Russian Navy Received Two Nuclear, One Large Diesel Submarine in Late 2021

January 21, 2022 @ 11:51 AM

The Russian Navy has received two nuclear and one large diesel submarine in the final quarter of 2021. The submarines delivered are the Project 885M nuclear-powered submarine Novosibirsk, the Project 955A nuclear-powered strategic sub Knyaz Oleg and the Project 636

Thyssenkrupp to Build Three Dakar-class Submarines for Israeli Navy

January 20, 2022 @ 02:12 PM

Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems has reached an agreement with the Israeli Ministry of Defence for the purchase of three Dakar-class submarines. After extensive negotiations, all parties involved agreed to the technical content and contractual provisions on Thursday

Russia Working on First Ever Robotic Torpedo-Carrying Submarine Hunter

January 20, 2022 @ 07:24 AM

Russia is developing an unmanned torpedo-carrying ship capable of autonomously detecting and eliminating enemy submarines in distant waters and Arctic latitudes. "Work is currently underway at the design firms own initiative to develop an unmanned craft designated to hunt down and eliminate adversary submarines in autonomous mode

Explosion Aboard Indian Warship, Three Navy Personnel Killed

January 18, 2022 @ 05:54 PM

Three Navy personnel were killed in an explosion aboard an Indian destroyer, INS Ranvir at the Naval dockyard in Mumbai on Tuesday. "In an unfortunate incident today at Naval Dockyard Mumbai, three naval personnel succumbed to injuries caused by an explosion in an internal compartment onboard INS Ranvir," the Indian Navy...

Norwegian-German Type 212CD Submarines to get HENSOLDT Next-Generation Optronics Suite

January 17, 2022 @ 05:02 AM

HENSOLDT has won €50 million to equip the German-Norwegian submarine project U212 CD with a fully digital sensor suite. The optronics division of HENSOLDT has now received a corresponding order worth over €50 million from kta naval systems, a consortium of Kongsberg, ThyssenKrupp Marine Systeme (TKMS) and Atlas Elektronik

Taiwan Navy Commissions Rapid Minelaying Ships

January 15, 2022 @ 05:49 AM

The Republic of China Navy (ROCN) commissioned two new rapid minelaying boats at Zuoying Naval Base in Kaohsiung city on Friday. The two boats were delivered in late 2021 but were put into active service on January 14

Swedish Sparo-Class MCM vessels to get Albatross Combat Management Systems

January 14, 2022 @ 06:34 AM

The Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) awarded Elbit Systems Sweden AB., a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd

HII Activates Power and Combat Systems of U.S. Navy's 1st Flight III...

January 13, 2022 @ 06:14 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division recently achieved the Aegis light-off milestone on the U.S

Fincantieri Starts Construction of Italian Navy’s First NFS Submarine

January 12, 2022 @ 05:39 AM

Production activities for the first of 2 new-generation submarines, as part of the U212NFS (Near Future Submarine) acquisition program of the Italian Navy, started January 11 at the Muggiano (La Spezia) shipyard, Fincantieri has announced. The program, which also envisages relevant in-service support, an option for 2 additional units, as well as the creation of a Training Center, is led by OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Cooperation en matiere dArmement, the international organization for joint armament cooperation), in line with the most innovative management procedures, through life management and risk management

Turkey to Launch Intelligence Collection Ship ‘A-591 Ufuk’ on January 14

January 11, 2022 @ 07:29 AM

Turkeys Naval Forces Command will receive the countrys first domestically developed intelligence collection ship A-591 Ufuk on January 14. The delivery ceremony to be held in Istanbul Shipyard is expected to be attended by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, local media reported

India's Indigenous Aircraft Carrier to Undertake Complex Maneuvers in Next Sea Trials

January 10, 2022 @ 11:07 AM

Indias indigenously built aircraft carrier, IAC Vikrant has headed out for the next set of sea trials. The maiden sea trials in August of last year were to establish propulsion, navigational suite and basic operations, the second sea trial later in October-November witnessed the ship being put through its paces in terms of various machinery trials and flight trials

Huntington Ingalls Launches Amphibious Transport Dock Richard M. McCool Jr. (LPD 29)

January 8, 2022 @ 07:35 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the amphibious transport dock Richard M. McCool Jr