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  • 29 November 2009

    Russian Naval Infantry to be Re-armed by 2015

    The Russian Navy said its entire naval infantry will be fully re-armed with advanced weaponry by 2015. The naval infantry will receive T-90 tanks, BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicles and BTR-82A...

  • 29 November 2009

    China, Japan to Conduct First Joint Naval Drill

    The Chinese Navy and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force have agreed to conduct their first ever joint naval exercise. A nine-point agreement including a joint military drill was announced by Chinese...

  • 26 November 2009

    Peru to Receive Two Refurbished Tank Landing Ships

    The Peruvian Navy will receive two refurbished Newport class tank landing ships from the US under a possible foreign military sale. In addition to the refurbishment of the two Newport...

  • 26 November 2009

    Construction Begins on Second Admiral Gorshkov

    Russia has begun construction of the second new Admiral Gorshkov class frigate for the Russian Navy at the Severnaya Verf shipyard in St Petersburg. The second Admiral Gorshkov class frigate...

  • 26 November 2009

    Bell Boeing to Upgrade US Ospreys

    The US Navy has awarded a $105.4m contract to the Bell Boeing Joint Project Office for work related to the Block C upgrade of the Navy's 91 MV-22 and 21...

  • 26 November 2009

    Italian Minehunters to Get Thales Sonar

    The Italian Navy's Gaeta class minehunting fleet will be fitted with the Thales Sonar 2093 system under a new contract awarded by Intermarine. Under the contract, Thales UK will supply...

  • 25 November 2009

    SAIC to Provide IT Services to US Navy

    The Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) will provide a wide range of IT services to the US Navy region south-east (NRSE) under a contract awarded by the US General Services...

  • 25 November 2009

    Iranian Navy to Launch Two Lightweight Submarines

    The Iranian Navy will launch two Ghadir Class lightweight submarines on the 28 November 2009, according to Commander of the Iranian Army's Navy Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari. The admiral also...

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