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Posted: 14 days ago

161 consecutive days at sea: Dwight D. Eisenhower and San Jacinto break US Navy record

As of June 25, 2020, the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) and its escort shi...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Austal USA lands $43M LCS modification deal

The US Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded Austal USA a modification to a previously awarded lit...

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  • Authorities
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Fairbanks Morse engines to power US Navy’s newest LPD ship

Provider of power solutions Fairbanks Morse has been awarded a purchase order by Huntington Ingalls ...

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

Rolls-Royce wins US Navy contracts worth $115.6 million

Rolls-Royce has secured contracts with the US Navy for ship engines, propulsion components and servi...

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

GD Electric Boat wins $9.47 bn deal for first two Columbia-class submarines

General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) has been awarded a contract modification for the design compl...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

US Navy will not reinstate former USS Theodore Roosevelt captain

Following the release of a report into the events surrounding an outbreak of COVID-19 on the aircraf...

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  • Authorities
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

US Navy commissions its newest littoral combat ship

On June 20, 2020, the US Navy commissioned its new Independence-variant littoral combat ship, the US...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Northrop Grumman completes critical design review for US Navy’s AARGM-ER

Northrop Grumman Corporation recently completed its critical design review (CDR) following successf...

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  • Equipment & technology
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

HII gets $145 million advance procurement contract for US Navy’s new amphibious assault ship

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a third contract mo...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

US Navy’s second ship-to-shore connector wraps up acceptance trials

The US Navy’s newest ship-to-shore connector (SSC), LCAC 101, concluded acceptance trials last week ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Shipbuilding contract awarded for two Royal Canadian Navy’s joint support ships

The Government of Canada has awarded a performance-based contract for the full construction of two R...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 24 days ago

USS Fitzgerald returning to homeport 3 years after deadly collision

The US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) departed Huntington Ingalls Ind...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: 27 days ago

USCG commissions second new Galveston-based cutter

The US Coast Guard (USCG) held a commissioning ceremony for the cutter Edgar Culbertson (WPC 1137), ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

US Navy destroyer that was hit by coronavirus continues deployment

The US Navy’s Arleigh Burke guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100), that recently suffered a co...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Seaspan, Heddle Shipyards join forces in bid to build polar icebreaker for Canadian Coast Guard

Seaspan Shipyards and Heddle Shipyards have entered into an exclusive teaming agreement for the Cana...

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  • Industry news
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Fairbanks Morse completes engine build, testing for 1st USCG offshore patrol cutter

Fairbanks Morse has completed the build and testing of the two main propulsion diesel engines (MPDE)...

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

After coronavirus ordeal, USS Theodore Roosevelt finally departs Guam

The US Navy’s nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) departed Apra H...

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

Contract awarded for Royal Canadian Navy’s 30 new multi-role boats

Canada has awarded a contract valued at CA$35 million to Zodiac Hurricane Technologies of Delta, B.C...

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

US Navy’s aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt completes carrier qualifications

The US Navy’s nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and Carrier Air...

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

USCG takes delivery of first Guam-based Sentinel-class FRC

Bollinger delivers first of three USCG Fast Response Cutters to be home-ported in Guam ...

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

US, Canadian navies and USCG strengthen partnerships through new strategic plan

The US Coast Guard, US Navy and Royal Canadian Navy have signed a five-year strategic plan earlier t...

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  • Authorities
Posted: about 1 month ago