Saab Delivers Second Upgraded Gotland-class Submarine to Swedish Navy

December 18, 2020 @ 10:39 AM

Saab has delivered HMS Uppland, the second submarine of Gotland-class to the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) after a Mid-life upgrade. aking all necessary measures to ensure the submarine's operational availability, the upgrade includes new sensors and navigation systems, giving the vessel enhanced capabilities

Russian Firm Begins Developing New-Gen Submarines

December 7, 2020 @ 05:28 AM

Russias Rubin Central Design Bureau of Marine Engineering has begun working on a new-generation of non-nuclear submarines. “Design work has begun on the creation of ships of a new generation, which in many, many years should become part of our fleet

First Dive for Leading Submarine of Brazilian Prosub program

December 3, 2020 @ 05:12 AM

The first Brazilian submarine in the Prosub program, ‘Riachuelo, successfully completed her first independent dive down to safety depth off Sepetiba Bay near Rio during the night of November 28. For nearly 12 years, the Prosub program has involved more than 3,000 French and Brazilian employees, whether in the design and...

Russian Kazan Nuclear Submarine Fires Anti-ship Missile in Final Trials

December 1, 2020 @ 04:51 AM

The Russian Navys Kazan nuclear submarine completed state trials with the launch of Oniks anti-ship cruise missile in White Sea. "Today, the lead ship of the Yasen-M project, Kazan, has successfully fired an Oniks anti-ship cruise missile at a sea target

Taiwan to Start Producing Submarines Domestically

November 25, 2020 @ 08:28 AM

Taiwan on Tuesday officially began work on its first ever domestically-produced submarines in the southern city of Kaohsiung. "Proud to launch our

GDEB Awards Huntington Ingalls $2.2B for Columbia-Class Submarine Modules

November 24, 2020 @ 03:14 PM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has been awarded a contract modification from General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) in support of construction on the first two Columbia-class ballistic missile submarines. The contract modification, valued at approximately $2

Latest Russian Nuclear Sub Hits target 1,000 km Away with Kalibr Cruise

November 24, 2020 @ 04:42 AM

A Kalibr cruise missile launched by Russian Navys Project 885M Kazan nuclear submarine in the White Sea hit a target at Chizha Test Range in Arkhangelsk Region located 1,000 km away. "Today, the lead ship of the Yasen-M project Kazan successfully fired its main missile system at a coastal target

Israeli Govt Committee to Probe Subs, Corvettes Ordered by Netanyahu

November 23, 2020 @ 03:08 PM

An Israeli government committee will probe the purchase of submarines and corvettes from German shipbuilder Thyssenkrupp ordered by Prime Minister Netanyahu during his previous term. On Sunday, Defense Minister Benny Gantz announced decision to form the committee, to be led by retired judge Amnon Straschnov, to investigate Netanyahus role in the so-called submarine affair, also known as Case 3000

General Dynamics Wins $9.5B for Columbia-Class Submarines

November 17, 2020 @ 06:42 AM

General Dynamics has been awarded a contract valued approximately $9.5 billion for Columbia-class submarines

Mazagon Dock Launches India’s Fifth Scorpene Submarine

November 12, 2020 @ 07:27 AM

Indias Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) launched the Navys fifth Scorpene-class submarine Vagir today. “Indian Navys fifth Scorpene class submarine 'Vagir' launched at Mazagaon Dock today

Military Radars Adapted to Track Polar Bears in Arctic

November 10, 2020 @ 02:54 PM

A bear radar or “Beardar” developed from a military surveillance radar will be deployed for the first time at a tourist campsite near Longyearbyen, a former coal-mining town on Norways Svalbard archipelago, next year. The radar system will provide a warning when a bear approaches, even during snowstorms and at nights

South Korea Launches Navy’s 2nd KSS III Submarine

November 10, 2020 @ 09:17 AM

South Koreas Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME)