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Category: Naval

UK receives first Poseidon MRA1

The United Kingdom took formal delivery of its first Boeing P-8A Poseidon MRA1 maritime multi-mission aircraft at the manufacturer’s production facility near Seattle, Washington, on 29 October. Aircraft ZP801 was turned over to senior...

Brazil buys new submarine rescue ship

After completing negotiations on 23 October that began months ago, the Brazilian Navy has acquired the offshore support vessel DSV Adams Challenge to replace its current submarine rescue ship, NSS Felinto Perry (K-11). Purchased...

Carrier Ford completes post-shakedown availability

The aircraft carrier USS Gerald R Ford (CVN 78) finished its post-shakedown availability/selected restricted availability (PSA/SRA) on 30 October, returning to its Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, home port. Marking a significant shipbuilding milestone, the...

New F-35 Deal Lowers Aircraft Price 12.7 Percent Each

The Defense Department said it has finished a new $34 billion deal with Lockheed Martin [LMT] to buy 478 F-35 Joint Strike Fighters for the U.S. and international customers, reducing the price per aircraft...

French Navy Received First Two “Standard 6” ATL2s

This summer, Lann-Bihoué French naval air station received the first two ATL2 maritime patrol aircraft upgraded by Dassault Aviation. Last week, Florence Parly, Minister of the Armed Forces, flew on one of these aircraft....

GDBIW floats out 68th Arleigh Burke-class destroyer

US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyer Daniel Inouye (DDG 118) was floated out on October 27 at General Dynamics’ Bath Iron Works shipyard. The 68th unit in its class was first… [[ This is a...

U.S. Navy commissioned its 19th Littoral Combat Ship

The U.S. Navy commissioned the newest Littoral Combat Ship USS Indianapolis (LCS 17). LCS17 is the 19th littoral combat ship to enter the fleet and the ninth of the Freedom-variant. “Indianapolis’ speed, flexibility and...

US Navy tests drone deliveries to submarines

History was made as the first ever drone delivery to a submarine at sea was achieved. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]...

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