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US Navy deploy vessels to support Hurricane Irma relief efforts

US Navy amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima and the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York have deployed to support humanitarian relief operations in the wake of Hurricane Irma. 

Lockheed to deliver 60kW Laser to US Army

The 'Beam Combined Fibre Laser' is the most powerful laser of its type yet demonstrated.

US Air Force authorises extended service life for F-16

The US Air Force has authorised extending the service life of the F-16 to 12,000 Equivalent Flight Hours — far beyond the aircraft’s original design service life of 8,000 hours.

Steel cut for USS Enterprise

Huntington Ingalls Industries has cut a 35-ton steel plate at its Newport News Shipbuilding division to kick off advance construction of the USS Enterprise.

Apache attack helicopter fires laser weapon for the first time

A high energy laser mounted on an Apache AH-64 attack helicopter acquired and hit an unmanned target in a test.

‘Proteus’ unmanned submarine successfully completes missions testing

Huntington Ingalls Industries has announced that Proteus, its dual-mode undersea vehicle, successfully completed autonomous contested battlespace missions during the 2017 Advanced Naval Technology Exercise.

US Air Force awards Lockheed Martin, Raytheon $900m Long Range Stand Off Missile contract

Lockheed Martin and Raytheon have received a $900 million contract from the US Air Force to develop and mature technologies for the Long Range Stand Off (LRSO) missile programme.

Littoral Combat Ship USS Little Rock successfully completes builders trials

The Lockheed Martin-led industry team has successfully completed the future USS Little Rock's Builder's Trials.

Boeing awarded design work for new US Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

Boeing will develop its preliminary design for America’s next intercontinental ballistic missile through a $349 million US Air Force contract announced today.

Entire US Navy fleet in one day operational pause

US Navy officials have ordered a temporary halt in operations after a spate of maritime accidents.

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