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Raytheon readies Tomahawk cruise missile for multi-mode seeker test
17 April, 2015
Raytheon is gearing up for a multi-mode seeker test, designed for a Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile, to show the processor's capability to broadcast active radar as well as passively...
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US Navy awards three-year submarine engineering contract to BAE
Friday, April 17, 2015 BAE Systems has been awarded a three-year contract by the US Navy to provide engineering and other services for modernise weapon launch platforms on US and allied...

US ONR conducts technology demonstrations of autonomous, swarming UAVs
Friday, April 17, 2015 The US Office of Naval Research (ONR) has successfully conducted technology demonstrations of swarming unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) as part of the Low-Cost UAV Swarming Technology...

Russia will ‘not impose penalties or fines’ against France over Mistral, says Putin
Friday, April 17, 2015 Russian President Vladimir Putin has stated that Russia will not impose penalties or fines against France over its decision to suspend the delivery of the two Mistral-class amphibious...

US Navy and Raytheon complete JSOW C-1 integrated testing
Thursday, April 16, 2015 The US Navy and Raytheon have successfully completed the final free flight in the integrated testing phase for the Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) C-1....

UK Royal Navy’s new River-class OPVs to feature Kelvin’s SharpEye radar
Thursday, April 16, 2015 Kelvin Hughes has been awarded a contract to supply its SharpEye radars for installation on the UK Royal Navy's new River-class Batch 2 offshore patrol vessels...

Rand issues new report on Australia's naval shipbuilding industrial base
Thursday, April 16, 2015 The $2.5m Australian Department of Defence (DoD) sponsored report on the country's naval shipbuilding industrial base has been published by Rand...

US Navy takes delivery of USNS Trenton (JHSV 5) from Austal
Thursday, April 16, 2015 The US Navy has taken delivery of its fifth joint high-speed vessel, USNS Trenton (JHSV 5), from Austal after successfully completing acceptance...

GE to support RAN’s Adelaide and Anzac-class frigates
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 The Government of Australia has signed a contract with General Electric (GE) for maintenance and logistics support services to the gas turbines installed in the Royal Australian Navy's...

ESN contracted to support US Naval Surface Warfare Center
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 The US Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division (PHD NSWC PT Huememe) has awarded an $8.2m one-year task order to Engineering Services Network...

BAE Systems to deliver additional canisters for US Navy’s Mk 41 VLS
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 The US Navy has awarded BAE Systems a contract modification to provide additional canisters for the Mk 41 vertical launching system...

Boeing delivers first upgraded aircraft diagnostic systems to US Navy and USMC
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 The US Navy and the US Marine Corps (USMC) is set to take delivery of a modernised aircraft diagnostic and maintenance system from...

Textron to supply landing craft and air cushion vehicles for US Navy
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 The US Navy Naval Sea Systems Command has exercised a contract option for the delivery of two next-generation landing craft, air cushion (LCAC) vehicles from Textron Systems Marine and Land...

US and ROK navies complete mine countermeasures exercise during Foal Eagle
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Navies of the US and Republic of Korea (ROK) have successfully completed a mine countermeasures exercise as part of the Foal Eagle 2015 annual...

Oshkosh begins production phase of USMC’s P-19R ARFF vehicle programme
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Oshkosh Defense has started the production and deployment phase of the US Marine Corps’ (USMC) P-19 replacement (P-19R) aircraft rescue fire fighting (ARFF) vehicle...

Astronics to provide VIPER/T systems for Saudi Arabia MNG’s LAV fleet
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 To be delivered to US Marine Corps programme manager, light armored vehicles (PM-LAV) foreign military sales office, the $3.6m contract also includes the application programme sets...

Australian Navy’s Romeo helicopter completes first of class flight trials
Monday, April 13, 2015 The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) first MH-60R Seahawk Romeo helicopter has completed the final deck landing, marking the end of its first of class flight trials...

DRS to provide electronic equipment for US submarines and vessels
Monday, April 13, 2015 DRS Technologies, a Finmeccanica company, has received contracts from the US Navy to provide equipments for its submarines and other...

Raytheon and Kongsberg sign teaming agreement for Naval Strike Missile
Monday, April 13, 2015 Raytheon and Kongsberg have entered a teaming agreement for the Naval Strike Missile (NSM) that will help the companies to offer offensive anti-surface warfare (OASuW) solutions to...

German Federal Security Council approves export of fifth Dolphin submarine to Israel
Monday, April 13, 2015 Germany's Federal Security Council has reportedly given clearance to the export of a new Dolphin-class submarine to the Israel...

US Navy’s newest assault ship USS America completes final contractor trials
Friday, April 10, 2015 The US Navy’s newest amphibious assault ship, USS America (LHA 6), has successfully completed final contractor trials (FCT), as part of a series of post-delivery...


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