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BE Meyers to support USMC’s Ocular Interruption programme
12 February, 2016
BE Meyers has been selected by the US Marine Corps (USMC) Systems Command (MARCORSYSCOM) to serve as the sole source provider for the Ocular Interruption (OI)...
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US Navy's first DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer successfully completes sea trials Friday, February 12, 2016 Raytheon has confirmed the completion of Alpha trials for the US Navy’s first Zumwalt-class (DDG 1000) guided-missile...

CAE set to support US Navy’s MH-60R/S Tech Refresh programme Friday, February 12, 2016 CAE USA has announced its participation in the US Navy's MH-60R/S Tech Refresh...

USS Coronado (LCS 4) completes total ship survivability trial Friday, February 12, 2016 The US Navy's Independence-class USS Coronado littoral combat ship (LCS 4) has announced completion of total ship survivability trial (TSST) off the coast of...

StandardAero contracted by US Navy to deliver maintenance work for T56 engine Friday, February 12, 2016 StandardAero has been contracted by the US Navy to perform maintenance and repair work on its T56...

UK to almost double its deployments to Nato at sea this year Thursday, February 11, 2016 UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has announced plans to almost double its deployments to Nato exercises and activities at sea this...

Northrop demonstrates ability to conduct simultaneous multi-function military missions Thursday, February 11, 2016 Northrop Grumman has displayed the ability to conduct simultaneous multi-function military missions, marking continued progress as part of the US Office of Naval Research's (ONR) Integrated...

Fincantieri begins construction of stern section of Italian Navy’s LSS Thursday, February 11, 2016 Italian shipyard Fincantieri has a conducted steel cutting ceremony of the Italian Navy's logistic support ship's (LSS) stern section at the company's shipyard in Riva Trigoso (Sestri...

RAN launches new programme to address diminishing submarine manpower Thursday, February 11, 2016 The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) has initiated a new programme, which is aimed at increasing and retaining the size of the submarine...

Indian Navy’s aircraft carrier INS Viraat may be modified into a luxury hotel Thursday, February 11, 2016 The Indian Navy's Centaur-class aircraft carrier, INS Viraat, is reportedly planned to be modified into a luxury hotel, as part of efforts to promote tourism in the Indian state of Andhra...

Leeds’ first new Royal Naval Reserve unit HMS Ceres commissioned Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Princess Anne has commissioned the new Royal Naval Reserve (RNR) unit, HMS Ceres, for the city of Leeds and the surrounding...

UK MoD invests £201m for Successor submarine design work Wednesday, February 10, 2016 The UK Ministry of Defense (MoD) has announced an investment of £201m to support the design and development of the Royal Navy’s future nuclear deterrent Successor...

Elbit Systems unveils new Seagull USV system for maritime warfare missions Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Elbit Systems has unveiled Seagull, its new multi-mission unmanned surface vehicle (USV) system, designed to revolutionise the dynamics of underwater...

GD awarded contract modification to develop Ohio Replacement submarine Wednesday, February 10, 2016 General Dynamics (GD) Electric Boat has secured a contract modification worth $23.6m from the US Navy to continue its service in developing the US Navy's Ohio Replacement...

Jacobs to provide communications training services for Marine Raiders combat personnel Wednesday, February 10, 2016 The US Marine Corps Special Operations Command (MARSOC) has contracted Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC) to provide communications training services to Marine Raiders combat...

DCNS selects Dassault’s 3D experience platform for its naval defence solutions Tuesday, February 09, 2016 Dassault Systèmes has been selected by DCNS, a global provider of naval defence solutions, to provide its 3D experience platform to conduct and monitor the complete lifecycle of naval...

Telephonics to support production of electronic countermeasure systems for USMC Tuesday, February 09, 2016 Telephonics Corporation, a subsidiary of Griffon Corporation, has been contracted by Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) to support manufacturing of MODI II electronic countermeasure (ECM) systems...

Damen delivers second ATD Tug 2909 to South African Navy Tuesday, February 09, 2016 The South African Navy has received its second Damen ATD Tug 2909 at the naval base in Simon's...

MBDA completes delivery of first ASRAAM missile for UK’s F-35B Tuesday, February 09, 2016 MBDA Missile Systems has completed delivery of the first advanced short range air-to-air missiles (ASRAAM), which will be integrated onto the UK's F-35B Lighting II joint-strike...

US Navy to test Boeing-built reversible fuel cell energy storage system Tuesday, February 09, 2016 The US Navy is set to test a Boeing-built reversible fuel cell energy storage system to assess its ability to cater to the energy requirements of the military and commercial...

US Navy’s Gerald R Ford (CVN 78) PCU crew conducts first damage control drill Monday, February 08, 2016 The pre-commissioning crew unit (PCU) of the US Navy's new aircraft carrier, Gerald R Ford (CVN 78), has conducted the first all-hands general quarters (GQ) damage control drill on-board the...


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