India’s GRSE Delivers Fast Patrol Vessel to Seychelles

February 17, 2021 @ 04:53 AM

Indias Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited (GRSE) has delivered SCGS Zoroaster Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) to the Coast Guard of Seychelles. Recently, GRSE also bagged an order for construction & supply of 01 Ocean Going Passenger & Cargo Vessel for Republic of Guyana

Italy’s Aircraft Carrier to Undergo F-35B Qualification Tests

February 16, 2021 @ 10:31 AM

The Italian Navy flagship, the aircraft carrier ITS Cavour (CVH 550), arrived at Naval Station Norfolk, Va. Feb 13 for a series of operations alongside U

Spanish Navy’s F110 Frigates to get iXBlue Navigation Systems

February 16, 2021 @ 10:01 AM

The Spanish Navys five F110-class (Bonifaz-class) multi-mission frigates will be equipped with iXblues Marins Series Inertial Navigation Systems (INS) and Netans Navigation Data Distribution & Computation Systems. The relevant contract between Spain Directorate General for Armament and Material (DGAM) and the company has been signed

Russia’s Large Anti-Submarine Ship Conducts Artillery Fire in Sea of Japan

February 16, 2021 @ 05:32 AM

Russian Pacific Fleets Admiral Tributs Udaloy-class anti-submarine warfare ship carried out artillery shelling in Peter the Great Gulf, the largest gulf of the Sea of Japan. "In the Peter the Great Gulf the crew of the Admiral Tributs large anti-submarine ship conducted artillery shelling on coastal, air and maritime targets, practicing...

Turkish-Ukrainian Corvette Deal to be Signed in April

February 12, 2021 @ 07:04 AM

The main contract between Turkey and Ukraine on joint production of corvettes will be signed this April. “Work has begun on the construction of the corvettes,” Mykola Gapeev, head of the Marketing Department at Ukraine's Okean (Ocean) Shipyard, was quoted as saying by Defense Express on Wednesday

Belgian, Dutch Mine Hunters to be Armed with Bofors Naval Guns

February 11, 2021 @ 07:32 AM

BAE Systems has been selected to supply 12 Bofors 40 Mk4 naval guns to the Belgian and Dutch navies as part of the Mine Counter Measures Vessels (MCMV) program. The shipbuilding company Kership will install the guns on the fleet of 12 mine hunting vessels – six for Belgium, six for the Netherlands – with the first ship scheduled for delivery to the Belgian Navy in 2024

Russia's Proposed Aircraft Carrier to Have Ski Jump, Electromagnetic Catapult Launch

February 10, 2021 @ 01:36 PM

The Russian Navy's proposed nuclear powered aircraft carrier will have both ski-jump and an electromagnetic catapult launch system. According to Alexei Rakhmanov, General Director of the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), the proposed carrier will be designed to work with both legacy aircraft which require a ski jump and future warplanes that will use the catapult launch system

Russian MoD Team in Sudan to set up Naval Base

February 10, 2021 @ 05:15 AM

A team consisting of members within the Russian Ministry of Defense have visited Sudan to begin work related to the latters plan to set up a naval base for its Navy. "A reconnaissance commission that worked there left, clarified the technical capabilities and the required volume of auxiliary buildings and structures," Deputy Defense Minister Timur Ivanov, who oversees property management and quartering of troops, told

U.S. Navy to Receive Littoral Combat Ship Simulators

February 10, 2021 @ 04:29 AM

CAE USA and Pinnacle Solutions announced their joint venture company Xebec will be delivering the first three Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Bridge Part-Task Trainers (BPTTs) to the United States Navy. The new LCS BPTTs recently completed factory acceptance testing at CAEs facility in Tampa, Florida and will now be packed and shipped to the Navys Surface Warfare Schools Command (SWSC) in Newport, Rhode Island

340 Stealthy Combat Speedboats Join Iranian Navy Fleet

February 9, 2021 @ 05:52 AM

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy has received 340 stealthy speedboats capable of carrying weapons. The speedboats joined the IRGC Navys fleet in Irans southern port city of Bandar Abbas Monday on the occasion of the 42nd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, Iranian-state owned

Phased Array radar, Vertical Launching Systems in Pakistan Navy’s Type 054A/P Frigates...

February 8, 2021 @ 06:03 PM

Pakistan Navys Type 054A/P frigates, ordered from China will come equipped with an SR2410C phased radar and 32-cell Vertical Launching System (VLS) able to launch the YJ-12 anti-ship cruise missiles. Other armaments include eight C-803 anti-ship / land-attack cruise missiles, one PJ26 76 mm dual-purpose naval gun, two Type 730 7-barrel 30 mm CIWS guns or Type 1130, six 324mm Yu-7 ASW torpedo launchers, two Type 87 240mm anti-submarine rocket launcher (36 rockets carried) and two Type 726-4 18-tube decoy rocket launchers,