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Royal Navy takes part in largest submarine rescue exercise

Royal Navy takes part in largest submarine rescue exercise

Royal Navy personnel have joined 2,000 sailors from 13 nations for the world’s largest submarine rescue exercise, off the south-eastern tip of Spain. The ten days of NATO Exercise Bold Monarch witnessed an international effort to bring trapped submariners from […]


CSA: Safety Paramount for RN Nuclear Submarine Reactors

CSA: Safety Paramount for RN Nuclear Submarine Reactors

Following the recent announcement that the next generation of submarines to carry the UK’s nuclear deterrent will be powered by a new nuclear propulsion system, the MOD’s Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Mark Welland, here discusses the safety of the Navy’s […]


The Global Submarine Market 2011-2021

The Global Submarine Market 2011-2021

This report offers detailed analysis of the global submarine market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector. It covers the key technological and market trends in the submarine market. It further […]


UK MoD Announces Plans for New Nuclear Deterrent

UK MoD Announces Plans for New Nuclear Deterrent

Defence Secretary Dr Liam Fox has today announced that approval has been given for the early phase of design of the submarine that will deliver the UK’s nuclear deterrent well into the 2060s. The submarines that will replace the existing […]


Taiwan renews bid to buy subs, F-16s from US

Taiwan renews bid to buy subs, F-16s from US

Taiwan on Sunday said it was still pursuing its bid to buy eight submarines and dozens of F-16 fighters from the United States despite warming relations with former arch-rival China. The Taipei-based China Times reported Sunday that Taiwan had decided […]


DCNS at LAAD Exhibition in Brazil

DCNS at LAAD Exhibition in Brazil

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. […]


Russian 5G subs to be equipped with ballistic, cruise missiles

Russian 5G subs to be equipped with ballistic, cruise missiles

Russia’s proposed fifth-generation nuclear submarines will be armed with both ballistic and cruise missiles, a senior Navy source told RIA Novosti on Saturday. He did not specify the names of the missiles. Russia is planning to develop its newest fifth-generation […]


Russia to lease nuclear submarine to India

Russia to lease nuclear submarine to India

Russia will lease a nuclear powered submarine to India before October, a Russian Navy Staff admiral said on Wednesday. Previous media reports said that the K-152 Nerpa attack submarine had already been transferred to India on a 10-year lease. “The […]


Russia to prioritize modern weaponry in new arms acquisition program

Russia to prioritize modern weaponry in new arms acquisition program

Russia will focus on purchases of advanced weaponry in a new state arms procurement program until 2020, First Deputy Defense Minister Vladimir Popovkin said. “The state arms procurement program until 2020 prioritizes the acquisition of advanced weaponry. Their share is […]


 
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