Most Read News, September 14 – 20, 2015

US Navy to Cancel Third Zumwalt?

Pentagon is considering the cancellation of the third next-generation stealth destroyer USS Lyndon B. Johnson.

Video: Royal Navy’s Type 26 Designs Revealed

New images and video of what the British Navy’s Type 26 “Global Combat Ship” will look like have gone on show at DSEi, London.

Spearfish Heavyweight Torpedo Ends First Trials

A prototype of BAE Systems’ next-generation Spearfish Heavyweight Torpedo has successfully completed a first in-water trial at the Ministry of Defence operated British Underwater Test and Evaluation Centre, on the west coast of Scotland.

Russian Warship Spotted in Lithuanian Waters

In the morning of September 15, Sea and Coastal Surveillance Centre of the Lithuanian Navy detected a warship of the Russian Federation while conducting 24-7 surveillance of the territorial waters and exclusive economic zone of the Republic of Lithuania in the Baltic Sea.

First Steel Cut for Swedish Navy’s New A26 Sub

The construction phase for the Swedish Navy’s A26 next-generation submarine officially begins with a steel cutting ceremony on September 4.