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Maritime Security

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U.S. Navy to deploy E-2D Advanced Hawkeye advanced early warning aircraft to Japan

The U.S. Navy announced that its newest airborne early warning and control aircraft, the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye, will join the Forward Deployed Naval Forces (FDNF) as part of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 in...

Russian «Admiral Kuznetsov» aircraft carrier starts retreating from Syria

Russia's military on Friday said it has begun scaling down its deployment to Syria, with Moscow's sole aircraft carrier set to be the first to quit the conflict zone. The Russian Navy is returning the...

Argentina orders four Israeli Shaldag fast patrol boats

Israel Shipyards in Haifa has been awarded a contract to supply four Shaldag fast patrol boats to theArgentine Coast Guard (Prefectura Naval Argentina). According to the report of the Government of Argentina, December 15, 2016, the Argentine...

Chinese media are outraged with the publication of photo of a new PLA’s aircraft...

Chinese state media has launched a volley against a Japanese news outlet for publishing detailed photographs of the PLA aircraft carrier being assembled in a port in Dalian, saying the move posed a grave...

China to hand over underwater drone to U.S. in appropriate manner

Chinese Defense Ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun said late Saturday that China has decided to hand over the U.S. underwater drone it captured in its waters to the United States in an appropriate manner. According Yang's...

Egypt receives first Type 209 submarine at the shipyard of ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems in...

The Egyptian Navy officially received its first Type 209/1400 submarine from the German submarine specialist ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS). The second HDW 209/1400mod class submarine (Yard No. 448) for the Navy of the Arab Republic...

Three Chinese Navy ships arrived in San Diego

Three Chinese Navy ships tied up in San Diego Tuesday for a four-day visit. That was reported by kpbs.org. The frigates Yancheng and Daqing, and the oiler Tai Hu arrived at the B Street Pier ....

UK signs £287M contract to build two more Offshore Patrol Vehicles

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has signed a manufacturing and support contract worth £287 million to build two more Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) for the Royal Navy, safeguarding hundreds of Scottish jobs. That was reported...

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Russia unveils new T-90M «Proryv-3» main battle tank

Russia has unveiled the latest version of the Russian T-90 main battle tank called T-90M «Proryv-3». That was reported Russian military expert Alexei Khlopotov. The T-90M...

Lockheed Martin unveils wing-body tanker concept for refuel stealth aircraft

Lockheed Martin has unveiled its concept of next-generation wing-body tanker aircraft for refuel fighters like the F-22 and F-35. That was reported by Graham...

Leonardo to develop new attack helicopter for Italian Army

Italy defence technologies group Leonardo-Finmeccanica has announced the agreement of the develop and produce a replacement for the Italian Army’s A129 attack helicopters. The multiyear contract for...