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MQ-8C Fire Scout achieves initial operational capability

NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND: The Navy declared initial operational capability of the MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter June 28 clearing the way for fleet...

14 crew killed in fire on Russian navy submarine

Moscow: Fourteen Russian seamen have died in a fire on a deep-water research submersible, Russia's defence ministry said Tuesday, amid local media reports that...

US Navy Releases RFP for Guided-Missile Frigate Contract

The U.S. Navy released a request for proposals (RFP) for the guided missile frigate FFG(X) detail design and construction (DD&C) contract for the first...

Germany Commissions First F125 Frigate

On 17 June 2019, the F125 "Baden-Württemberg" was officially commissioned in a ceremony in the presence of German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen....

Pakistani Navy Ship Test-Fires Naval Cruise Missile

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: In an impressive fire power display, live weapon firing was conducted by Pakistan Navy's Fast Attack Craft (Missile), in the North Arabian...

Chinese navy shows off new warship in 70th anniversary parade

China celebrated the 70th anniversary of its navy on 23 April by showing off its growing fleet in a sea parade featuring a brand...

US approves anti-submarine helicopter sale to India

The United States said Tuesday (April 2) it had approved the sale of 24 MH-60R helicopters to India, significantly boosting its emerging ally's firepower...

France’s Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier sets off for Asia

French aircraft carrier the Charles de Gaulle set sail on Tuesday from the Mediterranean port of Toulon following two years of refurbishments and upgrades...

Pakistan Navy foils attempt by Indian submarine to enter Pakistani waters

The Pakistan Navy detected an Indian submarine on Monday night trying to enter Pakistani waters and successfully thwarted the attempt, the Navy's spokesperson said...

Engineer warriors of the land and sea – A look back at RIMPAC 2018

MARINE CORPS TRAINING AREA BELLOWS, Hawaii: In today's interconnected global arena, deployment readiness is contingent on Soldiers' ability to work in partnership with other...