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Posted: 11 days ago

US Navy tests new laser weapon capable of destroying aircraft mid-flight

The US Navy’s amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland (LPD 27) successfully disabled an unmanned...

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  • Equipment & technology
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

US Navy’s new littoral combat ship passes acceptance trials

The US Navy’s new littoral combat ship, the future USS Oakland (LCS 24), concluded acceptance trials...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

US Navy ship seizes 1.5 tons of cocaine in eastern Pacific

The US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Pinckney, with an embarked US C...

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Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago

US Navy launches first YT 808-class tug

The US Navy’s first yard tug (YT) 808-class vessel was successfully launched at Dakota Creek Industr...

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Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

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Posted: 15 days ago

Northrop Grumman builds, tests very lightweight torpedo for US Navy

Northrop Grumman has successfully manufactured and tested the first industry-built very lightweight ...

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  • Equipment & technology
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

US Navy’s 1st Flight III Arleigh Burke-class destroyer receives deckhouse

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division achieved a substantial milestone ...

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  • Equipment & technology
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

thyssenkrupp Marine Systems to acquire Oceana shipyard in Brazil

Germany’s naval company thyssenkrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) has signed a contract to acquire th...

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  • Industry news
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Coronavirus-hit USS Theodore Roosevelt prepares to go back to sea

Sailors aboard US Navy’s aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), a ship that suffere...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

US Navy destroyer, embarked USCG team seize illegal drugs in Caribbean

The US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) with embarked U...

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Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

US Navy awards $3.1B in contracts to Boeing for cruise missile systems

The US Navy has awarded Boeing a combined $3.1 billion in contracts for Harpoon and standoff land at...

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Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

MQ-8C Fire Scout begins flight tests with AN/ZPY-8 radar

The US Navy, with support from Northrop Grumman Corporation, commenced flight testing of the MQ-8C F...

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  • Equipment & technology
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

Veteran battleship USS Nevada found in Pacific

SEARCH, Inc., the US-based underwater and terrestrial archaeology firm, and compatriot marine roboti...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

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Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

HII gets USD 187M contract for US Navy’s newest amphibious assault ship

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $187.46 million ad...

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Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

US, UK warships conduct maritime security ops in Barents Sea

Four US Navy ships and a Royal Navy frigate recently entered the Barents Sea, working together to co...

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  • Training & Education
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Fincantieri wins US Navy’s FFG(X) frigate contract

The US Department of Defense (DOD) awarded Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM), the US subsidiary of ...

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Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

KBR secures $140M task orders for engineering, rapid prototyping efforts for US Navy

KBR has been awarded two recompete task orders totaling $140 million to support engineering and rapi...

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  • Equipment & technology
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

World’s largest naval drill to be scaled down due to COVID-19

The United States Navy announced it would sponsor the 27th Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC). To ...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Construction starts on second US Coast Guard offshore patrol cutter

Florida-based Eastern Shipbuilding Group has cut the first steel for the US Coast Guard’s (USC...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Destroyer USS Kidd arrives in San Diego as coronavirus cases rise

The US Navy’s coronavirus-hit guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) arrived at Naval Bas...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago