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French Navy’s Aquitaine FREMM frigate fires its first missiles
22 May, 2015
The French Navy's first French Frégate européenne multi-mission (FREMM) frigate Aquitaine has successfully fired its first Exocet MM40 surface-to-surface missile and a naval cruise...
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ONR and US Marines demonstrate new glasses for augmented reality training
Friday, May 22, 2015 The Office of Naval Research (ONR) and US Marines have successfully tested new glasses designed to enhance augmented-reality training...

Sparton and Ultra Electronics joint venture receives US Navy sonobuoys contract
Friday, May 22, 2015 The Erapsco joint venture between Sparton Corporation and Ultra Electronics Holdings (ULE) has received subcontracts worth $87m for the manufacturing of sonobuoys for the US...

US to deliver MK 15 Phalanx CIWS upgrades for Turkish Navy
Friday, May 22, 2015 The US State Department has approved a possible foreign military sale worth approximately $310m to Turkey for MK 15 Phalanx close-in weapons system (CIWS) upgrades and associated equipment,...

BAE to deliver five Bofors 40 Mk4 naval guns for Brazilian Navy
Thursday, May 21, 2015 BAE Systems has received a contract to manufacture and deliver five Bofors 40 Mk4 Naval Guns for the Brazilian Navy's 500T Macae-class patrol...

QinetiQ launches ViewFinder combat management system
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Defence technology company QinetiQ has launched its ViewFinder combat management system, after completing successful trial on the UK Royal Navy's Duke Class Type 23...

US Navy launches its sixth Austal-built USNS Brunswick JHSV
Thursday, May 21, 2015 The US Navy has launched its latest joint high speed vessel (JHSV 6), the future USNS Brunswick, at the Austal USA...

USMC’s F-35B Lightning II aircraft begin first phase of operational testing
Thursday, May 21, 2015 The US Marine Corps' (USMC) six F-35B Lightning II aircraft have commenced the first phase of shipboard operational testing (OT-1), landing aboard the amphibious assault ship, USS...

Airbus to provide additional TRS-4D naval radar for US Navy
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Airbus Defense and Space has been contracted to deliver additional TRS-4D naval radar for the US Navy's littoral combat ship (LCS)...

Indian Navy launches fourth Kavaratti ASW corvette
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 The Indian Navy has launched its latest anti submarine warfare (ASW) corvette, Kavaratti, following a naming ceremony held at Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE),...

Mercury Systems to supply equipment to support AN/SLQ-32(V)6
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Mercury Systems has received a $7.1m indefinite-quantity, indefinite-delivery (IDIQ) contract from the US Naval Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC) to deliver advanced radio frequency...


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SAES Presents at IMDEX ASIA 2015
Thursday, May 21, 2015 by SAES SA Electrónica Submarina (SAES) has been presenting at this year's 'Asia Pacific's Flagship Maritime Defence Show' (IMDEX ASIA) 2015" held in Singapore, to promote their products and services...

SAES to Participate in Spanish Pavilion Exhibition
Monday, May 18, 2015 by SAES SA Electrónica Submarina (SAES), specialist in underwater electronics, is participating in the Spanish Pavilion (INKA Pavilion 174-176), which brings together other Spanish companies belonging...

Contract Signed for Construction of LPD Ship for Turkish Navy
Monday, May 11, 2015 by Navantia The Turkish shipyard SEDEF has signed a contract with the SSM for the design and construction of one landing platform / dock (LPD) ship for the Turkish Navy....

SENER Inaugurates Manchester Office Before Local Authorities and Business Figures
Monday, May 11, 2015 by Sener The engineering and technology group SENER has celebrated the inauguration of its facilities in Manchester, the Group's base for its engineering and construction area in the United Kingdom,...

Completion of Incat Hull 068 (Akane)
Monday, May 11, 2015 by CBG Systems After six months of intense work, CBG Systems completed the supply and installation of Rapid access stainless and Rapid Access composite on-board Incat Hull 068 (Akane) engine rooms and vehicle deck....

SAB Unveils UL-Certified Cable Harness
Thursday, May 07, 2015 by SAB Bröckskes SAB Bröckskes introduces a complete cable harness solution, ranging from the manufacturing of the cable to the UL-approved cable...

SAES at IDEF 2015
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 by SAES SAES - SA Electrónica Submarina, specialist in Underwater Electronics, is hosting a stand (Hall 2 - 204/G) at IDEF 2015 from May 5 to 8....

MTG Marinetechnik Purchases SURMA Survivability Software to Expand Navy Combat Survivability Assessment Capabilities
Friday, May 01, 2015 by MTG Marinetechnik MTG Marinetechnik has recently signed a contract with the Finnish company Surma Ltda for the supply of the SURMA survivability simulation software....

The Chinese Institute WSDDI Extends the FORAN Licenses
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by Sener The current most important FORAN user in China, Wuhan Ship Development and Design Institute (WSDDI), has extended the FORAN contract with SENER....

STADT Granted Kongsberg Maritime AS Contract
Monday, April 20, 2015 by STADT Kongsberg Maritime AS has granted STADT AS the contract to provide their awarded No-Loss AC drive system for a 84-metre Superyacht that will be built by ECHO YACHTs in...


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