Gremyashchy Corvette, Admiral Kasatonov Frigate To Begin Sea Trials

April 22, 2019 @ 06:06 PM

The lead corvette of Project 20385 Gremyashchy and the new frigate under Project 22350, Admiral Kasatonov will begin sea trials on Sunday, Russian Navy Spokesman Igor Dygalo has said. "On April 21, the new frigate of project 22350, the Admiral Kasatonov, and the new Gremyashchy corvette of Project 20385 will be...

India Launches New Guided Missile Destroyer

April 22, 2019 @ 12:38 PM

The Indian Navy launched a new guided missile destroyer, INS Imphal build indigenously under Project 15B on Saturday. Warships built under Project 15B with a length of 163 metres and 17

Russian Project 22160 Corvettes To Get Latest Electronic Defense Suite

April 18, 2019 @ 10:29 AM

The new corvettes of Russia's Project 22160 will be armed with the latest reconnaissance and defense complexes. The lead ship of the project, Vasily Bykov warship, is currently being tested in the Black sea to observe the effectiveness, according to a report by Izvestia daily

Saab Shortlisted as Combat System Provider for Finnish Navy Corvettes

April 13, 2019 @ 09:45 PM

Saab has been shortlisted to supply combat systems for Finnish Navy's Pohjanmaa-class corvettes, the country's ministry of defense has announced. Saab has not yet signed a contract or received an order relating to Squadron 2020, the company said in a statement Tuesday

South Korea Wins $1B To Supply Indonesia With Submarines

April 13, 2019 @ 07:48 AM

South Korea has won $1.02 billion to supply Indonesia with three 1,400-ton submarines, according to multiple press reports

Huntington Ingalls Wins $727M For Virginia-Class Block V Submarines

April 13, 2019 @ 07:20 AM

Huntington Ingalls has won a $727 million modification contract General Dynamics Electric Boat for the procurement of long-lead-time material for Virginia-class submarines. The award provides new funding to an existing contract for long-lead-time material to support the construction of Block V submarines

BAE Systems Offers Customised Queen Elizabeth-Class Type Aircraft Carrier To India During...

April 5, 2019 @ 10:17 AM

BAE Systems has made an offer of a customised Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) aircraft carrier to the Indian Navy during Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition, LIMA-2019. “The company has held talks with the Indian Navy about the potential for a Military Off the Shelf (MOTS) derivative of the Royal Navys 65,000-tonne Queen Elizabeth Class design,” BAE Systems said at LIMA-19, according to report by

Four Netherlands Frigates To Be Equipped With AESA-Type Radar

March 25, 2019 @ 08:27 AM

Four frigates of the De Zeven Provinciën-class belonging to the Royal Netherlands Navy will get Thales SMART-L Multi Mission Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA)-type of radars. The lead ship of the class HNLMS De Zeven Provinciën has already been equipped with the radar that will provide the ship with air and missile defense capability

US Navy To Upgrade Arleigh Burke Destroyers With Scaled Version Of Raytheon’s...

March 21, 2019 @ 07:54 AM

The United States (US) Navy has planned to upgrade its fleet of Arleigh Burke destroyers with Raytheons Spy-6 air and missile defense radar. The radars will be replacing Spy-1D arrays on the Flight IIA destroyers, improving the destroyers radar sensitivity

East Coast Repair wins $213 Million to Modernize US Navy’s Surface Combatants,...

March 19, 2019 @ 06:01 AM

East Coast Repair and Fabrication is awarded $213 million multiple award contract (MAC) for ship repair, maintenance, and modernization of surface combatants (DDG and CG) class ships and amphibious (LSD, LPD and LHD) class ships homeported in Mayport, Florida, under Lot 1. This award was made under rolling admissions of the current IDIQ-MAC Lot 1

Russia Developing Frigate to Carry 48 Kalibr Cruise Missiles

March 18, 2019 @ 11:53 AM

Russia has begun developing a modernized frigate under Project 22350, that is capable of carrying 48 Kalibr cruise missiles. "The Northern Design Bureau has completed designing frigates of Project 22350M capable of carrying up to 48 Kalibr cruise missiles,”

Japan, US to Jointly Develop New Radar System for Aegis-equipped US Navy...

March 18, 2019 @ 09:02 AM

Japan and the United States plan to jointly developing a new radar system for US Navys Aegis-equipped warships to counter threats from North Korea and China. Japan faces nuclear and missile threats from North Korea, is hoping to strengthen its security alliance with the United States through the joint development,