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Indian Navy's INS Kolkata destroyer to use Barak-8 missiles

The Indian Navy is reportedly set to integrate Barak-8 long-range surface-to-air missiles on the recently commissioned Kolkata-class guided-missile destroyer INS...

Indian Navy's INS Kolkata destroyer to use Barak-8 missiles

HMS Dauntless joins international battle against IS

The UK Royal Navy's Type 45 destroyer HMS Dauntless has joined the international military operation against Islamic State (IS), as part of efforts to defend the US Navy's aircraft carrier USS...

HMS Dauntless joins international battle against IS

Researchers develop autonomous drone to help fire-fighting inside ships

Researchers from the Carnegie Mellon University's (CMU) Robotics Institute and Sensible Machines have developed a new small quadrotor designed for fire-fighting inside navy...

Researchers develop autonomous drone to help fire-fighting inside ships

US Navy to christen third MLP ship

The US Navy is set to christen the third mobile landing platform (MLP) ship on 7 February at the General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Company (NASSCO)...

US Navy to christen third MLP ship

HII signs USS George Washington advanced planning contract

The US Navy has awarded a contract to Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) for advance planning of the refuelling and complex overhaul (RCOH) work on the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS...

HII signs USS George Washington advanced planning contract

Northrop Grumman to supply additional LCS packages to US Navy

The US Navy has awarded a contract to Northrop Grumman for the delivery of two additional littoral combat ship (LCS) mission...

Northrop Grumman to supply additional LCS packages to US Navy

US Navy launches new SAFFiR fire-fighting robot prototype

The US Navy's Office of Naval Research (ONR) has launched a fire-fighting robot prototype, called the Shipboard Autonomous Fire-fighting Robot (SAFFiR), at the Naval Future Force Science...

US Navy launches new SAFFiR fire-fighting robot prototype

Upgraded DMR radios to boost US Navy's network communications capacity

General Dynamics (GD) is upgrading its four-channel digital modular radios (DMR) integrated on US Navy vessels with high-frequency dynamic routing (HFDR) software, in a bid to add another...

Upgraded DMR radios to boost US Navy's network communications capacity

UK Royal Navy's new F-35B Lightning II completes extreme temperature tests

The UK Royal Navy's new F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) has successfully completed extreme temperature tests in a climatic laboratory at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida,...

UK Royal Navy's new F-35B Lightning II completes extreme temperature tests

North Atlantic to support US Navy's SSC programme

North Atlantic Industries (NAI) has received a contract for the delivery of custom-on-standard architecture (COSA) COTS Rugged I/O and communications subsystems for the US Navy's...

North Atlantic to support US Navy's SSC programme

Orbit signs maritime VSAT systems supply contract with undisclosed Asian customer

Orbit Communication Systems has been awarded a follow-on contract for the delivery of its new OceanTRx4 maritime satellite communication systems to an undisclosed Asian...

Orbit signs maritime VSAT systems supply contract with undisclosed Asian customer

Construction continues on US Navy's John Warner submarine

Construction work on the US Navy's latest Virginia-class submarine John Warner (SSN 785) is 96%...

Construction continues on US Navy's John Warner submarine

Northrop to produce additional airborne mine detection systems for US Navy

The US Navy has awarded a contract to Northrop Grumman for additional AN/AES-1 airborne laser mine detection systems...

Northrop to produce additional airborne mine detection systems for US Navy

BAE to support radio communications integration on US Navy vessels

BAE Systems has been awarded a contract by the US Navy to support the design and integration of radio and communications systems on 13 surface combatant...

BAE to support radio communications integration on US Navy vessels

US Navy delays competition for carrier-based drones

The US Navy has revealed plans to delay the competition for new carrier-based unmanned strike and surveillance aircraft until after the completion of a comprehensive review of requirements for...

US Navy delays competition for carrier-based drones

US Navy decommissions USS Elrod

The US Navy has decommissioned the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Elrod at Naval Station Norfolk,...

US Navy decommissions USS Elrod

US Navy unveils new virtual trainer to protect vessels from missile threats

The US Navy has unveiled a new virtual trainer that will simulate air strikes and train seamen in how to protect vessels against electronic warfare...

US Navy unveils new virtual trainer to protect vessels from missile threats

Iran launches new version of domestic crew vessel

Iran has launched a new version of its first indigenously built crew boat, Parmida 6, which has also started its maiden voyage in the Persian...

Iran launches new version of domestic crew vessel

Orbit's Electronics Group signs US Navy contract for HMI applications

The US Navy has awarded a follow-on contract to Orbit International's Electronics Group for the delivery of additional human machine interface (HMI) applications....

Orbit's Electronics Group signs US Navy contract for HMI applications

India considering addition of Japan's Soryu-class submarines

India is reportedly considering a project to incorporate six Japanese Soryu-class diesel-electric submarines into its fleet, as part of Project...

India considering addition of Japan's Soryu-class submarines

UK confirms £100m boost for Portsmouth Naval Base

The UK has confirmed plans to invest £100m for new dock facilities at Portsmouth Naval Base, in a bid to ensure it is ready to serve the future Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft...

UK confirms £100m boost for Portsmouth Naval Base