Russia to Commence Amphibious Assault Ship Project in May 2020

January 14, 2020 @ 10:35 AM

The keel for Russias first of two amphibious assault ships will be laid at the Zaliv shipyard in Crimea in early May. The amphibious assault ships, will be able to carry helicopters, troops and armored vehicles

China Builds Final Type 056 Corvette

January 14, 2020 @ 10:06 AM

China completed construction of the last Type 056 stealth-capable, guided-missile corvette, the Aba, in December. “China has completed work on its final coastal defensive Type 056 corvette,” military analysts were quoted as saying by

China Commissions Type 055 Destroyer, its Most Powerful Warship

January 13, 2020 @ 06:12 AM

China inducted its first Type 055 guided-missile destroyer, the Nanchang, to the Peoples Liberation Army Navy on Sunday in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province. The Nanchang, China's first Type 055 guided-missile destroyer, was commissioned in the People's Liberation Army Navy on Sunday morning in the port city of Qingdao, east China's...

Upgraded US Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 19 Completes Acceptance Trials

December 17, 2019 @ 10:23 AM

Lockheed Martins Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 19, the future USS St. Louis, completed Acceptance Trials in Lake Michigan recently

Pakistan Navy Receives Locally-built Fast Attack Missile Craft

November 27, 2019 @ 05:43 PM

The Pakistan Navy (PN) received its locally built Fast Attack Missile Craft built by the Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works Limited (KS&EW) on Wednesday. The fast attack missile craft is a state-of-the-art, multi-mission vessel with steel hull and aluminum super structure

Israel Shipyards to build Advanced Combat Vessel for Israeli Navy

November 14, 2019 @ 09:55 AM

Israel Ministry of Defense has signed an agreement with Israel Shipyards for the design of the next Israel Navy new and advanced combat vessel, the “Reshef” Class. Replacing the reliable above-20-years-in-service SAAR 4

China's Second Aircraft Carrier Close to Commissioning

October 31, 2019 @ 09:56 AM

Chinas first domestically-built Type 001A aircraft carrier, which is the countrys second carrier, seems close to its commissioning into navy with preparations likely underway. The boat recently returned from its eighth sea trial

Huntington Ingalls to Float USS John F. Kennedy Ford-Class Carrier

October 29, 2019 @ 07:19 AM

United States based shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) will float USS John F. Kennedy, the navys new Gerald R

Damen FCS 3307 Patrol Vessels Arrive in Nigeria for Oil Companies’ Security

October 22, 2019 @ 10:11 AM

Damen FCS 3307 Patrol vessels operated by Homeland Integrated Offshore Services (Homeland IOS Ltd) have arrived in Nigeria and are now being prepared for their first assignments. The addition of these two vessels brings improved capability to Homelands squadron of Damen FCS 3307 Patrol vessels

US Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Cincinnati

October 3, 2019 @ 04:02 AM

The US Navy will commission its new Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Cincinnati (LCS 20) on October 5, Saturday. “The Navy will commission its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship, the future USS Cincinnati (LCS 20), during a 10 a

US Navy’s Fleet of Aircraft Carriers to be Supported by Huntington Ingalls...

September 27, 2019 @ 04:40 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries is awarded a $30.8 million contract to provide engineering, technical, design agent, and hull planning yard support for the US Navys operational aircraft carrier fleet

Thai Navy to Buy Landing Platform Dock from China

September 12, 2019 @ 02:56 AM

Thailand has signed a deal with a Chinese shipbuilding company to buy a Type 071E landing platform dock (LPD) warship. China and Thailand Navy signed the agreement in Beijing on Monday, with the general manager of the China State Shipbuilding Corporation Limited (CSSC), Yang Jincheng, and the commander-in-chief of the Royal Thai Navy, Luechai Ruddit signing the documents, according to a statement CSSC released on Tuesday