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Israel Aerospace Integrates Barak MX Interceptors on Sa’ar 6 Corvettes

September 14, 2021 @ 01:57 PM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is integrating Barak MX interceptors on the Navy's Sa'ar 6 corvettes. IAI's Barak MX interceptors along with IAI's complete naval combat suite will provide advanced defense systems to the Saar 6 corvettes

Sonardyne to Deploy ‘Sentinel’ Intruder Detection Sonar in the Middle East

September 14, 2021 @ 10:37 AM

Sonardynes Sentinel Intruder Detection Sonar (IDS) will be deployed to protect a string of naval facilities and critical national infrastructure in the Middle East. The Sentinel IDS will be deployed across a number of fixed and floating assets to provide perimeter and mobile protection from threats, including unauthorised divers and unmanned...

UK Announces Launch of National Shipbuilding Office

September 14, 2021 @ 06:21 AM

The United Kingdom has created National Shipbuilding Office to galvanise and promote the UKs shipbuilding enterprise. “The creation of the National Shipbuilding Office and the appointment of Rear Admiral Rex Cox marks a further demonstration of this Governments ambition to supercharge the UKs shipbuilding industry across all four corners of the...

Sudan Wants Economic Aid in Exchange for Russian Naval Base

September 14, 2021 @ 05:57 AM

Sudan wants to receive economic assistance from Russia for allowing the latter to build a naval base in the country. Khartoum is willing to lease the port to Moscow for five years, and is offering to extend the lease period for 25 years, Sudanese military told Russias state-owned

Elbit Systems Wins $56M to Supply Underwater Warfare Capabilities to an Asian-Pacific...

September 13, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

Elbit Systems has won contracts valued $56 million to supply Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) capabilities to the Navy of a country in Asia-Pacific. The contracts will be performed over a 12-month period

Ukrainian Propulsion Systems Maker to Supply Marine Engines to Goa Shipyard

September 10, 2021 @ 05:19 PM

Ukrainian Zorya-Mashproekt Gas Turbine Research and Development Complex, a state-owned enterprise has signed a contract with India's Goa Shipyard Limited for supply of two latest generation M7H2 engines to power warships of the country's Navy. The turbo-power units are to be installed in new multi-purpose frigates, which will soon be built at the Indian shipyard

Daewoo to Build South Korea’s Largest Submarine with Vertical Missile Launchers

September 10, 2021 @ 02:44 PM

The South Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has contracted Daewoo Shipbuilding to build a 3,600-ton-class submarine - the countrys largest and most advanced ever - with the capability to launch ballistic missiles from vertical launchers. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced the signing of a 985

Australia Accepts Second Supply-class Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment Ship

September 8, 2021 @ 01:53 PM

The Australian Department of Defence signed the acceptance certificate of NUSHIP Stalwart, the second of the two Supply class Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment (AOR) ships built by Navantia Ría de Ferrol for the Royal Australian Navy, today. The acceptance of NUSHIP Stalwart on August 30 follows two months of fit-out activities carried out at HMAS Stirling in Western Australia

S.Korea to Launch Sixth FFX Batch II Frigate Armed with Anti-Submarine Torpedo...

September 8, 2021 @ 05:25 AM

The South Korean Navy will launch ROKS Pohang, its new Daegu-class FFX Batch II frigate with improved anti-submarine capabilities, on Wednesday. Pohang is the sixth of the countrys 2,800-ton FFX Batch II frigates being built to replace the Navy's 1,500-ton frigates and 1,000-ton patrol combat corvettes

Navantia-built First of Five Corvettes for Saudi Arabian Navy Begins Sea Trials

September 7, 2021 @ 02:17 PM

Navantia has started sea trials of NB 546 Al-Jubail, first of the five Avante 2200 corvettes for the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF). The trials are being conducted in the Bay of Cádiz and all the ship systems are being tested

New S.Korean KSS III Submarine Test-Fires SLBM

September 7, 2021 @ 06:37 AM

The South Korean Navy test-fired a ballistic missile from its latest 3000-ton KSS III submarine Dosan Ahn Chang-ho, under water. The country became the eighth in the world to successfully develop an SLBM after the United States, Russia, Britain, France, India, China and North Korea

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