USS Gerald R. Ford completes propulsion plant repairs

It took the navy and shipbuilder over a year to repair the troubled propulsion system.

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US clears sale of MH-60R helicopters to South Korea

The US state department has approved the sale of twelve MH-60R multi-mission helicopters to the Republic of Korea. ...

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US Navy tests unique vertical take-off UAV

The US Military Sealift Command’s expeditionary fast transport vessel USNS Spearhead (T-EPF 1) headed out to sea ...

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BAE Systems completes autonomous RIB trials

UK defense technology company BAE Systems has completed “one-of-a-kind” trials of the autonomous ...

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German NH90 wraps up mission demonstrations

The German Navy’s new NH90 Sea Lion helicopter performed mission demonstrations for its relevant roles ...

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Lockheed Martin selected as FFG(X) combat system supplier

The US Navy has confirmed the choice of Lockheed Martin as the combat system ship integration & test agent for ...

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Greece gets green light to buy seven MH-60R helos

The US State Department has cleared Greece to buy MH-60R multi-mission helicopters with support equipment under a ...

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First UK P-8A Poseidon starts test flights

The UK’s first Poseidon MRA Mk1 (P-8A) maritime patrol aircraft has completed its first flight, marking ...

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France launches attack submarine Suffren

Suffren boats will be more silent, durable, and deadly than their predecessors.

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UK investing in further laser weapon development

Computer Generated Image illustrating the use of DEW on a Type 26 Frigate

The MoD has earmarked £130m for three Directed Energy Weapons demonstrators.

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UK RTA workers taking industrial action over pay

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Britain’s maritime union RMT confirmed that a program of industrial action involving nearly 700 workers at ...

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Canada's surface combatant project to cost C$4.6B per ship

An updated estimate of the Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) program indicates that the Canadian government is ...

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India seeking partners in P-75(I) project

The Indian government has issued an expression of interest (EOI) seeking potential partners for the navy’s ...

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Italian, French shipbuilding majors sign JV agreement

Italy’s Fincantieri and France’s Naval Group last week signed the “Alliance Cooperation ...

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Leonardo kits out Diamond DA62 with maritime ISR capability

Italian defense technology company Leonardo has teamed up with Austria-based Diamond Aircraft Industries to equip ...

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Norway, Germany to sign Type 212 CD contract early 2020

The Norwegian and German defense procurement agencies have evaluated a thyssenkrupp Marine Systems proposal for the ...

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BAE Systems buys UUV maker Riptide

Shipbuilder and defense contractor BAE Systems announced it has acquired key assets of Riptide Autonomous Solutions ...

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CAE secures work on CSC design phase

Montreal-based CAE announced it has received a contract from Lockheed Martin to begin work on the design phase of ...

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Lockheed withdraws its LCS from FFG(X) frigate competition

Lockheed Martin will not be pitching an upgraded version of its Freedom-class littoral combat ship for the US ...

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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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Taiwan starts construction of missile corvettes, minelayers

Taiwan has kicked off construction of three Tuo Chiang-class missile corvettes and four next-generation minelayers ...

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Italian Navy LHD Trieste launched

The Italian Navy’s new landing helicopter dock (LHD) Trieste was launched in a ceremony at ...

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