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Russian Navy to Get 40 New Ships in 2014

Russian Navy to Get 40 New Ships in 2014

Russia‚Äôs Navy is expected to receive 40 new warships and auxiliary vessels in 2014, a high-ranking official said Friday. In addition to surface ships of various classes, the navy will also commission the third Borey-class nuclear powered ballistic missile submarine, […]


South Korea to Order Three Aegis Ships By the Mid-2020s

South Korea to Order Three Aegis Ships By the Mid-2020s

On December 10, the Joint Chiefs of Staff held a council, conducted by chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Choi Yun-hee, and decided to secure three additional new Aegis destroyers by the mid-2020s. Our Navy has strengthened its military […]


First Zumwalt Class Destroyer Launched

First Zumwalt Class Destroyer Launched

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works successfully launched the Navy’s first Zumwalt-class destroyer Oct. 28 at their Bath, Maine shipyard. The future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) will be the lead ship of the Navy’s newest destroyer class, designed for littoral operations […]


Chinese Shipbuilder Reveals Breakthrough Technology

Chinese Shipbuilder Reveals Breakthrough Technology

One of China’s major shipbuilders said it has developed cutting-edge propulsion technology that will bring the nation closer to its goal of modernizing its shipping and naval fleets. China Shipbuilding Industry Corp said its Wuhan Institute of Marine Electric Propulsion […]


US Navy will have fewer reinforcements in a crisis

US Navy will have fewer reinforcements in a crisis

The US military has fewer ships to send as reinforcements in a crisis because of budget cuts that have slashed funds for maintenance and training, the Navy’s chief warned Friday. The Navy will maintain one aircraft carrier and one amphibious […]


5th Fleet PC Force Grows to Eight Ships

5th Fleet PC Force Grows to Eight Ships

Patrol Coastal (PC) ships USS Tempest (PC 2), USS Squall (PC 7) and USS Thunderbolt (PC 12) arrived pierside in Bahrain July 3, as part of a realignment that will see a total of eight PCs permanently stationed in the […]


US position on Japan island dispute a ‘betrayal’: China

US position on Japan island dispute a ‘betrayal’: China

Veiled US warnings to Beijing not to challenge Japan’s control of disputed islands encouraged Tokyo’s “dangerously right-leaning” government and “betrayed” Washington’s vow of neutrality, Chinese state media said Saturday. The comments came as Japan’s coastguard said three Chinese government ships […]


Japan boosts defence of disputed islands

Japan boosts defence of disputed islands

Japan will deploy two more patrol ships to boost its defence of islands at the centre of a territorial row with China and has conducted its first drill simulating the recapture of an isle seized by enemy forces. The vessels […]


Russian Navy to Get 80 Support Ships by 2016

Russian Navy to Get 80 Support Ships by 2016

The Russian Navy will receive about 80 support ships within the next three years, the Defense Ministry said on Sunday. The Navy High Command said different types and classes of support and auxiliary vessels will help enhance the effectiveness of […]


 
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