New Article information at Naval Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Naval Technology BAL-C Logistics Support Vessel The Armed Forces of Honduras is acquiring a logistics support and cargo vessel named Buque de Apoyo Logístico y Cabotaje (BAL-C) from Colombia to improve the country's maritime security capabilities in La Mosquitia and other remote areas. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT U212A Todaro Class Submarines The U212A Todaro-class submarines were built by Fincantieri for the Italian Navy (Marina Militare). Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT BAP Pisco Landing Platform Dock BAP Pisco (AMP-156) is a new multi-purpose landing platform dock (LPD) being built by SIMA-Peru Marine Industrial Services for the Peruvian Navy. Tue, 16 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Yuri Ivanov (Project 18280) Class Intelligence-Gathering Vessels Project 18280-class is a fleet of two intelligence-gathering vessels built to meet specific mission needs of the Russian Navy. Thu, 11 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 75 In this issue: The race for satellite servicing robots in the US, Finland’s defence upgrades, replacing the Royal Navy’s Harpoon missiles, why NATO must adapt to survive, and more. Wed, 10 May 2017 12:01:00 GMT US Marine Corp’s ACV competition: profiling the contenders Testing for the US Marine Corps’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle increment 1.1 programme is now underway, with contenders lining up to replace the force’s battle-weary Assault Amphibious Vehicle fleet. Two teams have been awarded EMD contracts for the comp… Mon, 08 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT Securing the Royal Navy’s future firepower As things stand, 2018 will see the Royal Navy’s Harpoon (Block 1C) missile – the sole heavyweight anti-ship missile system in its service – retire without replacement, leaving the UK with a serious under-capacity to perform the most fundamental of al… Sun, 07 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Gowind® 2500 Corvette The Gowind® 2500 corvette is one of two variants in the Gowind family of multi-mission corvettes developed by DCNS Group. Thu, 04 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ivan Papanin (Project 23550) Class Arctic Patrol Vessels The Ivan Papanin (Project 23550) class is a fleet of two multipurpose patrol icebreakers being built by JSC Admiralty Shipyards for the Russian Navy. Wed, 03 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT April's top stories: UK MoD negotiates £1.4bn contract, Australia releases RFT for $35bn UK MoD negotiates £1.4bn contract for Royal Navy's sixth Astute-class submarine, and Australian Government releases RFT for $35bn Future Frigate project. wraps up the key headlines from April, 2017. Wed, 03 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Alemdar Submarine Rescue Mother Ship (MOSHIP) TCG Alemdar Submarine Rescue Mother Ship (MOSHIP) entered service with the Turkish Naval Forces Command in January 2017. Tue, 02 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Luyang-III Class / Type 052D Destroyers The Luyang-III-class, Type 052D, guided-missile destroyers are being built by Changxingdao-Jiangnan Shipyard (JNCX) and Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC) for the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN). Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 74 In this issue: The EU army that isn’t an army, BAE Systems on cyber security skills, innovation in explosive trace detection, Airbus’ high-altitude pseudo-satellite, the UK’s $1bn deal for US-built Predator B aircraft, piracy in Somalia after Operati… Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:42:00 GMT KM Bagan Datuk Class Patrol Craft The TKM Bagan Datuk-class is a fleet of new generation patrol craft that Destini Shipbuilding & Engineering, a subsidiary of Destini Berhad, is building for the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA). Sun, 02 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT March's top stories: UK carrier strike capability delay, RAN's ASMD upgrade The UK National Audit Office warned of potential delays in achieving initial carrier strike operating capability, BAE Systems completed anti-ship missile defence (ASMD) upgrade of Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) last Anzac frigate and US, UK and French… Sun, 02 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Operation Ocean Shield: mission success? Since the end of NATO’s Operation Ocean Shield, two ships have been hijacked within two weeks near the cost of Somalia – a development that has raised questions over the success of the mission. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:45:00 GMT Expeditionary Transfer Dock (ESD) / Expeditionary Sea Base (ESB) Formerly known as Mobile Landing Platform (MLP), the Expeditionary Transfer Dock (ESD) / Expeditionary Sea Base (ESB) is a new class of auxiliary vessels under construction for the US Navy. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:00:00 GMT Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment (AOR) Replacement Vessels The Government of Australia is acquiring a class of two new Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment (AOR) vessels under Phase 3 of SEA 1654 programme, to provide maritime support capability to the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 73 In this issue: The UK’s laser weapons project, US defence under Trump, industry trends for the year ahead, the challenges of maintaining effective land forces, new energy ideas for operating bases, a lesson in air readiness with NATO, and more. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:35:00 GMT FSD195 Fast Patrol Vessel The FSD195 fast patrol vessel (FPV) was designed and built by Italian shipbuilder Ferretti Group's subsidiary Ferretti Security and Defence (FSD), and was initially unveiled in February 2016. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 10:10:00 GMT