Maritime Security

Maritime Security

News naval forces around the world

US Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer set for commissioning at Pearl Harbor

The Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, the future USS John Finn (DDG 113) will be commissioned at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 15 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam’s Pier Kilo 10. Media are...

UK Defence Secretary announces new Maritime Patrol Aircraft squadrons

The UK Defence Secretary, the Rt Hon Sir Michael Fallon, announced today the numbers of the UK’s two new Maritime Patrol Aircraft squadrons. Nine new P-8A Poseidon aircraft will be operated by number 120 Squadron...

Egypt and France launch joint naval exercise Cleopatra 2017

Egypt and France are set to launch naval military exercise Cleopatra 2017 on Monday, which will run for several days on Egyptian territorial waters in the Mediterranean and Red Seas. That was reported by ahram.org.eg. In...

Chinese Type 022 catamaran missile boats take part at exercise in East China Sea

The Type 22 (NATO designation: Houbei class) missile boats of Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy taken part at a maritime attack and defense training exercise in waters of the East China Sea in early July, 2017. They are attached to a fast attack...

Russian Caspian Flotilla ship groups left for tactical exercise

Caspian Flotilla ship groups left basement locations, arrived at sea ranges and proceeded to perform combat training tasks in course of tactical exercise. Grad Sviyazhsk, Uglich and Veliky Ustyug small missile ships, M.Gadzhiev basic minesweeper...
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NATO troops arrive in Ukraine for military exercise

Ukraine's media website dumskaya.net announces the arrival of the first group of NATO troops to participate in Sea Breeze 2017 multinational exercise. Sea Breeze 2017 is an annual recurring multinational exercise that will focus on...

Diving day at Sea Breeze 2017 multinational exercise

On July 12, in the framework of Sea Breeze 2017 multinational exercise, service members worked out elements of practical diving, victims evacuation and medical aid, land search, EOD operations, search operations and shipboard damage...

French defence company plans to arrange production of drone boats in Russia

The French company ECA Group announced plans to build its unmanned boats Inspector Mk2 and anti-mine submersibles Seascan Mk2 in Russia. That was reported by mil.today. Within the next two years, the French ECA Group will arrange production of unmanned boats Inspector Mk2 and...

Belgium parades new Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle

The Belgian Armed Forces publicly displayed its recently received Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle during a military parade on 21 Jule. The Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle (RRV)...

ALTI Transition hybrid drone – ideal for countries with reduced military...

The key objective with the ALTI Transition was to offer a highly capable, reliable and affordable VTOL (vertical take-off and land) aircraft, which one...