Naval Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Naval Technology-Updates Montage Australia Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:19:00 GMT Indian Navy to acquire four more P-8I maritime surveillance aircraft for $1bn The Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has reportedly awarded a $1bn contract to Boeing to deliver four additional P-8I maritime surveillance aircraft for the Indian Navy. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT US Presidential Helicopter Replacement Programme completes critical design review Sikorksy Aircraft, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin, has completed the critical design review (CDR) of the VH-92A Presidential Helicopter Replacement Programme. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Leidos completes initial performance trials of US Navy’s first ACTUV Sea Hunter Leidos has completed the initial performance trials of the US Navy’s first unmanned surface vehicle Sea Hunter, built as part of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) anti-submarine warfare continuous unmanned vessel (ACTUV) program… Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Project 21180 Class Icebreakers A series of four Project 21180 multi-purpose vessels are being built by JSC Admiralty Shipyards, a company headquartered in St. Petersburg, Russia, for the Northern Fleet of the Russian Navy. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Navantia Australia and SAGE Automation Sign Joint Venture Agreement SAGE Automation and Navantia Australia have executed a joint venture (JV) agreement to create the Navantia SAGE Automation Group (NSAG), creating local capability in naval automation and monitoring. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:10:00 GMT Cubic contracted to support aviation training for US Marine Corps Cubic Global Defense has been contracted by the US Naval Air Warfare Centre to support aviation training for the US Marine Corps (USMC). Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Lockheed Martin and HAI launch Greek Navy’s P-3B Orion upgrade programme Lockheed Martin and Hellenic Aerospace Industry (HAI) have officially launched the Hellenic Navy’s P-3B Orion maritime patrol aircraft modernisation and upgrade programme. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT US Navy’s LCAC docks in Australian Navy’s HMAS Canberra The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) Canberra-class landing helicopter dock ship HMAS Canberra (L02) has successfully received the US Navy’s landing craft, air cushion (LCAC) within its internal well dock for the first time. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Tenmat / Railko Marine Relaunch Historically Tenmat's service offering in many cases did not meet the market expectations. As we relaunch our marine business we are delighted to announce a dramatic improvement in the service offered by Tenmat. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:32:00 GMT Canada launches open competition for AOPS and JSS in-service support contract The Canadian Government has launched an open competition for the in-service support contract for the Royal Canadian Navy’s (RCN) Arctic offshore patrol ships (AOPS) and joint support ships (JSS). Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Archerfish: fishing for mines Sea mines may seem an archaic hangover from a largely forgotten era of naval warfare, but they remain just as real and present a danger for sailors today as they did in earlier times. The deployment of mines has dropped dramatically since the two Wor… Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT USS Coronado conducts first live-fire Harpoon missile test during RIMPAC The US Navy's second Independence-class littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) has successfully performed the first live-fire over-the-horizon missile test using a Harpoon Block IC missile. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT North Korea reportedly constructing new larger submarine pens North Korea is reportedly building two new covered docks (pens) that could be used to protect ballistic missile submarines (SSBs). Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT US and Spanish Navies conduct first interoperability test of Aegis Baseline 9.C1 The US Navy and Spanish Navy has conducted the first interoperability test of the latest Aegis Weapon System baseline with a foreign ship. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT VSE to support reactivation of ex-USS Taylor and ex-USS Gary for Taiwan Navy US-based technical services company VSE has received a cost-plus award fee delivery order, valued at up to $74m, to support the reactivation of ex-USS Taylor (FFG 50) and ex-USS Gary (FFG 51) for Taiwan Navy. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's future littoral combat ship USS Detroit completes acceptance trial The US Navy's Freedon-class variant USS Detroit littoral combat ship (LCS 7) has successfully completed acceptance trial, prior to future deployment. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Serco to provide C4ISR installation services on-board USS Harry S Truman The US Navy’s SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic (SSC Atlantic) has contracted Serco to provide command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) installation services on-board the Nimitz-class aircraft ca… Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Lockheed conducts third successful surface launch LRASM test Lockheed Martin has successfully carried out a controlled flight test of the US Navy’s long-range anti-ship missile (LRASM) surface-launch variant. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Hyundai Heavy Industries, Lockheed Martin, Boeing The US Government has approved the sale of 246 SM-2 Block IIIB missiles to the Japan Ministry of Defense. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT