US and Canada concludes exercise Trident Fury 2013
US and Canadian armed forces have concluded a biennial joint naval exercise, codenamed Trident Fury 2013, aimed at enhancing communication and coordination capabilities between coalition forces.
Italian Navy seeks to develop new dual-use warships
The Italian Navy is seeking to develop a new generation of low-cost vessels with dual-use capability, chief admiral Giuseppe De Giorgi has announced.
USS Minnesota successfully completes Alpha and Bravo sea trials
USS Minnesota (SSN 783), the US Navy's tenth Virginia-class submarine, has successfully completed its Alpha and Bravo sea trials at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division in Virginia, US.
Russia delivers anti-ship and air defence missiles to Syria
Russia has delivered advanced anti-ship cruise missiles to Syria, which will significantly boost defence capabilities of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government.