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India’s MoD approves purchases worth USD6.58 billion

India’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) approved the procurement of two helicopter types, short-range missiles, and locally developed howitzers for INR460 billion (USD6.58 billion) on 25 August. The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), which is headed...

Aquabotix Gets Aboard Navy Info Warfare Consortium

The underwater robotics company UUV Aquabotix Ltd. was accepted as a member of the Navy’s new Information Warfare Research Project (IWRP) consortium, the company said on Monday. The IWRP, falling within the Navy’s Space...

India clears purchase of 24 ASW helicopters

India’s Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has approved the procurement of 24 new anti-submarine warfare capable, multi-role helicopters (MRHs) for the Indian Navy. According to earlier reports,… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

Brazil’s new helicopter carrier arrives home

The Brazilian Navy’s new helicopter carrier PHM Atlântico (A 140) arrived at her homeport in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday after a 25-day voyage from Plymouth, UK. The former Royal Navy ship… [[ This...

Multinational maritime drill SEACAT kicks off in Singapore

A nine-nation maritime domain awareness exercise kicked off in Singapore on August 27. Named Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT), the exercise is aimed at developing a common… [[ This is a content summary...

Wasp ARG meets with JMSDF in Philippine Sea

Ships from the US Navy’s Wasp amphibious ready group (ARG) met up with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) amphibious transport dock ship JS Osumi (LST 4001) in the Philippine Sea for… [[ This is...

US Navy formally re-establishes 2nd Fleet

The US Navy re-established the 2nd Fleet in a ceremony (CVN 77) at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, Aug. 24. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson presided over the ceremony aboard the… [[ This...

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U.S. Navy received two new Littoral Combat Ships

Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine have delivered the future USS Sioux City, Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 11, and future USS Wichita, LCS 13, to the U.S. Navy. According to the companies statement, LCS...

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