSG ...

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Russia's lead Gremyashchy-class corvette starts first trials

Two brand new Russian Navy ships got underway from the Severnaya Verf in St. Petersburg on April 21 to start their ...

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GDEB gets $269m for US, UK SSBN missile tube work

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) a $269.3 million contract for ...

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USS Charleston completes maiden voyage, arrives in San Diego

The US Navy’s newest littoral combat ship, USS Charleston (LCS 18), arrived at its San Diego homeport April ...

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US 7th Fleet flagship visits Hong Kong

The flagship of the US Navy’s Japan-based Seventh Fleet, USS Blue Ridge ,arrived in Hong Kong on April 20 for ...

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Damen, GNYK invited to submit final bids for MKS180

Shipbuilders German Naval Yards Kiel (GNYK) and Damen have been invited to submit their final bids for the German ...

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FS Charles de Gaulle set for drills with Indian counterpart

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle and its carrier strike group are set to sail to India where they ...

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Germany to lay keel for first second-batch K130 corvette

German shipbuilder Lürssen is set to host a keel-laying ceremony for the first of a second batch of Germany Navy ...

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France launches seventh FREMM frigate Alsace

The French Navy’s seventh FREMM frigate was floated out Naval Group’s Lorient shipyard on April 18. In ...

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OSI to design Canadian Type 26 integrated bridge

The integrated bridge and navigation system (IBNS) for the Royal Canadian Navy’s Type 26 surface combatants ...

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RCN joins Phoenix Express drill in Africa for first time

Ships from the Royal Canadian navy made their Phoenix Express debut as they joined the exercise on March 29. The ...

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USS Ross stops in Bulgaria on first Black Sea port visit

US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) arrived in Varna, Bulgaria, April 15 for the first port ...

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French Navy receives final B2M multi-mission ship

The French defense procurement agency has accepted delivery of the fourth and final d’Entrecasteaux-class ...

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Sweden's new signals intelligence ship launched in Poland

Polish shipbuilder Nauta Shiprepair Yard has launched the hull of the Swedish Navy’s new signals intelligence ...

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Royal Navy seeking proposals for autonomous XLUUV

The UK defense ministry is seeking proposals for the development of an autonomous version of an existing extra ...

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USS Fitzgerald refloated in post-collision repair milestone

US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) came a step closer to rejoining the fleet after it ...

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