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Lockheed Martin Begins Production of Multi-Mission Surface Combatant for Saudi Arabia

The U.S. government awarded Lockheed Martin an Undefinitized Contract Action (UCA) award for the production of the Multi-Mission Surface Combatant for the Kingdom of...

New Zealand to buy new Boeing maritime patrol planes

New Zealand announced plans Monday to spend NZ$2.35 billion ($1.6 billion) on four Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft from the US government to...

Russia’s Poseidon Underwater Drone to Carry Nuke Warhead

Russia’s Poseidon underwater drone currently under development will be able to carry a nuclear warhead with a capacity of up to 2 megatonnes to...

French Navy Aircraft Train with U.S. Navy During Chesapeake 2018

ATLANTIC OCEAN: A French navy Rafale fighter jet crests the horizon, on a glide path to touch down as part of an historic combined...

Royal Navy Gets First Unmanned Minesweeping System

An autonomous minesweeper system that can safely clear sea lanes of mines has been handed over to the Royal Navy, Defence Minister Guto Bebb...

PLA Marine Corps Conducts Massive Ground-breaking Maneuvers

In the largest exercise of its kind, more than 10,000 troops traveled more than 2,000 kilometers to arrive on Monday at two army training...

Wreckage found of WWII aircraft carrier USS Lexington

Wreckage from the USS Lexington, a US aircraft carrier which sank during World War II, has been found in the Coral Sea, a search...

India to Buy Four Russian Frigates for $3bn

New Delhi and Moscow have finalised contractual terms for four new stealth frigates that Russia will supply the Indian Navy for slightly over Rs...

Iran Signals Plan to Build Nuclear-Powered Ships

Iran has disclosed plans to develop nuclear reactors for ships, despite a deal with world powers that curtails its atomic program. The project is...

Finland To Buy RGM-84 Harpoon Block II+ ER Grade B Surface-Launched Missiles

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Finland of RGM-84Q-4 Harpoon Block II+ ER Grade B Surface-Launched...