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US, ROK Navies Prepare for Foal Eagle

US Navy ships assigned to the U.S. 7th Fleet arrived in the Republic of Korea (ROK) March 4-5 in preparation for the upcoming Foal Eagle exercises with the ROK navy. Members of the ROK...

HMCS Fredericton Joins NATO Exercises in Black Sea

Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Fredericton has arrived in the Black Sea to participate in joint NATO training exercises and maritime situational awareness operations with warships from several… [[ This is a content summary...

South African defence budget down in real terms

South Africa’s defence funding continues to shrink in real terms despite continued foreign and domestic commitments. Announced on 25 February, the 2015 defence budget of ZAR44.58 billion (USD3.8 billion) amounts to a nominal increase...

Cuban shipyard to repair Venezuelan missile frigate

The Venezuelan Navy has contracted Cuba’s Granma Military Industrial Shipyards to perform a comprehensive refit of its General Soublette (F 24) Lupo-class guided-missile frigate, according to local Venezuelan media reports. The contract includes maintenance...

Iran claims to have tested ‘very special weapon’

The naval wing of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) has implied that it is working on a missile that can be launched from a submerged submarine. Iranian television showed footage of a missile...

SAES Corporate Video

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Northrop Grumman Wins US Navy’s SEWIP Contract

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a $267 million contract by the U.S. Navy to develop and manufacture the next-generation surface electronic warfare system. The Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 3...

Gallery – USS Bonhomme Richard Ops

US Navy’s amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), the lead vessel of the Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group, has been through a couple of pretty busy weeks. Bonhomme Richard… [[ This is...

SAES-Underwater Signature Measurement and Control

SAES uses advanced multi-influence processing techniques vital for operating in modern naval environments, with accurate knowledge of platforms signatures essential for avoiding detection. …read more Read more here:: Naval Technology (Naval)

Canada to Investigate HMS Erebus Wreck

As part of an effort to unlock the secrets of Her Majesty’s Ship (HMS) Erebus, and to learn more about the fate of the Franklin expedition, Parks Canada and Royal Canadian Navy divers will...

HMS Prince of Wales Gets Its First Powerplant

The first of two huge gas turbines which will be the ship’s main powerplant has been lowered into place on Royal Navy’s HMS Prince of Wales. This is the first powerplant to be installed...

Scan Eagle Tested aboard Spanish Navy’s LPD Galicia

The sea trials of the UAV ‘Scan Eagle’ on board the Spanish Navy’s Landing Platform Dock ship (LPD) ‘Galicia’ have successfully concluded. She was the first Spanish Navy warship to launch,… [[ This is...

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