Chinese Navy Type 055 Destroyer has Anti-Stealth, Anti-Satellite Capabilities

October 12, 2020 @ 06:13 AM

The Chinese state-owned media recently revealed that the Navys Type 055 guided-missile destroyer has anti-stealth and anti-satellite capabilities in low-Earth orbit. Anti-stealth capability is essential to countering potential threats from U

Turkish Shipyard Launches “Al Doha” for Qatar

October 8, 2020 @ 01:37 PM

Turkeys Anadolu Shipyard launched Al Doha, the first of two Cadet Training Ships for the Qatari Navy today. The ships were ordered by Doha at DIMDEX-2018

Damen Completes Midlife Upgrade of Dutch HNLMS Pelikaan Support Vessel

October 7, 2020 @ 05:24 AM

Damen Shipyards has delivered HNLMS Pelikaan support vessel to the Royal Netherlands Navy (RNLN) following a mid-life upgrade lasting eight months. Delivery of the upgraded vessel took place on September 17 and it returned to the Caribbean Sea on October 1

GE Engines to Power Pakistan’s Turkish-built MILGEM Corvettes

October 6, 2020 @ 06:01 PM

GE Marine has signed a contract with Turkeys STM (Savunma Teknolojileri Mühendislik Ve Ticaret A.Ş

Egypt Orders 2 Italian FREMM Frigates for €1.2B: Report

October 3, 2020 @ 05:54 AM

Egypt has reportedly placed an order for two Italian FREMM Bergamini-class frigates for $1.2 billion

China Floats its Biggest Marine Patrol Vessel

September 30, 2020 @ 07:40 AM

China on Tuesday floated its largest marine patrol vessel measuring 165 meters in a shipyard in Guangzhou. Haixun 09, built at China State Shipbuilding Corp's Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard, will be managed by the Guangdong Maritime Safety Administration

Fire Aboard US Navy Warship in Pacific Injures 13

September 29, 2020 @ 09:02 AM

A small fire broke out aboard the US Navys USS Antietam Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser last week leaving 13 sailors with minor injuries. The sailors were hurt while responding to the September 24s blaze in an engineering space

ECA Group to Modernize Latvian Navy Countermeasures Vessels

September 28, 2020 @ 01:51 PM

ECA Group today announced it won a contract worth more than 20 million euros for the modernization of three Alkmaar mine countermeasures vessels belonging to the Latvian Naval Forces. The vessels were acquired from the Royal Netherlands Navy in 2006

Iran to Unveil its Helicopter Carrier Ship in November

September 25, 2020 @ 11:00 AM

Iran will unveil its first Amphibious Transport Dock (ATD) - helicopter carrier ship this November on Navy Day. The ship will carry up to 7 helicopters, an assortment of drones and electronic warfare equipment among others