Design concept contracts for the US Navy’s next-generation missile frigates have been awarded...
- Sizing up the US Navy’s future Guided Missile Frigate designs
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- DARPA successfully completes unmanned vessel programme
- USS Fitzgerald to undergo two-year restoration and modernisation effort
- US Navy’s LPD 23 to conduct underway recovery test for NASA’s Orion mission
Indian Navy inducts third Mk-IV LCU into service in Andaman
The Indian Navy has commissioned the third ship of the Landing Craft Utility (LCU) Mk-IV project, INLCU L53, at Port Blair in Andaman.
Sizing up the US Navy’s future Guided Missile Frigate designs
Design concept contracts for the US Navy’s next-generation missile frigates have been awarded to five bidders. But how do these bids compare?
UK Ministry of Defence launches Submarine Delivery Agency
The UK Ministry of Defence has launched the Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA) for the Royal Navy’s new nuclear submarines, thereby demonstrating the country’s commitment to developing a continuous-at-sea deterrent.
QinetiQ Reinstated Rosyth Shock Testing Capability
QinetiQ’s Two Tonne Shock Table (2TMC) has recently been recommissioned and is now available for use by customers, together with the Deck Shock Machine, restoring the capability.
Austal to deliver two more Guardian-class vessels for Timor Leste
Australian shipbuilder Austal has signed a deal for the delivery of two more Guardian-class patrol boats (Pacific Patrol Boats) for Timor Leste.
USS Coronado completes operational testing of COBRA system
The US Navy’s Independence-class littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) has successfully completed the operational testing of a new mine detection solution known as the Coastal Battlefield Reconnaissance and Analysis (COBRA) system.
RNZN selects FarSounder Sonar for future fleet replenishment tanker
The Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) has selected FarSounder's long-range sonar for installation on-board its future fleet replenishment tanker HMNZS Aotearoa (A12).
US Navy commissions 11th San Antonio-class ship USS Portland
The US Navy has commissioned its newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock, the USS Portland (LPD 27), during a ceremony at the Port of Portland, Marine Terminal 2 in Portland, Oregon.
Kongsberg wins €124m contract to supply missiles for Malaysian Navy
Norwegian company Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace has signed a €124m contract for the supply of the Naval Strike Missile (NSM) to the Royal Malaysian Navy.
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