MH-60 helicopter crashes aboard USS Ronald Reagan

An MH-60 Sea Hawk helicopter crashed aboard the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) during flight operations on Friday, the ...

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Austal gets $57m long lead contract for 13th US Navy EPF

The US Navy has awarded Austal USA a $57.8 million order to fund the procurement of long lead-time materials for ...

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US Navy sub hunter aces first aerial refueling over the Med

The US Navy has shared a photo of a Poseidon P-8A ASW maritime patrol aircraft conducting the type’s first ...

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Troubled USCG icebreaker wraps up six-month overhaul

US Coast Guard’s 42-year-old icebreaker Polar Star arrived at its Seattle homeport following a six-month ...

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New IFF systems for Belgian, Portuguese, Dutch M-class ships

The navies of Belgium, Portugal and the Netherlands have signed a contract with Thales for the delivery of new Mode ...

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F-35Bs flying from HMS Queen Elizabeth drop first bombs

F-35 Lightning fighter jets have dropped first test bombs during flight trials on board the Royal Navy aircraft ...

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Croatian Navy tests RBS-15 in SINKEX

The Croatian Navy performed a test firing of its RBS-15B anti-ship missile, sinking a target vessel in a maneuver ...

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GD-NASSCO gets $136m long-lead deal for sixth ESB ship

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding a $136.7 million ...

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Turkish mine warfare drill Nusret 2018 gets underway

The Turkey-hosted international mine warfare exercise Nusret 2018 got underway in the Gulf of Izmir on October 16. ...

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Qinetiq picks Saab's TactiCall for Naval Research Facility

UK defense technology company Qinetiq has ordered Saab’s integrated communication system, TactiCall, for use at ...

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Indian Navy performs maiden trials of new DSRV

India’s Western Naval Command recently started the maiden trials of the country’s newly-delivered deep ...

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Keel laid for first Philippine Navy FAP frigate

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries held a keel-laying ceremony for the first of two frigates built ...

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USS Abraham Lincoln undergoing pierside maintenance

US Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) is currently at pier 14, Naval Station ...

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BAE Systems launches fourth River-class OPV Tamar

BAE Systems has launched HMS Tamar – the fourth of five Batch 2 River-class offshore patrol vessels – ...

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Ike first carrier to receive unmanned aviation center

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) recently became the first US Navy aircraft carrier to be ...

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Thai Navy contracts BMT for work on new midget submarine

The Royal Thai Navy has contracted engineering and risk management consultancy company BMT a contract to support ...

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Construction begins on Bougainville (LHA-8)

US shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries started fabrication of the future amphibious assault ship USS ...

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EUNAVFOR trains with Chinese Navy in Djibouti

EU NAVFOR personnel joined the Chinese PLA(N) (Peoples Liberation Army) Navy for the first combined exercise at ...

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Tasmania turns down retired frigate gift

Former Australian Navy frigate ex-HMAS Darwin will not be turned into a dive wreck off the coast of Tasmania as the ...

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Kearsarge ARG completes live-fire missile exercise

US Navy ships assigned to the Kearsarge amphibious ready group (ARG) completed a live-fire missile exercise ...

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Kongsberg lands Singapore simulator contract

Kongsberg Digital announced it has received a SGD21.2 million contract to deliver tactical boat handling and firing ...

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Thales launches new ALTESSE-H electronic warfare solution

French defense technology major Thales will be launching a new ALTESSE-H communications electronic warfare solution ...

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Iwo Jima ESG ships enter European waters ahead of TJ18

Ships assigned to the US Navy’s Iwo Jima expeditionary strike group (IWOESG) have entered the US 6th Fleet ...

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Pakistan commissions fleet tanker PNS Moawin

The Pakistan Navy commissioned its new fleet tanker PNS Moawin in a ceremony on October 16. PNS Moawin was ...

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Brazil shortlists bidders for Tamandare corvette project

The Brazilian Navy has shortlisted four teams to advance to the next phase of the tendering process for the ...

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ASC announces further job cuts as AWD project wraps up

Australian shipbuilder ASC said it is cutting up to 63 jobs as work on the Royal Australian Navy’s Air ...

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Gerard Butler promotes new submarine movie at the Pentagon

Hollywood actor Gerard Butler visited the Pentagon on Tuesday for a press briefing about a new submarine movie ...

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