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Sparton and USSI to deliver sonobuoys to ERAPSCO
19 September, 2014
ERAPSCO / Sonobuoy, a joint venture between electronics manufacturing firm Sparton and Ultra Electronics (ULE) subsidiary USSI, has awarded subcontracts worth $13.3m to its parent...
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US Navy’s Triton UAS successfully completes debut cross-country flight
Friday, September 19, 2014 The US Navy’s MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has successfully completed its first cross-country ferry flight from California to Maryland,...

VSTEP delivers simulators to Bulgarian Naval Academy
Friday, September 19, 2014 VSTEP has delivered and deployed two new simulators at the Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria, which will be used to train the academy’s naval and merchant marine...

Poseidon 2014 maritime operation support exercise starts in China
Thursday, September 18, 2014 The Poseidon 2014 actual-troop maritime operation support exercise, conducted by the East China Sea Fleet of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), has started along the dockside...

Damen wins Mexican Navy’s vessel construction contract
Thursday, September 18, 2014 Damen Shipyards has been awarded a contract by the Mexican Navy (Secretaria de Marina) to construct a patrol vessel and a fast crew...

HII launches US Navy’s newest Virginia-class John Warner submarine
Thursday, September 18, 2014 The US Navy’s Virginia-class submarine John Warner (SSN 785) has been launched into the James River, marking the start of the final outfitting, testing and crew certification phase of...

Austal delivers US Navy’s USNS Fall River JHSV
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 The US Navy has taken delivery of its fourth Spearhead-class joint high-speed vessel (JHSV) USNS Fall River (JHSV 4), following the successful completion of navy acceptance trial testing...

PAE signs support services contract with US Navy
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 PAE has received a contract from the US Navy to offer support services to the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Atlantic Test Range and Atlantic Targets and Marine Operations...

Korean Navy's MT30 gas turbine completes factory acceptance tests
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Rolls-Royce has successfully completed factory acceptance tests for the South Korean Navy's first MT30 gas turbine, which will power the navy's FFX...

North Korea developing vertical launching system for SLBMs
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 North Korea is reportedly developing a vertical launching system for submarine-launched ballistic missiles...

RAN’s Nuship Canberra LHD completes contractor sea trials
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 The Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) first of two landing helicopter dock (LHD) vessels, Nuship Canberra, has successfully completed contractor sea trials, paving the way for its...

Advanced Photonix to support US Navy missile weapons programme
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Advanced Photonix (API) has been awarded a contract by an undisclosed military contractor to provide photodiode for the US Navy's guided-missile weapons...

Two US Navy jets crash in Pacific Ocean
Monday, September 15, 2014 Two fighter jets embarked on the US Navy's Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) have crashed in the far western Pacific Ocean following a mid-air collision, with one of the...

Kakadu 2014 maritime warfare exercise concludes
Monday, September 15, 2014 The 23rd Kakadu 2014 maritime warfare exercise, which was intended to develop and improve maritime capabilities, has successfully...

General Dynamics to provide support services for US Navy’s nuclear submarines
Monday, September 15, 2014 General Dynamics (GD) Electric Boat has been awarded a $234m contract by the US Navy to provide planning yard work, engineering and technical support for nuclear...

Construction begins on Singapore Navy’s first littoral mission warship
Friday, September 12, 2014 The Republic of Singapore Navy's (RSN) has started construction on the first of eight littoral mission vessels (LMVs) with the keel laying at Singapore Technologies (ST) Marine in...

DRS wins ship self-defence hardware contract from US Navy
Friday, September 12, 2014 DRS Technologies has been awarded a contract from the US Navy to deliver command and control hardware products for ship self-defence system mark two (SSDS) on its aircraft carriers and...

China demonstrates new HongQi-10 naval missile defence system
Friday, September 12, 2014 China has rolled out the new HongQi-10 surface-to-air missile system, which is claimed to be capable of trimming down the threat from low-altitude anti-ship missiles and...

India receives fifth Boeing P-8I maritime patrol aircraft
Thursday, September 11, 2014 The Indian Navy has taken delivery of its fifth P-8I long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft from Boeing, which would support the navy's maritime patrol...

BAE starts assembly phase of HMS Prince of Wales
Thursday, September 11, 2014 BAE Systems has successfully docked the hull sections of the UK Royal Navy's second Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales, at its Rosyth shipyard, marking the commencement...

Russia successfully tests Bulava missile aboard new nuclear submarine
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Russia has successfully tested the new Bulava (SS-NX-32) intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from the White Sea aboard the yet to be commissioned new-generation nuclear-powered...


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