Naval Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.naval-technology.com web site http://www.naval-technology.com/ en-us http://www.naval-technology.com/ Naval Technology-Updates http://www.naval-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif US Navy’s first F-35C fleet soon to complete final at-sea developmental test phase http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-first-f-35c-fleet-to-soon-complete-final-at-sea-developmental-test-phase-4990858 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-first-f-35c-fleet-to-soon-complete-final-at-sea-developmental-test-phase-4990858 The US Navy’s first fleet of seven F-35C Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft is set to successfully complete the third and final round of at-sea developmental testing, DT-III, aboard the Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS George… Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT PN Fleet Tanker http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/pn-fleet-tanker/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/pn-fleet-tanker/ PN Fleet Tanker (PNFT) is a new fleet replenishment vessel built by Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works (KS&EW) in co-operation with Turkish-based Savunma Teknoloji Mühendislik ve Ticaret (STM), for the Pakistan Navy. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT US Navy opens new submarine firefighting trainer in Guam http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-opens-new-submarine-firefighting-trainer-in-guam-4990714 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-opens-new-submarine-firefighting-trainer-in-guam-4990714 The US Naval Submarine Training Center Pacific (NSTCP) detachment has opened the new Mobile Trainer (MT) 1000 submarine firefighting trainer on Polaris Point in Guam, US. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT UK Navy’s HMS Daring destroyer to join fight against ISIS in Gulf http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuk-navys-hms-daring-destroyer-to-join-fight-against-isis-in-gulf-4990996 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuk-navys-hms-daring-destroyer-to-join-fight-against-isis-in-gulf-4990996 UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has announced that the Royal Navy’s Daring-class, Type 45 anti-air warfare destroyer HMS Daring (D32) has been deployed in the Gulf to join the fight against the terrorist group, ISIS. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Karel Doorman Joint Logistic Support Ship http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/karel-doorman-joint-logistic-support-ship/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/karel-doorman-joint-logistic-support-ship/ Karel Doorman is a joint logistic support ship designed and built by Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding (DSNS), for the Royal Netherlands Navy. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Tenmat Exhibiting at SMM 2016 http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/bearings/tenmat-naval/presstenmat-exhibiting-smm-2016.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/bearings/tenmat-naval/presstenmat-exhibiting-smm-2016.html Tenmat will be present at SMM 2016 at Hamburg Messe und Congress (HMC) from 6-9 September 2016. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Lockheed Martin, US State Department, and Raytheon http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lockheed-martin-raytheon-newport-news-shipbuilding-4988823 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lockheed-martin-raytheon-newport-news-shipbuilding-4988823 Lockheed Martin has been contracted to deliver COMBATSS-21 battle management systems to the US Navy frigates for $79.5m. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Northrop Grumman and USMC complete GWLR design reviews http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnorthrop-grumman-and-usmc-complete-gwlr-design-reviews-4989302 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnorthrop-grumman-and-usmc-complete-gwlr-design-reviews-4989302 Northrop Grumman and the US Marine Corps (USMC) have successfully completed preliminary and critical design reviews of the ground weapon-locating radar (GWLR) mode software update for the AN/TPS-80 ground/air task-oriented radar (G/ATOR). Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Qatar requests purchase of Mk-V fast patrol boats from US http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsqatar-requests-124m-sale-of-mk-v-fast-patrol-boats-from-us-4988492 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsqatar-requests-124m-sale-of-mk-v-fast-patrol-boats-from-us-4988492 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of Mk-V fast patrol boats, equipment, training, and support. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT USMC receives 50th KC-130J Super Hercules aerial refueller http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsusmc-takes-delivery-of-50th-kc-130j-super-hercules-aerial-refueler-4989742 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsusmc-takes-delivery-of-50th-kc-130j-super-hercules-aerial-refueler-4989742 The US Marine Corps (USMC) has received its 50th KC-130J Super Hercules aerial refueller at the Lockheed Martin facility. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT FarSounder to provide sonars for Australian Navy’s Paluma-class vessels http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsfarsounder-to-provide-sonars-for-australian-navys-paluma-class-vessels-4988420 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsfarsounder-to-provide-sonars-for-australian-navys-paluma-class-vessels-4988420 FarSounder has been contracted to provide four complete FarSounder-1000 systems and spare parts as part of an upgrade programme of the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) four Paluma-class hydrographic Survey Motor Launches. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT ViaSat to support US Navy's joint ultra high frequency satcom system http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsviasat-to-support-us-navys-joint-ultra-high-frequency-satcom-system-4986923 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsviasat-to-support-us-navys-joint-ultra-high-frequency-satcom-system-4986923 ViaSat has been contracted by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) to support the US Navy's joint ultra high frequency (UHF) military satellite communications (satcom) system. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT New Zealand Government approves purchase plans for new naval ship http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnew-zealand-government-approves-purchase-plans-for-new-naval-ship-4988108 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnew-zealand-government-approves-purchase-plans-for-new-naval-ship-4988108 The New Zealand Government has approved plans to acquire a new ship for littoral operations, in a bid to enhance the country’s naval capability. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT L-CAT Amphibious Landing Craft http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/patrol/lcat-amphibious-landing-craft/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/patrol/lcat-amphibious-landing-craft/ The L-CAT is a high-speed sea connector for amphibious operations in the areas of military, logistics support and disaster relief. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:02:00 GMT North Korea test fires submarine-launched ballistic missile http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnorth-korea-test-fires-submarine-launched-ballistic-missile-4987348 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnorth-korea-test-fires-submarine-launched-ballistic-missile-4987348 North Korea (DPRK) has reportedly fired a KN-11 ballistic missile from a submarine towards Japan. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT India and France to launch probe over Scorpene submarine data leak http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindia-and-france-to-launch-probe-over-scorpene-submarine-data-leak-4987385 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindia-and-france-to-launch-probe-over-scorpene-submarine-data-leak-4987385 Indian and French authorities will launch an investigation into the reported leak of documents related to Scorpene submarines. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT HII to modernise US Navy’s Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S Truman http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshii-to-modernise-us-navys-nimitz-class-aircraft-carrier-uss-harry-s-truman-4986884 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshii-to-modernise-us-navys-nimitz-class-aircraft-carrier-uss-harry-s-truman-4986884 Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding has been contracted by the US Navy to conduct nuclear propulsion and complex modernisation work on the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, USS Harry S Truman (CVN 75). Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT US Navy and Australia sign cooperation agreement to develop alternative fuels http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-and-australia-sign-cooperation-agreement-to-develop-alternative-fuels-4985478 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-and-australia-sign-cooperation-agreement-to-develop-alternative-fuels-4985478 Australia’s Queensland and the US Navy have signed a cooperation agreement to support and advance projects and initiatives related to alternative fuels development. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Historic England produces digital 3D model of Jutland ship HMS Falmouth http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshistoric-england-produces-digital-3d-model-of-jutland-ship-hms-falmouth-4984887 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshistoric-england-produces-digital-3d-model-of-jutland-ship-hms-falmouth-4984887 Historic England has produced a digital model of the UK Royal Navy’s Town-class light cruiser HMS Falmouth, which was sunk by German U-boats during the First World War Battle of Jutland. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT USS Fort Worth heads to San Diego after repairs to its propulsion systems http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuss-fort-worth-heads-to-san-diego-after-repairs-to-its-propulsion-systems-4986748 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuss-fort-worth-heads-to-san-diego-after-repairs-to-its-propulsion-systems-4986748 The US Navy’s Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) has set sail towards its homeport in San Diego, California, following the completion of repairs to its propulsion systems at Changi Naval Base in Singapore. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT