Navies' transformation to mitigate A2AD threat

Future Amphibious Force

How Navies are transforming to mitigate the A2AD threat.

2018 hurricane dents US Coast Guard's OPC program

The US Coast Guard has been forced to adjust the Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) detail design and construction ...

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Greece signs letter of intent for French Belharra frigates

The defense ministers of Greece and France have signed a letter of intent that will pave the way for further talks ...

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Construction begins on Freedom-variant LCS Nantucket

Work on building the US Navy’s 27th littoral combat ship have kicked off with an official ceremony at ...

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Northrop demonstrates deep tow capabilities of AQS-24 sonar

Northrop Grumman announced it has operated the AQS-24 minehunting sonar at depths greater than 400 feet during ...

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Navantia lays keel for first Saudi Navy Avante corvette

A keel-laying ceremony held in Cadiz, Spain, has marked the start of assembly works on the Royal Saudi Navy’s ...

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US Navy's Ghost Fleet Overlord program enters next phase

The US Navy’s office for unmanned and small combatants has started the next phase of the Ghost Fleet Overlord ...

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Keel laid for littoral combat ship Savannah (LCS 28)

US shipbuilder Austal hosted a keel-laying ceremony for the future littoral combat ship USS Savannah (LCS 28) at ...

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Vigor lays keel for US Army's next generation landing craft

The new craft will replace the Mike Boats which started entering service in 1959.

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Indian Navy Tejas aces first ever arrested landing

A naval version of the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited-built Tejas light fighter (LCA) made history on September 13 ...

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Australia's final AWD destroyer begins sea trials

The Royal Australian Navy’s third Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD), future HMAS Sydney, has started the first ...

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Babcock nets Royal Navy Type 31 frigate contract

The Royal Navy has picked Babcock’s Arrowhead 140 proposal as the preferred design for its Type 31 frigates. ...

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US Navy issues RFP for large unmanned surface vessels

The US Navy has released a request for proposals with the aim of awarding multiple conceptual design contracts in ...

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TKMS develops 4th generation fuel cell system for submarines

The system was put through its paces with over 70,000 operating hours in the test environment.

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TKMS, Kongsberg introduce new submarine combat system

kta naval systems, a joint venture of Germany’s thyssenkrupp Marine Systems and Norway’s Kongsberg, has ...

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US Navy's first Next Generation Jammer arrives for testing

The US Navy has received its first Next Generation Jammer (NGJ) pod to start tests with the US Navy’s Air ...

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TKMS introducing 3D printing to submarine construction

German submarine specialist thyssenkrupp Marine Systems has been cleared to introduce additive manufacturing to ...

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Virginia-class submarine Delaware completes builder's trials

The US Navy’s eighteenth Virginia-class submarine, Delaware (SSN 791), has returned to Newport News after ...

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Australian's second Supply-class tanker launched in Spain

Spanish shipbuilder Navantia has launched the second of two Royal Australian Navy auxiliary oiler replenishment ...

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Canadian frigate Montreal concludes year-long upgrade

The frigate was overhauled at Irving Shipbuilding's Halifax shipyard.

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JFD acquires Dutch Ortega Submersibles

UK-based commercial and defense diving company JFD announced it has bought all the assets, IP and designs rights of ...

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Construction begins on second Royal Navy Type 26 frigate

Construction of the second of eight Royal Navy Type 26 frigates has gotten underway with a ceremony on the river ...

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