North Korea Fires Short-range Ballistic Missile to "Welcome" U.S. Aircraft Carrier to...

September 26, 2022 @ 12:37 PM

In what appears to be a protest against U.S

China’s 3rd Aircraft Carrier Starts Mooring Trials

September 26, 2022 @ 06:43 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Armys (PLA) third aircraft carrier “Fujian” has started mooring trials, the country's state broadcaster announced Friday. Fujian is Chinas first aircraft carrier with a fully indigenous design, featuring a CATOBAR system and electromagnetic catapults

No Light Aircraft Carrier in S.Korea's 2023 Defense Budget

September 14, 2022 @ 07:53 AM

South Koreas defense ministry has left out the project to construct a light aircraft carrier for its Navy in 2023s budget, to make way for 9.4% increase to establish a three-axis defense system to counter Norths missiles

India's Second Aircraft Carrier 'INS Vikrant' to Operate MiG-29K, LCA Tejas Jets...

September 2, 2022 @ 12:03 PM

Indias Prime Minister Narendra today commissioned the countrys second aircraft carrier and the first one built indigenously, INS Vikrant, at the Kochi Shipyard. The aircraft carrier will join its sister warship, INS Vikramaditya which is the former Admiral Gorshkov of the Soviet Union

India's Vikrant Aircraft Carrier Constructed with Indigenously-Developed Steel

September 2, 2022 @ 06:21 AM

The Indian Navys INS Vikrant aircraft carrier is being constructed with steel produced locally by Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL). SAIL has supplied about 30,000 tons of specialty steel for building the vessel which will be commissioned today, September 2, 2022 at Cochin Shipyard Ltd

Huntington Ingalls Lays Keel of Future US Navy Aircraft Carrier CVN 80...

August 29, 2022 @ 09:59 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) laid the keel of aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN 80) at its Newport News Shipbuilding division today. CVN 80 will be the ninth U

Russian firm Displays Mockup of Advanced Helicopter Carrier at Army 2022

August 17, 2022 @ 03:29 PM

Nevskoye Design Bureau, subsidiary of Russias state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation, unveiled a scale model of a multi-purpose amphibious assault ship at the ongoing Army 2022 international military-technical forum. The ships mock-up is on display in USCs demonstration pavilion in the Patriot Congress and Exhibition Center near Moscow

Aircraft Carrier 'Vikrant' Handed Over to Indian Navy

July 28, 2022 @ 12:48 PM

The Indian Navy has taken delivery of its first Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) ‘Vikrant from its builder, Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL), Kochi. Delivery of Vikrant was marked by signing of acceptance documents on behalf of Indian Navy by the Commanding Officer Designate of Vikrant, representatives of Naval Headquarters and Warship Overseeing Team (Kochi) and by the Chairman and Managing Director on behalf of Cochin Shipyard Ltd

U.S. Navy MQ-25 Aerial Refueler's Ground Control Station Tested in Carrier Environment...

July 4, 2022 @ 08:14 AM

The Boeing-developed MQ-25 Sting Rays Ground Control Station (GCS) was recently evaluated at the Pax river on how it will command the unmanned aircraft in a carrier environment. MQ-25 will be the worlds first operational carrier-based unmanned aircraft to provide an aerial refueling capability to the fleet

China’s Shandong Aircraft Carrier Back to Sea after First Scheduled Maintenance

July 4, 2022 @ 06:26 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Navys Shandong aircraft carrier will soon be deployed for far sea operations, now that it has completed receiving its first scheduled maintenance since it was commissioned. The Shandong's maintenance started in late March, when the carrier set out from its homeport in Sanya, South China's Hainan Province, sailed through the Taiwan Straits and then arrived at Dalian Shipyard