Design concept contracts for the US Navy’s next-generation missile frigates have been awarded...
Sizing up the US Navy’s future Guided Missile Frigate designs
Design concept contracts for the US Navy’s next-generation missile frigates have been awarded to five bidders. But how do these bids compare?
SAIC wins $73m order to provide support services to US Navy SPAWAR
The US Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) has awarded a new task order to Science Applications International (SAIC).
Raytheon wins $83m contract for Barracuda mine neutraliser
The US Department of Defense has awarded an $83m cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to Raytheon for the supply of the Barracuda mine neutraliser.
Mexico requests $1.2bn sale of MH-60R Seahawk helicopters from US
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale (FMS) of MH-60R Seahawk multi-mission helicopters to Mexico.
Deals this week: Lockheed Martin, Curtiss-Wright, FLIR Systems
Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems has been awarded a $68.5m contract modification by the US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to restore the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62).
UK Defence Secretary launches Poseidon aircraft facility
UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has launched a £132m facility to accommodate the nine new submarine-hunting Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) at RAF Lossiemouth.
GMB urges UK Government to award RFA contracts to local companies
A new investigation carried out by shipbuilding workers' union GMB has revealed that overseas shipyards are interested in competing for the major £1bn defence contract for the British Royal Navy’s three new Royal Fleet Auxiliary ships.
Curtiss-Wright to supply steam turbines for US Navy carrier CVN 80
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division has awarded a contract to Curtiss-Wright for the delivery of main propulsion steam turbines and related auxiliary equipment.
Indra to deliver RIGEL system for Mexican Navy’s new POLA
Dutch shipbuilder Damen has entered an agreement with Indra for the delivery of its next-generation electronic naval defence system, RIGEL RESM / RECM.
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