Minister of State for Defence Procurement Speaks on Trident Successor

As the debate around renewal of the UK's Trident nuclear deterrent program continues, the UK Minister of State for Defence Procurement, Philip Dunne MP,...

Australia Announces Defence Spending Rise

As tensions in Southeast Asia continue to rise, with Chinese regional power projection expansion, Australia has announced a $26 billion spending increase over the...

New general purpose frigates to be known as Type 31

It has been reported that the new general purpose frigates are to be known as Type 31. It's been reported that a concept study is...

UK to increase NATO maritime commitment

At least five additional ships will join NATO deployments this year.

BAE awarded £201m for design work on Successor

The MoD has announced a £201 million package to support further design work for Successor nuclear submarines.

HMS Defender to join major fleet review in India

HMS Defender is gearing up to join a fleet review involving dozens of naval warships in India this week.

HMS Queen Elizabeth’s first compartment handed over

9J, a logistics compartment deep inside HMS Queen Elizabeth, will serve as a temporary training facility for the Damage Control Officer.

Type 45 Destroyer engine problems to be resolved

Many media outlets have reported that the Type 45 Destroyer fleet is to have their engines replaced, despite this being announced in November.

94% of steel used in new carriers sourced from UK mills

It has been revealed that only 6% of the steel used in the Queen Elizabeth class came from overseas.

Royal Navy to receive new navigation radar systems

New navigation radar systems will be fitted to more than 60 Royal Navy ships, submarines and shore facilities as part of a £44 million contract.



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