OPV Market Survey Report

Offshore Patrol Vessels

Defence IQ conducted a survey with navy experts on Deployments, Investments and Industry Offering.

Fourth Royal Navy OPV named in Glasgow ceremony

The Royal Navy held an official naming ceremony for HMS Tamar, the fourth of overall five new Batch 2 River-class ...

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UK starts integration of Meteor, SPEAR missiles on F-35Bs

UK defense contractor BAE Systems announced it has started work on the integration of Meteor air-to-air and SPEAR ...

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Spain mulling purchase of US AAVs

Spain could buy BAE Systems-built assault amphibious vehicles(AAV) following a US State Department approval for the ...

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Australia picks Raytheon for Aegis integration

The Australian defense ministry has selected Raytheon Australia to act as the country’s Aegis systems ...

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BAE Systems gets $114.5M for USS Bulkeley modernization

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded BAE Systems a $114.5 million contract for the maintenance and ...

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Type 26 officially becomes Canadian Surface Combatant

The Canadian government has officially signed a contract with Irving Shipbuilding and the BAE Systems-Lockheed ...

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BAE Systems gets $79.8m for US Navy C4I support

BAE Systems announced it has received a $79.8 million contract to assist the US Navy in maintaining and operating ...

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BAE Systems signs QE-class mission systems support contract

UK defense contractor BAE Systems announced it would be providing essential mission system support to the Royal ...

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BAE Systems gets $78m for USS Shoup refit

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded BAE Systems a $78.8 million contract for the maintenance and ...

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HMS Chiddingfold returns to water after extensive refit

Royal Navy minehunter HMS Chiddingfold was launched at BAE Systems’ Portsmouth site after undergoing what the ...

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Second Dreadnought submarine named HMS Valiant

The second Royal Navy Dreadnought-class ballistic missile submarine will be named HMS Valiant, the UK defense ...

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BAE Systems Australia opens shipside support tower

BAE Systems Australia formally opened a new shipside support tower at its Henderson facility on November 30. The $5 ...

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BAE undocks first Anzac frigate to undergo AMCAP upgrade

The first Royal Australian Navy Anzac-class frigate to undergo the Anzac Mid Life Capability Assurance Program ...

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BAE confirms Australian Type 26 combat system integrators

BAE Systems Australia, the main contractor in the Royal Australian Navy’s Hunter-class frigate acquisition ...

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BAE Systems investing into AR/AI for future combat systems

UK defense company BAE Systems announced it is investing £20 million into the development of augmented reality and ...

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Canada picks BAE's Type 26 frigate for its CSC program

The Canadian government and Irving Shipbuilding Inc. have selected the BAE Systems’ Type 26 frigate design ...

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BAE Systems launches fourth River-class OPV Tamar

BAE Systems has launched HMS Tamar – the fourth of five Batch 2 River-class offshore patrol vessels – ...

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Industry team submits proposal for RAN LHD maintenance

An industry team composed of BAE Systems, Atlantic & Peninsula Australia, Saab Australia and Navantia Australia ...

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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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BAE gets $146m for USS Gettysburg (CG 64) modernization

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded BAE Systems a $146.3 million contract for the modernization of ...

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Cammell Laird boasts strong supplier network for Type 31 bid

UK shipbuilder Cammell Laird announced it has built a network of more than 2,000 suppliers that will be involved in ...

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