Brazil's second Scorpene sub starts move to launch site

The first section of a new submarine for the Brazilian Navy has been transferred from the pre-outfitting site UFEM ...

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Egypt launches its third Gowind 2500 corvette in Alexandria

The Egyptian Navy’s third Gowind 2500 corvette Al-Moez (981) was launched in a ceremony at the Alexandria ...

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Keel laid for Australia's first Arafura-class OPV

The Royal Australian Navy’s Arafura-class Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) program reached a new milestone on ...

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Canadian Coast Guard contracts Vard for concept exploration

  The Canadian Coast Guard has awarded Vard Marine an engineering services contract for concept exploration ...

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Taiwan breaks ground on new submarine construction yard

Taiwan is starting construction of a new facility that will allow the country to build its own submarines. The ...

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Rocket motor for US Navy's MAD-FIRES interceptor tested

Defense contractor Raytheon announced it has successfully tested a hot fire rocket motor for DARPA’s ...

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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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RFA Fort Victoria completes life extension refit

Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship Fort Victoria has completed a year-long, £44 million refit, which will enable her to ...

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VARD enters ship design MoU with Turkey's ASFAT

Vard Marine has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Turkey’s Askeri Fabrika ve Tersane İşletme ...

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Germany finally accepts delivery of lead F125 frigate

Germany’s defense procurement agency BAAINBw officially received the lead F125 frigate from the shipbuilding ...

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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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Australia looking at bringing minehunter replacement forward

The Australian government could accelerate the replacement of Royal Australian Navy’s current Huon-class ...

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New Zealand Navy tanker Aotearoa hits the water

Future HMNZS Aotearoa, the largest ship ever built for the Royal New Zealand Navy, was launched at Hyundai Heavy ...

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France officially starts construction of first Argentine OPV

While the first block of a new offshore patrol vessel (OPV) for the Argentine Navy was already assembled in ...

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Russia's lead Gremyashchy-class corvette starts first trials

Two brand new Russian Navy ships got underway from the Severnaya Verf in St. Petersburg on April 21 to start their ...

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Germany to lay keel for first second-batch K130 corvette

German shipbuilder Lürssen is set to host a keel-laying ceremony for the first of a second batch of Germany Navy ...

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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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USS Fitzgerald refloated in post-collision repair milestone

US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) came a step closer to rejoining the fleet after it ...

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Italian Navy receives eighth FREMM frigate Antonio Marceglia

The Italian Navy has taken delivery of FREMM frigate Antonio Marceglia from shipbuilder Fincantieri at its ...

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MTU to deliver diesel generator rectifiers for Attack-class

France’s Naval Group and Germany’s MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH have signed the first major equipment ...

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NAVSEA hosts industry as part of $21B public yard upgrade

The US Naval Sea Systems Command is kick-starting the $21 billion plan to upgrade the four public shipyards to ...

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