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  • 24 June 2009

    US Navy Awards $84.7m IT Support Contract to Alion

    The US Navy has awarded an $84.7m contract to technology solutions provider Alion Science and Technology to support the navy's naval sea systems (NAVSEA) command information officer (CIO). Under the...

  • 24 June 2009

    Russia Plans Huge Submarine Export by 2015

    Russia is planning to sell up to 40 fourth-generation diesel-electric submarines to foreign customers by 2015, reports state-run arms exporter Rosoboronexport. The 636 Kilo Class submarine is the Russian Navy's...

  • 23 June 2009

    UK Navy Gets Command of Mediterranean Maritime Group

    The UK Navy has taken command of Standing Nato Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) to promote security and stability across the Mediterranean region. The SNMG2 is a multinational, integrated maritime force...

  • 23 June 2009

    US Navy Completes Final Trials on Littoral Combat Ship

    The US Navy has accomplished the final acceptance trials for the Freedom Class littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS-1). The trials were intended to evaluate the ship's propulsion, communications and...