NASSCO starts construction of first John Lewis-class oiler

General Dynamics NASSCO on Thursday hosted a keel-laying ceremony to mark the start of construction of the first of ...

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US Coast Guard receives seventh national security cutter

The US Coast Guard received future USCGC Kimball, its seventh national security cutter (NSC), in Pascagoula, ...

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US Navy to christen twenty-second littoral combat ship

The US Navy is set to christen its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Kansas ...

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Russia launches second Lada-class submarine

Russian shipbuilder Admiralty Shipyards has launched the Russian Navy’s second Project 677 (Lada-class) ...

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Elbit lands $173m naval RCWS deal in Asia-Pacific

Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems announced it has been contracted to deliver naval remote-controlled weapon ...

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US Navy's ANTX 2018 explores "human machine interaction"

The 2018-edition of the US Navy’s Advanced Naval Technology Exercise (ANTX) provided a venue for industry and ...

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HHI starts construction of second Philippine Navy frigate

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has cut first steel for the second Philippine Navy frigate ...

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Poland cuts steel for second Kormoran II-class minehunter

Poland’s Remontowa Shipbuilding held a steel-cutting ceremony for the second Kormoran II-class minehunter for ...

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Rolls-Royce opens F-35B LiftFan production site in UK

A facility for the manufacturing of LiftFan systems for F-35B jets has been ceremonially opened by UK defense ...

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South African Special Forces getting new workboat

Cape Town-based shipbuilder Veecraft Marine has contracted Australia’s Incat Crowther for the design of a ...

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Terma, T&G Nordic sign C-Guard decoy cooperation MoU

Danish defense and security contractor Terma has signed a memorandum of understanding with Finland’s T&G ...

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South Korea cleared to buy six P-8As under $2.1b contract

The US State Department has approved the potential sale of six P-8A patrol aircraft to the Republic of Korea under ...

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HII lays keel for ninth US Coast Guard NSC

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division authenticated the keel of National Security Cutter ...

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New avionics for Leonardo's USN helicopter trainer contender

Leonardo’s TH-119 single-engine helicopter, which is being pitched for the US Navy’s new helicopter ...

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Boeing picked to build US Navy's carrier-based tanker drone

The US Navy has awarded Boeing a contract to design and build the MQ-25A Stingray, the first operational ...

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MAG boosts naval UAV presence with Ausley acquisition

Virginia-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance specialist MAG Aerospace (MAG) has acquired Ausley ...

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Construction starts on Chilean Navy's Antarctic icebreaker

Chilean state-owned shipbuilder ASMAR has officially started construction on the new Antarctic icebreaking vessel ...

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US Navy accepts delivery of two Freedom-variant LCS

The US Navy received the future USS Sioux City (LCS 11) and USS Wichita (LCS 13) in a ceremony at the Fincantieri ...

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Cammell Laird boasts strong supplier network for Type 31 bid

UK shipbuilder Cammell Laird announced it has built a network of more than 2,000 suppliers that will be involved in ...

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Australia seeks industry input on innovative port logistics

The Australian defense industry minister has announced a request for information inviting companies to have their ...

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Singapore launches seventh LMV 'Dauntles'

The Singapore Navy’s seventh littoral mission vessel (LMV) – the future RSS Dauntless – was ...

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UK restarts Type 31 frigate program competition

After halting a competition for the construction of five Type 31 frigates late July, the UK defense ministry has ...

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Final Royal Navy Tide-class tanker arrives home

The final of four Royal Navy Tide-class tankers – RFA Tideforce – has arrived in Cornwall, UK, where it ...

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HMCS Montreal starts dry docking maintenance, upgrades

Royal Canadian Navy frigate HMCS Montreal arrived at Halifax Shipyard August 13 for a 53-week docking work period ...

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