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Babcock Begins Ramsey Support Period

Babcock will begin a six month Support Period (Docking) (SP(D)) next week on Sandown class mine hunter HMS Ramsey, at its Rosyth dockyard. The refit, being carried out by Babcock under the Surface Ship...

Oman to get Lanza surveillance radar system

Oman has ordered a new air defence surveillance system for its air force based on the Lanza 3D radar. The Spanish company Indra announced on 30 September that it will “integrate its most advanced...

FGS Schleswig Holstein Sails with UK Cougar Task Group

The captain of a German warship has paid a visit to his Royal UK Navy counterparts on board the Fleet Flagship HMS Bulwark. German frigate Schleswig Holstein joined the assault ship while on… [[...

USS Arleigh Burke Now Fully Stocked

Sailors aboard the US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) wrapped up a replenishment-at-sea and are now ready to conduct naval operations in support… [[ This is a content summary...

USNS Henry J. Kaiser to Undergo Maintenance

BAE Systems Ship Repair San Francisco, Inc., San Francisco, California, is being awarded a $9,5 million firm-fixed-price contract for a 55-calendar day regular overhaul and dry-docking availability… [[ This is a content summary only....

Swedish Navy to Expand ROV Fleet

Saab, a defence and security company, has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for ten ROV systems (Remotely Operated Vehicle), which will be deployed… [[ This is a content summary...

USS GW Sailor Earns Third Warfare Qualification

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) recognized one of its Sailors for earning her third warfare qualification and being the first in her community to do so during her… [[ This...

Saab to Overhaul HMS Halland Submarine

Defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) to overhaul the submarine HMS Halland. The order covers the period 2014-2015 and… [[ This is a content...

Ocean Ships Wins MLP Ships Maintenance Contract

Ocean Ships, Inc., Houston, Texas, is being awarded a $10,4 million modification for the previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to exercise the second option period of this contract for the… [[ This is a content...

Navy Orders DSIT’s AquaShield™ Diver Detection Sonar

DSIT Solutions, a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, announced today that a leading Mediterranean navy has placed an order for its AquaShield™ Diver Detection Sonar (DDS) system. …read more Source:: Naval Technology (Naval)

USCG Cutter Bear Returns Home

US Coast Guard Cutter Bear returned to its homeport in Portsmouth, Virginia Friday following a two-month long patrol in the Western Caribbean Sea. During their patrol, Bear’s crew coordinated… [[ This is a content...

Yaroslav Mudry Leaves for the Gulf of Aden

Russian Navy’s Baltic Fleet (BF) frigate “Yaroslav Mudry” (727) left the port of Salalah (Oman) for the Gulf of Aden on Friday. The Neustrashimy class frigate departed the main naval base of… [[ This...

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