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Amphibious Dock Ship LPD 20 Completes Successful Sea Trials

Northrop Grumman, NEW ORLEANS: The Northrop Grumman Corporation built amphibious transport dock ship Green Bay (LPD 20) successfully completed builder's trials last week, a...

US Navy to Commission First LPD-17

Northrop Grumman Corporation, PASCAGOULA: One of the most technologically-advanced and sailor-friendly U.S. Navy warships ever built will sail away from Northrop Grumman Corporation's shipyard...

Navy Conducts First Successful Structural Test Firing for LCS Gun

DAHLGREN, Va: The first Littoral Combat Ship Surface Warfare (SUW) Gun Mission Module structural test firing on USS Freedom (LCS 1) was successfully conducted...

Chinese Navy Gets First Aircraft Carrier

China's first aircraft carrier, an overhauled former Soviet vessel, has been formally handed over to China's navy, local media reported on Monday. The official ceremony...

USS San Antonio Tests Flight Operations Capabilities

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Australian Air Warfare Destroyers Continue to Take Shape

The sonar block for the first of Australia’s three Air Warfare Destroyers has been received from Spanish shipbuilder and AWD platform designer Navantia. The sonar...

German group pulls out of Greek submarine order: minister

German shipbuilding group HDW has pulled out of a subcontractor deal to build two submarines at an Arab-owned shipyard in Greece, the Greek defence...

Navy Granted Authority to Use Sonar in Training off California

US Navy, WASHINGTON: The Navy announced Jan. 16 that two important steps have been taken under existing law and regulations to allow it to...

HMS Ocean on the Atlantic Beat

, Conducting security operations at sea is a vital part of the Royal Navy's job, and HMS Ocean pounding the maritime beat in the...

Russia Goes Ahead with 5G Submarine Project

Work is in progress on the newest fifth-generation nuclear-powered and diesel submarines at Russia's Rubin Central Design Bureau, Rubin head Igor Vilnit said on...