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- Global Defence Technology: Issue 86
- 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
- Royal Navy’s HMS Queen Elizabeth begins preparations for rotary wing trials
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.
L3 wins contract for Australian Navy’s SEA 1180 OPV programme
L3 Technologies has secured a new contract to support the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) programme.
SENER Announces BG Diamond and BG Jade are in Operation
SENER has announced that two container vessels designed by the Chinese company CIMC ORIC that are part of a series designed with SENER’s FORAN System are already in operation.
UkrOboronProm offers to maintain Indian Navy’s new Kiev-class vessel
Ukrainian company UkrOboronProm has shown readiness to provide maintenance services for the Indian Navy's latest Kiev-class aircraft carrier, INS Vikramaditya.
US Navy christens new Freedom-class LCS Indianapolis
The US Navy has christened its newest Freedom-class littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Indianapolis (LCS 17), during a ceremony at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine shipyard in Wisconsin.
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