Thales has signed an agreement to collaborate with the University of Southampton (UoS) on a research project for the development of autonomous marine systems.
12 February 2019
11 February 2019
Royal IHC has reached an agreement to form a partnership with Naval Group, in an effort to secure the Dutch submarine replacement project.
30 January 2019
The US State Department has approved the sale of two Aegis Weapon Systems (AWS) and associated equipment to the Japanese Navy, in a deal valued at around $2.15bn.
18 December 2018
Thales has signed an agreement with UK-based company MSubs to form a research partnership relating to unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs).
10 December 2018
Israel-based company Elbit Systems’ ISTAR division and Italian firm Leonardo have partnered to develop an additional torpedo capability for the Seagull unmanned surface vessel (USV).
7 December 2018
The British Royal Navy’s Dreadnought nuclear deterrent submarine programme has secured a further £400m in funding, UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced.
6 December 2018
US military shipbuilding firm Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has purchased Maryland-based cybersecurity solutions and services company G2 for an undisclosed amount.
5 December 2018
French defence company Naval Group has entered a long-term strategic partnership agreement to deliver in-service support (ISS) for the vessels sold by the group to the Egyptian Navy.
30 November 2018
Northrop Grumman has announced that Harris Corporation and Comtech PST will join the US Navy’s Next Generation Jammer-Low Band (NJG-LB) team.
21 November 2018
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale (FMS) of Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) weapon systems to Japan for an estimated $561m.