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Indian Navy’s Aircraft Crashes off Goa

Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft crashed in the sea about 20 nautical miles South West of Goa on March 24. The aircraft, which was conducting routine night training, lost contact with the Naval… [[ This...

Two missing after India navy plane crashes into sea

A naval aircraft crashed off the western Indian coast leaving two pilots missing, the navy said Wednesday, in the latest of a string of accidents which have hit the force. Rescue operations were underway...

Argentina condemns British ‘provocation’ in Falklands

Argentina branded Britain’s plans to beef up its defenses in the Falkland Islands a “provocation” and a pre-election stunt Wednesday. On Tuesday, British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said London would spend £180 million ($268...

Japan takes delivery of new Izumo-class destroyer

Japanese Defence Minister general Nakatani has announced the delivery of the country’s new Izumo-class destroyer at the Yokohama Shipyard Isogo Works, Japan Marine United Corporation. …read more Read more here:: Naval Technology (Naval)

USNS Trenton JHSV 5 completes US Navy acceptance trials

The US Navy’s new joint high-speed vessel 5 (JHSV 5), USNS Trenton, has successfully completed acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico, marking a major milestone prior to its delivery. …read more Read more...

USNS Trenton (JHSV 5) Completes Acceptance Trials

The Joint High Speed Vessel USNS Trenton (JHSV 5) completed Acceptance Trials (AT) on March 13, the last major milestone before delivery of the ship, builder Austal USA said on Wednesday. The AT involved...

Ultra Awarded Sonobuoy Capability Contract with MoD

Ultra Electronics has announced that its Sonar Systems business, based in Greenford, Middlesex, has been awarded a £18m contract from the MoD to supply sonobuoys for the Royal Navy’s Merlin maritime patrol helicopter. …read...

Ultra Awarded Royal Navy Sonar Contract

Ultra Electronics has announced that its Sonar Systems business, based in Greenford, Middlesex, has been awarded a £27m contract for the Royal Navy’s Sonar 2050 Technology Refresh (S2050TR) programme. …read more Read more here::...

USS Bonhomme Richard Ends CERTEX

Sailors and embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) aboard the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) recently completed amphibious integration training (AIT) and… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

Sovershenny Crew Ends Training in Saint-Petersburg

The crew of the Russian Navy’s future Sovershenny corvette completed training at the Naval Joint Centre in Saint-Petersburg. Among the lectures and exercises undertaken, the Sailors studied the… [[ This is a content summary...

US Navy 7th Fleet Waves Goodbye to Langkawi, Malaysia

Sailors and aircraft from U.S. Navy 7th Fleet departed Langkawi, March 21, at the conclusion of the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) 2015 with a deeper understanding of… [[ This is a...

Japan Receives Biggest Warship Since WWII

The biggest Japanese warship since the WWII was delivered to Japan’s Maritime Self Defense Force. The vessel, named Izumo, represents the latest move in Japan’s expansion of naval… [[ This is a content summary...

SECNAV Pays Visit to Indonesia

US Navy Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus completed a partnership-building visit to Indonesia on March 24. Mabus was in the area to meet with senior military and civilian officials to discuss bilateral… [[...

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