Naval Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Naval Technology-Updates Naval Technology from Rheinmetall Air Defence For many years, Rheinmetall Air Defence, the former Oerlikon Contraves, has been among the most trusted names in the international defence technology and security industries. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:48:00 GMT Deals this week: Huntington Ingalls Industries, Boeing, Pratt & Whitney Military Engines The US Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded a contract modification worth $3.01bn to Huntington Ingalls Industries' Ingalls Shipbuilding business unit. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Spirit starts assembly of fifth SDTA CH-53K helicopter for USMC US-based manufacturer Spirit AeroSystems has begun assembly of the fifth system demonstration test article (SDTA) CH-53K King Stallion heavy-lift helicopter at its facility in Wichita, Kansas. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Navantia conducts first cut of steel for Australian Navy's AOR vessels Spanish shipbuilding company Navantia has conducted the first steel cutting for the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) auxiliary oiler and replenishment ships (AORs), marking the beginning of the construction phase. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Belgian Navy buys ten licences of SeeTrack software from SeeByte The Belgian Navy has acquired ten licences for SeeByte's SeeTrack software, which is to be integrated into its fleet of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT SAES to Supply Kazakhstan with Diver Detection Sonar DDS-03 SAES is to provide Kazakhstan with its Diver Detection Sonar DDS-03, while an agreement has been signed to supply smart naval mines and range stations for signature measurement. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:34:00 GMT UMS Skeldar to install Sentient's ViDAR technology on SKELDAR V-200 aircraft UMS Skeldar has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Australian computer software company Sentient Vision System to deploy Visual identification Detection and Ranging (ViDAR) solutions on its unmanned system Skeldar V-200. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT IAI conducts operational firing trial of long-range artillery weapon system Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has successfully completed an operational test firing of the long-range artillery (LORA) weapon system, marking the conclusive stage of several deals involving the unit. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Gryphon Technologies to provide mission integration services for MDA's SBX Gryphon Technologies has secured a new contract to offer mission integration services in support of the Sea-Based X-Band (SBX) radar, which is a component of the US ballistic missile defence system (BMDS). Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Boeing to offer support services to Indian Navy's P-8I aircraft fleet Boeing has secured a contract to continue providing support to the Indian Navy's fleet of P-8I long-range maritime patrol aircraft for another three years. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT British Royal Navy's HMS Brocklesby mine countermeasure vessel begins sea trials The British Royal Navy's Hunt-class mine countermeasure vessel (MCMV) HMS Brocklesby has commenced sea trials from Portsmouth Naval Base, marking a significant milestone in its refit programme. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce to provide support for USMC's KC-130J aircraft The US Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded a new contract to Rolls-Royce to provide engineering and logistics support services for the US Marine Corps' (USMC) KC-130J aircraft. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT US ONR's TechSolutions programme supports DSIMS development The US Office of Naval Research's (ONR) TechSolutions programme has sponsored the development of the deployable ship integration multitouch system (DSIMS). Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Northrop Grumman conducts unmanned mine-hunting trials using AQS-24B sensor Northrop Grumman has successfully demonstrated unmanned mine-hunting capabilities with the use of high-speed AQS-24B sensors during the Belgian Defence Technology and Industry Day trials at Zeebrugge naval base. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy conducts flight test of Standard Missile-6 Block IA The US Navy has successfully carried out the final of three land tests for the surface-to-air Standard Missile-6 Block IA (SM-6 Blk IA) at the White Sands Missile Range (WSMR), New Mexico. Mon, 19 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 SENER Attends Nor-Shipping 2017 to Present FORAN V80R2.0 and Ship Designs Leading naval company SENER has taken part in Nor-Shipping 2017, between 30 May and 2 June in Oslo, Norway. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:35:00 GMT SAES Has Taken Part in the Spanish Defence Technological Conference SAES has offered advice and discussions on the measurement and control of ship noise at the Spanish Defence Technological Conference. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:59:00 GMT Australia receives first Hobart-class air warfare destroyer HMAS Hobart The Australian Department of Defence has taken delivery of the first of three Hobart-class air warfare destroyers (AWDs), HMAS Hobart, from Lockheed Martin. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT HII wins $3bn contract to design and construct USS Bougainville (LHA 8) The US Navy has awarded a $3bn contract to Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division for the detail design and construction of the third America-class large-deck amphibious landing helicopter assault (LHA 8) warship, which is… Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT