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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 […]


Australia Welcomes Chinese Navy Ships

Australia Welcomes Chinese Navy Ships

Three People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy ships arrive in Sydney tomorrow as part of a four day port visit. The ships Yi Yang, Chang Zhou and Qian Dao Hu are returning to China from counter-piracy operations in the Gulf of […]


The Warships & Naval Vessels Market 2013-2023

The Warships & Naval Vessels Market 2013-2023

The warships & naval vessels market is an established defence sector, but one that offers considerable opportunities to exploit. Despite the decrease of defence spending in the West, the market continues to be driven by other factors. The withdrawal from […]


Digital Modular Radios For New US Navy Ships and Submarines

Digital Modular Radios For New US Navy Ships and Submarines

The U.S. Navy has ordered an additional 53 General Dynamics-built AN/USC-61(C) four-channel Digital Modular Radios (DMR) for use aboard new Navy ships, submarines and inshore sites. In addition to the new radios, existing DMR hardware will be modified to accommodate […]


Navy’s Second Joint High Speed Vessel Launched

Navy’s Second Joint High Speed Vessel Launched

The future USNS Choctaw County (JHSV 2) launched Oct. 1, in Mobile, Ala., marking a key milestone in the ship’s construction process. JHSV 2 is a versatile, non-combatant, transport ship that will be used for fast intra-theater transportation of troops, […]


ONR Solicits Bids for Solid-State Laser Weapons for Ships

ONR Solicits Bids for Solid-State Laser Weapons for Ships

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) continues to seek industry proposals to develop an affordable solid-state laser weapon prototype for Navy ships, part of a broad agency announcement published Aug. 14. “We are in the process of developing a laser […]


RIMPAC 2012 to Feature More Participants, Biofuel Use

RIMPAC 2012 to Feature More Participants, Biofuel Use

This year’s Rim of the Pacific naval exercise will feature a larger group of participating countries seeking to develop better maritime cooperation, Navy Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, chief of naval operations, told Pentagon reporters today. “We’ve been doing RIMPAC for […]


DCNS Exhibits at Balt Military Expo 2012

DCNS Exhibits at Balt Military Expo 2012

DCNS will exhibit at BALT MILITARY EXPO 2012 which will be held in Poland from 27 to 29 June 2012. DCNS is a major player in the European and world markets for value-added naval defence systems. As a naval prime […]


Dempsey Details Plan For ‘Singapore-Managed’ Ships

Dempsey Details Plan For ‘Singapore-Managed’ Ships

The Littoral Combat Ships that will soon begin rotational deployment to Singapore are an example of the increased military engagement called for under the U.S. Asia-Pacific strategy, Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey said today. En route from Singapore to the […]


 
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