Canada names 1st Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship

The Royal Canadian Navy’s first ship built under the Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship (AOPS) project, Harry ...

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USS Michael Murphy visits PNG ahead of APEC 2018

The US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) arrived in Port Moresby, Papua New ...

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Canadian Halifax-class frigates to receive ASW upgrades

The Royal Canadian Navy has given the go-ahead for the Underwater Warfare Suite Upgrade (UWSU) of its Halifax-class ...

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Japan launches first lithium-ion battery powered submarine

Japanese shipbuilder Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has launched the 11th Soryu-class submarine for the ...

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Second Royal Navy aircraft carrier gets navigation bridge

The Royal Navy’s second Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier – the future HMS Prince of Wales – ...

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US Navy to christen new guided-missile destroyer this week

The US Navy will christen the newest guided-missile destroyer, the future USS Frank E. Petersen Jr. (DDG 121), at a ...

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Royal Navy's new tanker RFA Tidesurge begins trials

At the beginning of October, the third of Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s new tankers headed to sea to begin military ...

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Australia awards BAE Systems first Hunter-class contract

The Australian government announced on October 4 the signing of an interim contract with BAE Systems Australia for ...

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F-35Bs ace night-time landings on HMS Queen Elizabeth trials

F-35 Lightning jets achieved another milestone during flight trials on board the Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS ...

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Unique Group to deliver tech for SAS hydrographic newbuilds

Southern African Shipyards has awarded subsea and offshore solution specialist Unique Group a contract to deliver ...

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First steel cut for Australian OPVs

Construction works on the Royal Australian Navy’s new generation of offshore patrol vessels officially kicked ...

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Seaspan contracts Hawboldt Industries for JSS deliveries

Canadian shipbuilder Seaspan announced it has awarded Hawboldt Industries two contracts totaling CAD$8 million for ...

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HII gets $97m long-lead contract for 11th US Coast Guard NSC

The US Coast Guard has awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division a $97 million ...

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UK MoD names new Type 26 frigate

UK defense secretary Gavin Williamson on September 30 announced the name of another Type 26 frigate and revealed ...

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US Coast Guards awards funds for OPC construction start

Construction of US Coast Guard’s new offshore patrol cutters (OPCs) is officially starting after the service ...

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German Navy corvette returning from Lebanon mission

The lead ship of the German Navy’s K130 corvettes, the FGS Braunschweig, is returning from a five-month ...

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F-35Bs land on HMS Queen Elizabeth for first time ever

The UK has once again joined the club of aircraft carrier operating nations as first F-35Bs landed on the flight ...

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US Navy commissioning Virginia-class submarine USS Indiana

The US Navy will commission Virginia-class fast attack submarine USS Indiana (SSN 789) in a ceremony at the Navy ...

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November launch set as Mexico's POLA nears completion

The Mexican Navy’s Patrulla Oceánica de Largo Alcance (POLA) corvette is now 78 percent complete as the ...

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US Navy awards $9 billion contracts for DDG-51 construction

The US Navy has awarded two contracts totaling over $9 billion for the construction of Flight III configuration ...

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US Coast Guard transfers two Island-class cutters to Ukraine

The US Coast Guard transferred two of its decommissioned Island-class cutters to Ukraine in a ceremony at the Coast ...

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USACE's Sturgis heads for dismantling site

The US Army’s first floating nuclear power plant vessel Sturgis got underway from the Port of Brownsville and ...

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Indian Navy orders two diving support vessels

The Indian Navy has contracted Visakhapatnam-based shipbuilder Hindustan Shipyard Limited for the construction of ...

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Singapore commissions two LMVs, opens new training center

The Republic of Singapore Navy commissioned two littoral mission vessels (LMV) and inaugurated a new simulation ...

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India contracts Germany's TKMS for INS Shishumar upgrade

Indian shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders (MDL) has contracted German submarine specialist thyssenkrupp Marine ...

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