Maritime Security

Maritime Security

News naval forces around the world

Britain’s future flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth makes debut in Portsmouth

Greeted by thousands of people lining the Portsmouth seafront, the 65,000-tonne carrier was met with the warmest of welcomes as she arrived in her home port this morning. Sailors lined the flight deck of the...

Taiwan unveils model of new submarine at TADTE 2017

Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense has showcased a model of a new submarine for the Republic of China Navy (RoCN). The Indigenous Defense Submarine was unveiled during the Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology Exhibition (TADTE 2017). The IDS...

UK’s Ministry of Defence orders over 30 workboats from Atlas Elektronik

BMT Asset Performance Ltd and BMT Defence Services Ltd, subsidiaries of BMT Group (BMT), are pleased to be members of the Atlas Elektronik UK (AEUK) team, who has today announced that it has been...

China’s first homemade aircraft carrier to enter mooring trials next month

China’s first homemade aircraft carrier will likely enter mooring trials next month ahead of schedule, said Hu Wenming, general director of construction of the aircraft carrier, CCTV.com reported on Aug. 3. Hu introduced that construction...

Chinese naval fleet visits Finland after joint drill with Russia

A Chinese naval flotilla arrived in Helsinki, Finland early Tuesday after finishing its mission in the joint maneuvor with the Russian military in the Baltic Sea last week. The formation, comprising missile destroyer Hefei, missile...

Brazilian Navy blow up frigate during missile-testing exercise

The Brazilian Navy blow up decommissioned frigate Bosísi in waters off Rio de Janeiro during missile-testing exercise Missilex 2017. That was reported by naval.com.br. A Brazilian Navy S-70B Seahawk hit the old frigate with a Kongsberg-built Penguin...

Russia’s newest Ka-52K shipborne helicopters took part in military parade

Russia's 'northern capital,' St. Petersburg hosted the main parade of Russia's Navy Day celebrations featuring 50 combat ships and submarines, and a further 40 aircraft, including the newest Ka-52K Katran helicopters. The two  Ka-52K Katran...

ECA Group confirms delivery of its second inspection system to Russia

Russian shipyard SNSZ  took delivery of the second underwater inspection system, according to ECA Group's officials. On  July 25, the ECA Group announces the delivery of the second underwater inspection system to the Sredne-Nevski Shipyard...