New News information at Naval Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.naval-technology.com http://www.naval-technology.com/ en-us http://www.naval-technology.com/ New News information at Naval Technology http://www.naval-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif US Navy's Nimitz and CVW 11 complete Blue Water Certification http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-nimitz-and-cvw-11-complete-blue-water-certification-5793131 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-nimitz-and-cvw-11-complete-blue-water-certification-5793131 The US Navy has successfully completed Blue Water Certification for its USS Nimitz (CVN 68) supercarrier and aircraft carrier air wing Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 11, which was achieved durng a Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX). Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indian Navy conducts first test firing of BrahMos land attack supersonic cruise missile http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-navy-conducts-first-test-firing-of-brahmos-land-attack-supersonic-cruise-missile-5794159 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-navy-conducts-first-test-firing-of-brahmos-land-attack-supersonic-cruise-missile-5794159 The Indian Navy has successfully carried out the maiden firing of the BrahMos land-attack supersonic cruise missile from an Indian naval vessel, known as Teg. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Construction begins on British Royal Navy's HMS Spey OPV in Scotland http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navys-hms-spey-opv-begins-construction-in-scotland-5793419 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navys-hms-spey-opv-begins-construction-in-scotland-5793419 BAE Systems has officially commenced the construction work on the British Royal Navy’s fifth new offshore patrol vessel (OPV) HMS Spey, which is being built at the company's Govan shipyard on the Clyde in Scotland. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Australian Navy's MV Sycamore MATV completes sea trials http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navys-mv-sycamore-matv-completes-sea-trials-5793031 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navys-mv-sycamore-matv-completes-sea-trials-5793031 The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) has successfully completed the sea trials of its MV Sycamore multi-role aviation training vessel (MATV). Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Saab contracted for maintenance of Polish Navy's RBS15 Mk3 missiles http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newssaab-secures-order-for-maintenance-and-logistic-support-of-polish-navys-rbs15-mk3-missiles-5792002 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newssaab-secures-order-for-maintenance-and-logistic-support-of-polish-navys-rbs15-mk3-missiles-5792002 Saab has received a new order to provide maintenance and logistic support services for the Polish Navy's RBS15 Mk3 surface-to-surface missile system. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Bell Boeing JPO, Rolls-Royce, Raytheon http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bell-boeing-jpo-rolls-royce-raytheon-5791946 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bell-boeing-jpo-rolls-royce-raytheon-5791946 The US Naval Supply Systems Command Weapons Systems Support has awarded a modification contract to the Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office (JPO) for the repair of multiple parts on V-22 aircraft. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Italian Navy receives sixth FREMM frigate Rizzo http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsitalian-navy-receives-sixth-fremm-frigate-rizzo-5792747 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsitalian-navy-receives-sixth-fremm-frigate-rizzo-5792747 The Italian Navy has taken delivery of its sixth frégate européenne multi-mission (FREMM) frigate ITS Luigi Rizzo at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Muggiano, La Spezia, Italy. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Cirrus to develop TACEW simulation training system for Australian Navy http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navy-conducts-electronic-warfare-simulation-to-train-sailors-to-fight-at-sea-5790920 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navy-conducts-electronic-warfare-simulation-to-train-sailors-to-fight-at-sea-5790920 The Australian Defence Industry has signed a contract with Cirrus Real Time Processing Systems for the design and delivery of new and advanced maritime training systems. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK MoD negotiates £1.4bn contract for Royal Navy's sixth Astute-class submarine http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuk-mod-negotiates-14bn-contract-for-royal-navys-sixth-astute-class-submarine-5791920 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuk-mod-negotiates-14bn-contract-for-royal-navys-sixth-astute-class-submarine-5791920 The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has negotiated a £1.4bn contract for the delivery of the Royal Navy's new Agamemnon Astute-class submarine, which will be deployed to protect the country's new aircraft carriers and nuclear deterrent. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT VSE secures $91.1m in NAVSEA FMS support contracts http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsvse-secures-911m-navsea-fms-contracts-5790791 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsvse-secures-911m-navsea-fms-contracts-5790791 Technical service provider VSE has been awarded several delivery orders during the first quarter of this year, totalling an estimated $91.1m. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT GA-EMS to provide LiFT battery system for SAHRV platform http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsga-ems-to-deploy-lift-battery-system-onto-sahrv-platform-5789475 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsga-ems-to-deploy-lift-battery-system-onto-sahrv-platform-5789475 General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) has been contracted to deliver its Lithium-ion Fault Tolerant (LiFT) battery system for the semi-autonomous hydrographic reconnaissance vehicle (SAHRV). Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy conducts first ballistic missile flight test for AN / SPY-6(V) AMDR http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-successfully-conducts-an-spy-6v-amdr-ballistic-missile-target-test-5790515 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-successfully-conducts-an-spy-6v-amdr-ballistic-missile-target-test-5790515 The US Navy has successfully conducted the first in a series of ballistic missile defence flight tests for the AN / SPY-6(V) air and missile defence radar (AMDR). Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier completes builder's sea trials http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-cvn-78-aircraft-carrier-successfully-completes-builders-sea-trials-5789246 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-cvn-78-aircraft-carrier-successfully-completes-builders-sea-trials-5789246 The US Navy's first Ford-class aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), has returned to Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, after successfully completing builder's sea trials. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's Los Angeles-class submarine USS Providence completes PIRA http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-receives-uss-providence-ssn-719-back-to-its-fleet-5788127 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-receives-uss-providence-ssn-719-back-to-its-fleet-5788127 The US Navy has received its USS Providence (SSN 719) Los Angeles-class submarine from Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine, following the completion of a major maintenance availability programme. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Australian Navy's Seahawk helicopter conducts final operational flight http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navys-seahawk-helicopter-takes-off-for-last-operational-flight-5788185 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navys-seahawk-helicopter-takes-off-for-last-operational-flight-5788185 The Royal Australian Navy's S-70B-2 (Skeletor) anti-submarine Seahawk helicopter has been retired, after completing more than 28 years of service and logging 6,200 airframe hours. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy lays keel for littoral combat ship USS Cincinnati http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-lays-keel-for-uss-cincinnati-lcs-5789132 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-lays-keel-for-uss-cincinnati-lcs-5789132 The US Navy has laid the keel for its future littoral combat ship (LCS 20) USS Cincinnati at Austal USA's shipyard in Mobile, Alabama, marking the beginning of vessel's construction. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Phoenix International, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-phoenix-international-lockheed-martin-northrop-grumman-5785648 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-phoenix-international-lockheed-martin-northrop-grumman-5785648 The US Office of Naval Research has awarded a deal worth $14.52m to Phoenix International Holdings Inc for the development of an unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) testbed. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT HII to deliver engineering services and technical support to US NSWCPD http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshii-to-deliver-engineering-services-and-technical-support-us-nswcpd-5786734 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshii-to-deliver-engineering-services-and-technical-support-us-nswcpd-5786734 Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Technical Solutions division has been awarded a new contract to deliver engineering services and technical, logistics, maintenance and installation / alteration support to the US Naval Sea System Command's (NAVSEA… Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy conducts air defence exercises with USS San Jacinto http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-conducts-air-defence-exercises-with-uss-san-jacinto-5786671 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-conducts-air-defence-exercises-with-uss-san-jacinto-5786671 The US Navy's Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group (Ike CSG) has carried out a trial air defence mission during a sustainment exercise (SUSTEX). Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT French Navy receives fourth FREMM frigate from DCNS http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsfrench-navy-receives-fourth-fremm-frigate-from-dcns-5786360 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsfrench-navy-receives-fourth-fremm-frigate-from-dcns-5786360 The French Navy has received the fourth frégate européenne multi-mission (FREMM) frigate from arms industry company DCNS, which has been named Auvergne. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT