New Article information at Naval Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Naval Technology Cabo Odger (OPV 84) Offshore Patrol Vessel Cabo Odger (OPV 84) is a new offshore patrol vessel built by ASMAR Shipyards, as part of the Danubio IV Project. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Amphibious Multi-Role Ship / Landing Helicopter Dock An amphibious multi-role ship / landing helicopter dock (LHD) is being built by Fincantieri at its shipyard in Castellammare di Stabia for the Italian Navy. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:55:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 78 In this issue: Autonomous systems for frontline resupply, electric hub-drive technology for armoured vehicles, the F-35’s arrival in Europe, how to turn an air force base into a ‘smart base’, the future of littoral warfare and more. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:29:00 GMT July's top stories: UK Type 26 construction, MBDA's Sea Venom / ANL missile The steel for the British Royal Navy's Type 26 frigate was cut on the River Clyde, MBDA completed the first firing of its Sea Venom / Anti-Navire Léger (ANL) anti-ship missile and USMC's CH-53K aircraft completes its first extended cross-country flig… Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Project 21 Naval Offshore Patrol Vessels (NOPVs) The Project 21 (P-21) Naval Offshore Patrol Vessels (NOPVs) are being built by Reliance Defence and Engineering Limited (RDEL) at its Pipavav shipyard. Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT The future of Littoral warfare Autonomous vehicles, augmented reality systems and advanced wireless networks were among over 50 new technologies showcased during a recent US military exercise. Claire Apthorp tuned in as experts from industry, academia and the Naval Research and De… Sun, 30 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT L'Astrolabe Polar Logistics and Patrol Vessel The L'Astrolabe Polar Logistics and Patrol Vessel was built by Chantiers Piriou shipyard in Concarneau, France. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT MV Sycamore Multi-Role Aviation Training Vessel (MATV) The Royal Australian Navy is expected to receive its new-generation training ship MV Sycamore multi-role aviation training vessel (MATV), built by Damen Shipyards Group, in July 2017. Sun, 16 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 77 In this issue: South Korea’s defence strategy, NATO’s cyber security upgrades, the future of Scotland’s military bases, stealth solutions for refuelling tankers, new research into supercavitating torpedoes and more. Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:33:00 GMT PPA Class Multi-Purpose Offshore Patrol Vessels A class of seven multi-role offshore patrol vessels (Pattugliatori Polivalenti d'Altura (PPA)) on order for the Italian Navy will be delivered by 2026. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT F125 Baden-Württemberg Class Frigate The German Navy's new F125 frigates will have the capability to be deployed worldwide for up to two years before returning to the home base and can be in operation for up to 5,000h a year, including under tropical conditions. Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT The 10 biggest aircraft carriers The eminence of aircraft carriers as floating air bases has been proven since World War II. Three of the world's 10 biggest aircraft carriers by displacement are operated by Asian naval forces, while the US Navy owns the world's biggest aircraft carr… Wed, 05 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Elbrus Class (Project 23120) Logistics Support Vessels The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation ordered a series of three Project 23120-class ice-capable logistics support vessels to support multiple mission needs of the Russian Navy. Wed, 05 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Gerald R Ford Class (CVN 78/79) – US Navy CVN 21 Future Carrier Programme The US Navy's programme CVN 21 for the future generation aircraft carrier programme was previously known as the CVN(X). Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT June's top stories: HMS Queen Elizabeth sea trials, US' $13bn Ford-class carrier The British Royal Navy's HMS Queen Elizabeth set sail for the first time to begin six weeks of sea trials, the US Navy accepted the delivery of its first $12.9bn Ford-class aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), and a new report wa… Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT 85 Defiant Class Near Coastal Patrol Vessels (NCPVs) Metal Shark are developing the 85 Defiant Class Near Coastal Patrol Vessels (NCPVs) for the US partner nations. Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Queen Elizabeth Class (CVF) The new UK CVF Royal Navy aircraft carriers, HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Prince of Wales, are expected to enter service in 2017 and 2018 respectively. The aircraft carrier was officially christened by The Queen in July 2014. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT The allure of supercavitating torpedoes Alongside directed energy weapons and electromagnetic rail guns, supercavitating torpedoes repeatedly feature at the top of the wish list of must-have capabilities for any self-respecting navy of the future – and it is easy to see why. The allure of … Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Project 12700 Mine Countermeasures Vessels The Project 12700 mine countermeasures vessels are being built by Sredne-Nevskiy Shipyard, a subsidiary of United Shipbuilding Corporation, for the Russian Navy. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Gerald R Ford: Ready or not? The US Navy’s Gerald R Ford carrier is suffering from a number of issues which could affect major areas of flight operations, rendering it “not ready for warfare”, according to a Department of Defense memo obtained by Bloomberg News. The $12.9bn Ford… Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT