First 2300 ton Corvette for Pakistan Navy Launched by DAMEN Shipyard, Romania

May 19, 2019 @ 04:44 PM

DAMEN Shipyard Galati, Romania launched the first of two 2,300 tons corvettes built for Pakistan Navy at a ceremony held at M/s DAMEN Shipyard Galati, Romania on May 17. The first ship is expected to join the Pakistan Navy by end of this year and the second would be delivered by...

South Korea Approves $3.3 Billion Naval Destroyer Project

April 30, 2019 @ 11:08 AM

The South Korean MoD on Tuesday approved plans to build three Aegis-equipped destroyers worth 3.9 trillion won (US$3

India Commissions First Fast Patrol Vessel ICGS Priyadarshini

April 26, 2019 @ 07:30 PM

The First of the Class of 05 Fast Patrol Vessels (FPVs), named “ICGS- Priyadarshini” built by Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited (GRSE), was commissioned at Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh state, located in Southern India on Friday. The ship ICGS Priyadarshini is the first in the series

Fire on Indian Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya, Officer Killed

April 26, 2019 @ 02:23 PM

A fire which broke out on Friday aboard the Indian aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya at Karwar harbour in Karnataka claimed the life of an officer. "The incident occurred when the carrier was entering the Karwar harbour

China’s Liaoning Aircraft Carrier Modified for Combat Duty

April 25, 2019 @ 10:36 AM

China's first aircraft carrier the Liaoning has been deployed for combat duty following modifications and intensive training exercises, the vessel's executive officer revealed amid the celebrations of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's 70th anniversary. The modifications carried out since August 2018 include upgraded arresting cables that will provide a larger...

Gremyashchy Corvette, Admiral Kasatonov Frigate To Begin Sea Trials

April 22, 2019 @ 06:06 PM

The lead corvette of Project 20385 Gremyashchy and the new frigate under Project 22350, Admiral Kasatonov will begin sea trials on Sunday, Russian Navy Spokesman Igor Dygalo has said. "On April 21, the new frigate of project 22350, the Admiral Kasatonov, and the new Gremyashchy corvette of Project 20385 will be put to sea from St

South Korea Wins $1B To Supply Indonesia With Submarines

April 13, 2019 @ 07:48 AM

South Korea has won $1.02 billion to supply Indonesia with three 1,400-ton submarines, according to multiple press reports

Huntington Ingalls Wins $727M For Virginia-Class Block V Submarines

April 13, 2019 @ 07:20 AM

Huntington Ingalls has won a $727 million modification contract General Dynamics Electric Boat for the procurement of long-lead-time material for Virginia-class submarines. The award provides new funding to an existing contract for long-lead-time material to support the construction of Block V submarines

Lockheed Martin, Fincantieri Marinette Marine Begin Construction of New Littoral Combat Ship

March 28, 2019 @ 07:44 AM

Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine have begun the construction of a new Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 25, the future USS Marinette. The automated ship is equipped with Rolling Airframe Missiles (RAM) and a Mark 110 gun, capable of firing 220 rounds per minute

Huntington Ingalls Authenticates Keel of Virginia-Class Attack Submarine, New Jersey

March 26, 2019 @ 08:41 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News Shipbuilding division authenticated the keel of the Virginia-class attack submarine, New Jersey (SSN 796) on Monday. New Jersey is the 23rd Virginia-class fast attack submarine

Turkish STM to Enhance Capabilities of Pakistan's Agosta 90B Submarines

March 9, 2019 @ 02:53 PM

Turkish firm STM signed a contract yesterday to enhance capabilities of Pakistan Navys Agosta 90B Submarines. The company will modernize four Pak submarines

Fincantieri Starts Work on First Qatari Offshore Patrol Vessel

March 1, 2019 @ 12:20 AM

The steel cutting ceremony of the first patrol vessel (OPV - Offshore Patrol Vessel) ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition programme, took place today at the Muggiano (La Spezia) yard. The contract, amounting for Fincantieri to approx