The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) will deploy the P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol...
- UK to deploy P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft to Arctic region
- Australia to arm new submarines with A$6bn weapons despite delays
- US Navy completes integration testing of Knifefish and UISS
- US and Australian air forces begin anti-submarine warfare exercise
- From attack submarines to spies: US Navy asks more of its underwater fleet
UK to deploy P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft to Arctic region
The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) will deploy the P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft to the Arctic next year to tackle the growing threat from Russian submarine activity in the region.
ATI awards contract to GA-EMS to develop LiFT battery system for LDUUV
Advanced Technology International (ATI) has awarded a contract to General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) to develop and test a prototype Lithium-ion Fault Tolerant (LiFT) battery system.
SSK Scorpene Class Attack Submarine
The Scorpene submarine is jointly developed by French state-owned shipbuilding firm DCNS (formerly DCN) and Spanish shipbuilder Navantia (formerly Bazan, then Izar).
Australia to arm new submarines with A$6bn weapons despite delays
The Australian Defence Department has announced plans to spend up to A$6bn ($4.13bn) arming its new fleet of 12 submarines with next-generation weapons, despite a potential government inquiry by the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) to review the A$50bn ($35.94bn) contract for the procurement of the fleet.
JFD to build deep search and rescue vehicle to Republic of Korean Navy
UK-based underwater systems provider JFD has secured a contract to design and build an advanced deep search and rescue vehicle (DSRV) for the Republic of Korea Navy (RoKN).
US Navy completes integration testing of Knifefish and UISS
The US Navy has completed shipboard integration testing of the Knifefish unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV) and the Unmanned Influence Sweep System (UISS) on board Independence-class littoral combat ship, USS Independence (LCS 2).
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