Maritime Security

Maritime Security

News naval forces around the world

The wam.ae website has released photos of HSV-2 Swift hybrid catamaran it was attacked by C-802 missile near Bab-el-Mandeb in Yemen. The HSV-2 Swift is a hybrid catamaran formerly belonged to the United States Navy but then was leased to the the United Arab Emirates Navy. The ship was operating near the Yemeni port of Mokha located...
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 threat to national security. Some high-resolution photos of China’s newest aircraft carrier, still under construction, have...
China’s qianzhan published an article to bare the mystery of China’s most advanced 098 strategic submarines. The article says: Previously, Liaoning Vice Governor Tan Zuojung disclosed at a public occasion that PLA navy has completed development of its fourth-generation nuclear submarine. Some experts believe that the information is quite reliable. However,...
Myanmar Navy launched Stealth Light Frigate Heavily armed Corvette The Stealth Corvette is believed to be armed with Chinese and Russian made weapons with Anti Submarine Capability The stealth corvette of Myanmar Navy is made in Myanmar Myanmar Previously has successfully build Two Stealth Frigate F 12 and F...
Greek government has sold air-cushioned landing craft Zubr-class to China. The Zubr-class (Project 1232.2 class, NATO reporting name Pomornik) is a class of air-cushioned landing craft of Soviet design. This class of military hovercraft is, as of 2012, the world’s largest hovercraft. It is designed to sealift landing...
Myanmar military chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing ccompanied by Vice-President of IAI RAMATA Mr. Nitzan Shaked, they rode and examined FAC Super Dvora MK3, which is the same type of FAC Myanmar Navy has ordered. These Super Dvora Mk 3 FAC will greatly enhance the Myanmar Navy capabilities. The Super...
Ferry "Alexander Tkachenko," seen in the Bosporus, carrying a party of Russian military equipment to Syria.
A North Korean People’s Navy submarine is missing and presumed sunk, a U.S. official told on Friday. The unknown class of submarine was operating off the North Korean coast in the last several days when the submarine went missing. The official was reluctant to give specific details on the presumed loss...

Photo Report: IDEX 2017 Defence Show in Abu Dhabi

The IDEX defence show takes place in Abu Dhabi from 19 to 23 February 2017, the most important event of its kind in the...

Remdizel Unveils K-53949 Armoured Personnel Carrier at IDEX 2017

Russian defence company JSC “Remdizel” unveiled its new K-53949 all-terrain mine resistant ambush-protected (MRAP) vehicle at this year's IDEX exhibition. The K-53949 is a modular armoured vehicle able to be airdropped and...

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China Promotes VT4 Main Battle Tank in Middle East

China's military group NORINCO has announced plans to market the VT4 main battle tank internationally beginning in the Middle East. The arms exporter expects potential buyers...

Russia Deploys Air Defence Systems to Russia-Finland Border

The new Russian Pantsyr-S1 (NATO designation SA-22 Greyhound) short-range air defense systems were spotted near Vyborg, city is located near the Russia's border with Finland. In Russian...