Top News of the Week of Mar 11 – Mar 16, 2013

Top News of the Week of Mar 11 – Mar 16, 2013

Three Crew Members of US Navy EA-6B Prowler Jet Die in Aircraft Crash (UPDATE) All three crew members aboard a Navy ...

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UK: Type 45 Destroyers’ Capabilities to Be Put to ...

The potential for Type 45 destroyers to help protect deployed UK and Allied forces from threat of ballistic ...

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USA: Fleet Launches Aircraft Energy-Saving Initiatives

Fleet Launches Aircraft Energy-Saving Initiatives

Naval aviators are evaluating energy-saving refueling practices as part of a program aimed at standardizing ...

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UK Survey Ship Unveils Natural Red Sea Wonder

UK Survey Ship Unveils Natural Red Sea Wonder

A Royal Navy survey ship has produced a series of stunning images of a Grand Canyon-style ocean floor hidden deep ...

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UAE: Raytheon, Chemring Join Forces on Development of ...

Raytheon Company, acting through its Missiles Systems business, and Chemring have agreed to develop a naval ...

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USA: Navy to Save Millions through New Shipping ...

Faculty at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) have developed a shipping resupply program that aims to save the ...

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VIDEO: New Marine Robots Emerge on the Market

Al Seer Marine, LLC and 5G International Inc. announce new unmanned surface vessels (USVs). Russell Bartlett, Al ...

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Thales Opens CoE for Naval Radars in Singapore

The official opening of Thales’ Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Radar and Integrated Sensors in Singapore was held ...

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USS Guardian Investigation to Include Faulty Chart Data

USS Guardian Investigation to Include Faulty Chart Data

A U.S. Navy investigation to assess the circumstances surrounding the USS Guardian (MCM 5) grounding that occurred ...

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UAE: HMS Enterprise Finds Two Undiscovered Wrecks in Dubai

HMS Enterprise Finds Two Undiscovered Wrecks in Dubai

Recently HMS Enterprise found the wreck of a dhow in the waters around one of the world’s busiest harbours using ...

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VIDEO: OceanGate Discovers WWII-Era Grumman F6F Hellcat ...

OceanGate Discovers WW II-Era Grumman F6F Hellcat Plane off Miami Beach

OceanGate Inc., a global provider of deep-sea manned submersible solutions, announced Tuesday the discovery of a ...

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USA: SAIC Nabs Prime Contract from Naval Medical ...

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) announced it was awarded a prime contract by the Naval ...

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US Navy to Send USS Enterprise’s Fuel to Idaho

US Navy to Send USS Enterprise's Fuel to Idaho

The US Navy is going to send spent nuclear fuel from the USS Enterprise, that is being decommissioned, to Idaho for ...

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France: DCNS Unveils New Concept-Ship

DCNS Unveils New Concept-Ship

At this year’s Euronaval show, DCNS is unveiling its new concept-ship, SMX 26, a small submarine designed for ...

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USA: ONR Develops Robotic Fish

ONR Develops Robotic Fish

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) has developed a robojellyfish which is currently tethered to hydrogen and ...

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USA: BD&E to Develop Ocean Power Harnessing Generator

BD&E to Develop Ocean Power Harnessing Generator

Bodkin Design & Engineering (BD&E) has been awarded a Phase I SBIR contract from the Navy to develop a ...

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USA: PHNSY Opens Satellite Machine Shop

  Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY) opened  a new satellite machine ...

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NSWCCD-SSES Completes Scans of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter ...

Engineers at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division – Ship Systems Engineering Station (NSWCCD-SSES) ...

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US Navy Evaluating Second EM Railgun Prototype

US Navy Evaluating Second EM Railgun Prototype

The Office of Naval Research’s (ONR) Electromagnetic (EM) Railgun program is evaluating the second of two ...

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CF Task Unit Due in Azerbaijan This Week

Caspian Flotilla (CF) task unit consisting of flagship frigate Tatarstan and seagoing tug MB-58 will arrive in ...

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Russian Maritime Register of Shipping to Perform Survey ...

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) will perform survey of the Russian Navy training ship Smolny under ...

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ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Group Founds Subsidiary in Canada

ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Group Founds Subsidiary in Canada

The ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Group, a worldwide-acting company for maritime defence electronics, has founded a subsidiary ...

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USA: Scientists to Convert CO2, H2 into Jet Fuel

Scientists to Convert CO2, H2 into Jet Fuel

Refueling U.S. Navy vessels, at sea and underway, is a costly endeavor in terms of logistics, time, fiscal ...

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Soviet WW2 Submarine Found by Swedish Divers

  A Soviet submarine lost during the World War II was recently found by Swedish divers on the seabed of the ...

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USA: Presenting Zumwalt Class Destroyer SITREP

USA Presenting Zumwalt Class Destroyer SITREP

The following post is by Rear Adm. Thomas Rowden, the director for the Navy’s Surface Warfare Division: ...

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Ukraine and Russia to Cooperate on Modernization of ...

Ukraine and Russia to Cooperate on Modernization of Russian Naval Ships

Ukraine and the Russian Federation have been negotiating to upgrade ships of the Naval Forces of Russia at the ...

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UK: Tritex Multigauge 4100 ROV Inspects Sunken WW2 Ship

Tritex Multigauge 4000 ROV Inspects Sunken WW2 Ship

The tanker RFA Darkdale was sunk by a German U-boat and was the first British ship sunk south of the equator. She ...

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