Saturday, June 19, 2021

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Lürssen wins $3bn australian order for 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels

The multi-billion dollar Offshore Patrol Vessel project is on track after the signing of a contract with Lürssen. Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, said the contract with Lürssen to lead the design and build is worth...

Third scorpene submarine ‘Karanj’ launched at Mazagon Docks

The third Scorpene-class submarine constructed by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited for the Indian Navy was launched today, 31 January 2018 by Mrs Reena Lanba, President Navy Wives Welfare Association after the recitation of Sanskrit shlokas from the Atharva Veda...

Fourth Damen 3307 Patrol Vessel delivered to Nigeria’s Homeland Integrated Offshore Services

Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Ltd (Homeland) of Lagos, Nigeria, has taken delivery of another Damen 3307 Patrol Vessel for operations in the offshore oil fields in the Gulf of Guinea. This takes the total delivered vessels/Guardians since the first...

Leonardo: upgraded Brazilian Navy Super Lynx makes successful maiden flight

First of eight Brazilian Navy Super Lynx Mk21A helicopters to undergo major upgrade. The first three upgraded aircraft will be delivered in 2018 and will provide increased aircraft performance and mission effectiveness. Latest milestone in the long standing...

Israel Shipyards launched a new OPV for the Cyprus Navy

In a project valued at tens of millions of Euros, the OPV carrying high-end systems will be delivered to the Cypriot Navy towards the end of 2017, to be used for Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) protection Haifa, Israel. September 18,...

Latest Aegis Combat System is successful against Medium Range Ballistic Missiles

Aegis Weapon System test supports the U.S. Phased Adaptive Approach to protect NATO Europe against ballistic missile threats USS JOHN PAUL JONES, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The USS JOHN PAUL JONES, supported by the U.S. Navy, Missile Defense Agency...

Nigeria takes delivery of Damen 3307 Patrol Vessel Guardian 3

A Damen 3307 Patrol Vessel has been delivered to Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Ltd (Homeland) of Lagos, Nigeria, taking their fleet of these award-winning craft up to three in number. A fourth is also currently under construction. Guardian 3 along with its sister ships Guardian...

USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship near Strait of Malacca

SOUTH CHINA SEA - The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore on Aug. 21. There are currently...

Wreckage from the USS Indianapolis located in the Philippine Sea

72 Years after it was torpedoed and sunk during final days of World War II, expedition led by Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul G. Allen used advanced technologies and newly discovered data to locate the wreckage SEATTLE, Aug. 19, 2017...

Fincantieri starts work on the multipurpose amphibious unit

Trieste, July 12, 2017 – The steel cutting ceremony of the multipurpose amphibious unit (LHD or Landing Helicopter Dock) took place today at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Castellammare di Stabia. The new unit will be delivered in 2022 and it falls...
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Saab and Varjo bring virtual reality to flight simulators

Saab and Varjo Technologies work together to revolutionise flight simulators. The Finnish company Varjo has developed a human eye...
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