Italian, French shipbuilding majors sign JV agreement

Italy’s Fincantieri and France’s Naval Group last week signed the “Alliance Cooperation ...

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Leonardo kits out Diamond DA62 with maritime ISR capability

Italian defense technology company Leonardo has teamed up with Austria-based Diamond Aircraft Industries to equip ...

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US Navy tests new MCM systems during BALTOPS

The US Navy’s Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Two Eight (HSC 28) used the Baltic Sea exercise BALTOPS to test ...

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US Navy hospital ship deploys for Venezuela mission

USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), the US Navy’s 272-meter hospital ship, got underway from Naval Station Norfolk on ...

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Italy launches first PPA ship Paolo Thaon di Revel

Paolo Thaon di Revel, the first unit in a new class of Italian Navy multipurpose offshore patrol ships (abbreviated ...

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Norway, Germany to sign Type 212 CD contract early 2020

The Norwegian and German defense procurement agencies have evaluated a thyssenkrupp Marine Systems proposal for the ...

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Third Royal Navy OPV HMS Trent completes sea trials

HMS Trent, the third of the Royal Navy’s second-batch River-class offshore patrol vessels has completed her sea ...

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Limpet mines likely behind tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman

Limpet mines were likely used in the June 13 attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, the US Navy said providing ...

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Anti-Submarine Warfare

The conference will, in the presence of industry, provide a unique opportunity to understand what next generation platforms…

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Defence Safety Conference 2019

The Defence Safety Conference returns to London this October as the only event solely dedicated to enhancing safety across all aspects of defence.

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PACIFIC 2019

As the only comprehensive international exhibition of its kind in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region, PACIFIC 2019…

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Adelaide frigates return from final overseas deployments

HMAS Adelaide and HMAS Melbourne, the last two Adelaide-class frigates in Royal Australian Navy service, have ...

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Tanker reportedly torpedoed near Strait of Hormuz

Two oil tankers have been damaged in the Strait of Hormuz, according to the US 5th Fleet, with one reportedly being ...

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US Navy christening 11th Freedom-variant LCS

The US Navy is set to christen its 11th Freedom-variant littoral combat ship Minneapolis-Saint Paul (LCS 21) in a ...

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USS Ronald Reagan meets up with JS Izumo in South China Sea

US Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) carried a South China Sea cooperative ...

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NSC Midgett departs shipyard for Hawaii homeport

Future USCGC Midgett, the US Coast Guard’s eighth national security cutter (NSC), got underway from ...

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Royal Navy WW2 torpedo bomber found in the Solent

A Fairey Barracuda torpedo bomber was discovered in the English Channel 75 years after its pilot was forced to ...

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Stefanini secures work on Brazil's first nuclear-powered sub

IT provider Stefanini has been contracted for work on the Brazilian Navy’s first nuclear-powered submarine, ...

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France, UAE conclude Gowind corvette negotiations

French shipbuilder Naval Group has concluded negotiations for the construction of two Gowind corvettes for the ...

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Salvage efforts after 2018 F/A-18, KC-130J collision wrap up

The US Navy has concluded its salvage operation related to the December 6, 2018, collision between the F/A-18 and a ...

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Sikorsky gets contract to build six presidential helicopters

Sikorsky has received a a $542 million contract to build six VH-92A helicopter for the presidential lift mission. ...

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Turkey's TAIS to design Indian Navy fleet support ships

India’s Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) has selected Turkey’s Anadolu Shipyard to support the construction ...

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US Coast Guard commissions FRC Joseph Doyle (WPC-1133)

Fast response cutter Joseph Doyle (WPC-1133) entered US Coast Guard service in a Saturday ceremony at US Coast ...

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BALTOPS kicks off as ships get underway from Kiel, Germany

50 surface ships, 36 aircraft, two submarines, and 8,600 personnel are to take part in exercises.

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Sri Lanka receives gifted Chinese frigate

The Sri Lanka Navy officially received a former Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy frigate in a handover ...

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USS Boxer, FS Charles de Gaulle train in Andaman Sea

US Navy amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) met up with the task group assembled around French Navy aircraft ...

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Video: Close call between Russian destroyer and US cruiser

USS Chancellorsville Admiral Vinogradov encounter

Russian Udaloy-class destroyer Admiral Vinogradov came within 15 meters (50 feet) of US Navy cruiser USS ...

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HMAS Perth spent two years in dock due to sailor shortage

Royal Australian Navy problems with personnel shortages have led to the Anzac-class frigate HMAS Perth spending ...

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