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  • 21 October 2009

    US Navy’s BAMS-D Aircraft Completes First Mission

    The US Navy's broad area maritime surveillance demonstrator (BAMS-D) unmanned aircraft successfully completed its first deployment to Central Command. During its eight-month deployment, the BAMS-D flew over 60 flights providing...

  • 21 October 2009

    Spain Launches First Naval Action Ship

    The Spanish Navy has launched the first of its four maritime action ships, the P41 Meteor, at San Fernando-Puerto Real shipyard in Spain. P41 Meteor will undergo missions including protection...

  • 21 October 2009

    GD Lands Naval Support Contract

    The US Navy has awarded a $475m contract to General Dynamics for hull, mechanical, electrical and electronic (HME&E) systems alterations installation team (AIT) support on all the US naval vessels....

  • 20 October 2009

    Royal Thai Navy Orders Second Embraer ERJ 135

    The Royal Thai Navy has awarded a contract to Brazilian aerospace company Embraer for a second ERJ-135 jet aircraft. Of all the south-east-Asian countries, Thailand is the first military operator...

  • 20 October 2009

    German Navy Selects Rockwell Collins Radar Suite

    The German Navy has selected Rockwell Collins to provide a radar electronic support measures (R-ESM) suite for the navy's F125 special forces and stabilisation frigates. Under the contract, the company...

  • 20 October 2009

    Royal Navy Commissions New Diagnostic Tool

    The UK Royal Navy has commissioned a new active dipping sonar maintenance rig (AMR) to provide superior fault diagnosis facilities at Royal Navy Air Station Culdrose. The Lockheed Martin-integrated ADS,...

  • 19 October 2009

    E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Completes First Catapult Launch

    Northrop Grumman's first E-2D Advanced Hawkeye test aircraft, Delta One, has successfully completed its first land-based catapult launch tests at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Maryland. The carrier suitability testing...

  • 19 October 2009

    Norwegian Navy Tests its First NH90 Helicopter

    The Royal Norwegian Navy's first NH90 helicopter has been undergoing operational testing off Norwegian Coastguard vessel KV Nordkapp at Helligvær in Vestfjorden. The testing is part of qualification tests designed...

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