Anti-Submarine Warfare – Market Report 2019

ASW has once again risen high on the agendas of NATO’s maritime forces.

Work progresses on first Royal Navy Type 26 frigate

Future HMS Glasgow, the first of the new class of Royal Navy Type 26 frigates, is beginning to resemble a ship as ...

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Russia launches Poseidon-capable submarine Belgorod

Russia’s Sevmash Shipyard launched the special-purpose submarine Belgorod at its Severodvinsk site in a ...

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VT Halter Marine to build USCG's new heavy icebreaker

The US Coast Guard and US Navy have awarded VT Halter Marine a contract for the detail design and construction ...

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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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India launches third Project 15B destroyer Imphal

Indian shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited hosted a launching ceremony for the Indian Navy’s third ...

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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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GDEB gets $269m for US, UK SSBN missile tube work

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) a $269.3 million contract for ...

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USS Charleston completes maiden voyage, arrives in San Diego

The US Navy’s newest littoral combat ship, USS Charleston (LCS 18), arrived at its San Diego homeport April ...

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Damen, GNYK invited to submit final bids for MKS180

Shipbuilders German Naval Yards Kiel (GNYK) and Damen have been invited to submit their final bids for the German ...

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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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France launches seventh FREMM frigate Alsace

The French Navy’s seventh FREMM frigate was floated out Naval Group’s Lorient shipyard on April 18. In ...

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OSI to design Canadian Type 26 integrated bridge

The integrated bridge and navigation system (IBNS) for the Royal Canadian Navy’s Type 26 surface combatants ...

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French Navy receives final B2M multi-mission ship

The French defense procurement agency has accepted delivery of the fourth and final d’Entrecasteaux-class ...

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Sweden's new signals intelligence ship launched in Poland

Polish shipbuilder Nauta Shiprepair Yard has launched the hull of the Swedish Navy’s new signals intelligence ...

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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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Malaysia's first Littoral Mission Ship launched in China

China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC), has launched the first of a new class of four Royal Malaysian Navy ...

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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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Norway's HNoMS Maud arrives home

HNoMS Maud, the Royal Norwegian Navy’s new logistics and support vessel, arrived to its new homeport of ...

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HNOMS Helge Ingstad returns to water

The Royal Norwegian Navy frigate HNoMS Helge Ingstad was refloated on April 10, less than six weeks after she was ...

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GD awards HII USD 727m for Block V Virginia-class materials

General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) has awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries a $727.4 million contract ...

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HII lays keel for US Navy LPD Richard M. McCool Jr.

US shipbuilder Huntington Ingals Industries authenticated the keel of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport ...

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South Korea to export three more submarines to Indonesia

The Indonesian defense ministry ordered an additional three 1,400-ton submarines under a contract signed on the day ...

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NZ Navy's biggest vessel ready for launch in South Korea

HMNZS Aotearoa

The future HMNZS Aotearoa, the biggest ever vessel to be built for the Royal New Zealand Navy, is taking shape and ...

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US Navy censures officers involved in USS Fitzgerald crash

US Navy Secretary (SECNAV) Richard V. Spencer is to issue a secretarial letter of censure to former USS Fitzgerald ...

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Finland shortlists Saab for Squadron 2020 combat systems

The Finnish defense ministry has selected Sweden’s Saab as the preferred bidder for the development and ...

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