Subscribe to our daily newsletter


Receive the latest news in your inbox

HII acquires Hydroid, forms alliance with Kongsberg


American military shipbuilding company Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has entered into an agreement to acquire ...

read more →

Fincantieri strengthens strategic ties with Qatar

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri and Qatari Ministry of Defence’s Barzan Holding have signed a memorandum of ...

read more →

Fincantieri-Naval Group joint venture is now operational

Naviris, a joint venture between Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri and French defense contractor Naval Group, is now ...

read more →

BAE Systems to cease Pearl Harbor ship repair operations

BAE Systems

BAE Systems, a British defense, security and aerospace company, has decided to close its ship repair business ...

read more →

Happy new year from Naval Today team!

The Naval Today team wishes all our readers joyous holidays and a happy and prosperous New Year! We would also like ...

read more →

Wärtsilä sells ELAC Nautik to Cohort


Finland’s technology group Wärtsilä has announced the divestment of shares in Wärtsilä ELAC Nautik GmbH to ...

read more →

Steel cut for first Saudi Navy MMSC combat ship

US shipbuilder Fincantieri Marinette Marine has started construction of the Royal Saudi Navy’s first ...

read more →

HMS Prince of Wales at HMNB Portsmouth for first time

HMS Prince of Wales, the Royal Navy’s second aircraft carrier, sailed into her homeport of Portsmouth for the ...

read more →

HII starts construction of 10th US Coast Guard NSC

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division has started fabrication of the US Coast Guard’s tenth ...

read more →

Australian Navy's final AWD completes trials

The Royal Australian Navy’s third and final air warfare destroyer, future HMAS Sydney, has completed sea ...

read more →

Japan's 12th Soryu-class sub hits the water

Shipbuilder Kawasaki Heavy Industries has launched the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force’s 12th Soryu-class ...

read more →

Royal Thai Navy orders Schiebel S-100 UAS

The Royal Thai Navy has awarded Austrian unmanned aerial system (UAS) manufacturer Schiebel a contract for the ...

read more →

thyssenkrupp to invest €250m in Kiel shipyard

German shipbuilder and submarine specialist thyssenkrupp Marine Systems has announced that it would invest 250 ...

read more →

French Navy receives first ATL2 MPAs upgraded to standard 6

ATL2 maritime patrol plane

The French naval air station Lann-Bihoué received the first two ATL2 maritime patrol aircraft upgraded to standard ...

read more →

Kansas City (LCS 22) passes acceptance trials

The US Navy’s future Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Kansas City (LCS 22) has concluded ...

read more →

US Navy lays keel for first Navajo-class ship

The US Navy marked the official start of construction of the first unit in a new class of towing, salvage, and ...

read more →

South Korea orders four additional PKX-B patrol boats

South Korea’s defense procurement agency DAPA has awarded Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC) a ...

read more →

Turkey to integrate rail gun on naval vessels

Turkey rail gun Sahi-209

Article by: Dorian Archus The Turkish defense industry is growing day by day. With the confidence of the success in ...

read more →

UK takes delivery of first Poseidon maritime patrol plane

US defense and aerospace giant Boeing has delivered the first of nine Poseidon P-8A maritime patrol aircraft to the ...

read more →

Second Ford-class carrier afloat

The US Navy’s second Ford-class aircraft carrier, future USS John F. Kennedy (CVN 79), marked another ...

read more →

Tripoli (LHA 7) passes acceptance trials

The US Navy’s newest America-class amphibious assault ship, future USS Tripoli (LHA 7), has completed ...

read more →

GDBIW floats out 68th Arleigh Burke-class destroyer

US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyer Daniel Inouye (DDG 118) was floated out on October 27 at General ...

read more →

US Navy funds dual-band decoy system demonstrations

The US Navy has awarded Raytheon and BAE Systems contracts to demonstrate their technologies for the development of ...

read more →