Turkey Launches Corvette for the Ukrainian Navy

October 3, 2022 @ 05:36 AM

Turkey has launched the first of four ordered Ada-type corvette, the Hetman Ivan Mazepa, for the Ukrainian Navy. On Sunday, Ukraines defense minister Oleksii Reznikov

Damen Shipyards Delivers Drone-carrying Fast Patrol Vessel to Italian Maritime Agency

September 26, 2022 @ 09:48 AM

Italian Maritime Agency has taken delivery of fast patrol vessels built by Damen Shipyards to carry drones. On 22 September, the P

Russian, Chinese Warships Conduct Joint Patrols in the Pacific Ocean

September 15, 2022 @ 05:18 AM

Russias Ministry of Defense has published footage its warships patrolling the Pacific Ocean with ships of the Chinese Navy. The crews will have to work out joint tactical maneuvering and organization of communication between the ships of the group

PLA Navy Completes Transformation from Shore-based to Ship-Based Force

September 13, 2022 @ 11:45 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) naval aviation force's transformation from a shore-based force to a ship-based force has been basically completed, the military has

China’s Recently-Commissioned Large Destroyers ‘Ready for Combat’

August 22, 2022 @ 07:16 AM

Two of China's recently-commissioned Type 055 10,000 ton-class large destroyers, the Anshan and the Wuxi will be ready to take on enemy forces by year-end, Chinese experts say. The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Northern Theater Command Navy said in a press release on Saturday that a vessel training center affiliated with the Chinese recently organized a warship flotilla consisting of the Anshan, Wuxi and Baotou to conduct a series of maritime exercises under complex weather conditions for several consecutive days

U.S. Navy Receives First HELIOS Integrated Multi-Mission Laser Weapon System

August 19, 2022 @ 07:38 AM

Lockheed Martin handed over a 60+ kW-class high energy laser with integrated optical-dazzler and surveillance (HELIOS) to the U.S

China, N.Korea Separately Hold Military Activities in the Yellow Sea

August 17, 2022 @ 12:54 PM

Chinese military began exercises in the Yellow Sea on Wednesday; the same day North Korea reportedly test-fired two cruise missiles towards the waterbody. Chinas Maritime Safety Administration said on its website that military activities will be carried out in parts of the Yellow Sea waters starting from 8:30 am Wednesday to 5 pm Friday, during which vessels are forbidden from entering the waters in question

U.S. Navy to Commission its Newest Amphibious Transport Named Fort Lauderdale

July 30, 2022 @ 07:22 AM

The U.S Navy is set to commission its newest amphibious transport dock, the future USS Fort Lauderdale at the city of the same name

Russia Inducts Captured Ukrainian Armored Boat into Its Navy: Reports

July 29, 2022 @ 08:55 AM

The Russian Black Sea Fleet has put to service a captured Ukrainian Navy armored boat. The Ukrainian boat currently in Russian control is an Ackerman (P174) Project 58155 Gyurza-M boat captured in Mariupol,

S.Korea Launches First 8,200-ton KDX III Batch II Destroyer

July 28, 2022 @ 09:55 AM

South Koreas Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) launched Jeongjo the Great, the lead ship of the KDX (Gwanggaeto)-III Batch-II destroyer project. Launching ceremony was held at HHI shipyard in Ulsan on Thursday morning