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Has ASW Market Lost Its Cold War Glamour on Wall Street?

Has ASW Market Lost Its Cold War Glamour on Wall Street?

According to Richard Sterk, Senior Analyst at Forecast International, hunting submarines “hasn’t been sexy since the end of the Cold War.” Sterk sees an irony in this perception because, as he states, “tracking non-nuclear-propelled submarines in coastal waters is many […]


Norway Takes Delivery of Its First NH90

Norway Takes Delivery of Its First NH90

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce the delivery of the first NH90 NFH helicopter to the Norwegian Armed Forces. The delivery ceremony took place 30th November at AgustaWestland’s Vergiate facility in the presence of Brigadier General/Commander Frode R […]


Boeing Receives Order for 7 More US Navy P-8A Poseidon Aircraft

Boeing Receives Order for 7 More US Navy P-8A Poseidon Aircraft

Boeing on Nov. 3 received a $1.7 billion low-rate initial production (LRIP) award from the U.S. Navy for seven additional P-8A Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft. LRIP-II is the follow-on to an initial LRIP-I contract awarded in January to provide six […]


Royal Navy Frigate to Be Refitted With Latest Missile System

Royal Navy Frigate to Be Refitted With Latest Missile System

The Royal Navy Type 23 frigate HMS Richmond today begins an extensive £20M refit at Devonport dockyard, which includes installing the £4M Seawolf missile system. The Seawolf short range ship defence missile system is a £300M upgrade programme being rolled […]


First Indian Boeing P-8I Aircraft Completes 1st Flight

First Indian Boeing P-8I Aircraft Completes 1st Flight

Boeing’s first P-8I aircraft for the Indian Navy completed its initial flight today, taking off from Renton Field at 12:02 p.m. Pacific time and landing two hours and 31 minutes later at Boeing Field in Seattle. During the flight, Boeing […]


DARPA Anti-Submarine Warfare Game Goes Live

DARPA Anti-Submarine Warfare Game Goes Live

Can you best an enemy submarine commander so he can’t escape into the ocean depths? If you think you can, you are invited to put yourself into the virtual driver’s seat of one of several Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Continuous Trail […]


Chile Takes Delivery of First Anti-Submarine Warfare C295

Chile Takes Delivery of First Anti-Submarine Warfare C295

The Chilean Navy has taken delivery of the first Airbus Military C295 in its anti-submarine warfare (ASW) configuration. The handover took place after the aircraft was certified by INTA, the Spanish authority responsible for certification and military airworthiness. Based on […]


Halifax-Class Modernization and Life Extension

Halifax-Class Modernization and Life Extension

The Canadian Forces’ 12 Halifax-Class frigates, commissioned between 1992 and 1995, form the backbone of the Navy. These multi-purpose ships were primarily designed to accomplish the Cold War missions of anti-submarine warfare (ASW) and anti-surface warfare (ASUW), mainly in the […]


Anti-submarine exercises send deterrence message to North Korea

Anti-submarine exercises send deterrence message to North Korea

WASHINGTON: The U.S. and South Korea navies kicked off anti-submarine warfare exercises yesterday in the waters off the Korean peninsula, sending what officials call an important message of deterrence to North Korea as South Korea commemorates the 60th anniversary of […]


 
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