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 BMT to provide consultancy support for Norway's submarine acquisition programme http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbmt-to-provide-consultancy-support-for-norways-submarine-acquisition-programme-5824879 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbmt-to-provide-consultancy-support-for-norways-submarine-acquisition-programme-5824879 BMT Defence Services (BMT) has secured a new deal to deliver consultancy support for Norway's new submarine acquisition programme. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT NSAG to supply IPMS system for Australian Navy's AOR vessels http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsjv-firm-to-supply-ipms-solution-for-australian-navy-vessels-5825602 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsjv-firm-to-supply-ipms-solution-for-australian-navy-vessels-5825602 Joint venture (JV) company Navantia SAGE Automation Group (NSAG) has secured a new contract to deliver integrated platform management systems (IPMS) for the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) auxiliary oiler replenishment (AOR) ships. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Future aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford undergoes sea acceptance trials http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-cvn-78-undergoes-sea-acceptance-trials-5825643 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-cvn-78-undergoes-sea-acceptance-trials-5825643 The US Navy's USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Ford-class aircraft carrier has departed Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, in order to undergo its second set of sea trials. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Booz Allen Hamilton, Northrop Grumman, Israel Aerospace Industries http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-booz-allen-hamilton-northrop-grumman-israel-aerospace-industries-5824195 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-booz-allen-hamilton-northrop-grumman-israel-aerospace-industries-5824195 The US Navy awarded a $96.1m contract to Booz Allen Hamilton Inc to provide secure communication systems required for the upgrade of its tactical communication networks. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Leidos to help sustain Distributed Common Ground System – Navy (DCGS-N) http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsleidos-awarded-43m-support-contract-by-spawar-systems-center-atlantic-5822882 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsleidos-awarded-43m-support-contract-by-spawar-systems-center-atlantic-5822882 Global science and technology company Leidos has secured a new prime contract from the US Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) Systems Center Atlantic in the US. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Lockheed Martin Canada to replace combat management system for Chile’s Type 23 frigates http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-canada-to-replace-combat-management-system-for-chilean-navy-frigates-5824297 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-canada-to-replace-combat-management-system-for-chilean-navy-frigates-5824297 Lockheed Martin Canada has secured a new contract from the Chilean Navy (Armada de Chile) for replacement combat management systems (CMS) and select subsystems for its three Type 23 frigates. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Raytheon to supply variable depth sonar for US Navy LCS vessels http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsraytheon-to-supply-variable-depth-sonar-for-us-navy-lcs-vessels-5824216 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsraytheon-to-supply-variable-depth-sonar-for-us-navy-lcs-vessels-5824216 The US Navy has awarded a contract to Raytheon for the delivery of its new variable depth sonar (VDS) system, which is an anti-submarine solution designed for the littoral combat ship (LCS) class. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Oshkosh Defense to supply additional P-19R ARFF vehicles to USMC http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsoshkosh-defense-to-supply-additional-p-19r-arff-vehicles-to-usmc-5821629 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsoshkosh-defense-to-supply-additional-p-19r-arff-vehicles-to-usmc-5821629 The US Marine Corps (USMC) has awarded a new delivery order valued at more than $33m to Oshkosh Defense for the delivery of additional 54 P-19R aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) vehicles. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Saudi Arabia requests $250m naval blanket order training programme from US http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-to-approve-foreign-military-sale-for-naval-blanket-order-training-in-saudi-arabia-5822973 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-to-approve-foreign-military-sale-for-naval-blanket-order-training-in-saudi-arabia-5822973 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for a navy blanket order training programme. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Schiebel Camcopter S-100 completes flight trials in Norway http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsschiebel-camcopter-s-100-completes-flight-trials-in-norway-5822815 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsschiebel-camcopter-s-100-completes-flight-trials-in-norway-5822815 Schiebel's Camcopter S-100 unmanned air system (UAS) has successfully completed flight trials at Andøya Test Center (ATC) in Norway. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT IAI secures $630m contract to supply LRSAM systems for Indian Navy vessels http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsiai-secures-630m-contract-to-supply-lrsam-systems-to-indian-navy-vessels-5820547 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsiai-secures-630m-contract-to-supply-lrsam-systems-to-indian-navy-vessels-5820547 The Indian Navy has awarded an additional $630m contract to Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for the delivery of long-range surface-to-air missile (LRSAM) defence systems for four of the navy's vessels. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Boeing to offer extended maintenance support for F/A-18 Hornet variants http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsboeing-to-offer-extended-maintenance-support-for-fa-18-hornet-variants-5821579 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsboeing-to-offer-extended-maintenance-support-for-fa-18-hornet-variants-5821579 Boeing has been awarded a $238m contract extension for the provision of additional depot-level maintenance support and sustainment for the F/A-18 A/B/C/D/E/F Hornet and Super Hornet fighters. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's LCS 12 completes sea acceptance trials http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-lcs-12-completes-sea-acceptance-trials-5821476 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-lcs-12-completes-sea-acceptance-trials-5821476 The US Navy's newest Independence-class littoral combat ship (LCS) USS Omaha (LCS 12) has successfully completed its sea acceptance trials before being delivered to the navy. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Germany's K130 corvette construction award violates public procurement law, says tribunal http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbundeswehrs-k130-corvette-development-award-to-previous-contractor-violates-public-procurement-law-5819493 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbundeswehrs-k130-corvette-development-award-to-previous-contractor-violates-public-procurement-law-5819493 The planned award of a contract by the unified armed forces of Germany, Bundeswehr, for the development of five additional Type K130 corvettes to the previous contractor has been found to violate public procurement law. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's PEO C4I contracts Booz Allen for tactical networks modernisation http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newspeo-c4i-awards-961m-tactical-networks-modernisation-contract-to-booz-allen-5818903 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newspeo-c4i-awards-961m-tactical-networks-modernisation-contract-to-booz-allen-5818903 Booz Allen Hamilton has secured a new cost-plus-fixed-fee deal to provide secure and reliable communications networks for US Navy forces. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT British Royal Navy test fires HMS Diamond's Sea Viper missile system http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navy-test-fires-sea-viper-missile-onboard-hms-diamond-warship-5820310 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navy-test-fires-sea-viper-missile-onboard-hms-diamond-warship-5820310 The British Royal Navy's HMS Diamond Type 45 destroyer has successfully tested its Sea Viper missile system off the coast of Scotland, thereby proving its ability to defend itself and other nearby vessels from a range of threats. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT British Royal Navy's HMS Grimsby arrives for refit in Rosyth, Scotland http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navys-hms-grimsby-arrives-for-refit-in-scotlands-rosyth-royal-dockyard-5817718 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navys-hms-grimsby-arrives-for-refit-in-scotlands-rosyth-royal-dockyard-5817718 The British Royal Navy's Sandown-class minehunter HMS Grimsby is set to undergo a full refit programme at Rosyth Royal dockyard in Scotland. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Lockheed Martin, Rolls-Royce, Boeing http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lockheed-martin-rolls-royce-boeing-5817651 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lockheed-martin-rolls-royce-boeing-5817651 The US Navy's Strategic Systems Programs has awarded a $64.68m contract to Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company to support weapon systems integration under the common missile compartment (CMC) programme. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indian and Singapore navies begin SIMBEX-17 maritime bilateral exercise http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-and-singapore-navies-begin-maritime-bilateral-exercise-2017-5818835 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-and-singapore-navies-begin-maritime-bilateral-exercise-2017-5818835 The Indian Navy and the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) have commenced their 24th Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercises 2017 (SIMBEX-17). Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce's MT30 gas turbines to power ROK Navy's Daegu-class frigates http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-provide-gas-turbines-to-korea-navys-daegu-class-frigates-5817595 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-provide-gas-turbines-to-korea-navys-daegu-class-frigates-5817595 Rolls-Royce has secured a new contract to deliver MT30 marine gas turbines for the next three vessels in the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy's Daegu-class frigate programme. 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