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Austal delivers USS Omaha littoral combat ship to US Navy

Austal has delivered the US Navy’s twelfth Independence-class littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Omaha (LCS 12), at its manufacturing facility in Mobile, Alabama, US.

US Navy’s ninth EPF USNS City of Bismarck completes builder’s trials

The US Navy’s ninth expeditionary fast transport vessel, the future USNS City of Bismarck (EPF 9), has successfully concluded builder’s trials in the Gulf of Mexico.

Babcock to deliver WHLS for South Korea’s Jangbogo III submarines

Babcock International has received a new contract to manufacture and supply weapon handling and launch systems (WHLS) for the South Korean Jangbogo III submarine programme.

Elbit Systems’ Seagull USV conducts live ASW mission

Israel-based company Elbit Systems has carried out a live demonstration of a remotely operated anti-submarine warfare (ASW) mission using its multi-mission unmanned surface vessel (USV) known as Seagull.

Kelvin Hughes to supply navigation bridge system for New Zealand Navy tanker

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has contracted Kelvin Hughes to deliver an integrated navigation bridge system (INBS) for the Royal New Zealand Navy’s (RNZN) maritime sustainment capability (MSC) vessel.

GAO report finds US naval shipyards in poor condition

A new report by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that the overall physical condition of the country’s four public shipyards and their equipment are in poor condition.

QinetiQ Target Systems to supply over 40 Hammerhead targets to Canadian Navy

QinetiQ Target Systems has received a new order from the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) to deliver more than 40 units of Hammerhead unmanned surface vehicle (USV) targets and several payloads.

Northrop Grumman to supply RF generation technology for US Navy’s NEWEG

Northrop Grumman Amherst Systems has secured a new contract to deliver advanced radio frequency (RF) generation technology for the US Navy’s next-generation electronic warfare environment generator (NEWEG) programme.

Ducommun to build fire control systems for Raytheon’s Naval Strike Missile

Raytheon has chosen US-based aerospace and defence company Ducommun to develop fire control systems for the US Navy’s Naval Strike Missile (NSM).

Leonardo to supply Seaspray radars for Bangladesh Navy’s Dornier 228 aircraft

Leonardo has been contracted to deliver its Seaspray 5000E Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radars for two new Dornier 228 multi-role aircraft models ordered by the Bangladesh Navy.