Maritime Security

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U.S. Navy to upgrade M110 semi-automatic sniper system

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command announced in a recent notice posted to the government’s main contracting website that it…

Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic engineers speed JLTV delivery to Marine units

Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic engineers helped achieve initial operational capability (IOC) nearly a year ahead of schedule for…

Lockheed Martin begins construction of new Littoral Combat Ship for U.S. Navy

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp has announced that it and Fincantieri Marinette Marine marked the beginning of construction…

U.S. Marine Corps posts video of AV-8B Harriers during Tiger Strike 2019

U.S. Marine Corps has posted a video on social media of AV-8B Harriers tactical aircraft that participated in exercise Tiger…

Northrop Grumman successfully tests newest minehunting sonar system

U.S defense giant Northrop Grumman has announced that it successfully operated the new AQS-24 minehunting sonar system at depths greater…

U.S. Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City arrives in Norfolk for modernization

The U.S. Navy’s guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG66) arrived at Norfolk Sunday 6 Oct to begin a major cruiser…

U.S. Navy commissioned its 20th littoral combat ship

The U.S. Navy commissioned the newest littoral combat ship, USS Cincinnati (LCS 20) during a ceremony in Gulfport, Mississippi. “I hereby…

U.S. Navy, Marine Corps provides regional stability and security in the Indo-Pacific

On Oct. 6, in the South China Sea, the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps team came together to combine air…