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South Korean warships stage live-fire drill

South Korean warships stage live-fire drill

South Korean warships staged a live-fire drill on Tuesday in a show of strength towards North Korea despite its threats to retaliate, the defence ministry said. The drill took place in the Yellow Sea to test readiness against infiltrations by […]


An Analysis of the US Navy’s Amphibious Warfare Ships

An Analysis of the US Navy’s Amphibious Warfare Ships

The U.S. Navy’s fleet numbers 284 ships, including 29 amphibious warfare ships that are designed primarily to carry marines and their equipment into combat but also to perform peacetime missions. Today CBO released a report—requested in the report of the […]


Canada orders warships to stay in Mediterranean

Canada orders warships to stay in Mediterranean

Canada will maintain warships in the Mediterranean Sea until the end of 2012, Defense Minister Peter MacKay announced Sunday. The HMCS Vancouver frigate was originally deployed as part of NATO’s mission in Libya. It will remain in the Mediterranean Sea […]


The Global Naval Vessels and Surface Combatants Market 2011-2021

The Global Naval Vessels and Surface Combatants Market 2011-2021

This report offers detailed analysis of the global Naval Vessels and Surface Combatants 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 […]


Turkey will protect its aid ships for Gaza: PM

Turkey will protect its aid ships for Gaza: PM

Turkey’s naval forces would escort Turkey’s humanitarian aid ships bound for the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, the Anatolia news agency reported late Thursday. “We have humanitarian aid to be sent there. And our humanitarian aid will […]


Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

The Japanese Coast Guard will beef up border patrols following the intrusion of two Chinese ships into Japanese waters, NHK reported. Two Chinese vessels were spotted near the Japan-controlled Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea on Wednesday. The islands […]


Russia signs contract for two French warships

Russia signs contract for two French warships

Russia Friday signed a long-awaited contract with France worth over a billion euros to buy two French Mistral-class warships that has alarmed ex-Soviet neighbors and the United States. Russia’s Rosoboronexport military corporation and DCNS, the warships’ French maker, signed the […]


Analysis of the Navy’s Fiscal Year 2012 Shipbuilding Plan

Analysis of the Navy’s Fiscal Year 2012 Shipbuilding Plan

Since 2006, CBO has performed an independent analysis of the Navy’s annual long-term shipbuilding plan at the request of the House Armed Services Committee. The latest in that series, a CBO report released today summarizes the ship inventory goals and […]


Russia Signs Contract for Two Mistral-Class Amphibious Ships

Russia Signs Contract for Two Mistral-Class Amphibious Ships

DCNS today signed a contract with Russian defence export agency Rosoboronexport under the Franco-Russian intergovernmental agreement of 25 January for the supply of four Mistral/BPC-type force projection & command vessels. The contract signed today calls for two Mistral/BPC ships and […]


 
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