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USS Sampson to Search for Air Asia Flight QZ8501

At the request of the Government of Indonesia and as directed by U.S. Pacific Command, U.S. Pacific Fleet has authorized U.S. 7th Fleet to position USS Sampson (DDG 102) in the general search area…...

Russia achieves 95% of state defence order in 2014

Russia fulfilled 95% of the state defence order in 2014 although the loss of Ukraine as a supplier of spare parts and components during the year hampered production efforts, the Russian Ministry of Defence...

USS Sampson to Assist in Air Asia Search

At the request of the Government of Indonesia and as directed by U.S. Pacific Command, U.S. Pacific Fleet has authorized U.S. 7th Fleet to position USS Sampson (DDG 102) in the general search area...

Navy Advances Design for New Destroyer Radar

The Navy is making progress developing a more sensitive, next-generation radar system engineered to integrate onto new Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyers by 2023, service officials said. The Air and Missile Defense Radar, or...

Russia: Borey-A Class Submarine’s Keel Laid

Russia based Sevmash Shipyard, Severodvinsk, on 26th December, 2014, held a keel laying ceremony for the nuclear-powered Borey-A class submarine (Project 955A) “Generalissimos Suvorov”, according to… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

USCG Searches for Toscana’s Crewmember

The Coast Guard is searching for the master of a freight ship reported overboard approximately 60 miles east of Wake Island Sunday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Joint Rescue Coordination Center… [[ This is...

VIDEO: US Coast Guard Rescues Person from Sailing Vessel

The U.S Coast Guard rescued a person aboard a sailing vessel taking on water approximately 75 miles southwest off Monterey, Thursday morning. At 6:26 a.m., Coast Guard Sector San Francisco Command… [[ This is...

Canberra’s Mariner’s Skills Evaluation Underway

Newly commissioned Landing Helicopter Dock, HMAS Canberra, has proven she has what it takes to conduct a safe boarding operations recently, with tough couple of days of assessment from Navy’s… [[ This is a...

USS Makin Island Changes Command

Capt. Jon P. Rodgers relieved Capt. Alvin Holsey as commanding officer of Makin Island. Rodgers becomes the ship’s fifth commanding officer since the ship’s commissioning in 2009…. [[ This is a content summary only....

Christmas Time on HMAS Success

HMAS Success brought a touch of Aussie Christmas to the Gulf of Oman this year. Whilst deployed on Operation MANITOU in the Middle East, the crew celebrated Christmas in a unique but familiar way…....

Poland orders its second NSM battalion

Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace and the Polish Ministry of National Defence have signed a contract worth NOK1.3 billion (USD173.5 million) for a second battalion-sized Nadbrzezny Dywizjon Rakietowy (NDR) unit of the Naval Strike Missile...

Most Read News, December 22 – 26, 2014

Indian Navy Test Its New LCA Indian Navy’s first indigenously designed and developed 4th plus generation combat aircraft designed to operate from the decks of aircraft carriers took-off from Ski-Jump… [[ This is a...

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