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Maritime Security

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USS Coronado departs U.S 7th Fleet after successful Indo-Asia-Pacific deployment

The littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) departed the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR) Nov 21 after supporting theater security cooperation efforts and maritime security operations throughout the Indo-Asia-Pacific for nearly...
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VIDEO: Three-Carrier Strike Force transit the Western Pacific

U.S. Navy releases video footage of three-Carrier Strike Force transit the Western Pacific The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Strike Groups transit the Western Pacific with ships...

Turkey orders new amphibious assault vehicle for use on new TCG Anadolu amphibious ship

Turkish company FNSS Savunma to develop a new Zırhlı Amfibi Hücum Aracı (ZAHA) amphibious assault vehicle for use on new TCG Anadolu amphibious assault ship. According to Undersecretariat for Defence Industries of Turkey's Ministry of National Defence, Turkey...

China Newest Type 098 Strategic Nuclear Submarine

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...

Russia to launch new project 22800 missile corvette in November

A first Russian Project 22800 (Karakurt-class) missile corvette, named Typhoon, is set to launch in November at the shipbuilding company Pella in St. Petersburg. The new Russian Project 22800 (Karakurt-class) missile corvettes are currently under construction for...

Lockheed Martin delivering next-generation Apache sensor systems under new U.S. Army contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received $337 million in orders to supply Apache Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M‑TADS/PNVS) systems and services to the United States, United Kingdom and the Kingdom of Saudi...

Second Watercat M18 enters service with Finnish forces

Delivery ceremony of the third Watercat M18 AMC landing craft, U-703, was held on 25th of May, 2015 at Teijo, Finland; hosted by Project Manager Jouni Hirvenkivi and Niko Haro, CEO of Marine Alutech....

Russian military equipment transported by ferry to Syria

Ferry "Alexander Tkachenko," seen in the Bosporus, carrying a party of Russian military equipment to Syria.