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Pakistan – GRC43M Cutters

Te State Department has made a determination approving a posible Foreign Military Sale to Pakistan for GRC43M Cutters and asociated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $350 million. Te...

DCNS to Improve Submerged Capabilities

At Euronaval 2014, DCNS is unveiling major innovations in three key areas – improved submerged endurance, enhanced surface intelligence gathering, and deployment of unmanned underwater vehicles – to… [[ This is a content summary...

Hull Misses the Chance to Host HMS Illustrious

Hull will not host the Royal Navy’s recently decommissioned aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious. Confirming that Hull’s bid to bring the aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious to the city as a… [[ This is a content...

US Naval Forces Europe-Africa Commander Tours NAS Sigonella

Adm. Mark Ferguson, commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa, visited U.S. Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella, Sicily, Oct. 29. During an all hands call with Sailors, Ferguson discussed the… [[ This is a content summary...

Radiation Detector Market to Generate $3.5 Bn in 209

According to a new report now available on ASDReports, Te market for radiation detectors will grow from $25.7 billion (USD) in 204 to $3.5 billion in revenues in 209. Te report, analyzes and forecasts...

Image of the Day: Breathtaking View from GW

We give you the breathtaking view from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) as it arrives in Guam for a goodwill port visit. George Washington and its embarked air wing,… [[...

Navantia, Australia Ink Risk Reduction Design Study Deal

Navantia and Australian Defence Materiel Organisation have signed a contract for the Risk Reduction Study Design of the Australian AOR logistics ship, called the program SEA1654. The contract… [[ This is a content summary...

USS Cole Waves Goodbye to the Black Sea

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) departed the Black Sea after a series of engagements promoting peace and stability in the region, Oct. 30. The purpose behind Cole’s… [[ This is...

EU Naval Force Warship hosts EASF students

Thursday, October 30, 2014 – 13:12 AAF Online The European Union Naval Force Somalia (Northwood) announced that on Thursday, 23 October, HNLMS van Speijk hosted a group of sixteen students from the East African...

MINER Shines in Urban Emergency Response Exercise

A nuclear device has been hidden in a high-rise building in a major metropolitan area. Emergency responders have intelligence that narrows down the location to a single city block, but it isn’t safe to...

Australian Navy’s Last LCHs Prepare for Decommissioning

As the last of the Royal Australian Navy fleet of Landing Craft Heavy (LCH) vessels prepare to be decommissioned this November in Cairns, Leading Seaman Gordon Spooner shares his first-hand knowledge… [[ This is...

Indian Navy Chief of Naval Staff Visits Visakhapatnam

Indian Navy’s Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral RK Dhowan, PVSM, AVSM , YSM, ADC, visited Visakhapatnam on 29 October 14, and reviewed the cyclone affected naval areas in the aftermath of Hudhud…. [[ This...

HMAS Newcastle Consolidates Anti-Submarine Warfare Skills

While supporting HMAS Rankin’s unit readiness evaluation in the West Australian Exercise Area recently, HMAS Newcastle had the unique opportunity to consolidate anti-submarine warfare skills… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my...

NAS Jax Hosts Air Show

Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville (Jax) hosted an air show featuring the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, and 13 other military and civilian aviation acts… [[ This is...

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