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South and Central Asia
Posted: about 1 year ago

Thai navy corvette sinks in the Gulf of Thailand, 31 missing

A corvette of the Royal Thai Navy sank during a storm on Sunday, December 18, while underway off the...

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  • Vessels
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Japan’s 3rd Mogami-class frigate enters service

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) has held a commissioning ceremony for the navy’s third Mog...

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  • Vessels
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Elettronica to provide RECM systems for Indonesian Navy

Elettronica has signed a contract to equip Indonesian Navy vessels currently under construction at P...

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  • Equipment & technology
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Japan to boost navy’s capabilities with SM-6 missiles

The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible foreign military sale to the G...

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  • Equipment & technology
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VIDEO: Japan’s third Taigei-class submarine hits the water

Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) has held a naming and launching ceremony for the third ...

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  • Vessels
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Taiwan welcomes new landing platform dock Yushan

The Taiwanese Navy has commissioned the newest landing platform dock (LPD) Yushan at a ceremony held...

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  • Vessels
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US, Japan and South Korea sharpen submarine hunting skills

 The US Navy, the Republic of Korea Navy, and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) have conduct...

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  • Training & Education
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Naval Group, IT Goa ink agreement to work on underwater sensors

On 27 September 2022, Naval Group and the Indian Institute of Technology Goa (IIT Goa) signed a coll...

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  • Equipment & technology
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Thales and SonarTech team up on mine warfare systems in South Korea

Korean defense SME, SonarTech and Thales have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for joint i...

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  • Equipment & technology
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US Navy’s aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea for 1st time in four years

The US Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier and the flagship for Carrier Strike Group 5 (CS...

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  • Training & Education
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Indian Navy orders additional dual-role BrahMos missiles

Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has signed a contract with defence company Brahmos Aerospace Pvt Lt...

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  • Equipment & technology
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Indian Navy launches two support vessels

Two diving support vessels (DSV) Nistar and Nipun being built by Hindustan Shipyard were launched on...

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  • Vessels
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Japanese, Indian navies conduct exercise JIMEX 2022

The sixth edition of Japan India Maritime Exercise 2022 (JIMEX 2022) hosted by Indian Navy commenced...

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  • Training & Education
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Piriou launches second patrol boat for Senegalese Navy

French shipbuilding company Piriou has launched the second of three offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) b...

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  • Vessels
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Qatar welcomes corvette Al Zubarah and OPV Musherib

The Qatari Emiri Navy welcomed Doha-class air defence corvette Al Zubarah and offshore patrol vessel...

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  • Vessels
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Indian Navy floats out new Project 17A frigate

Taragiri, a Project 17A Frigate was launched at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) in Mumbai on...

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  • Vessels
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Terma’s radar systems for Royal Thai Navy

Danish tech company Terma has started delivery of its coastal surveillance radars to the Royal Thai ...

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  • Equipment & technology
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Russian and Chinese naval forces hunt enemy subs during Vostok 2022

Combat ships of Russian and Chinese naval branches practice joint searching and attacking mock enemy...

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  • Training & Education
Posted: about 1 year ago