Anti-Submarine Warfare – Market Report 2019

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

Two US Navy aircraft carriers meet in the Mediterranean

US Navy carrier strike groups assembled around aircraft carriers USS John C. Stennis and USS Abraham Lincoln CSG ...

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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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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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FS Charles de Gaulle set for drills with Indian counterpart

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle and its carrier strike group are set to sail to India where they ...

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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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USS Ross stops in Bulgaria on first Black Sea port visit

US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) arrived in Varna, Bulgaria, April 15 for the first port ...

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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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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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US, French aircraft carriers meet up in the Red Sea

Two groups of ships assembled around aircraft carriers from the navies of the US and France gathered in the Red Sea ...

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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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CVN 72 arrives in Spain for first port call in seven years

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) arrived in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, on April 15, for its ...

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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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US, French, UK navies kick off MCM drill in Persian Gulf

Ships from the navies of the US, the UK and France have kicked off the mine countermeasures exercise Artemis ...

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Black Sea exercise Sea Shield 2019 concludes in Romania

The Romanian-hosted exercise Sea Shield 2019 concluded in the Black Sea on April 13. In addition to Romanian Navy ...

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HMS Dragon returns from 7-month Middle East drug stint

Royal Navy Type 45 destroyer HMS Dragon returned to Portsmouth on April 12, completing seven months of drug-busting ...

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HMS Montrose arrives in Bahrain for three-year stay

Royal Navy frigate HMS Montrose arrived in Bahrain on April 3 to start a three-year mission in the Persian Gulf ...

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Bomb scare on Royal Navy nuclear submarine yard a hoax

The BAE Systems’ Barrow-in-Furness shipyard was evacuated on April 10 after a bomb was reported to have been ...

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German air-defense frigate Hessen deploying to Aegean

German Navy F124 frigate FGS Hessen is scheduled to depart its Wilhelmshaven homeport on April 11 to join the ...

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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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Poland buying Leonardo's AW101 helicopters for ASW tasks

The Polish government has signed an EUR 90 million offset agreement with Leonardo MW which will precede a contract ...

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Royal Navy aviators poised for first overseas deployment

Royal Navy pilots flying UK F-35B jets in Cyprus will mark the first time in over a decade UK naval aviators are ...

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