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Netherlands Requests to Buy MK-48 Torpedo Conversion Kits

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Netherlands of sixteen (16) MK-48 Mod 7 Advanced Technology...

USS Ross (DDG 71) en route to the Black Sea

MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) began its north-bound international strait transit en route to the Black Sea Feb....

US Navy Deploys First Destroyer with Counter-UAS Laser

The U.S. Navy recently installed the first Optical Dazzling Interdictor, Navy (ODIN), a laser weapon system that allows a ship to counter unmanned aerial...

Sikorsky Receives Second Contract to Build Presidential Helicopters

VH-92A test helicopters flying and validating mission capabilities Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), will build six production VH-92A® Presidential Helicopters under a contract...

US Navy Cyber Warfare Development Group Opens Cyber Foundry

The U.S. Navy Cyber Warfare Development Group (NCWDG) celebrated the opening of the Cyber Foundry with a ribbon cutting ceremony Feb. 18. The Cyber Foundry...

Australian Navy Begins First Major Exercise for 2020

Four warships left Sydney today to begin the sea phase of the Royal Australian Navy’s first major exercise for the year, Fleet Certification Period...
Trident II D5 missile

USS Maine Successfully Tests Second Trident II D5LE Missile

Eastern Pacific: The U.S. Navy conducted a scheduled one-missile test flight of an unarmed life-extended Trident II (D5LE) missile from USS Maine (SSBN-741), an...

US navy Signs $2.3 Billion UH-60 Helicopter Renewal Contract

Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support (NAVSUP WSS) renewed a $2.3 billion H-60 Seahawk Performance Based Logistics (PBL) contract with Lockheed Martin Rotary...

France, Australia recommit to troubled submarine deal

France and Australia on Friday reaffirmed their "full commitment" to ensuring local firms play a role in building Australia's next generation submarines, after the...

Pakistani Navy Commissions New Damen Corvette

The Pakistan Navy has commissioned a 2300 Tonnes Corvette PNS YARMOOK (F-271) – a Damen OPV 1900 – in a ceremony held at Constanta...