The Indian Government is reportedly expected to sign a $3bn deal with Russia later this week to lease another Akula-class submarine for use by the Indian Navy.
5 March 2019
25 February 2019
Naval Group Australia and ASC have signed a Framework Agreement to cooperate on Australian Sovereign Submarine Programs.
21 February 2019
Leonardo has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Abu Dhabi Ship Building to jointly work on the development of a Combat Management System (CMS) Integration Laboratory.
12 February 2019
Thales has signed an agreement to collaborate with the University of Southampton (UoS) on a research project for the development of autonomous marine systems.
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.