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U.S. Commenced International Maritime Exercise 2019 in the Persian Gulf

The United States has officially kicked off the International Maritime Exercise 2019 (IMX 19) on 21st October, which involves 50 nations and...

Russian Navy’s Newest Frigate on State Trials

According to the report of the press office of the Severnaya Shipyard on Monday (21st Oct), the Project 22350 (Admiral Gorshkov Class)...

Russian Nuclear Powered Submarine Failed to Fire Ballistic Missile During Exercise

A Russian nuclear submarine, Ryazan, aborted the test firing of an intercontinental ballistic missile during Thunder-2019 strategic command and staff drills, the...

Researchers found second warship from WWII Battle of Midway

A crew of deep-sea explorers and historians looking for lost World War II warships have found a second Japanese aircraft carrier that...

Japanese Sunken Aircraft Carrier “Kaga” Found Under the Pacific Ocean

According to the news of Washington Post, hundreds of miles off Midway Atoll, nearly halfway between the United States and Japan, a...

Russian Navy Makes Missile Firings at Thunder-2019 Exercise

According to the reports of Russian Ministry of Defence, Submarines of Russia’s Northern and Pacific Fleets live-fired ballistic and cruise missiles during...

Royal Thai Navy Launched Newly Built Frigate

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn ceremonially launched a newly-built navy frigate, named HTMS Bhumibol Adulyadej, on Wednesday (16th October). King of Thailand, accompanied by...

Russian Pacific Fleet Ships Visit Thailand

Russia continues to show existenc at Asia-Pacific region via its Pacific Fleet. A group of the Russian Pacific Fleet’s ships consisting of...

Turkish Navy will Build Indigenous Submarine

The growth at the Turkish defence industry continues to bear fruits. As shared before, they continue developing and building many naval equipments...

U.S.Navy’s Newest Expeditionary Sea Base Ship Completed Sea Trials

According to the press release of the U.S. Navy, the newest expeditionary sea base (ESB) ship, Miguel Keith (ESB 5), successfully completed...

Bangladesh Warships Arrived India for Naval Drills

Two ships of the Bangladesh Navy arrived Vishakhapatnam on Saturday (13rd Oct) to take part in a four-day naval exercise. The Bangladesh...

Sama Sama 2019 to be Commenced with Participation of U.S., Philippines,...

According to the press release of the U.S.Navy Pacific Fleet, an opening ceremony was held for the "Sama Sama" Maritime Training Activity...

Polish Navy Launched “Albatros” Mine Hunter

According to the announcement of the Ministry of Defence of Poland, the ORP "Albatros" (Pennant Number 602) minehunter was launched and baptized,...

Saudi Navy to Organize International Maritime Security Forum

According to the Saudi Press Agency, the Saudi Royal Navy is in the preparation for an International Maritime Patrol Ships Forum between...

Japan Had to Cancel the Maritime Review After Typhoon

Japan has canceled a maritime fleet review planned for Monday (14th Oct), a spokesman for the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMDSF) said,...

TAI Delivers 3 ANKA Armed UAVs to the Turkish Navy

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) delivered 3 ANKA armed drones to the Turkish Navy yesterday (Oct 12). One of the armed drones has...

DSME Signed Contract with ROK Navy to Build 3000-tons Submarine

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), a major shipbuilder in South Korea, released news on Friday (11st October) that it has...

Next San Antonio Class LPD of the U.S. Navy Named as...

According to the press release of the U.S. Navy, Secretary of the navy, Richard V.Spencer, named the next San Antonio-class amphibious transport...

Greece Negotiated with France to Procure Two Frigates

While Turkey's operation to North Syria is widely discussed at the social media, MoD of France, Florence Parly, made an interesting announcement...

South Korea Plans to Reinforce Navy with Nuclear Powered Submarines

According to South Korean Navy's report for their parliamentary audit released by South Korean domestic media, the South Korean navy said it...

Russian Submarine Performed Live Missile Firing at the Black Sea

According to the reports of Russia’s Defense Ministry on Wednesday (9th October) Russian Kilo 636.3 class submarine Kolpino performed a live-fire exercise...

Turkish Led Multinational Mine Warfare Exercise: NUSRET-2019

Exercise NUSRET 2019, a Turkish-led multinational Mine Warfare exercise, has commenced with the participation of allied countries of Turkey on the 4th...

China deploys guided-missile destroyer to Japan naval review

  PLA Navy is to deploy a Type 052D guided-missile destroyer to Japan's naval review. China's state-owned CCTV reported Monday (Oct 7) the "Taiyuan"...

Another important day for the U.S. Navy.

The U.S. Navy commissioned its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), USS Cincinnati (LCS 20) and christened its newest attack submarine, the...

Algerian Kilo Class Submarine Conducts Kalibr Missile Firing

The Algerian Navy has conducted live missile firings from two Kilo 636 class submarines on 29th September, in Oran (at western side...

Russia’s New Buyan-M Class Missile Corvette to Begin Sea Trials

According to the report of the Black Sea Fleet’s press office, The Project 21631 small missile ship "Ingushetia" armed with Kalibr cruise...

Russia to Send a Fleet to Asia-Pacific

While conflicts are increasing, Russia is planning to say "I am here" for the Asia-Pacific Region by showing existence with a fleet....

Russia’s New Mine Sweeper Begins Shipbuilders’ Sea Trials

According to the press release of Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard’s press office, latest Alexandrite class minesweeper (Project 12700 ) Vladimir Yemelyanov has left the...

Pakistan Navy Conducts Live Missile Firings at RIBAT-2019 Exercise

According to the press release of MoD of Pakistan, the Pakistan Navy is conducting Operational Exercise RIBAT-2019 to check operational preparedness of...

Last Adelaide Class Frigate Berths for the Last Time

The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN’s) last Adelaide class guided-missile frigate, HMAS Melbourne, arrived at her mother port of Sydney on 27 September,...

Indian Navy’s First Aircraft Carrier Dock is Inaugurated

Indian defence industry made a milestone step about maintaining of naval vessels. Indian defence minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the Navy’s first aircraft...

Turkish Navy Welcomed 4th Indigenous Corvette TCG KINALIADA

Today was the day to be proud for Turkish defense industry. Because 4th and the last MILGEM (ADA) Class Corvette TCG KINALIADA...

India launched P-17A class frigate INS Nilgiri

India has launched the first of its seven planned Project 17 Alpha (P17A)-class stealth-capable frigates, the INS Nilgiri, today. “The INS Nilgiri is...

India, Japan and US navies Conduct Trilateral Malabar-2019 Exercise

The naval forces of India, Japan and the United States participate in the trilateral maritime exercise Malabar, off the coast of Sasebo,...

Indian Frigate Tarkash Keeps Visiting African Ports

The Indian Navy frigate INS Tarkash has arrived Maputo, Mozambique, for a three-day of port-visit as a part of her route across...

New Submarine of Brazilian Navy Sets for Sea Trials

Brazilian Navy's new submarine, Riachuelo (S-40), is in the final preparations for the sea trials with a month latency, according to Brazilian...

US Coast Guard Seized Submarine While Smuggling Tons of Drugs

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) conducted a very succesful operation at the Pacific Ocean near South America. According to the statements made...

Brazilian ex-Aircraft Carrier Goes on a Sale

The Brazilian Ministry of Defense has announced on Monday (23rd September) that decomissioned aircraft carrier Sao Paulo is on sale with an...

What’s Happening Between South Korea and Japan?

According to a statement made by South Korean defense ministry’s press secretary on Tuesday (24th September), South Korea hasn't been invited to...

Russia Developed Enhanced Version of Oniks (Yakhont) Cruise Missile

Russia’s Research and Production Association of Machine-Building has developed a sea-launched cruise missile with the 800km range capability and the increased accuracy...

China Welcomed Type 075 Amphibious Assault Ship

China's first amphibious assault ship was launched in Shanghai on Wednesday (Sep 25), coming closer to the completion of its construction project.The...

DEFENCE EXPORTS

SMi’s Defence Exports conference will return as the leading event for industry professionals and government officials around the world dealing with defense trade compliance....

Russian Corvette Smerch Conducted Live Missile Firing

According to the press release of Russian Pacific fleet, upgraded corvette "Smerch" has held its first live-fire exercise, launching an Uran anti-ship...

Iran, Russia and China to Execute Joint Naval Exercises at Gulf...

According to semi-official news agency of Iran, Tasnim, Iran is planning to hold naval drills with Russia and China at Gulf of...

India’s Second Scorpene Class Submarine Ready for Commissioning

India's Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) has delivered another licence-built Kalvari (Scorpène)-class diesel-electric submarine (SSK) to the Indian Navy. She will be...

Egyptian and French Navies Conducted Bilateral Drills at Mediterranean

The Egyptian and French naval forces conducted transient navy drills within the Mediterranean's northern fleet zone as part of the Armed Forces...

Seven Red Sea Countries Attend Red Wave-2 Exercise Hosted by Saudi...

The Red Wave 2 joint drill, includes naval forces from seven Red Sea countries, started Sunday (22nd September) in Jeddah, according to...

Royal Navy Welcomes the Newest Offshore Patrol Vessel HMS Medway

The Royal Navy's latest Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV), HMS Medway (P-223) has been commissioned with a ceremony in Chatham. The ceremony is...

The Newest Hobart Class Destroyer of Australia Begins Sea Trials

According to the press release of Royal Australian Navy (RAN) and statement of Australian Department of Defense (DoD), RAN's latest addition to...

Thailand’s First S26T Submarine’s Keel was Laid by China CSIC

Keel laying ceremony for the Royal Thai Navy's first S26T submarine was held by Chinese shipbuilding group CSIC (China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation)...

Ukraine to Resume Building Project 58250 Class Corvette Project

As a result of assuring political balance after presidency elections, Ukraine plans to strenghth its navy. Ukraine’s Defense Ministry has initiated works...

Saudi Arabia to Join Maritime Force at Gulf

Saudi Arabia has decided to join on Wednesday (18th September) the International Maritime Security Construct - a US-led international alliance that aims...

SAAB to Provide Combat Systems for Finnish Corvette Program

SAAB Press Center has announced that the Government of Finland selected Saab as the combat system provider and integrator for the Finnish...

SITMEX-19 has Commenced at Andaman Sea

A maiden trilateral exercise named SITMEX-19, involving Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN), Royal Thailand Navy (RTN) and Indian Navy (IN), has kicked...

U.S. Navy to Use Unmanned Technology for Hunting Mines

After announcing world's largest autonomous warship against submarines, this week, the Pentagon announced that they had reached yet another major milestone in...

Turkish Navy Commenced Kararlilik-2019 Exercise At East Med

Turkish Naval Forces has begun Kararlilik-2019 large scaled naval exercise on Monday (16th September). The exercise will last until 22nd September 2019...

US Destroyer Visited Beirut After Decades

The U.S. destroyer, USS Ramage, docked at the Beirut Port early Saturday, being the first U.S. warship to do so in more...

Russian Navy Plans to Equip Submarines with Hypersonic Cruise Missiles

The Russian Navy is expected to be the first country that equip submarines with hypersonic cruise missiles.Excellent speed of the missile would...

Russia Plans to Upgrade Oniks Antiship Missile

The joint stock company NPO Mashinostroyeniya (an affiliate of the corporation Tactical Missile Corporation) plans to upgrade its supersonic anti-ship cruise missile...

Babcock Team 31 selected as preferred bidder for UK Type 31...

Babcock Team 31 has been selected by the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) as the preferred bidder to deliver its new warships....

Thailand to Complete Purchase of Chinese LPD

The Royal Thai Navy (RTN) has signed a contract of procurement Chinese  Type 071E (Yuzhao)-class landing platform dock (LPD). The deal was...

BAE Systems Shows the Integration of the new USV with Royal...

The unmanned surface vessel named "Pacific 24" Rigid Inflatable Boat (P24 RIB) will be integrated with the combat system of HMS Argyll,...

Russia’s New Amphibious Assault Ships to be Laid Down at 2020...

According to the sources in Russia’s shipbuilding industry, Russia’s first two amphibious assault ships will be laid down at the Zaliv shipyard...

Russian Underwater Drone Carrier to Begin Sea Trials by 2020

Russia’s special-purpose nuclear sub, the Belgorod, which will be the first basic carrier of Poseidon nuclear-capable underwater drones, will enter sea trials...

Russian Navy to Procure Four New Submarines at 2020

According to Sevmash shipyard Director General Mikhail Budnichenko, the Russian Navy will get one nuclear submarine by the end of 2019 and...

USS Nebraska Tested Trident-II Missiles

The U.S. Navy has reported on Friday that has Ohio class of nuclear-powered submarine tested four life-extended Trident II D5 missiles to...

Russian Cruiser Shows Existence at Arctic

The Northern Fleet’s flotilla that is making a long-distance voyage to the Arctic left the Yenisei Gulf and entered the Kara Sea,...

Russian Baltic Fleet to Participate Indra-2019

According to Russian Baltic Fleet officials, a group of the Baltic Fleet’s ships led by the guard ship Yaroslav Mudry will for...

Another Significant Discovery by Turkish Navy

Turkish Navy's submarine rescue and towing ship TCG IŞIN made another significant discovery last week. The last discovery of the TCG IŞIN...

Iran and Russia to Conduct Joint Drills at Indian Ocean

Iran and Russia will hold joint military exercises in the Indian Ocean, visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told a briefing...

Raytheon Begins Production of New Variant of ESSM

Raytheon Co. has announced that the U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon a $190 million low-rate initial production contract for ESSM Block 2 missiles...

Russia’s First Floating Nuclear Reactor Underway to Arctic

We easily guess that an average person would be irritated when read the title of the article. Nuclear race between Russia and...

General Dynamics NASSCO Awarded Contract for the Newest Expeditionary Sea Base...

General Dynamics NASSCO, a business unit of General Dynamics, was awarded a contract from the U.S. Navy for newest expeditionary ships as...

Russian Cruiser Marshal Ustinov Visits Algeria

According to press release of Russian Northern Fleet, RS Marshal Ustinov has made a business call at the port of Algiers. "The visit...

Sri Lanka Welcomed China Donated Frigate

Sri Lanka welcomed its Chinese-donated new frigate, renamed as "SLNS Parakramabahu", with a comissioning ceremony at Colombo port on 22nd August. All...

Philippines to Procure Two More Corvettes from South Korea

Cooperation between Philippines and South Korea is growing day by day. As we shared before, South Korea donated a corvette to Philippines...

Russian Submarines Fired Ballistic Missiles at Arctic Ocean and Barents Sea

Russian nuclear-powered submarines of the 667BDRM Tula and 955 Yuri Dolgoruky projects fired ballistic missiles at the Kura range in Kamchatka and...

Russian Navy to Procure Six More Submarines at 2020

Russia is looking forward to improve its submarine force at next year. According to Russian defence press, the Russian Navy will receive...

Russian Naval Group Entered Mediterranean as a part of its Deployment...

A naval group of Russia’s Northern Fleet has passed the Strait of Gibraltar and entered the Mediterranean Sea as part of its...

China launches unmanned warship named JARI

According to Chinese domestic media, China has launched a world-leading unmanned warship on 21st August, with its developer claiming the vessel is...

TRS-4D Naval Radars Succesfully Installed to U.S. Navy Freedom Class LCS

TRS-4D naval radars manufactured by HENSOLDT Inc., known as sensor solutions provider, has successfully been installed the first two of the U.S....

U.S.Navy’s New Enterprise Air Survellience Radar Tracked First Targets

Raytheon Co., one of the biggest defence companies of the world, has made an announcment from official website about SPY-6(V)2, the Enterprise...

57mm gun of BAE Systems selected for Indonesian Navy’s FAC

According to press release of BAE Systems on 20th August, the initial contracts with government-owned shipbuilder PT PAL Indonesia include four 57...

Russian Corvette Smerch Conducted Missile Firings at Sea of Japan

The upgraded missile corvette Smerch has held a live-fire exercise against a naval and an air target in order to check the...

Russia’s Newest Missile Corvette Begins Shipbuilders’ “Final” Trials

Russian fleet keeps growing. After the newest diesel electric submarine begins trials at Baltic Sea, the Project 20385 missile corvette Gremyashchiy has...

Turkish Shipyard to Build Corvette for Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan Navy has signed a contract with Turkish company "Gulhan & Dearsan Joint Venture" about the construction of a corvette according to...

Bahrain to Join Coalition Force at Persian Gulf

It's announced by Bahrain officials during the visit by Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, chief of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) to the Bahraini capital...

Ocean Shield-19 was Conducted Longer than Planned

Russia’s Ocean Shield-2019 naval exercise lasted nearly one week longer than planned, the commander-in-chief of Russia’s Navy, Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov, said in...

Ancestor of TOMAHAWK : RGM-59A Taurus

Tomahawk (BGM-109), is one of the most famous and effective strategic cruise missile at our era. Even an average person who doesn’t...

Philippines Express Concern over Chinese Warships’ Violations

Philippines headquarters expressed its concern over the passage of five more Chinese warships in Philippine waters on Thursday (15th August), saying it...

Thirteen Navies to Deploy at Rio For UNITAS 2019

Brazil will host Operation UNITAS LX, the oldest multinational maritime exercise, which has been organized by the United States since 1959. The...

Russian Newest Diesel-Electric Submarine at Baltic Sea for Trials

The Project 636.3 latest diesel-electric submarine Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, being built by Admiralty Shipyard for Russia’s Pacific Fleet, has moved to the Baltic Sea...

UK and Indian Navies Hold KONKAN Bilateral Exercise

The 14th edition of KONKAN, annual bilateral exercises between Indian Navy and Royal Navy, is currently underway off the South Coast of...

Norway to Procure TRS-3D Naval Radar for the Coast Guard

According to the press release of German based defence company, HENSOLDT, Norwegian Coast Guard will procure the latest version of its TRS-3D...

Steel Cut Ceremony for the Newest Type 26 : HMS Cardiff

Cutting first piece of steel ceremony was conducted for the second Type 26 Global Combat Ship, HMS CARDIFF, by BAE Systems at...

Brazilian and Hellenic Navy Ships Conduct Bilateral Exercise

In order to maintain the proficiency and interoperability of UNIFIL Maritime Task Force (FTM) vessel crews, Brazilian Frigate Union (F 45) and...

U.S. Invites Greece for Cooperation at Persian Gulf

According to Greek sources, U.S. asked Greece to make a contribution to the multinational naval force that will monitor the Persian Gulf...

Russia’s Newest Frigate Begins Shipbuilder’s Final Trials

According to the statements of Russian Navy Officials, the Project 22350 newest frigate Admiral Kasatonov (431) will set off for Baltic Sea...

First SWATT is Completed by USS BATAAN (LHD-5)

According to officials of the U.S. Navy, The USS Bataan (LHD 5) Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) has completed its first Surface Warfare...

Dangerous Move: Israel would Join Operation Sentinel

Israeli Foreign Minister Israel Katz said on Tuesday (6th August) made important comments about their intention of supporting the U.S.-led naval mission...

Rheinmetall and MBDA will Collaborate to Develop Laser Effector for German...

According to German press focused on defense technologies, Rheinmetall and MBDA Deutschland have negotiated in the high-energy laser effectors domain. Both companies...

NATO has completed AEGIS Upgrade at Romania

According to the NATO HQ press release on 9th August, NATO's AEGIS coastal missile defence system update is completed. As an important part...

Did IRGC Chase Wrong Ship or Make Propaganda?

Iran has revealed that fast attack boats belong to IRGC chased down the Royal Navy Destroyer HMS Duncan and shared a video...

Indian Navy Turns on Alert Mode Against Terrorist Attacks

According to Indian press, the Indian Navy has announced an alert due to the possibilities of a Pakistan-based terror attack, in the...

Wilson Sons Tugs Presents Powerful Escort Tug: WS Aries

Eyes of the navy enthusiasts mostly on combatant and powerful ships, like aircraft carriers, submarines, destroyers and etc. But as all we...

HMAS Arunta of Australian Navy Begins SATs After AMCAP Upgrades

On completion of Project SEA 1448 Phase 4/4B AMCAP (ANZAC Middle Life Assurance Capability Program) HMAS Arunta frigate of Royal Australian Navy...

Egyptian and Greek Navies Conducted Bilateral Exercises at Mediterranean

Hellenic Navy and Egyptian Navy conducted bilateral passex exercises at Mediterranean during Hellenic Navy ships' Alexandria port visit. Meko-200HN class frigate HS...

Russia : USS Porter is not alone at Black Sea

The Russian Black Sea Fleet's Smetlivy destroyer is monitoring the USS Porter in the Black Sea, the Russian Defense Ministry said on...

Israel Navy Hosted Multinational Earthquake Recovery Exercise

The Israel Navy on Sunday (4th August) hosted a large-scale multinational exercise, Mighty Waves, near the Haifa coast simulating an earthquake in...

Russian BE-12 Aircrafts will Hunt Submarines

The Russian Navy begins the modernization of the Be-12 Chaika amphibious aircraft. Updated flying boats will become hunters of nuclear submarines: they...

Russian Navy to Get New Anti Submarine Guided Missiles

The Russian Navy is planning to procure an important weapon called Anti-Submarine Guided Missile. When we hear about such weapon, it's normal...

USS PORTER is Underway to Black Sea

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) began its north-bound transit to the Black Sea August 8, 2019. This is the...

U.S. Approved Sale of MH-60R Multi-mission Helicopters to South Korea

The United States approved a potential sale of 12 MH-60R multi-mission helicopters to South Korea worth $800 million, the US Defense Security...

Turkish Navy Equips ADA Class Corvette with Local Made SSM

According to the Turkish Defense Press, Turkish made anti-ship missile Atmaca is fitted on to the fourth ADA Class corvette, TCG KINALIADA....

USS Ronald Reagan Visits Manila of Philippines

Nimitz-class nuclear-powered American aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), arrived Manila Wednesday (7th August) for a brief port call to highlight...

Mexico Launched 8th Oaxaca Class OPV

On 23rd July, the Mexican Navy’s (Armada de México) own shipyard, Astilleros de la Armada (known as Astimar), launched its 8th and...

Turkish Preveze Class Submarines to be Equipped with SERO 400 Persicopes

STM, an important institution that carries out activities in the field of defense technologies in Turkey, made contract with Hensoldt to equip...

Philippines Navy Commissioned ex-South Korean Corvette

The Philippine Navy today officially accepted and commissioned to Navy service former South Korean Pohang-class corvette Chungju, now BRP Conrado Yap (PS-39)...

U.S. Navy Gets Raytheon Made Next Generation Jammer for Testing

Raytheon has delivered the first Next Generation Jammer Mid-Band (NGJ-MB) pod to the US Navy (USN) for ground and aircraft integration testing,...

South Korea-donated ship will be Transition until Jose Rizal Class are...

According to Philippinne's official press, BRP Conrado Yap (PS-39), the former South Korean "Pohang"-class corvette "Chungju" (PCC-762), and donated fpr Philippine Navy,...

Canada to Build 3rd Shipyard for Icebreaker Ships

The Liberal government of Canada formally launched the process to add a third shipyard to the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) on Friday...

UK Unrest about Russian Super Quiet Submarines

British authorities have repeatedly sounded the alarm about Russia's allegedly increasing activity in the North Atlantic and expressed concerns over Moscow's sophisticated...

BAE Systems Equipped Drone Boats with Guns

BAE Systems, one of the most succesful companies about unmanned systems, has successfully completed a series of trials on a ‘first of...

EEZ Treaty Between Philippinnes and Indonesia Officially Come in Force

Although Southeast Asia might be occupied with a story of unresolved maritime boundaries, this year, the region witnessed a success story of...

Ulstein Verft Presents World’s Largest Hybrid Vessel

Nature-friendly hybrid vessels which uses natural power for propulsion is a promising development for the survival of nature. Hybrid technology is becoming...

Germany to Procure NH90 Helos as Lynx Replacement

The German Navy has chosen the NH90 to replace its aging fleet of shipboard Westland Lynx anti-submarine warfare/anti-surface warfare (ASW/ASuW) helicopters. Naval...

Greek Committee Visited Australian Frigate for Procurement

According to Australian Media, high-ranking officers from the Greek Navy were hosted on-board HMAS Newcastle as it was docked in Singapore during...

Iran and Russia to Improve Cooperation at Gulf

Chief of Iranian Navy, who is visiting Russia, has announced an agreement for joint naval exercises between the Iranian and Russian forces...

Russian Navy Commenced Large Exercise at Baltic Sea

The Russian Navy’s large-scale exercise, Ocean Shield 2019, is due to start in the Baltic Sea on August 1, the Russian Defense...

Facts about the Sunken Argentinian Submarine Comes out

A commission composed by legislative has concluded that the sinking of the ARA San Juan submarine with all 44 crew-members onboard, in...

Anti-Ship Missile Defense with Artificial Intelligence

Guided missiles are still one of the most strategic, destructive and powerful weapons for the above water warfare. For decades, scientists and...

Iraq to Build New Naval Base at Basra

After being a huge obstacle for successive governments since 2003, Iraq finally plans to build the largest naval base in the Persian...

Russian Pacific Fleet’s Nuclear Submarines to be Repaired by Zvezda

The Zvezda Ship Repair Center in the Russian Far East has launched repairs of the Project 949A nuclear-powered submarine Irkutsk and the...

Japan to Procure 20 Unmanned Helicopters

Benefits of Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAV) attracts armed forces of many countries. They are the eyes of the forces at disputed and...

U.S. Navy Names Newest Towing & Rescue Ship

According to the announcment of the U.S.Navy Secretary, Richard V. Spencer, the third unit in the US Navy’s new class of towing,...

Philipinnes Navy’s Interest on Scorpene Class Submarines

The Philippine Navy (PN) is observing the Scorpene diesel-electric submarine, made by French defense company, Naval Group, in order to strengthen its...

Indian Navy Comissioned 6th LCU MK-IV Amphibious Ship

Amid the increasing presence of Chinese warships in the Indian Ocean Region, the Indian Navy has added an amphibious ship which can...

Show of Strength: Russian Navy Day 2019

Is the great navy dream of Grand Petro coming true? Putin knows that the way to become a global power is through a...

German Navy to Procure Type 707 Tankers

Procurement for 2 new Type 707 auxillary tankers approved by Chief of Defense of Germany on 17th July. These ships are planned...

Hellenic Navy’s Eyes Locked on Belharra Class Frigates

After having a huge financial crysis Government of Greece is planning to strengthen Hellenic Navy. The most important subject for Hellenic Navy's...

USS Eagle Found After 75 Years of her Sinking

We have been getting interesting news about vanished ships nowadays. The last one was published by U.S. press that a private dive...

INS Khanderi Would Join Indian Navy at End of 2019

India’s second Kalvari-class Scorpene submarine is expected to be commissioned into service by September-October this year, Navy chief Admiral Karambir Singh said...

Mines from WWII defused by Russians Specialists

Mines dropped during WWII are still dangerous? We cannot answer this question exactly but sometimes we hear news about defused mine which...

Indonesian Navy Recieves 4th KCR-60M Class FAC

Indonesian Navy completed delivery of 4th KCR-60M Class Fast Attacking Craft (FAC) named KRI Kerambit with hull number 627 on 25th July....

Countdown for Operation UNITAS-2019

Brazil will host 2019 edition of Operation UNITAS, which is going to be conducted for 60th time, will be conducted at maritime...

Hellenic Navy’s 6th Super Vita Class FAC on Sea Trials

Hellenic Navy's Super Vita (Roussen) Class ship's story finally comes to a solution. There were many reasons of delay of their comissioning,...

Vietnamese Ship Visits Vladivostok of Russia

Vietnamese Navy's Kuang Chung frigate has arrived to Russia's Vladivostok for a friendly visit for the first time in the history of...

Indonesia and Singapore Navies Conduct Eagle Indopura Joint Exercise

Joint exercise named Eagle Indopura is being conducted with the participation of Singapore and Indonesia navies between 18th and 25th July 2019....

South Korea Plans to Build F-35B Carrier

South Korea takes its first step towards construction of a “light aircraft carrier” by late 2020s. According to multiple reports, the Ministry of...

Northern Fleet task force arrives to Kronstadt after global circumnavigation

A ceremony to greet Russia’s Northern Fleet task force led by the Admiral Gorshkov frigate returning from a successful circumnavigation of the...

Eagle Salute – Eagle Response 19 Joint Naval/Air Drill Began

Joint military exercise "Eagle Salute - Eagle Response 2019" has begun on 22nd July, with participation of Egyptian, US and UAE naval...

Indian Frigate and Chinese Destroyer to Attend Russian Navy Day Parade

China's destroyer Xian and India's frigate Tarkash will take part in the military maritime parade that will be held in St. Petersburg...

Israel Navy Increased Readiness Against Maritime Threats

Israel is preparing to fend off potential threats to its naval and merchant marine vessels and those making their way to Israel,...

Turkish Local-Built Amphibious Landing Ship BAYRAKTAR Visited Albania

TCG Bayraktar (L-402) Amphibious Tank Landing Ship belonging to Turkish Navy Command anchored in Durrach Port in western Albania. Built in Turkey, local...

Australian Submarines would be “Old-Fashion” when Comissioned at 2030

When starting a modernization or procurement programme, planners should be aware of the growing technology and comissioning date of the naval units....

Operation Sentinel will Begin Around Persian Gulf

The US Central Forces Command (CENTCOM) has announced that it has developed a military operation called Operation Sentinel, which aims to secure...

Malaysian Navy’s Second Littoral Mission Ship is Launched At China

The Royal Malaysian Navy’s second Keris-class littoral mission ship (LMS) was launched in Wuhan, China, by China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) on...

Indonesia Devoted Budget for Naval Hydrographic Ships

Indonesia will buy two 90 meter ocean going hydrographic vessels in near future. The Indonesian Ministry of Finance has approved a budget...

Naval Group Proposed to Manufacture CANTO for Royal Australian Navy

Naval Group shipbuilding company is attending so many projects and improving its market around the world. They made a glorious success at...

Iranian Revolutionary Guards Detained British Oil Tanker

The oil tanker crisis between Iran and Britain continues. In retaliation for the confiscation of the Iranian oil tanker, the Iranian Revolutionary...

Caspian Flotilla warships take part in combat readiness check

The crews of over 30 Caspian Flotilla warships are involved in a combat readiness check in the Astrakhan Region in south Russia...

Turkey is Formally Expelled from F-35 Programme

The tension between Turkey and the United States about Turkey's S-400 air defense system purchase has been lasting and increasing for about...

Russian Giant Submarine Participate Northern Fleet’s Drills

The world’s largest nuclear-powered submarine Dmitry Donskoi took part in the Russian Northern Fleet’s anti-submarine warfare drills, the Fleet’s press office reported...

India will Procure Heavy-weight Torpedos

Indian Defence Ministry issued $291m tender for heavyweight torpedoes for Kalvari class submarines. Seeking to boost the Indian Navy's firepower, the Indian Defence...

New Chief of Naval Operations of U.S. Navy

Acting Secretary of Defense Richard has announced the new Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) of U.S. Navy. Navy Vice Adm. Michael M. Gilday...

Second Maya-Class Destroyer Haguru is Launched for JMSDF

The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force’s (JMSDF) second Maya-class Aegis destroyer Haguru (DDG 180) was launched in a July 17 ceremony in...

Rubezh-ME coastal defence system is Introduced at IMDS-2019

Coastal defence systems are the nightmare of the ships which are conducting operations close to shoreline, especially littoral ships, guided missile fast...

Qatar Inaugurated Its Largest Coast Guard Base

The Qatari Coast Guard's new main base was officially inaugurated on 14 July, a milestone event in the major expansion in the...

Is Russia Shifting Force from Caspian to Mediterranean?

The Caspian Flotilla’s Project 21631 cruise missile corvette Uglich has joined Russia’s Mediterranean permanent taskforce, as the source in the Crimean defense...

India will Host INDRA-2019 Joint Exercise

The joint Russian-Indian military exercise Indra 2019 is planned to be held at one of the training grounds of the Republic of...

10 Turkish Sailors have been Kidnapped by Sea Pirates

An armed gang has attacked a Turkish cargo ship off the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped 10 of the vessel's crew members,...

Royal Navy Tested Lightweight Multirole Missile from HMS Sutherland

Amid an increasing threat from small boats used by terroists and suicide bombers, the Royal Navy has successfully tested the brand new...

Asymmetric Threat For British Ships Through Persian Gulf

Today UK press made an interesting claim about the security of warships heading to Persian Gulf. A British warship proceeding to the...

Russian Naval Parade will Contain More Than 40 Warships

Russia’s Main Naval Parade in St. Petersburg and Kronshtadt on July 28 will involve 43 warships, 41 aircraft and more than 4,000...

World’s Largest Aluminium OPV is Ready for Philipinnes Coast Guard

French shipyard OCEA will launch the giant 84-meter long OPV-270 (Offshore Patrol Vessel) at Cabaude aux Sables-d'Olonne on Wednesday 17 July. The OPV...

Portuguese Navy Gives Training Support to Moroccan Navy

Portugal and Morocco are in cooperation to prevent terrorism and control migration issues for a long time. Last week, on 12nd July,...

Damen Shipyards will Modernize Dutch Navy Auxilary Ships

Damen Shipyards Den Helder has signed a major contract with the Netherlands Ministry of Defence for the extensive maintenance and modernization of...

Israeli Warship Crossed Into Lebanese Waters

Lebanon claimed on Sunday (14th July) that an Israeli warship had breached its territorial waters. According to Lebanese TV channel LBC, the ship...

U.S. Navy Launches Artificial Intelligence Prize Challenge

Importance of cyber warfare is understood better by countries day by day. A serious part of war scene are now on the...

Admiral Gorshkov conducts ASW drills in Atlantic

The crew of the Russian Northern Fleet’s frigate Admiral Gorshkov held an anti-submarine warfare exercise in the Atlantic as part of its...

HMS Duncan is Underway to Persian Gulf

Tension between Iran and UK is not being reduced. After seizure of Iranian oil tanker by Gibraltar, Iran dared to board British...

Greece to buy up to seven MH-60R multi mission helicopters from...

The U.S. State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Greece of MH-60R Multi-Mission...

Launching Ceremony for France’s New Nuclear Submarine Suffren

12nd July 2019 was a day of proud for French defense industry, because the launching ceremony was held for their new nuclear-powered...

U.S. Coast Guard Seized Narco Submarine

On 11st July, we faced very rare, interesting and breathtaking narco operation conducted by U.S. Coast Guard. The US Coast Guard released a...

S-400 Air Defense Missiles Delivered to Turkey

Turkey's S-400 Air Defence System purchase from Russia in on the agenda of U.S. and NATO for a long time. Lots of...

UK’s Newest Aircraft Carrier Forced to Return to Base Due to...

The UK's new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, has returned from sea trials early after a leak was found. When water on one...

Brazilian Navy Launched Third Prototype of MANSUP

10th July was such an important day for Brazilian Navy, because they launched the third prototype of the Antinavio Surface Missile (MANSUP)...

Iranian Boats tried to Seize British Tanker at Hormuz

Tanker crisis between UK and Iran is growing day by day. Last week, the administration of Gibraltar seized an Iranian tanker named...

Detecting Submarine will be Available with Propeller Trace

Scientists at Russia’s Krylov State Research Center have started developing and introducing a fundamentally new method of detecting submarines by the trace,...

Russian design bureau unveils new nuclear-powered aircraft carrier project

The Russian Nevskoye Design Bureau (part of Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation) unveiled the newest Project 11430E ‘Lamantin’ nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. Its mockup...

IMDS-2019 Began at St.Petersburg

In accordance with the order of the Government of the Russian Federation, the ninth International Maritime Defence Show 2019 began in St....

Fire Scout Unmanned Helicopter is ready for U.S. Navy

The U.S. Navy declared initial operational capability (IOC) for the MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter on June 28, the service said on...

Belgium and the Netherlands Seal the Purchase of 12 minesweeping ships

Cooperation about military issues between Belgium and Netherlands is growing year by year. On 5th July 2019, they signed the contract for...

ALBATROS will fly for French Navy

French navy is planning to strenghten maritime air surveillance by gathering Dassault Aviation Albatros – a customised Falcon 2000LXS business jet –...

JFD successfully completes sea trials for the first DSRV for the...

After facing the disaster occurred on Russian submarine under Baltic Sea, people understood how important subsea rescue systems once more, JFD Company...

Talisman Sabre 2019 Exercise Commence Whistle is Blown at USS RONALD...

On July 7, the largest bilateral exercise between U.S. and Australia named Exercise Talisman Sabre 2019 has been started aboard on aircraft...

Houthi attempt to target commercial ship foiled

 The naval arm of the Saudi-led Arab coalition on Monday (July 8) foiled a Houthi attempt to target a commercial ship in...

Indian aircraft carrier Vikrant to be delivered to navy in 2021

The Indian navy will get a new aircraft-carrier in early 2021, a senior Indian navy officer Vice Admiral A K Saxena said...

HMS Queen Elizabeth conducted trial firing exercise with her new Phalanx

UK Royal Navy's aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth was equipped with Phalanx Block 1B CIWS (Close-in Weapon System) on February 2019. On...

Differences Between Two O.H.Perry Class Frigates

After finishing BALTOPS 2019 exercies, Kiel base of Germany hosted NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) ships. While moored at port, two Oliver...

BrahMos Missile with enhanced range is ready for use

In an interview broadcast on Doordarshan News Sunday (July 7), CEO of BrahMos Aerospace, Sudhir Kumar Mishra commented that The upgraded version...

The Hellenic Navy Ship is used for National Elections

Warships are not used only for military purposes, but sometimes they are used for civilian missions as well, like civilian medical evacuation,...

Chinese spy ship heading towards Australia to monitor Exercise Talisman Sabre

  The Australian Defence Force is closely tracking a high-tech Chinese spy ship as it makes its way towards Australia ahead of this...

Italian FREMM Class Frigates Attracts U.S. Navy for FFG(X) Programme

To assure the U.S. Navy’s famously high survivability standards and sustained power, The United States Navy has released its requirements for a...

Tanker allegedly carrying crude oil from Iran to Syria stopped at...

On 4 July 2019, The British military forces stopped a tanker allegedly carrying crude oil from Iran to Syria by drilling the...

French Navy is Planning to Retire Lynx Helicopters 2 Years Earlier

French Navy made a surprising decision and revised plans about the life-cycle of Lynx helicopters. They are planning to retire them at...

Baltic Protector Task Group Conducted Amphibious Exercise on Estonia Coast

The UK-Led task group, Baltic Protector, carried out amphibious landing exercise at Estonia coast on 4th July. The exercise came as part...

U.S. Navy awards Lockheed Martin additional contract for LRASM

Lockheed Martin Corp received new U.S. Navy contract for work on the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile, the U.S. Department of Defense announced. According...

China fired Anti-Ship Missiles at the disputed area

On 2nd July, a spokesperson from Pentagon has commented that China has carried out at least one anti-ship ballistic missile test in...

U.S. Plan to Modernize Naval Base at Ukraine

Black Sea is transformed to a chessboard at last years that U.S. and Russia make moves. As a consequence, we encounter news...

Bilateral Sea Drills of Egyptian and Indian Navies

As we reported on 02 July 2019, Indian frigate INS TARKASH made a 3-day port visit to Alexandria to participate in the...

The commitment of submariners to each other is a tradition to...

Yesterday, on 02 July 2019, the world was shaken by a dramatic news, a fire took place at the Russian Nuclear Submarine...

“NAVAL GROUP” is awarded to construct corvettes for Romaina

According to Romanian sources, French Naval Group Company and its partner Santierul Naval Constanta (SNC) won the bid challenge for Gowind multi-mission...

14 submariners died during the Fire Occured at Russian Submarine

According to the statement of Russian Ministiry of Defense, on 1st July, while at Russian territorial waters, a fire occured on Russian...

China’s consolidated existence at Hong Kong

As The Chinese military received official ownership of a piece of prime Hong Kong waterfront land, at midnight of 29th June, they...

New Plans to Upgrade Launchers of Arleigh Burkes

New consideration issue for US engineers is to upgrade Arleigh Burke Class Destroyers with larger launchers. As we know, Arleigh Burkes are one...

Indian Frigate INS TARKASH’s visit to Alexandria

Showing India’s commitment to its ties with Egypt and of Indian Navy’s increasing footprint and operational reach, Indian Naval Ship Tarkash arrived...

Heavy nuclear-powered missile cruiser Admiral Nakhimov will be delivered to the...

Russian TASS quotes Sevmash Shipyard Chief Mikhail Budnichenko as saying shipbuilders will deliver the Project 1144 heavy nuclear-powered missile-carrying cruiser Admiral Nakhimov...

HMS MEDWAY will be the newest member of the Royal Navy

HMS MEDWAY (P223), is the second of five new River-class offshore patrol vessels currently underconstruction for the Royal Navy. She arrived at...

RFS Admiral Gorshkov’s visit to Havana

Earlier this week, a Russian task force flagged by Russia's first-in-class frigate Admiral Gorshkov arrived in Havana. Admiral Gorshkov was joined by...

Turkish Navy’s ICCAT Inspections at East Mediterranean

Turkish Navy and Turkish Coastguard ICCAT inspections are continuing at the authorized area of Eastern Mediterranean. According to Turkish Navy officials, 37...

New US Navy existence in Black Sea

The United States sent The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) and Spearhead-class Joint High-Speed Vessel USNS Yuma(JHSV-8) to Odessa...

The U.S. Navy will Christen USS Oakland on June 29.

June 29 will be an exciting day for Alabama that will host the christening ceremony of the newest littoral combat ship (LCS),...

The 6th FREMM frigate’s construction ended.

The French Navy celebrated the completion of the construction of its sixth multi-mission frigate, FREMM Normandie, in Lorient on June 25. The celebration...

Russia’s new aircraft carrier concept seen at Army-2019 show

Russia’s Krylov State Scientific Center’s new concept of an aircraft carrier  is displayed at the Army-2019 military and technical forum. According to...

Indian Navy Plans for 10 Additional Boeing P-8I Aircraft

India Navy is expected to procure 10 more Boeing P-8I Poseidon MPA’s additional to its eight aircraft which has been acquired in...

Indian Navy to modernize INS Vikramaditya’s landing aids

Because of the dissatisfaction with the original Russian Equipment, the flight deck of Indian Navy’s sole aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya will be...

Iran shoots down US RQ-4 Global Hawk surveillance drone

Iran said it had shot down a U.S. surveillance drone that violated its airspace near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, with the...

Gotland-class submarine HSwMS Uppland relaunched

Saab relaunched  Swedish Navy's Gotland-class HSwMS Uppland today (June 19). Two of the Gotland-class submarines have now concluded comprehensive mid-life upgrades (MLU)...

Hospital Ship USNS Comfort Departs Norfolk for Medical Mission

The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) left from Naval Station Norfolk, June 14, to begin its deployment to South...

Induction Of Recently Upgraded Indian Kilo-Class Sub Delayed After It Suffers...

Induction of the recently upgraded Russian-origin kilo-class submarine belonging to the Indian Navy will take nearly a month after having suffered damage...

U.S. Navy uses modern airborne laser mine detection system during BALTOPS...

MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopters assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28 take part in the exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2019. According to...

Indian Navy To Induct Indigenous Heavyweight Torpedo Varunastra

In a bid to boost its underwater firepower, the Indian Navy has decided to induct the indigenous developed heavyweight torpedo Varunastra into in its...

Chinese warship the Liaoning sails through Miyako Strait on way to...

Chinese aircraft carrier the Liaoning passed through the Miyako Strait in the East China Sea on June 11, on its way to...

USS Ronald Reagan, JS Izumo Sail Together in the South China...

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and U.S. Navy conducted bilateral exercise in the South China Sea.   The U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS...

Three Russian warships to monitor NATO Baltops-2019 exercise

Three Russian Corvettes are going to monitor NATO BALTOPS-2019 exercise which began today (June 9) out of Kiel/Germany. Project 20380 corvettes RFS BOYKIY...

USS Boxer and FS Charles de Gaulle Sail in the Andaman...

Amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) and French navy aircraft carrier, FS Charles de Gaulle (R 91), and its escort ships...

US Conducts Operational Demonstration of New Aerial Maritime Mine

U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) conducted an operational demonstration of the Quickstrike-ER (QS-ER) Naval mine project at the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF)...

USS Ronald Reagan begins underway operations in the Indo-Pacific

The forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), along with supporting Commander Task Force 70 units, began underway operations in the...

HELICOPTER TECHNOLOGY CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE 2019

SMi’s Helicopter Technology Central and Eastern Europe 2019 conference is returning for its fourth successful year to Prague, Czech Republic on the 22nd and 23rd May 2019. Our past Helicopter Technology...

German Navy Type 212 submarine runs aground while departing Norwegian Navy...

A German Navy Type 212A submarine, U-36 (S186), ran aground while departing the Royal Norwegian Navy base of Haakonsvern, around 15 km...

HMS DEFENDER shows her power with missile firing

Royal Navy warship HMS Defender has tested her Sea Viper missile system off the coast of Scotland. Blasting from the Type 45 destroyer’s...

India, Singapore conduct naval drill in South China Sea

The navies of India and Singapore started the sea phase of bilateral naval drill in the South China Sea on Sunday (May...

UNMANNED MARITIME SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY

As technology and innovation continue to push the boundaries of operational capabilities in Naval warfare, Unmanned Maritime Systems Technology 2019 is a crucial forum...

Adriatic Sea Defense & Aerospace

Adriatic Sea Defense & Aerospace (Int'l Defence Exhibition and Conference) takes place in Split, Croatia from 10.04 to 12.04.19. Takes place every second year

Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group in the Black Sea

Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) arrived in the Black Sea on Feb 19, after a four day port visit in...

Russian Navy to track US missile destroyer movements in Black Sea

Russian Black Sea Fleet ships, including the missile corvette Orekhovo-Zuyevo and the reconnaissance ship Ivan Khurs are continuously tracking the US guided-missile...

Leonardo and Abu Dhabi Ship Building sign a MoU to enhance...

Abu Dhabi Ship Building and Leonardo signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance their collaboration in the naval sector on Feb 18...

When’s the last time a US Navy ship was sunk?

The last US Navy ship lost at sea was USS Guardian. On 17 January 2013, Guardian ran aground on Tubbataha Reef in...

Sailor in iconic kissing photograph in Time Square dies at 95

The sailor photographed kissing a woman in Time Square at the end of World War II has died. George Mendonsa died after suffering...

Lockheed Martin to upgrade US Navy’s Submarine’s EW System

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, Syracuse, New York, is awarded a $20,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-incentive-fee and firm-fixed-price contract for engineering and technical...

Republic Of Singapore Navy Launches First Type 218SG Submarine

The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN)'s first Type 218SG  Invincible-class submarine, Invincible, was launched on Feb 18 at the Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems...

US Navy’s Newest Ship USS Tulsa Commissioned

The littoral combat ship USS Tulsa (LCS 16) was commissioned as the US Navy's newest surface combatant in a ceremony in San...

Saudi and French companies agreed to build warships in the Kingdom

Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) and France’s Naval Group entered a joint venture to develop vessels in Saudi Arabia The SAMI will hold a...

Iran unveils Fateh submarine

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has inaugurated a new domestically-built submarine armed with cruise missiles in line with the Islamic Republic's move to...

Indian Navy Kolkata Class Destroyers

Source : https://medium.com/indo-pacific-geomill/indian-navy-kolkata-class-destroyers-d39fad8662e0 Author: https://twitter.com/China_SCS_info The Kolkata destroyer class (Project 15A) are the most powerful surface combat ships of the Indian Navy...

The new launchers on the Saar-4.5 corvettes of IDF

During recent Netanyahu's visit to Haifa naval base provided the photos of new launchers on the Saar-4.5 ships.  

Ukraine to showcase Neptun antiship missile at IDEX 2019

Ukraine defense industry to showcase its latest Neptun coastal defense cruise missile system during the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) 2019...

Boeing has tested new sensors on Harpoon missile

Jim Bryan, director of Boeing Cruise Missile Systems said that the aerospace company had tested electro-optical and infrared sensors on its Harpoon...

Future USS Cincinnati (LCS 20) Completes Acceptance Trials

The future USS Cincinnati (LCS 20) successfully concluded acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico Feb. 8, following a series of in-port...

USS Leyte Gulf Back At Sea After Repairs from Minor Collision

The guided-missile cruiser USS Leyte Gulf, which was involved in a minor collision with a resupply ship on Feb. 5, has left...

Chinese Navy supply ship refuels three ships at once

PLA Navy (Chinese Navy) supply ship HONGHU 963 refueling three ships at once on 7 Feb in waters of Pacific Ocean. The comprehensive...

Why do navy personnel use odd white masks?

Anti-flash gear, also known simply as flash gear, is basic personal protective equipment consisting of a fire-resistant hood and fire-resistant gloves, often made...

BAE Systems has received $114.5m contract to Modernize USS Bulkeley

BAE Systems has received a $114.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy to perform maintenance and modernization of the guided-missile destroyer USS...

US Submarine Participates in JMSDF SUBCOMP

A U.S. Navy Los Angeles-class attack submarine will participate in the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) Submarine Competition (SUBCOMP) in waters south...

U.K. to convert ferries into warships

The U.K.  Ministry of Defence is to procure two civilian passenger ferries or cargo vessels and convert them into warships, the defence...

Australia signs $50b Attack submarine deal with French shipbuilder

The Australian Government today (Feb 11) ratified a Strategic Partnering Agreement with the French shipbuilding company Naval Group that will see 12...

Turkey launches Test and Training Ship TCG UFUK (A-591)

Turkey launched its first indigenous intelligence ship TCG UFUK (A-591) on Feb.9, 2019, during a ceremony that held at Tuzla/Istanbul Shipyard. The ship...

U.S. Navy’s LCS Will Conduct Drug Interdiction Patrols This Year

A Littoral Combat Ship, with an embarked Coast Guard law enforcement detachment, will hunt for drug runners in U.S. Southern Command later...

HMCS Regina departs for deployment to the Asia-Pacific and Middle East...

Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Regina, accompanied by Naval Replenishment Unit Asterix, departed its homeport of Esquimalt today for a deployment to...

U.S. Navy Successfully Conducts AN/SPY-6(V) Radar Ballistic Missile Test

The U.S. Navy's AN/SPY-6(V)1 Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR) successfully tracked a ballistic missile target, Jan. 31. The short range ballistic missile...

U.S., Japanese commanders observe F-35B operations aboard USS Wasp

The commanders of U.S. 7th Fleet and the Japan's Self-Defense Fleet visited the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1), Feb. 5,...

U.S. Navy builds new surface attack drone ships

The U.S. Navy is building two new large drone ships to coordinate synchronized attacks, perform command and control across fleets of Unmanned...

USS Leyte Gulf and USNS Robert E. Peary made contact during...

No personnel were injured when a U.S. Navy guided-missile cruiser and dry cargo ship made contact during an underway replenishment off the...

US Navy Accepts Delivery of Future USS Billings (LCS 15)

The US Navy accepted delivery of the future USS Billings (LCS 15) during a ceremony at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM), shipyard,...

Chinese scientists make progress on submarine communication

Researchers conduct test transmission of real-time data between deep ocean transponders and Beidou navigation satellite system in western Pacific. Analysts say it...

USS South Dakota was commissioned today (Feb 2) at the U.S....

USS South Dakota is the 17th Virginia-class attack submarine and the seventh Virginia-class Block III submarine. Virginia-class submarines are built to operate...

HII Awarded $15.2 Billion Block Contract For Two Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers

For the first time in more than three decades, Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division was awarded a multi-ship contract...

General Atomics awarded $19.7M for EMALS parts for USS Gerald R....

General Atomics won a $19.7 million contract to manufacture, test, and deliver Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch Systems (EMALS) spare parts to support the US Navy’s CVN-78 aircraft...

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USS South Dakota (SSN 790) Commissioning Ceremony

The US Navy will commission its newest fast attack submarine, the future USS South Dakota (SSN 790), during an 11 a.m. (EST)...

Pakistan Navy to host multinational Naval Exercise Aman 2019 in February

The Pakistan Navy is set to host multi-national naval exercise ‘Aman 2019’ in February in the North Arabian Sea. More than 40 countries...

Italian Navy’s Ninth Multipurpose frigate “SPARTACO SCHERGAT” launched

The launching ceremony of the “Spartaco Schergat” frigate, the ninth of a series of 10 FREMM vessels – Multi Mission European Frigates,...

USS Porter arrives in Riga, Latvia

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) arrived in Riga, Latvia, Jan. 23, 2019, for a scheduled port visit. "We would...

India successfully tests Barak 8 missile

The Indian navy has performed a successful intercept of an aerial target using the Israeli made Ship launched Long Range Surface-to-Air Missile...

Lockheed Martin And Fincantieri Marinette Marine Awarded Contract To Build Littoral...

Construction will begin in second half of 2019 The U.S. Navy awarded the Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM) team a fixed-price-incentive-fee...

USS Donald Cook arrives in Batumi, Georgia

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) arrived in Batumi, Georgia, Jan. 21, 2019 for a scheduled port visit. Donald...

Brazil’s new helicopter carrier ATLANTICO A140 arrived at her new homeport

Brazil's new helicopter carrier ATLANTICO A140, the former HMS OCEAN L12, arrived at her new homeport of Rio de Janeiro on Aug 25.

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Conducts Air Defense Exercise

The Ronald Reagan Strike Group, including Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 and the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), participated in an air...

Two Chinese naval ships arrived in Algiers, capital of Algeria, for...

Two Chinese naval ships arrived in Algiers, capital of Algeria, for a four-day friendly visit on Jan. 7, local time. The guided-missile destroyer Haikou and...

New Chinese naval destroyer is being outfitted in Shanghai

The first Type 055 destroyer is being outfitted at Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) in Shanghai. Workers are installing conduits and cables in the 10,000-tonne vessel, Zhou...

Babcock signs £115m five-year deal to maintain Australian navy frigates

Babcock signs £115m five-year deal to maintain Australian navy frigates Under a contract worth around £115 million (AU$200 million), the Naval Ship Management (NSM) joint...

Brazil announce purchase of HMS Ocean for £84 million

Brazil announce purchase of HMS Ocean for £84 million Brazil defence community has confirmed the purchase of British helicopter carrier HMS Ocean. The first group of...

Boeing unveils a drone capable of landing on an aircraft carrier

Boeing unveils a drone capable of landing on an aircraft carrier, as U.S. Navy competition heats up Boeing recently offered a first glimpse of its...

Turkish Navy commissioned second rescue ship, TCG AKIN.

Turkish Navy's new rescue and towing ship, TCG AKIN (A-584), has been delivered to the navy, with a ceremony held on Dec 29, at...

ROKS Chungnam, ROKS Yeosu and ROKS Jinhae decommissioned on Dec 27.

The Republic of Korea Navy decommissioned an Ulsan-class frigate and two Pohang-class corvettes. ROKS Chungnam, ROKS Yeosu and ROKS Jinhae decommissioned on Dec 27. ROKS Chungnam...

Northrop Grumman is awarded $255m for MQ-4C Triton production contract

Northrop Grumman is being awarded $255,309,325 for fixed-price-incentive modification to a previously awarded advanced acquisition contract for the Lot 3 low-rate initial production of...

U.S.Navy Seeks Better Sleep For Crews With New Rest Guidelines, Special...

The U.S.Navy established new rest guidelines for surface ship crews and is exploring whether specially tinted eyewear can help sailors fall asleep faster during...

Russia to extend Tartus and Hmeimim military bases in Syria.

Russia has announced plans to dramatically expand its naval facility in Tartus and air base at Hmeimim, Syria. The deal will see Russia keep...

The 28th Chinese naval escort taskforce arrived at the east waters...

The 28th Chinese naval escort taskforce arrived at the east waters of the Gulf of Aden on Dec 23, local time, to replace the...

Russian Oceanographic research ship Admiral Vladimirsky, Baltic Fleet, enters Mediterranean

The oceanographic research ship Admiral Vladimirsky, the Baltic Fleet, being on long-distance mission, has completed its passage through the Strait of Gibraltar and entered...

Daewoo began trials of DW3000 frigate for Thailand,

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME)  Okpo began trials of DW3000 frigate for Thailand, HTMS Tai chin. Originally for delivery in 2015 and no...

Type 125 frigate BADEN-WURTTEMBERG

New German Type 125 frigate BADEN-WURTTEMBERG returned to builders at Blohm + Voss in Hamburg to fix numerous software and hardware problems - first...

Japan to acquire 3900 tons class destroyers.

The Japanese government approved a record draft defence budget for fiscal 2018 totaling 5.19 trillion yen ($46 billion) amid the growing North Korean and...

Brazilian Navy launches RFP for its new Tamandare Class Corvettes

Brazilian Navy launches RFP for its new Tamandare Class Corvettes The Brazilian Navy on 19 December issued a request for proposal (RFP) seeking four general-purpose...

Japan to buy Aegis Ashore missile defense systems

Japan’s Cabinet on Tuesday (19 Dec) approved a plan to purchase a set of costly land-based U.S. missile combat systems to increase the country’s...

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc.  company, today announced that its V-280...

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc.  company, today announced that its V-280 Valor has achieved first flight. The V-280 Valor is a next-generation tiltrotor that is...

UK takes Delivery of final F-35B Lightning of this year

The UK has taken delivery of its 14th F-35B Lightning II which flew into Beaufort, South Carolina, to take its place as part of...

HII gets $63m contract for USS Fitzgerald repair

Huntington Ingalls has won $63 million modification contract for the execution of USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) emergent repair and restoration. This effort shall provide for...

USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) returned to its homeport at Norfolk...

The guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) returned to its homeport at Norfolk Naval Station, Dec. 15, following an eight-month deployment to the...

Turkish Coast Guard Rescues Stranded Migrants by Helicopter

Dozens of migrants were rescued by the Turkish Coast Guard on Thursday (14 Dec) after their rubber dinghy snagged on a rocky outcropping off...

INS Kalvari has been commisioned to the Indian Navy

INS Kalvari has been commisioned to the Indian Navy as a first non-nuclear submarine after seventeen years. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has commissioned the...

USS John S McCain Returns to Fleet Activities Yokosuka

The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) arrived at Fleet Activities Yokosuka Dec. 13. John S. McCain arrived in Tokyo...

Indian Navy to Buy 24 Multi-role Helicopters for Anti-submarine Warfare Operations

The Indian Navy is moving a proposal to buy 24 multi-role helicopters for an approximate $1.8 billion (INR 12,000 Crore) to be deployed for...

Nimitz Carrier Strike Group Returns to Washington After Deployment

Washington-based ships assigned to Nimitz Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 11 returned Dec. 10, just in time for the upcoming holidays following a six-month deployment...

USS Michael Monsoor cut short its first sea trials

The second stealthy destroyer being built for the U.S. Navy cut short its first sea trials because an equipment failure prevented testing of propulsion...

The missile competitive assessment of the (PLA) Navy kicked off in...

The missile competitive assessment of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy kicked off in waters of the East China Sea on the morning...

The Royal Australian Navy farewells HMAS Darwin after 33 years of...

The Royal Australian Navy has decommissioned the Adelaide Class frigate, HMAS Darwin, at her homeport of Garden Island, Sydney, after more than three decades...

US Navy Prepares to Search for C-2A Aircraft

The U.S. Navy will deploy a team of deep water salvage experts to search for the C-2A Greyhound aircraft that crashed in the Philippine...

Alion submits proposal for the Canadian Surface Combatant

Alion Science and Technology, along with its subsidiary Alion Canada submitted a proposal for the Canadian Surface Combatant program on November 30. “Our solution...

USS Coronado Returns to San Diego

Littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) and the "Wildcards" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23 returned home from an 18-month deployment, Dec....

Huntington Ingalls Industries launched its eighth National Security Cutter vessel.

Huntington Ingalls Industries launched its eighth National Security Cutter vessel, Midgett, for the U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday. Midgett, a Legend-class cutter, launched off a...

USS Michael Monsoor departed the shipyard for at-sea trials.

Future USS Michael Monsoor, the US Navy's newest stealth destroyer & 2nd of 3 Zumwalt-class destroyers being built by Bath Iron Works, departed the...

Pakistan launched new Maritime Patrol Vessel

The launching ceremony of 600 Tons Maritime Patrol Vessel being built for Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), was held at Karachi Shipyard & Engineering...

Brazilian government authorises the navy to begin efforts to purchase HMS...

Brazil’s Ministry of Defence on 1 December authorised the navy to begin efforts to purchase the UK Royal Navy’s HMS Ocean landing platform helicopter. The Brazilian...

INS Chakra

Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba Admits INS Chakra's SONAR Damaged, Says no US Team Allowed Onboard Warship Indian Navy admitted on Friday (Dec 1) that nuclear...

Seahawk flies into history

The Royal Australian Navy has marked the end of an era by handing over the last of its S‑70B-2 Seahawk "Bravo" helicopters to the...

HMAS Newcastle returned to her home port of Fleet Base East,...

HMAS Newcastle returned to her home port of Fleet Base East, Garden Island, Sydney, on Dec 3, following a six-month deployment to the Middle East region. Minister...

Spanish Prime Minister visits SPS Infanta Cristina

The Spanish Offshore Patrol Vessel ‘Infanta Cristina’ welcomed the Spanish Prime Minister during his visit to Ivory Coast The Spanish Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, has...

HMS Monmouth returns to Plymouth after nine-month deployment.

HMS Monmouth returned to Plymouth on Dec 1 , after a highly successful nine-month deployment which included a major drugs bust and saving the...

The Russian Navy conducted two submarine rescue exercises

The Russian Navy conducted two submarine rescue exercises in Kola Bay in the Barents Sea and Avacha Bay on the Pacific coast. The exercises...

NATO SNMCMG2 Participates in Turkish-led Exercise NUSRET 2017

 Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) is participating in the Turkish-led maritime exercise NUSRET 2017 in the Aegean Sea off Canakkale, Turkey. SNMCMG2, consisting...

New guided-missile frigate Suining joins PLA Navy

New guided-missile frigate Suining joins PLA Navy  The commissioning, naming and flag-granting ceremony for the Type-056A frigate Suining (Hull 551) was held at a PLA...

Israeli Navy upgraded its first Saar 4.5.

Israeli Navy upgraded its first Saar 4.5. New radar, electronic warfare, command-and-control, and observation systems have been fitted to  INS Sufa. The new radar is the...

Lockheed Martin Space Systems is being awarded a modification to a...

Lockheed Martin Space Systems is being awarded a modification to a previously awarded contract for Trident II (D5) submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) deployed system...

Iran Navy unveils range of newly-developed equipment

Iran Navy unveils range of newly-developed equipmentThe Islamic Republic of Iran's Navy has unveiled a range of newly-developed equipment, including a training warship and...

New warship to join Iranian Navy in the Caspian Sea

Iran's Minister of Defense said on Wednesday (Nov 29) that a new frigate will join the Iranian Navy in the Caspian Sea next week. Speaking...

USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) visits in Agadir, Morocco

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) arrived in Agadir, Morocco, Nov. 28., for a scheduled port visit. "Our crew is really excited...

USS San Diego Arrives In Souda Bay, Greece

The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) and embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in Souda Bay, Greece,...

Second Royal Australian Navy destroyer enters sea trials

  The second Australian Air Warfare Destroyer 'Brisbane' heads out for its first phase of sea trials. The second Hobart class destroyer, NUSHIP Brisbane, has commenced her...

ESPS Patiño met up with CTF151 Pakistan Warship PNS Tariq

ESPS Patiño met up with CTF151 Pakistan Warship PNS Tariq to conduct counter-piracy exercises at sea off the Somali Coast. Personnel from each vessel transferred...

Canadian Surface Combatant Project

Canada's Combat Ship Team: BAE Systems, CAE, Lockheed Martin Canada, L3 Technologies, MDA and Ultra Electronics Join Forces to Deliver Canadian Surface Combatant Proposal  Two...

Lockheed Martin and Indra Partner to Provide State-of-the-Art AESA Radar to...

Lockheed Martin and Indra Partner to Provide State-of-the-Art AESA Radar to Worldwide Anti-Air Warfare Platforms Indra and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently signed a Heads...

USS John S. McCain Departs Subic Bay en route to Yokosuka

The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) departed Subic Bay, Philippines aboard heavy lift transport vessel MV Treasure in...

Russian jet makes ‘unsafe’ intercept of US Navy aircraft

  A U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon surveillance plane had an “unsafe interaction” with a Russian SU-30 fighter jet this Saturday that used its afterburners as...

Israel mounted a battery of its Iron Dome anti-missile system on...

Israel mounted a battery of its Iron Dome anti-missile system on INS LAHAV corvette on Monday, as the vaunted rocket interceptor went operational at...

Japan anti-submarine destroyer in Philippines for 2-day visit

Demonstrating the growing military relations with the Philippines, a Japanese anti-submarine destroyer, the JS Onami (DD-111) arrived at  South Harbor, Manila,Philippines Sunday. In a statement...

Pakistan finalizing deals of T129 Helicopter and MILGEM corvettes with Turkey.

Pakistan finalizing deals of T129 Helicopter and MILGEM corvettes with Turkey. Pakistan’s Minister of Defence Production (MoDP) Rana Tanveer Hussain paid an official two-day visit...

Iran’s flotilla docks in Bangladesh

Iran's 49th Navy flotilla, comprising of Sabalan destroyer and Bandar Sabalan destroyer and bandar Abbas logistic warship arrived in Bangladesh on Sunday morning to...

Iran Navy repels pirate attack in Gulf of Aden

According to Iran Press TV, Iranian naval forces have thwarted a pirate attack on one of the country's merchant vessels in the Gulf of...

INS Satpura portvisit to Muara Port-Brunei

The Indian Navy’s INS Satpura stealth frigate docked at Muara Port on Nov 25 to celebrate 25 years of Asean-India partnership and to reaffirm...

India-Bangladesh multilateral naval exercise begins

Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba will embark on a three-day visit to Bangladesh tomorrow for a multilateral naval exercise being held under a...

Libya navy says over 30 migrants dead, 200 rescued off coast

More than 30 migrants died and 200 were rescued on Saturday after their boats foundered off Libya’s western coast, the Libyan navy said. The coastguard...

Royal Navy frigates at Portsmouth and Devonport reorganised

The Royal Navy is to shuffle the home bases of its Type 23 Frigates based at Portsmouth and Devonport. The changes, announced by Defence Secretary...

Argentina’s president vows submarine search will continue

Argentina's president vows submarine search will continue Argentina's president has said an international search will continue for a submarine carrying 44 crew members that has...

The USS Fitzgerald was placed on a lift transport vessel to...

The USS Fitzgerald, a U.S. Aegis destroyer that was damaged when it collided with another vessel in June, was placed on a lift transport...

Russian destroyer Vice-Admiral Kulakov returns to Barents Sea from long voyage

Russian destroyer Vice-Admiral Kulakov returns to Barents Sea from long voyage Crew of the Russian Northern Fleet’s large antisubmarine warfare ship Vice-Admiral Kulakov has begun...

HMS Sutherland to deploy to Asia Pacific region next year

UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced that the UK will send a second warship to the Asia Pacific region to strengthen relations with...

Search ends for Sailors in C-2A crash

 The U.S. Navy ceased search and rescue operations at 10:00 a.m. Japan Standard Time on Nov. 24 for three Sailors not immediately recovered after...

EU NAVFOR’S Italian ship Virginio Fasan chases and captures suspected pirates. 

EU NAVFOR Somalia’s Flagship, the Italian vessel ITS Virginio Fasan, has apprehended six suspected pirates and seized their vessels. Six crew of a motor whaler,...

BAE Systems has been awarded a modified contract to complete the...

BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair Inc. has been awarded a modified contract to complete the fitting out availability process for the USS Portland...

Navantia and Bath Iron Works team for the US Navy Future...

Navantia of Spain and U.S.General Dynamics Bath Iron Works have signed a teaming agreement to collaborate on the U.S. Navy’s next-generation FFG(X) Guided Missile...

Royal Australian Navy Offshore Patrol Vessel announced

The much awaited announcement for the replacement to the current Armidale Class patrol boats was announced by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Russell Offices...

France’s CATG Departs Port for a Bilateral Deployment

France’s amphibious task group (CATG), comprised of the French Navy Mistral-class amphibious assault ship LHD Tonnerre and the Horizon-class air defense destroyer Chevalier Paul,...

US Navy aircraft crashed into Pacific Ocean

United States Navy C2-A Greyhound aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the ocean southeast of Okinawa at approximately 2:45 p.m. today (Japan...

USNS Comfort returned to Naval Station Norfolk afternoon providing life-saving medical...

US Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) returned to Naval Station Norfolk afternoon providing life-saving medical care to the people of Puerto Rico. Comfort...

Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset shadowed a Russian naval destroyer through...

Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset shadowed a Russian naval destroyer through the Moray Firth this weekend. Somerset, a Plymouth-based Type 23 frigate, detected and monitored...

Russia launched the first Borei-A SSBN.

The first modernized Project 955A strategic nuclear submarine, the ‘Knyaz (Prince) Vladimir,’  was launched on 17 November at Sevmash Shipyard in northern Russia. The development...

Turkish Navy decommissions 74 year old submarine rescue ship TCG AKIN.

Turkish Navy decommissioned 74 year old submarine rescue ship TCG AKIN (Ex USS Greenlet) on Nov 16. USS GREENLET had been commissioned on May 29,...

The Chinese PLA Navy Training Exercise in Waters Of The Yellow...

The Chinese PLA Navy conducted 5-day-long maritime realistic training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from Nov. 7 to 11, 2017. The pictures show...

Italy’s Fincantieri and France’s Naval Group will jointly bid to sell...

Italy’s Finantieri and France’s Naval Group will jointly bid to sell the FREMM frigate to Canada. The frigatec had been jointly developed by both countries for use in their...

Australia’s Future Submarines

Australia Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has revealed the size of Australia’s Future Submarines at the fourth Submarine Science, Technology and Engineering Conference...

USS Olympia returned to Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam

The crew of the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Olympia (SSN 717) returned to Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam, Hawaii following the successful completion...

Russian Navy’s Pacific Fleet has received six new Ka-29 helicopters

Russian Navy’s Pacific Fleet has received six new Ka-29 modernized ship-borne combat transport helicopters which underwent scheduled repair at JSC Kumertauskoe aviation manufacturing facility. The...

HMNLS ZEELAND returned to homeport

HMNLS ZEELAND returned to homeport today after contributing emergency aid efforts to Dutch Caribbean island of Sint Maarten, hit by Hurricane Irma. She involved in...

Taiwan Air Force to commission 12 P-3C military aircraft

Taiwan will hold a ceremony in December to commission 12 military aircraft acquired from the United States to boost its anti-submarine warfare capabilities, the...

Vice-Admiral Kulakov has passed through the English Channel

The Russian Northern Fleet’s large anti-submarine destroyer Vice-Admiral Kulakov has passed through the English Channel and is continuing along its long route in the...

Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) seeking new anti-submarine warfare (ASW) helicopter.

South Korea’s Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced last week that it will push for $400 millions in offset obligations that can include technology transfers from...

The US Navy has awarded $22.4 million contract to BAE Systems

The US Navy has awarded a $22.4 million contract to BAE Systems to exercise options for post-shakedown availabilities (PSA) for the USS Little Rock and USS...

A Sailor From HMS Dragon has received the Queen’s Gallantry Medal

A sailor from HMS Dragon has received the Queen’s Gallantry Medal for helping in the rescue of 14 sailors from a racing yacht. LS Sally...

German frigate FGS Lübeck returned from SNMG2 deployment

German frigate FGS Lübeck returned from SNMG2 deployment on Nov 10. The ship and her 200 crew are  entered their homeport of Wilhelmshaven after two...

The U.S. Navy has conducted its first test of Hypersonic Missile

The U.S. Navy has conducted its first test of a new hypersonic missile. The test was announced by Vice Adm. Terry Benedict, the director of...

India test-fired its indigenous land-attack cruise missile

The Indian Ministry of Defense announced that its Defense Research and Development Organization successfully test-fired its indigenous land-attack cruise missile, Nirbhay, on Nov 7. The...

The Indian Navy has made an offer to share real-time commercial...

The Indian Navy has made an offer to share real-time commercial data and intelligence inputs with 10 countries of the Indian Ocean littorals during...

The Indian Navy is broadening its patrol areas in the Indian...

The Indian Navy is broadening its patrol areas in the Indian Ocean Region to cover all choke points in the face of increasing maritime...

The guided-missile destroyer USS O’Kane (DDG 77) departed Joint Base Pearl...

The guided-missile destroyer USS O'Kane (DDG 77) departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for an independent deployment to the Western Pacific, Nov. 3. O'Kane has a...

Austal successfully completed acceptance trials on expeditionary fast transport USNS City...

Austal successfully completed acceptance trials on expeditionary fast transport USNS City of Bismarck on Oct. 20 in the Gulf of Mexico, the company said...