Chinese Navy Practices Cross-Sea Troop Transport with Asia’s Largest Ro-Ro Passenger Ship...

October 18, 2021 @ 04:57 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Navy recently held an integrated military-civilian cross-sea troop maneuvering exercise using Asias largest civilian ferry with a displacement of 45,000 tons. The ship, Chinese Rejuvenation ferry, set out from an undisclosed port on Thursday night and arrived on Friday morning at the destination port, which...

Naval Group Wins Design Contract for French Navy’s Future Ocean Patrol Vessels...

October 14, 2021 @ 04:20 PM

The French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) awarded Naval Group a contract for the preliminary and detailed design of the Ocean Patrol Vessel program. The contract was awarded to the company on 5 October 2021, the company said in a statement today

Japanese Navy Receives Second Taigei-Class Submarine

October 14, 2021 @ 06:02 AM

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) has taken delivery of the second Taigei-class submarine. "The new submarine of JMSDF~'HAKUGEI' (White Whale) born in Kobe, Japan, on 14 October," the Navy posted on its official Twitter account on Thursday

Naval Group Delivers Third of 4 Multi-mission Patrol Vessel to Argentina

October 13, 2021 @ 06:27 PM

The Argentine Navy has taken delivery of the fourth Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) A.R

French, Italian Navies Test Coordinated Maritime Presence Concept

October 11, 2021 @ 11:24 AM

The French Navys High Seas Patroller (PHM) Commandant Ducuing and the Italian frigate Marceglia were both deployed to the Gulf o Guinea to test the Coordinated Maritime Presence (CMP) concept first launched in 2020. Eight complex exercises were carried out in around ten hours of cooperation, demonstrating the very good level of interoperability of the two European navies, the French defense ministry said in a statement

Freedom of Navigation Sailing Root Cause of U.S. Nuke Sub Accident: China...

October 9, 2021 @ 07:04 AM

China has said that the root cause of the U.S

Israel Aerospace-ST Engineering JV to Deliver Blue Spear Missile Systems to Estonia

October 6, 2021 @ 06:12 PM

Estonian Centre for Defence Investment (ECDI) has signed a contract with Proteus Advanced Systems, a joint venture company of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and ST Engineering Land Systems to equip the Estonian Defence Forces with Blue Spear (5G SSM) missile systems. ECDI announced today that it has reached an agreement for developing Estonian coastal defence capabilities and arming the defence forces with the Blue Spear (5G SSM) land-to-sea missile system

BAE Systems to Sustain U.S. Navy’s Critical Carrier Landing Systems for $68.5M...

October 6, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

BAE Systems, Inc. will continue providing lifecycle sustainment, integration, and engineering services to support U