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Virginia-class attack submarine USS Delaware (SSN 791

US Navy Awards Block V Virginia-Class Submarine Contract

The Naval Sea Systems Command awarded a nine-ship -- eight with Virginia Payload Module (VPM) -- Block V contract to General Dynamics Electric Boat...

Extensive Russian submarine operation in North Atlantic: Norway

Russia has sent about 10 submarines into the North Atlantic in the largest such operation since the end of the Cold War, the Norwegian...

Ahead of talks, North Korea says fired ‘new’ sub-launched missile

Seoul: North Korea successfully test-fired a "new-type" of submarine-launched ballistic missile, state media reported Thursday, after Washington voiced alarm at the move just days...

14 crew killed in fire on Russian navy submarine

Moscow: Fourteen Russian seamen have died in a fire on a deep-water research submersible, Russia's defence ministry said Tuesday, amid local media reports that...

Pakistan Navy foils attempt by Indian submarine to enter Pakistani waters

The Pakistan Navy detected an Indian submarine on Monday night trying to enter Pakistani waters and successfully thwarted the attempt, the Navy's spokesperson said...

Iran Unveils ‘Cruise-Missile Equipped’ Submarine

According to Iranian state media, President Hassan Rohani has inaugurated a new domestically built submarine armed with cruise missiles, amid heightened tensions with the...

China Opposes Foreign Participation in Taiwan Submarine Production

China on Monday expressed stern opposition to participation by the United States and other countries in Taiwan's submarine production project. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua...

Launching of the Riachuelo, the First Brazilian Scorpène Submarine

The Brazilian Navy launched its first Brazilian-built Scorpène submarine, the Riachuelo. The ceremony took place at the Itaguaí Navy base in presence of the...

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...

EU launches defence pact with submarine drones

The EU unveiled on Monday a raft of new joint defence projects including submarine drones and cyber attack rapid response teams as it launched...