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14 Alenia Aermacchi C-27Js Transferred to U.S. Coast Guard

14 Alenia Aermacchi C-27Js Transferred to U.S. Coast Guard

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) will acquire 14 Alenia Aermacchi C-27Js as part of an intra-service transfer from the United States Air Force (USAF). The transfer was approved on December 19 through the Congressional passage of the 2014 National […]


China unveils coast guard to handle sea conflict

China unveils coast guard to handle sea conflict

China’s new unified coast guard agency has gone into operation, state media reported Tuesday amid maritime disputes with its neighbors, and experts said more ships will be armed as a result. The China Coast Guard integrates the functions of marine […]


Northrop to Supply Navigation Systems for Indian Coast Guard Vessels

Northrop to Supply Navigation Systems for Indian Coast Guard Vessels

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is to supply advanced shipboard navigation systems for 20 fast patrol vessels for the Indian Coast Guard. The fast patrol vessels will be built at Cochi Shipyard Ltd., India. Under the contract, awarded through the […]


US Coast Guard to Acquire Additional HC-130J Surveillance Aircraft

US Coast Guard to Acquire Additional HC-130J Surveillance Aircraft

Lockheed Martin received a $218 million contract for three additional HC-130Js for the U.S. Coast Guard. This will increase the U.S. Coast Guard fleet of HC-130Js from six to nine. The contract also includes funding for two mission suites, which […]


Canada to Buy 24 Coast Guard Helicopters

Canada to Buy 24 Coast Guard Helicopters

The Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, today announced that the Government of Canada is setting the stage for the purchase of new helicopters for the […]


EADS Delivers 14th HC-144A Ocean Sentry to US Coast Guard

EADS Delivers 14th HC-144A Ocean Sentry to US Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard took delivery this week of its 14th HC-144A Ocean Sentry maritime patrol aircraft from prime contractor EADS North America. The Ocean Sentry is based on the Airbus Military CN235 tactical airlifter, more than 250 of which […]


Japan Coast Guard Orders ISE Explorer AUV

Japan Coast Guard Orders ISE Explorer AUV

International Submarine Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce that the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) has placed an order for an Explorer autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV). The vehicle will be used for marine search and recovery as well as survey operations. […]


Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

The Japanese Coast Guard will beef up border patrols following the intrusion of two Chinese ships into Japanese waters, NHK reported. Two Chinese vessels were spotted near the Japan-controlled Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea on Wednesday. The islands […]


US Coast Guard Orders Additional CN235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft

US Coast Guard Orders Additional CN235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft

MADRID: The US Coast Guard has ordered three additional Airbus Military CN235s through EADS-North America, which is the prime contractor for EADS military and defence products sold into the United States. The US Coast Guard, which holds options for up […]


 
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