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Second Samuel Beckett-class OPV LE James Joyce joins Irish Navy fleet
04 September, 2015
The Irish Naval Service has held the official naming and commissioning ceremony of the second Samuel Beckett-class offshore patrol vessel (OPV), LE James Joyce (P62) at the Carlisle Pier in...
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China unveils advanced anti-ship missiles
Friday, September 04, 2015 China has reportedly unveiled several advanced ballistic missiles, including new anti-ship missiles, at a military parade in Beijing, marking 70 years since the end of...

Northrop to deliver navigation suite upgrades to RNZN's Anzac-class frigates
Friday, September 04, 2015 The New Zealand Ministry of Defence has selected Northrop Grumman to deliver navigation suite upgrades to the Royal New Zealand Navy's (RNZN) two Anzac-class...

Raytheon secures $149m from US Navy for SM-6 programme
Friday, September 04, 2015 Raytheon has secured an additional $149m from the US Navy for 74 Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) all up rounds, spares, containers, and...

US Navy launches fourth Mobile User Objective System satellite
Thursday, September 03, 2015 United Launch Alliance (ULA) has successfully launched the US Navy's fourth mobile user objective system (MUOS-4) satellite from the naval spacecraft operations control facility in Cape...

BAE completes anti-ship missile defence upgrade of HMAS Ballarat
Thursday, September 03, 2015 BAE Systems has completed on-dock production activities associated with the anti-ship missile defence (ASMD) upgrade of the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) fifth Anzac-class frigate, HMAS...

HII achieves construction milestone on US submarine Washington
Thursday, September 03, 2015 Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has joined the hull sections of the US Navy's Virginia-class submarine, Washington (SSN 787), into a single, watertight...

US Navy selects Booz Allen for $199m multiple award contract
Thursday, September 03, 2015 The US Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWARSYSCEN) Atlantic has selected Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services as a prime contractor on the $199m...

UK Royal Navy's future hi-tech warship design released
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 British scientists and engineers have released designs for a high-tech Royal Navy vessel, offering a glimpse of navy's advanced future...

Raytheon tests its next-generation jammer prototypes
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Raytheon has successfully completed effective isotropic radiated power (EIRP) testing for its next-generation jammer (NGJ) array prototypes at the Benefield Anechoic Facility at Edwards Air...

NAWCAD teams develop new solutions to address military technical issues
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Engineers and scientists from the US Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) have demonstrated their proof-of-concept technology projects as part of Naval Air Systems Command's...

US Marines test ONR-developed augmented immersive team trainer system
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 The US Marines have tested the Office of Naval Research (ONR)-developed augmented immersive team trainer (AITT) system, as part of live-fire training...

US Navy awards $1.49bn contract to Boeing for P-8A Poseidon aircraft
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 The US Navy has awarded a $1.49bn contract to Boeing for the delivery of 13 P-8A Poseidon aircraft to Australia and the...

UK to invest £500m in Royal Navy's HM Naval Base Clyde
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 The UK Chancellor George Osborne has committed £500m of funding for the Royal Navy's flagship submarine base HM Naval Base Clyde at...

RAN's HMAS Canberra completes graduated operational test and trials programme
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 The Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) landing helicopter dock vessel (LHD) HMAS Canberra has completed a graduated operational test and trials programme, achieving a key milestone towards...

US Navy’s R / V Neil Armstrong research vessel completes acceptance trials
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 The US Navy's oceanographic research vessel, R / V Neil Armstrong (AGOR 27), has successfully completed acceptance trials, marking the final major milestone prior to the...

Northrop awards second Australian supplier contract for Triton to Mincham Aviation
Friday, August 28, 2015 South Australia-based Mincham Aviation has received a second Australian supplier contract from Northrop Grumman for the US Navy's MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) initial production...

Raytheon and US Navy partner to improve AN / AQS-20A minehunting sonar
Friday, August 28, 2015 Raytheon has collaborated with the US Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) - Division Newport, in a bid to improve the features of its AN / AQS-20A minehunting...

Multinational maritime exercise Sea Breeze 2015 to begin on 31 August
Friday, August 28, 2015 The US and Ukraine are set to co-host multinational maritime exercise, Sea Breeze 2015, which will begin on 31 August in Odessa, Ukraine, and the Black...

Australian Navy’s Nuship Adelaide completes final sea trials prior to delivery
Friday, August 28, 2015 The Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) second landing helicopter dock (LHD) ship, Nuship Adelaide, has successfully completed second and final sea trials in Port Phillip...

Aecom receives task order to support US Naval Surface Warfare Center
Thursday, August 27, 2015 Aecom has secured a task order from the US Navy to deliver engineering and technical support services to the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Dahlgren...


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