Airbus Helicopters H160

France Orders H160s for Navy’s Search And Rescue Missions

The French Directorate-General for Armaments (DGA) is to supply four H160s to the French Navy for search and rescue missions through a partnership between...
MH-60R Helicopter

India Readying $2.6 Billion US Naval Helicopter Deal Ahead of Trump Trip

India is set to give final approval to a $2.6 billion deal for military helicopters from U.S. defense firm Lockheed Martin ahead of a...

US Navy, Japan Maritime Defense Force Sign Logistics Interoperability Framework

Vice Adm. Rick Williamson, deputy chief of naval operations for fleet readiness and logistics (N4), and Rear Adm. Masatomi Dairiki, director general of the...

Boeing Delivers the First Upgraded F/A-18 Fighter Jet to US Navy

The first Service Life Modification (SLM) F/A-18E/F Super Hornet rolled off the production line in St. Louis, marking a major milestone for the U.S....

Royal Navy’s Type 31 Frigates to get Thales Mission Systems

Thales, as part of Babcock Team 31, has been selected to deliver the digital core of the UK’s next generation frigates. Thales will be...

Littoral Combat Ship 19 (St. Louis) Delivered to US Navy

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Fincantieri Marinette Marine delivered the future USS St. Louis, Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 19, to the U.S. Navy. The future...

RAF Receives First P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft

The RAF’s new submarine-hunting P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) has touched down for the first time in the UK. The aircraft is the first...

China Postpones Work on Aircraft Carrier, Fighter Jets due to Virus Outbreak

Chinese armaments companies have postponed planned work in order to concentrate on controlling the risk of spreading the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), including those building...

China’s Type 055 Destroyer Larger, More Powerful Than Expected

It has emerged that China's most advanced destroyer, the 10,000-ton-class Type 055, is larger than previously reported as the Chinese Navy recently revealed it...

MQ-4C Triton Arrives in Pacific Region for First Deployment

Northrop Grumman Corporation’s MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system deployed for the first time Jan. 26, to provide military commanders in the Pacific greater maritime...