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Royal Navy Type 31 Frigate Order Goes to Babcock

The race to design and build a new generation of Royal Navy frigates has been won by engineering firm Babcock. It has been named preferred bidder for the £1.25bn contract for five Type 31...

DSEI 2019: SEA showcases trainable decoy launcher system

UK defence and security electronic system specialist SEA unveiled its trainable decoy launcher system at the 2019 Defence and Security Equipment International exhibition (DSEI 2019) in London. The system, which has been developed in...

DSEI 2019: RAF moves to counter Russian A2AD capabilities

UK air force chiefs are moving to counter so-called anti-access/area denial (A2AD) ‘missile bubbles’ by applying artificial intelligence (AI), as well as new weapons, equipment, tactics, and improvements in training. Air Commodore Julian Ball,...

GD Unveils Bluefin-12 UUV

On Tuesday General Dynamics [GD] unveiled its new Bluefin-12 model unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) at the Defense and Security Equipment International (DSEI) 2019 show in London. Currently being produced for the Royal Australian Navy,...

Will Trump’s Wall Mean a Delay in Defense Funding?

Senate Republicans and Democrats remain far apart on using DoD money for the border wall — so far that the government might not gets its 2020 budget on time, …read more Read more here::...

DARPA’s Mosaic Warfare — Multi Domain Ops, But Faster

“Kill webs,” not kill chains. Instead of exquisite platforms like the F-35 fighter, exquisite functional technology nodes (such as an advanced infrared sensor) that can be mixed and matched via AI-enhanced networks. …read more...

US Navy issues RFP for large unmanned surface vessels

The US Navy has released a request for proposals with the aim of awarding multiple conceptual design contracts in support of the navy’s first block of large unmanned surface vessels (LUSV). These… [[ This...

UK signs maintenance deal for 2,200 military boats

The UK defense ministry has authorized a new £177 million (approx. $218.4m) deal for the maintenance of some 2,200 boats used across the British military. The Boats In-Service Support (BISS)… [[ This is a...

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