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BAE to invest $100m to expand dry-docking capabilities at San Diego shipyard
01 April, 2015
BAE Systems has announced a new investment of approximately $100m for the purchase of a new dry dock and a range of infrastructure improvements at the San Diego shipyard, as part of efforts...
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Huntington Ingalls receives $604.3m contract modification for US Navy’s DDG 121
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 Huntington Ingalls Industries's (HII) shipbuilding division has secured a $604.3m contract modification to fund construction of the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) Aegis guided missile destroyer...

Mexican Navy to receive first Airbus C295W
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 The Mexican Navy is set to take delivery of the first Airbus C295W medium transport aircraft, featuring winglets and enhanced engine...

Raytheon receives $109m to purchase SM-6 and SM-2 materials
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 Raytheon has secured a $109.58m contract from the US Navy to purchase the long-lead materials required to meet Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) full-rate production requirements and Standard...

HII launches US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, John Finn (DDG 113)
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 The US Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) Aegis guided missile destroyer, John Finn (DDG 113), has been launched at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII)...

Thyssen Krupp to offer Type 214 submarine for Indian Navy’s $7.9bn P-75I RFP
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 German defence company Thyssen Krupp Marine Systems (TKMS) is reportedly considering offering its HDW Class 214 submarines for the Indian Navy’s Rs500bn ($7.97bn) P-75I...

UK Royal Navy’s Merlin Mk3 helicopter undergoes sea trials
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 The UK Royal Navy's (RN) Green Merlin Mk 3 helicopter has started sea trials onboard the Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Lyme...

USS Wasp successfully completes combat systems ship qualification trial
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 The US Navy's Wasp-class amphibious assault ship, USS Wasp (LHD 1), has successful completed the combat systems ship qualification trial (CSSQT), marking its readiness for upcoming...

Australia commissions its first Seahawk ‘Romeo’ flight simulator
Monday, March 30, 2015 Australian Defence Minister Kevin Andrews and the member for Gilmore Ann Sudmalis have announced the commissioning of the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) first of two MH-60R Seahawk 'Romeo'...

DARPA seeks test-ready, multi-sensor approaches for ACTUV programme
Monday, March 30, 2015 The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has issued a request for information (RFI) for new technologies that will help augment the sensing and classifying capabilities of...

UK and France seek to develop new system to tackle underwater mines threat
Monday, March 30, 2015 The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) and France's Direction Générale de l'Armement (DGA) have agreed to invest more than £17m to design a new maritime mine counter measures (MMCM) demonstrator,...


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OSI's Integrated Navigation and Tactical System Selected for Indian Navy New Build Project
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by OSI Maritime Systems OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) is pleased to announce the signing of a contract to provide integrated navigation and tactical systems (INTS) for the Indian Navy Cadet Training Ship (CTS) new...

Ultra Awarded Sonobuoy Capability Contract with MoD
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Ultra Electronics Ultra Electronics has announced that its Sonar Systems business, based in Greenford, Middlesex, has been awarded a £18m contract from the MoD to supply sonobuoys for the Royal Navy's...

Ultra Awarded Royal Navy Sonar Contract
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Ultra Electronics Ultra Electronics has announced that its Sonar Systems business, based in Greenford, Middlesex, has been awarded a £27m contract for the Royal Navy's Sonar 2050 Technology Refresh...

Ultra Awarded Contract by New Zealand MoD for Sea Sentor Surface Ship Torpedo Defence
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Ultra Electronics Ultra Awarded Contract by New Zealand MoD for Sea Sentor Surface Ship Torpedo Defence...

OSI Maritime Systems Displays Navigation and Tactical Solutions at LIMA Exposition
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 by OSI Maritime Systems OSI Maritime Systems' (OSI) exhibit will feature a range of the company's leading naval integrated navigation and tactical solutions at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace...

Cables for Marine Use
Monday, March 16, 2015 by SAB Bröckskes As an expert for special solutions, SAB Bröckskes looks back on decades of experience in cable manufacturing. Every SAB product combines the knowledge of different industrial fields....

Vestdavit to Exhibit at SITDEF Event
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 by Vestdavit Vestdavit is pleased to announce it will be attending SITDEF, the international exhibition of technology, defence and prevention of natural disasters, in Peru on 14-17 May 2015....

Vestdavit to Attend LAAD Defence & Security Event
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 by Vestdavit Vestdavit is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at the LAAD Defence & Security in Rio de Janeiro on 14-17 April 2015....

GEOS Carries out Several Tests Using Initiation Systems
Monday, March 02, 2015 by EXPAL The Special Operations Group (GEO), the Spanish Elite Police Unit, has trialled EXPAL's latest developments in demolition charges and initiation systems at its facilities in...

iOra Wins MOD Contract Worth More Than £1.5m
Friday, February 27, 2015 by iOra The MOD has awarded a contract worth more than £1.5m to iOra for the supply licences for fixed and deployed nodes of the iOra Geo-replicator replication and compression solution....


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