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RIMPAC 2012 to Feature More Participants, Biofuel Use

RIMPAC 2012 to Feature More Participants, Biofuel Use

This year’s Rim of the Pacific naval exercise will feature a larger group of participating countries seeking to develop better maritime cooperation, Navy Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, chief of naval operations, told Pentagon reporters today. “We’ve been doing RIMPAC for […]


DCNS Exhibits at Balt Military Expo 2012

DCNS Exhibits at Balt Military Expo 2012

DCNS will exhibit at BALT MILITARY EXPO 2012 which will be held in Poland from 27 to 29 June 2012. DCNS is a major player in the European and world markets for value-added naval defence systems. As a naval prime […]


Dempsey Details Plan For ‘Singapore-Managed’ Ships

Dempsey Details Plan For ‘Singapore-Managed’ Ships

The Littoral Combat Ships that will soon begin rotational deployment to Singapore are an example of the increased military engagement called for under the U.S. Asia-Pacific strategy, Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey said today. En route from Singapore to the […]


Taiwan plans to buy four warships from US: report

Taiwan plans to buy four warships from US: report

Taiwan plans to purchase four warships from the United States as part of the island’s efforts to modernize its forces and offset the perceived military threat from China, local media reported Sunday. The defence ministry briefed President Ma Ying-jeou on […]


Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Four Russian warships, as well as support vessels, warplanes, helicopters and naval infantry, will team up with Chinese naval forces in a joint exercise in April, a source in Russia’s Pacific Fleet said on Tuesday. The Russian Navy will be […]


Israeli warships pass though Suez canal

Israeli warships pass though Suez canal

Two Israeli naval vessels passed through Egypt’s Suez Canal on Tuesday, headed from the Mediterranean to the Red Sea, Israeli and Egyptian sources said. “It was routine, they were on their way to Eilat” where Israel has its Red Sea […]


NRL Designs Robot for Shipboard Firefighting

NRL Designs Robot for Shipboard Firefighting

In both war and peacetime scenarios, fire in the shipboard environment is serious and frequently results in excessive damage and high repair costs because the fire is not detected or controlled adequately. To help further improve future shipboard firefighting capability […]


DCNS Exhibits at Pacific 2012 International Maritime and Naval Exposition

DCNS Exhibits at Pacific 2012 International Maritime and Naval Exposition

DCNS is a major player in the European and world markets for value-added naval defence systems. As a naval prime contractor, shipbuilder and systems integrator, DCNS combines resources and expertise spanning the naval defence value chain and entire system lifecycles. […]


Navy Names First Three Mobile Landing Platform Ships

Navy Names First Three Mobile Landing Platform Ships

The Department of the Navy’s three Mobile Landing Platform ships will be named the USNS Montford Point, the USNS John Glenn and the USNS Lewis B. Puller, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced today. “I chose to name the […]


 
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