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British MPs back new PM and vote to update nuclear deterrent

New British Prime Minster Theresa May on Monday won her first parliamentary battle when MPs overwhelmingly voted to replace the ageing submarines that...

France to build Australia subs but US to arm them

Australia may have awarded France a bumper contract to build its next generation of submarines, but its highly secretive combat system will come from...

France wins bid to build Australia’s new submarines

French naval contractor DCNS on Tuesday won a Aus$50 billion (US$39 billion) contract to design and build Australia's next generation of submarines, beating competition...

North Korea’s Kim hails ‘successful’ submarine missile test

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un hailed a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) test as an "eye-opening success", state media said Sunday, declaring Pyongyang has the...

Royal Navy Commissions Astute Class submarine HMS Artful

Astute Class submarine HMS Artful has officially become a Commissioned Warship of the Royal Navy at a ceremony at HM Naval Base Clyde. Guest of...

Russia Begins Underwater Robot Construction for 5th-Gen Submarines

Two Russian design bureaus began developing unmanned underwater vehicles for deployment by fifth-generation submarines, an official representative of the United Shipbuilding Corporation told RIA...

Russia Tests New Hypersonic Zircon Cruise Missiles for 5th-Gen Subs

The first tests of the Russian Navy’s new hypersonic Zircon cruise missiles have been launched in Russia, a senior defense industry source said Thursday. "The...

Two More Improved Kilo Class Submarines to Enter Russian Service

By the end of May of this year, two more Project 636.3 submarines are due to be in service with the Russian Navy. On...

North Korea issues threats as US stages military drill with South

North Korea hit out at Washington and Seoul Saturday, pledging to launch a blitzkrieg in the Korean peninsula, as the United States and South...

Norway Seeks Submarine Cooperation with Other Nations

Norway is working towards establishing an extensive submarine cooperation with other nations in order to reduce cost and secure a robust submarine capability for...