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Author: DFNS

US Navy Warships Standby Near Yemen

U.S. Navy’s two warships are on standby near Yemen due to the ongoing militia forces uprising, according to Pentagon. The uprising in Yemen continues with militia forces fighting to take… [[ This is a...

USCG: Eleven People Rescued after Vessel Sinks

Eleven people are safe after a 95-foot towing vessel sank approximately two and half miles west of Barbers Point Harbor, Oahu, Thursday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu command… [[ This is a...

US Navy Approves F/A-18 IRST System Production

The F/A-18 Super Hornet infrared search and track (IRST) system, developed and integrated by Boeing and Lockheed Martin, received approval from the U.S. Navy to enter low-rate initial production. The… [[ This is a...

USS America, USNS Henry J. Kaiser Engage in RAS

The US Navy’s first America-class amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) conducted a replenishment-at-sea on January 21. USS America met with the Military Sealift Command fleet… [[ This is a content summary only....

US Navy Orders Equipment for Its Subs

Goodrich Corp., Engineered Polymer Products (EPP) division, is being awarded a $14,4 million contract for high frequency array (HFA) windows for four classes of United States Submarines (SSGN Class;… [[ This is a content...

UK’s Future Commanders Visit HMS Ambush

HMS Ambush, the Royal Navy’s newest attack submarine, recently marked a first when it hosted six students from the UK’s Submarine Command Course. The students, who are at the start of their… [[ This...

HMS Protector Gets Busy in the Antarctic

The Royal Navy’s Ice Patrol ship has been carrying out an intense programme of Antarctic Treaty inspections since the start of the new year. It has been a busy summer for HMS Protector which...

New Commander Steps aboard USS Cole

Cmdr. James Quaresimo relieved Cmdr. Dennis Farrell as commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) during a change of command ceremony in port of Piraeus,… [[ This is a...

Russia Ready to Supply India With Anaerobic Submarines

Russia could supply the Indian Navy with “stealthy” submarines, equipped with air-independent propulsion (AIP) systems if India opens a tender for them, a senior official at Russia’s Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation told RIA...

China launches fourth Type 071 LPD

Key Points China launched three ships from its Hudong-Zhonghua Shipyard in Shanghai on 22 January, including the fourth Type 071 landing platform dock The other two were a Type 054A frigate and a Type...

USMC prepares for amphibious combat vehicle contest

Key Points The USMC is looking to acquire 204 ACV 1.1 vehicles between 2018 and 2022 ACV 1.2 will reintroduce an organic over-the-horizon, ship-to-shore capability The US Marine Corps (USMC) is assessing industry responses...

Taiwan commissions 20,000-tonne combat support ship

The Republic of China Navy (RoCN) took delivery on 23 January of a newly completed fast combat support ship. Panshih was built by state-owned Kaohsiung-based shipbuilder CSBC Corporation at a cost of USD130 million....

ST Kinetics expands investment in Brazil

ST Kinetics, the land systems division of Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering), has injected funds into its Brazilian automotive maintenance, repair, and overhaul services (MRO) company Technicae Projetos e Serviços Automotivos Ltda (Technicae). ST...

GRSE launches third Mk IV LCU for Indian Navy

Key Points The vessel will bolster the Indian Navy’s amphibious capabilities India’s future landing craft capability may be deployed in regions where it can be used to offset the presence of other navies India’s...

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