Russian Forces Fire Warning Shots & Drop Bombs after British Destroyer 'Encroaches'...

June 23, 2021 @ 02:15 PM

The Russian Ministry of Defense said its forces fired warning shots and dropped bombs after a British Navy destroyer entered its waters in the Black Sea on Wednesday. The incident reportedly took place off the coast of Cape Fiolent on Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014

China's First Type 075 Amphibious Assault Ship Stages Helicopter Drill

June 23, 2021 @ 06:59 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Navys first Type 075 Yushen-class amphibious assault ship Hainan recently conducted helicopter takeoff and landing training. The ship has a two-digit number 31 on its hull, indicating its likely role as a small aircraft carrier

Mitsubishi Heavy Launches Third Mogami-Class Frigate for the Japanese Navy

June 22, 2021 @ 01:46 PM

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) launched "Noshiro,” the third Mogami-class (30FFM) 3,900-ton frigate for the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF), today. The first ship-in-class, Mogami, was launched in March 2021 by MHI, while subcontractor Mitsui E & S Shipbuilding launched the second ship of the class, Kumano, back in November 2020

Damen, DNV Sign Classification & Verification Contract for Germany’s Upcoming F126 Frigates

June 22, 2021 @ 09:54 AM

Damen Naval and German ship classification society DNV, signed a contract for the comprehensive classification and verification of the new F126 frigates that a Damen-led team is building for the German Navy. Following the signing of the contract on June 7 at the DNV Maritime headquarters at its German office,...

Keel of India’s Second Talwar-Class Frigate Laid

June 18, 2021 @ 04:54 PM

Keel of the second frigate of the Indian Navys Talwar-class (Project 1135.6) class of guided-missile frigates was laid on Saturday

UK Defence Ministry Announces Contract for new MOD Police Patrol Craft

June 16, 2021 @ 04:24 PM

The UK Ministry of Defence said it awarded Marine Specialised Technology $36 million to deliver 18 new police patrol craft for the MOD and Gibraltar Defence Police (GDP) Forces. To be used around Royal Naval bases in the UK and British Gibraltar Territorial Waters, the five-year contract will deliver 16 patrol craft to the MOD Police and two craft to the GDP, replacing those currently in use

U.S. Navy asks BAE Systems to Modernize USS San Diego Amphibious Transport...

June 15, 2021 @ 12:48 PM

BAE Systems said it received a $90.2 million contract from the U

Italian Navy Selects T.Mariotti Shipyard's Special Diving Operations-Submarine Rescue Ship

June 15, 2021 @ 08:57 AM

T.Mariotti Shipyard said it has been selected to deliver Special Diving Operations - Submarine Rescue Ships (SDO-SuRS) to the Italian Navy

Iranian navy Inducts two new Ships- A Destroyer and a Minesweeper

June 14, 2021 @ 09:15 AM

Iranian Navy today inducted locally-manufactured ‘Dena destroyer and ‘Shahin minesweeper at an event in the southern port city of Bandar Abbas. Dena is the fourth Jamaran-class destroyer manufactured by the Defense Ministrys naval industries

Fincantieri Secures Indonesian Contract for 8 FREMM, 2 Maestrale Frigates

June 10, 2021 @ 02:40 PM

Fincantieri and the Ministry of Defense of Indonesia today signed a contract that covers supply of 6 new

S.Korean Nuclear Research Institute, Samsung to Develop Nuclear-Powered Ships

June 9, 2021 @ 06:09 AM

Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said today it teamed up with Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) to develop carbon-free nuclear-powered ships