Three years into his stewardship of the US Navy, Admiral John Richardson is...
US Navy and MDA finish third intercept test of SM-3 Block IIA missile
The US Navy and the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) have successfully completed the third ballistic missile intercept flight test of a Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA.
UK Navy’s Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers added to NCSISS
QinetiQ has announced that its Naval Combat Systems Integration Support Service (NCSISS) contract has been extended to include the British Royal Navy’s Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers.
US Navy begins IOT&E of SSMM on littoral combat ship USS Detroit
The US Navy has started initial operational test and evaluation (IOT&E) of the surface-to-surface missile module (SSMM) on the Freedom-class littoral combat ship (LCS) USS Detroit (LCS 7).
ManTech to research and develop future combat technologies for USMC
The US Air Force Installation Contracting Agency has issued a task order to ManTech for research and development of future combat technologies for the US Marine Corps (USMC) troops.
Saab and Lockheed chosen for RAN’s Hunter-class programme
Saab Australia and Lockheed Martin Australia have been selected as the preferred combat system integration partners for the country’s A$35bn ($25.01bn) Hunter-class future frigate programme.
BAE unveils technology solutions to support naval combat systems
BAE Systems has unveiled new advanced technology solutions that would help modernise and enhance the capability of future combat systems installed on naval ships.
Japan requests $561m sale of Standard Missile-3 weapons from US
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale (FMS) of Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) weapon systems to Japan for an estimated $561m.
Philippines Navy test-fires Spike-ER missile from MPAC Mark III vessel
The Philippines Navy has conducted test firing of its newly installed Spike-extended range (ER) surface-to-surface missile system off Lamao Point in Limay, Bataan, the country's defence secretary Delfin Lorenzana has confirmed.
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