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India conducts first missile test firing from nuclear submarine INS Arihant

India's first locally developed nuclear submarine INS Arihant has completed test firing of an unarmed medium-range missile, developed by Defence Research Development and Organisation...

India conducts first missile test firing from nuclear submarine INS Arihant

DCNS submits final proposal for Australia's SEA1000 future submarine programme

French shipyard DCNS has submitted its final proposal for Australia's SEA1000 future submarine competitive evaluation process (CEP), marking the beginning of the Commonwealth of...

DCNS submits final proposal for Australia's SEA1000 future submarine programme

North Korea tests submarine-launched ballistic missile

North Korea has reportedly carried out a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) test firing in the Sea of...

North Korea tests submarine-launched ballistic missile

SAIC wins $121.5m EMD phase contract for USMC’s ACV 1.1 programme

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a $121.5m contract by the US Marine Corps (USMC) to carry out the engineering, manufacturing, and development (EMD) phase...

SAIC wins $121.5m EMD phase contract for USMC’s ACV 1.1 programme

USMC contracts AeroVironment for RQ-20A Puma AE small UAS

ADS has awarded a firm fixed-price order to AeroVironment for RQ-20A Puma AE small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and initial spares...

USMC contracts AeroVironment for RQ-20A Puma AE small UAS

Lockheed opens new lab to support Australia’s future submarine force

Lockheed Martin has opened a $3m new laboratory in South Australia to provide support services for the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) next-generation submarine...

Lockheed opens new lab to support Australia’s future submarine force

Spanish Navy conducts annual exercise Flotex-15

The Spanish Navy is set to conduct its annual Flotex-15 exercise in the Gulf of Cadiz, Strait of Gibraltar, Alboran Sea, and Western...

Spanish Navy conducts annual exercise Flotex-15

Israel Navy tests Barak 8 missile

The Israel Navy has reportedly carried out test-firing of the Barak 8 medium-range surface-to-air missile from a Sa'ar 5-class corvette INS Lahav for the first...

Israel Navy tests Barak 8 missile

Japan may submit its bid next week for Australia’s future submarine programme

Japan is reportedly planning to submit its bid next week for Australia's SEA1000 future submarine competitive evaluation process...

Japan may submit its bid next week for Australia’s future submarine programme

US Navy awards $103m contract to GD for Virginia-class submarine services

The US Navy has awarded a $102.8m contract modification to General Dynamics (GD) Electric Boat to deliver services for Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack...

US Navy awards $103m contract to GD for Virginia-class submarine services

New flight deck training simulator installed at RNAS Culdrose

A new Flight Deck Training Simulator has been installed at UK Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Culdrose to train crews to operate the new naval assets that will join service in the near...

New flight deck training simulator installed at RNAS Culdrose

US and UK marines conclude Exercise Blue Raptor

The US Marine Corps (USMC) and the UK Royal Marines have successfully completed Exercise Blue Raptor, which has been designed to enable them to enhance their capabilities during joint...

US and UK marines conclude Exercise Blue Raptor

Mexican Navy’s C295W tests capabilities in hot and high conditions in Bolivia

The Mexican Navy's (SEMAR) Airbus C295W aircraft has successfully conducted flight tests to demonstrate its capabilities in hot and high conditions in El Alto, La Paz,...

Mexican Navy’s C295W tests capabilities in hot and high conditions in Bolivia

DLS to demonstrate enhanced communications capabilities on MIDS JTRS

Data Link Solutions (DLS), a joint-venture between BAE Systems and Rockwell Collins, is set to test enhanced communications capabilities between fifth and fourth generation fighter...

DLS to demonstrate enhanced communications capabilities on MIDS JTRS

India successfully test fires nuclear-capable Dhanush ballistic missile

India has successfully tested its surface-to-surface, nuclear-capable Dhanush ballistic missile, at its full range of 350km from naval ship INS Subhadra in the Bay of...

India successfully test fires nuclear-capable Dhanush ballistic missile

USMC awards EMD phase contract of ACV 1.1 to BAE Systems’ team

BAE Systems, along with teammate Iveco Defence Vehicles, has been awarded a $103.7m contract by the US Marine Corps (USMC) to carry out the engineering, manufacturing, and development (EMD)...

USMC awards EMD phase contract of ACV 1.1 to BAE Systems’ team

French aircraft carrier conducts first operations against IS

The French Defense ministry has announced that the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle has launched operations against Islamic State (IS) targets in Iraq for the first...

French aircraft carrier conducts first operations against IS

Alion contracted to support USMC weapon systems modernisation efforts

Alion Science and Technology has received a contract to support weapon system modernisation efforts for the US Marine Corps...

Alion contracted to support USMC weapon systems modernisation efforts

Thales subcontracted to support Nato’s ballistic missile defence capability

Thales has been subcontracted by Leidos to support Nato's ballistic missile defence (BMD) architecture on the Integrated Test Bed in Hague, the...

Thales subcontracted to support Nato’s ballistic missile defence capability

Austal launches US Navy’s Independence-variant future USS Omaha (LCS 12)

Austal has launched the US Navy's Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Omaha (LCS 12), at the company's...

Austal launches US Navy’s Independence-variant future USS Omaha (LCS 12)

Construction begins on Australia’s third air warfare destroyer

The construction on the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) third air warfare destroyer, the future HMS Sydney, has started with the keel laying ceremony, marking significant progress on the Air...

Construction begins on Australia’s third air warfare destroyer