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Report: Italy’s navy spending to decline over the next five years

Italy's cumulative spending on navy is expected to decline to $11.1bn over the next five years, compared to $12.1bn during the five-year period between 2012 and 2016, according to a report...

Report: Italy’s navy spending to decline over the next five years

Deals this week: BMT Defence Services, Lockheed Martin Sippican, Huntington Ingalls

BMT Defence Services (BMT), a subsidiary of UK-based maritime and engineering consultancy BMT Group, has been selected to provide a 3D walkthrough training system for Queen Elizabeth Class...

Deals this week: BMT Defence Services, Lockheed Martin Sippican, Huntington Ingalls

Deals this week: The Boeing Company, BAE Systems, Lockheed Martin

The Boeing Company, headquartered in the US, has priced an offering of $400m worth of senior notes at a coupon rate of 3.553%, due 15 June...

Deals this week: The Boeing Company, BAE Systems, Lockheed Martin

Deals this week: Security First, M7 Aerospace, Rockwell Collins, Rolls-Royce

Security First, a company headquartered in the US, has raised $14.77m through the issue of debt...

Deals this week: Security First, M7 Aerospace, Rockwell Collins, Rolls-Royce

US Navy launches AGM-154 from F-35C Lightning II aircraft

The US Navy has conducted the launch of the AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) aboard an F-35C Lightning II aircraft over the Atlantic Test Ranges, Patuxent River,...

US Navy launches AGM-154 from F-35C Lightning II aircraft

Raytheon secures $270m contract to provide additional SM-6 to US Navy

Raytheon has secured a $270m contract to provide Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) production and associated spares to the US...

Raytheon secures $270m contract to provide additional SM-6 to US Navy

Norway seeks partners for collaborative development project for future submarine

The Norwegian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has unveiled plans to enhance the submarine capability of the Norwegian Navy with the establishment of submarine cooperation with other...

Norway seeks partners for collaborative development project for future submarine

Kongsberg Maritime to deliver new engine simulator model to Royal Australian Navy

Kongsberg Maritime has secured a contract to deliver a new engine simulator model to the Royal Australian Navy's HMAS Cerberus training facility located south of Melbourne,...

Kongsberg Maritime to deliver new engine simulator model to Royal Australian Navy

German Navy's new F125 frigate christened as Sachsen-Anhalt

ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) has christened the third of four F125-class frigates for the German Navy at its Hamburg facility....

German Navy's new F125 frigate christened as Sachsen-Anhalt

US Navy tests Raytheon SM-6 missile's surface-to-surface engagement capability

The US Navy has successfully demonstrated Raytheon Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) air defence interceptor's surface-to-surface engagement...

US Navy tests Raytheon SM-6 missile's surface-to-surface engagement capability

US Navy's San Antonio-class USS John P Murtha (LPD 26) completes builder's trials

The US Navy's tenth San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock John P Murtha (LPD 26) has successfully completed builder's...

US Navy's San Antonio-class USS John P Murtha (LPD 26) completes builder's trials

US Navy contracts Charles River Analytics for Navy Tactical Cloud effort

Charles River Analytics has won a contract with the US Navy as part of the Navy Tactical Cloud effort to enhance data capabilities in combat environments....

US Navy contracts Charles River Analytics for Navy Tactical Cloud effort

Japanese MoD receives seventh Soryu-class submarine from Mitsubishi

The Japanese Ministry of Defense (MoD) has received the seventh Soryu-class submarine from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) at the MHI Kobe Shipyard & Machinery Works, Hyogo Prefecture, Tokyo....

Japanese MoD receives seventh Soryu-class submarine from Mitsubishi

UK plans to deploy naval ship in Aegean Sea to combat migration crisis

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has announced plans to deploy a naval ship and a helicopter in the Aegean Sea to combat illegal migration from Turkey to the rest of...

UK plans to deploy naval ship in Aegean Sea to combat migration crisis

USS Milwaukee completes initial engineering repairs on its propulsion system

The US Navy's newest Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Milwaukee (LCS 5) has completed initial engineering repairs on its propulsion...

USS Milwaukee completes initial engineering repairs on its propulsion system

RAN evaluates Mk25 25mm Typhoon weapon for Hobart-class destroyers

The Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) has successfully conducted a certification firing trial of a key weapon system training platform, the Mk25 25mm Typhoon, for its new Hobart-class air...

RAN evaluates Mk25 25mm Typhoon weapon for Hobart-class destroyers

Aft island of UK Royal Navy's HMS Prince of Wales installed

The 750t aft island section of the UK Royal Navy's Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales, has been installed in place on the flight deck of the...

Aft island of UK Royal Navy's HMS Prince of Wales installed

China lands its first flight on Fiery Cross Reef runway in South China Sea

China has reportedly landed its first civilian flight on the runway of one of its newly constructed islands on the Fiery Cross Reef in Spratly Islands, South China...

China lands its first flight on Fiery Cross Reef runway in South China Sea

China confirms construction of second aircraft carrier

China has reportedly confirmed the construction of its 50,000t second aircraft carrier, which is in addition to the existing refurbished ex-Ukrainian aircraft carrier, the...

China confirms construction of second aircraft carrier

USS Harry S Truman (CVN 75) conducts first mission in fight against ISIS

The US Navy's nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S Truman (CVN 75) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 7 have conducted their first mission in the fight against...

USS Harry S Truman (CVN 75) conducts first mission in fight against ISIS

Russia signs contract to deliver 46 Kamov Ka-52K helicopters to Egypt

Russia has entered into an agreement to deliver 46 Kamov Ka-52K, a navalised derivative of the Ka-52 Alligator reconnaissance and attack helicopter, to the Egyptian...

Russia signs contract to deliver 46 Kamov Ka-52K helicopters to Egypt