Britain to purchase MK54 lightweight torpedo array kits destined for P-8 Poseidon

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a $18.6 million contract for the production of MK54 Mod 0 lightweight torpedo array kits for the US Navy and UK.

Aircraft carriers, amphibs ‘mark growth of regional navies’ say analysts

Forecast International say they expect some 80 aircraft carriers and major amphibious warfare ships, valued at $59.37 billion, to be commissioned during the next 10 years.

Lockheed Martin and Elbit to partner on Maritime Electronic Warfare Programme for Royal Navy

Lockheed Martin UK and Elbit Systems UK have signed a strategic teaming agreement to partner on the Maritime Electronic Warfare Programme (MEWP) for the Royal Navy. 

Dragonfire, a guide to the new British laser weapon

Let's take a closer look at the new laser weapon demonstrator being built for the UK.

BAE unveil new mine countermeasures and autonomy system

BAE Systems has today unveiled NAUTIS 5, the latest version of its flagship Mine Counter Measures (MCM) system, at DSEI.

Harpoon gains reprieve as decision to retire the Anti-Ship missile is deferred

The Harpoon anti-ship missile was due to be retired from Royal Navy service in 2018, that is now understood to have changed. Multiple sources this...

RFA Mounts Bay’s in ‘Herculean Effort’ to help British Virgin Islanders

Power and fresh water is now flowing to hundreds of British Virgin islanders thanks to the ‘herculean efforts' of RFA Mounts Bay.

‘Fast growth’ forecast for anti-ship missile market

The value of the anti-ship missile market is expected to climb over the next 15 years, according to data compiled by Forecast International.

Gibraltar contributes to HMS Ocean aid load for Hurricane Irma

As HMS Ocean prepared to leave for the Caribbean to deliver vital aid in the wake of Hurricane Irma, the Government of Gibraltar have provided ten new 4x4 vehicles as part of the British relief.

DSEI 2017: Babcock details ‘Arrowhead 120’ Type 31e Frigate design

Following the publication of the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSbS), Babcock has released details on its design for the Type 31e frigate at DSEI this week.



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