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US Navy tests new MCM systems during BALTOPS

The US Navy’s Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Two Eight (HSC 28) used the Baltic Sea exercise BALTOPS to test ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford Ship Self Defense System aces dual-target

The US Navy and Raytheon have completed the final developmental test of the Ship Self Defense System, or SSDS, ...

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GeoSpectrum introduces ASW training target AUV

Canada’s GeoSpectrum Technologies (GTI) has unveiled a new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) that enables ...

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France accelerates joint light helicopter program

France is speeding up its helicopter program that will see one platform replace five legacy helicopters across the ...

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US Navy fields new Mark VI patrol boats

  Article by: Peter Ong The US Navy’s Coastal Riverine Forces (CRF) – comprised of two Coastal Riverine ...

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Indian Navy tests cooperative engagement capability

The Indian Navy recently carried out a launch of the Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM) aimed at testing ...

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US approves sale of torpedoes, SM-2 missiles to Canada, ROK

The US State Department has approved sales of MK 54 lightweight torpedoes to the Royal Canadian Navy and SM-2 Block ...

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HMAS Arunta tests stability after AMCAP upgrade

HMAS Arunta

The first Royal Australian Navy Anzac-class frigate to undergo the Anzac Midlife Capability Assurance Program ...

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Sikorsky to build 12 CH-53K helicopters under $1.3B deal

CH-53K

The US Naval Air Systems Command has awarded Sikorsky a $1.3 billion contract for the construction and delivery of ...

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US Navy's research lab receives new airborne research plane

The US Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) and the navy’s premier science and technology research squadron, ...

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Royal Navy orders AUV62-AT ASW trainer from Saab

The Royal Navy has contracted Swedish defense company Saab to deliver its AUV62-AT anti-submarine warfare (ASW) ...

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US Marine Corps picks NSM for anti-ship missile capability

The US Marine Corps has selected the Norwegian Naval Strike Missile for a program that will allow the service to ...

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Sea-based Excalibur N5 completes further tests

Excalibur N5

The US Navy and defense contractor Raytheon have completed another round of tests of the Excalibur N5 munition, ...

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US, UK jointly test energy storage systems for laser weapons

The US Navy and the UK defense ministry have tested an energy storage system capable of providing high-power ...

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Poland signs EUR 380m deal for four AW101 helicopters

The Polish defense ministry has signed a contract with Italy’s Leonardo for the delivery of four AW101 ...

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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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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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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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DARPA contracts NG for work on undersea organisms program

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Biological Technology Office has partnered with ...

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Northrop Grumman gets $3.1B to build 24 E-2D Hawkeyes

The US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has awarded Northrop Grumman Systems a multi-year contract for the ...

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Australia designates eighth P-8A maritime patrol aircraft

The Royal Australian Air Force has received its eighth Poseidon P-8A maritime patrol aircraft, Australia’s ...

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Finland shortlists Saab for Squadron 2020 combat systems

The Finnish defense ministry has selected Sweden’s Saab as the preferred bidder for the development and ...

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US Navy's AN/AQS-20C towed sonar passing hurdles

The US Navy recently completed developmental testing of the AN/AQS-20C (Q-20C) towed minehunting sonar, bringing ...

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Australian Navy getting AUD 600 million IT upgrade

The Australian government is starting a major overhaul of the Royal Australian Navy’s IT equipment. The ...

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