Indian Navy Commissions LCU L-56 Amphibious Vessel

July 29, 2019 @ 10:50 AM

The Indian navy commissioned the “L-56,” the sixth of the eight ordered amphibious vessels of the Mark IV Landing Craft Utility (LCU)-class on Monday, 29 July. Manufacturer of the ship, Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited (GRSE) signed an agreement for worth INR 21 billion ($305 million) with the Indian Navy...

US Navy To Induct New Arleigh Burke-class Guided Missile Destroyer on July

July 25, 2019 @ 07:46 AM

The United States (US) Navy will

Lockheed To Supply AEGIS Weapons Systems For US’ New Guided Missile Frigates

July 23, 2019 @ 01:03 PM

Lockheed Martin has won a $15.7 million modification contract for AEGIS Weapons System design requirements in support of Americas new Guided Missile Frigate (FFG(X))

Japan Launches “Haguro” Guided Missile Destroyer

July 18, 2019 @ 12:49 PM

Japanese shipbuilder

Sri Lankan Navy Receives Frigate Donated by China

July 11, 2019 @ 11:32 AM

The Sri Lankan navy on Monday, received a P-625 naval frigate at Colombo port, as a ‘gift from China. In

Russian Technical Experts To Arrive In India By Year-end To Build $1.2...

July 11, 2019 @ 10:53 AM

Russian technical experts are expected to reach India by the end of this year or in early 2020, to help the Indian side kick-start a part of the $2.15 billion (INR 14,700 crore) project, to build two BrahMos-equipped Talwar-class frigates, at Goa Shipyard

Nuclear-powered Aircraft Carrier Mock-up displayed at Russian Naval Show

July 11, 2019 @ 02:17 AM

A scale mock-up of a Russian nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, Project 11430E ‘Lamantin was displayed at the international maritime defense show currently underway in St. Petersburg

Naval Su-57 Stealth Jet Likely for New Russian Aircraft Carrier

July 10, 2019 @ 12:37 PM

Russia has started working on the concept of a new non-nuclear aircraft carrier that will house a future naval version of the Su-57 Stealth fighter jet. “The new concept of a non-nuclear aircraft carrier for the Russian Navy provides for over 40 aircraft, jets and sea drones to be placed on it,” Pavel Filippov, director general of Krylov State Research Centre said in an interview to Sputnik

Romanian Navy’s First Big Defense Buy Since 30 Years: 4 French Corvettes...

July 4, 2019 @ 10:04 AM

The Romanian government has contracted Frances Naval Group to build four Gowind corvettes for $1.4 Billion (Euro 1

Indian Navy Issues RFP For 6 Next Generation Missile Vessels Worth $2

July 2, 2019 @ 03:54 PM

The Indian Navy has issued Request For Proposal (RFP) for the construction of six stealth-capable Next Generation Missile Vessels (NGMVs) worth about $1.88 Billion (INR 13,000 crore), the Indian media reported Tuesday

Lockheed Martin To Integrate, Test Combat System On New Guided Missile Frigates

July 2, 2019 @ 06:13 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $7 million contract for Combat System Ship Integration and Test on Guided Missile Frigate (FFG(X)) new-construction ships. The work executed under this contract includes combat system (CS) ship integration engineering support and test planning, conducting a waterfront CS ship integration and test program, post-delivery engineering support to government test teams, engineering services for CS ship integration and test and developing test program documents for FFG(X) ships, the US Department of Defense said in a statement Monday

French Defence and Intervention Frigates Steel Cut in October 2019

June 28, 2019 @ 12:58 PM

The first steel cut for the French Navys defence and intervention frigates (FDI), the fully digital warships that will be among the most modern anywhere in the world, will take place in October this year. Naval Group teams are in the process of launching the program for the FDIs that will be delivered from 2023 onward, a Naval Group release said on the occasion of the completion of the Normandie frigate which marks the completion of the FREMM shipbuilding program