AN/SPY-6(V) radar tracks ballistic missile through intercept

The AN/SPY-6(V) radar under development for the US Navy achieved a new milestone recently tracking a ballistic ...

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USS Harry S Truman joining NATO's Trident Juncture

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) will be joining the largest NATO exercise which is set to ...

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US cruiser trains with Thai Navy ships in East China Sea

US Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) met up with Royal Thai Navy patrol vessel HTMS Krabi (OPV 551) ...

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US Navy names two more littoral combat ships

The US Navy announced the names of further two littoral combat ships (LCS) on October 9. The Secretary of the Navy ...

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Three navies kick off exercise Mare Aperto 2018

The second multilateral maritime exercise Mare Aperto in 2018 has begun in the Mediterranean Sea, with the ...

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Austal gets additional deal for US Navy's LCS service work

USS Charleston

Austal USA, the US subsidiary of the Australian shipbuilder, has been awarded an additional $16.5 million contract ...

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US Navy names new LCS after city of Cleveland

The US Navy has named a new littoral combat ship in honor of Cleveland, Ohio, and the citizens of Cleveland for ...

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US, Malaysia kick off MTA Malaysia 2018

Sailors from the navies of Malaysia and the US kicked off Maritime Training Activity (MTA) Malaysia 2018 in Lumut, ...

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US Navy eyeing greater engagement in Pacific Islands

“The United States can help Pacific island nations with security needs,” US Navy Undersecretary Thomas ...

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New Japan amphibious brigade joins US-Philippine naval drill

The newly established Japan Ground Self Defense Force (JGSDF) Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade (ARDB) embarked a ...

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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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HII wraps up sale of Avondale facility

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has completed the sale of HII’s Avondale facility to Avondale Marine, a joint ...

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US Navy contracts Qinetiq for armored vehicle research

The US Office of Naval Research has contracted UK-based defense technology company QinetiQ to develop two separate ...

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USCGC Straton home after seizing 10 tons of cocaine

US Coast Guard’s national security cutter USCGC Strato returned home after a deployment in which operations ...

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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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First Saudi MH-60R in Mayport for flight crew training

The first of ten future Royal Saudi Arabian Navy MH60-R Seahawk helicopters landed at Naval Station Mayport on ...

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South Africa hosts three-nation IBSAMAR drill

The annual IBSAMAR maritime exercise organized between the navies of Brazil, India and South Africa kicked off ...

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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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US Coast guard orders seven more response boats

The US Coast Guard has awarded Louisiana-based Metal Shark Boats a $3 million contract for the delivery of seven ...

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USNS Comfort ready for 11-week medical assistance mission

US Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) is ready to start Enduring Promise, an 11-week medical assistance ...

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Ford-class AAG completes turboprop aircraft testing

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS), the company in charge of delivering the Advanced Arresting Gear ...

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International SMARTEX exercise wraps up in the Med

Ships and personnel from the US, Spain, Germany and France concluded the four-day Smart Defense Exercise (SMARTEX) ...

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USS Wasp visits Singapore after South China Sea drills

After completing integrated Defense of the Amphibious Task Force (DATF) drills in the South China Sea, US Navy ...

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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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SMIT Salvage lands US Navy marine salvage contract

SMIT Salvage, a Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) subsidiary, has received two five-year marine salvage ...

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NAVSEA takes over US Navy ship maintenance in Japan

Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) formally assumed responsibility for ship maintenance availabilities ...

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