Last September, BAE Systems revealed plans to build a A$100 million digital shipyard...
Australian Navy ships to participate in Exercise Ocean Explorer
A fleet comprising two submarines, ten ships and embarked aircraft from the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) has set sail to participate in the second iteration of Exercise Ocean Explorer.
SENER Carries Out Technical Seminars on FORAN System
SENER carried out two technical seminars discussing the FORAN system between 29 January and 1 February at the Croatian universities of Split and Rijeka.
Project 11356 Admiral Grigorovich Class Frigates
The Project 11356 Admiral Grigorovich Class frigates are under construction at Yantar Shipyard, based in Kaliningrad, for the Russian Navy. The vessels utilise the same design developed for the Indian Navy’s Talwar Class frigates.
The digital naval shipyard
Last September, BAE Systems revealed plans to build a A$100 million digital shipyard in Adelaide, if the company’s contender wins the competition for the Royal Australian Navy’s SEA 5000 Future Frigate programme. While the final decision between Navantia’s evolved F-100, Fincantieri’s modified FREMM and BAE’s variant Type 26 ‘Global Combat Ship’ is not scheduled to be made until later this year, the announcement focused attention on one of the sector’s hottest, but arguably lesser known, topics – digitised shipbuilding.
SEA to supply portable DECKsim system to Norwegian Navy
The Royal Norwegian Navy (RNN) has awarded a new order to UK-based Cohort company SEA for the delivery of an upgraded virtual reality (VR) trainer system.
British Royal Navy launches new sonar training facility in Scotland
The British Royal Navy has opened its new sonar training facility at HM Naval Base Clyde at Faslane in Scotland.
US Navy’s LPD 23 to conduct underway recovery test for NASA’s Orion mission
The US Navy's San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) has departed from Naval Base San Diego in order to take part in NASA's Orion mission.
Indian Navy to buy P-8I training solution from Boeing
The Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has approved the procurement of a training solution for the Indian Navy's P-8I aircraft for a sum of Rs19.49bn ($307.82m).
US Navy’s DDG 88 participates in live-fire gunnery exercise
The US Navy's Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88) has participated in a live-fire gunnery exercise.
Spearhead Class Expeditionary Fast Transport Vessels
Expeditionary Fast Transport (EPF) ships, previously known as Joint High Speed Vessels (JHSV), are being built by Austal USA as part of the EPF programme initiated by the US Navy.
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