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Thales Aboard the Korean Navy Type 214 Submarines

Thales Aboard the Korean Navy Type 214 Submarines

Thales and Samsung Thales have been selected by the German submarine shipbuilder HDW as the providers of the X-band Satcom Terminal for the six Type 214 submarines to be delivered to the Republic of Korea’s Navy as part of the […]


Submarines Could Use New Nanotube Technology For Sonar And Stealth

Submarines Could Use New Nanotube Technology For Sonar And Stealth

Washington DC: Speakers made from carbon nanotube sheets that are a fraction of the width of a human hair can both generate sound and cancel out noise – properties ideal for submarine sonar to probe the ocean depths and make […]


Combat Management System for Swedish Next-Generation Submarines

Combat Management System for Swedish Next-Generation Submarines

Defence and security company Saab has received an order from Kockums AB for overall design of the combat management system as well as solutions for integrating the system aboard next-generation submarines. The order is worth approximately MSEK 100. The order […]


Northrop Navigation Systems for Italian Navy Submarines

Northrop Navigation Systems for Italian Navy Submarines

FREIBURG, Germany: Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract by the Italian shipyard Fincantieri to deliver two full navigation suites for the second pair of U212A class submarines being built for the Italian Navy. This new contract represents the […]


Offices searched in French arms sale to Malaysia: source

Offices searched in French arms sale to Malaysia: source

PARIS: French financial police have searched the offices of naval arms manufacturer DCNS and industrial group Thales in connection with a probe into the sale of submarines to Malaysia, a judicial source said Tuesday. Documents were seized in the operation, […]


US 7th Fleet Controls Tomahawk Launch from 5,000 Miles Away

US 7th Fleet Controls Tomahawk Launch from 5,000 Miles Away

USS CHEYENNE, At Sea: Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Cheyenne (SSN-773) in conjunction with Commander, U.S. 7th Fleet and members of Naval Special Warfare Group (NSWG) 3 successfully fired a Block IV-E Tomahawk Land Attack Missile May 5. The missile […]


Russia set to keep Typhoon class nuclear subs

Russia set to keep Typhoon class nuclear subs

Russia’s Typhoon class strategic nuclear-powered submarines will remain in service with the Navy until 2019, the Navy commander said on Friday. The world’s largest Typhoon class submarines entered service with the Soviet Navy in the 1980s. Three of the six […]


Navy Policy Will Allow Women To Serve Aboard Submarines

Navy Policy Will Allow Women To Serve Aboard Submarines

NORFOLK, Va: The Department of the Navy has announced a policy change that will allow women to serve on submarines. The change was considered by Congress after Secretary of Defense Robert Gates formally presented a letter to congressional leaders Feb. […]


Russia plans to upgrade Black Sea Fleet with new warships

Russia plans to upgrade Black Sea Fleet with new warships

SEVASTOPOL: Russia’s Black Sea Fleet will receive up to four frigates and four diesel-electric submarines in the next five years, a Navy source told RIA Novosti on Tuesday. The Russian official said that the new warships were needed to replace […]


 
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