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  • 29 September 2011
    Authorities, Industry news

      The Government has agreed to the purchase from Navantia of 12 medium-sized fast landing craft (the LCM-1E) for the Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) through Joint Project 2048 Phase 3. This follows a decision in February 2009 to direct source the purchase of the watercraft to Navantia. Navantia are building the hulls for the two […]

  • 19 February 2018
    Authorities, Vessels

    The sale of Royal Navy helicopter carrier HMS Ocean to the Brazilian Navy has been officially confirmed, UK media reported. The price was set at £84 million, according to the reports. The sale is to take place next month while the ship itself will sail to Brazil in the summer. Babcock and BAE Systems will […]

  • 15 February 2012
    Industry news

    Russian defense ministry plans to purchase 8 multipurpose and 8 strategic nuclear-powered submarines by 2020, said Chief of General Staff Nikolai Makarov. “So far, we have plans to build eight subs of each project [eight Yasen-class SSGNs and eight Borei-class SSBNs]”, the general said answering the question whether the ministry really decided to buy more […]

  • 11 April 2018

    Three New York residents were indicted for bribing an employee of the US Navy to make unauthorized liquor purchases worth millions of dollars at a Navy Exchange (NEX), the US Justice Department said.  Adam Agaev, 43, and David Manasherov, 37, both of Brooklyn, were charged together in a nine-count indictment, and Edwin D. Fragoso, 44, […]

  • 28 August 2014

    The US Navy and command ball caps may be worn in place of the eight-point cover with the Navy Working Uniform Type I, II or III beginning Sept. 1, as outlined in NAVADMIN 200/14, released Aug. 27.   As announced in July, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan […]

  • 14 April 2014
    Industry news

    ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions AG, a subsidiary of ThyssenKrupp AG, and Saab AB today signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding concerning the sale of the Swedish shipyard ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems AB (formerly named Kockums) with operations in Malmö, Karlskrona and Muskö to Saab AB.   Both parties agree that during the negotiations phase, the integrity and […]

  • 13 February 2013

    Large amphibious ships of the Baltic fleet Kaliningrad and Alexandr Shabalin delivered weapons, purchased by Syria in the military-technical cooperation with Russia… [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, February 13 2013

  • 6 February 2014
    Equipment & technology, Industry news

    India received about USD 4.78 billion worth arms and military equipment from Russia last year, the RIA Novosti reported.   The purchase included aircraft carrier Vikramaditya, gunsihps, warplanes and other equipment. The Indian Navy has officially taken over INS Vikramaditya, Russian former aircraft carrier, also known as Admiral Gorskov, last month when the warship arrived […]

  • 27 August 2018
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    India’s Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has approved the procurement of 24 new anti-submarine warfare capable, multi-role helicopters (MRHs) for the Indian Navy. According to earlier reports, the helicopters in question are Lockheed Martin’s Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk helicopters, which are expected to cost an estimated $1.8 billion. The helicopters are an integral part of the frontline warships […]

  • 24 April 2012

    The U.S. Navy has purchased two more radar systems from Raytheon Company as part of a continuing effort to replace outdated analog air traffic control systems with digital technology. The new radars will be installed at military bases in New River, N.C., and Quantico, Va. The Digital Airport Surveillance Radar (DASR) ASR-11 is the first […]

  • 18 May 2017
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    The German defense ministry’s plan for a quick acquisition of additional five K130 corvettes has been brought to a halt following a ruling by the German cartel office on May 18. The defense ministry wanted to avoid an open procedure by buying the five corvettes from the Lürssen- Thyssen Krupp Marine Systems (TKMS) consortium which built the first […]

  • 13 June 2011
    Industry news

      Hanoi will purchase six Kilo class Russian submarines with the view to “protect the country”. Experts evaluate the sale as $3 bln, report Western news agencies referring to Vietnamese defense minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh. The minister made this statement earlier in Singapore as Hanoi’s official reaction on the incident happened on May 26 […]

  • 12 October 2011
    Authorities, Industry news

    The Pakistan Government had decided to purchase French Agosta submarines against the recommendation of the Pakistan Navy, the then Naval Chief Admiral (retired)… (indiavision) [mappress] Source: indiavision, October 12, 2011

  • 6 June 2017
    Authorities, Industry news

    The U.S. government has approved UUV Aquabotix’s Endura unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) for placement on the GSA schedule, the company announced on June 5. The GSA (General Services Administration) is an agency of the United States government that supplies products for U.S. government offices and operates the Federal Acquisition Service (the FAS). As part of […]

  • 12 July 2011
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    Amid a tightening defense budget, the U.S. Navy is weighing an option to delay the purchase of the Newport News-built John F. Kennedy aircra… By Peter Frost (dailypress) [mappress] Source: dailypress, July 12, 2011;

  • 15 April 2011
    Equipment & technology

      QBC Diagnostics is pleased to announce the sale of STAR hematology analyzers to the United States Navy for use on submarines around the globe. The QBC STAR provides a 9-parameter complete blood count through its patented dry hematology approach, which eliminates the need for liquid reagents in the system.  Because of this unique technology, […]

  • 5 February 2018
    Authorities, Industry news

    Italy’s Fincantieri announced it has signed a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of 50% of the share capital of STX France from the French state. The agreement provides for a purchase price of euro 59.7 million (approx. USD$74M). The signing takes place after the resolution of the share purchase agreement previously signed between Fincantieri and […]

  • 13 June 2012
    Training & Education

    Hydroid, Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and the leading manufacturer of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), announced that the Japanese Ministry of Defense (MOD) has purchased one REMUS 600 system for mine countermeasure operations. The new purchase brings the Japanese MOD AUV fleet to five vehicles. “We are excited by the Japanese Ministry of Defense’s […]

  • 5 May 2011
    Industry news

    Dolphin submarine fleet is considered a vanguard against Iran; purchase had been held up by wrangling over $500-700 million price… (jpost) [mappress] Source: jpost, May 5, 2011;

  • 5 April 2012
    Industry news

      The Algerian Defence Ministry has sent a letter to the German manufacturer ThyssenKrupp Marine SystemsKrupp (TKMS), in relation to the Contract No. 674/889, signed on March 26, 2012, confirming the purchase of two Meko A200 frigates. This purchase represents a part of modernization of Algerian naval forces’ potential. The contract is worth €2, 175, […]

  • 22 August 2018
    Authorities, Vessels

    The New Zealand government has approved NZ$103 million for the purchase and refit of a second-hand multi-role offshore support vessel that will be used as a dive and hydrographic support vessel by the Royal New Zealand Navy. Following purchase, the 85-meter Norwegian-built survey vessel MV Edda Fonn will be outfitted with the dive and hydrographic […]

  • 2 March 2015
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Research & Development

    Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. announced today that it has closed the previously announced sale of three 250EDF class OSVs, the HOS Arrowhead, the HOS Eagleview and the HOS Westwind, that were previously chartered to the U.S. Navy. Since their construction in 2008 and 2009, these vessels have supported the U.S. Navy’s submarine fleet on the […]

  • 18 March 2019
    Authorities, Vessels

    Spain could buy BAE Systems-built assault amphibious vehicles(AAV) following a US State Department approval for the possible sale of 11 AAVs to the European country. As outlined in the approval, announced on March 15, Spain is looking to buy 11 AAVs in three different configurations under a deal that would be worth an estimated $107 […]

  • 21 August 2015

    The US Department of the Navy (DON), Western Area Power Administration (Western), and Sempra U.S. Gas & Power hosted a ceremony Aug. 20 at Naval Air Station North Island, California, commemorating an agreement to construct a 210 megawatt (MW) direct current solar facility to benefit 14 DON installations. The agreement, signed last month, is the […]

  • 11 April 2012
    Training & Education

    Hydroid, Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and the leading manufacturer of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), announced that the Royal Norwegian Navy (RNoN) has purchased four additional REMUS 100 systems. The AUVs were acquired by the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (NDLO) on behalf of the RNoN and will be used by the Norwegian Armed Forces […]

  • 19 July 2011
    Industry news

      China has almost completed remodeling work on the Varyag, a defunct Soviet-era carrier it purchased from Ukraine in 1998 for a reported… (chosun) [mappress] Source: chosun, July 19, 2011;

  • 24 October 2019
    Authorities, Industry news, Vessels

    Ex USS Robert G. Bradley was retired in 2014 and is being transferred to Bahrain.

  • 15 December 2011
    Equipment & technology, Industry news

      The Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) has purchased two Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) from Hydroid, Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and the leading manufacturer of AUVs. The REMUS 100 AUVs will be used to support Sweden’s mine countermeasures program, especially in harbors and other confined or shallow waters. Sweden’s previous purchase of two […]

  • 12 May 2016
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Raytheon Missile Systems a $76,1 million contract for the procurement of Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles (ESSM) Block I production material. Raytheon’s ESSM missile is an international upgrade of the  RIM-7 Sea Sparrow missile. The missile was developed by the U.S. Navy and nine of the other 11-member nations […]