Maritime Security

U.S. Navy submarine tests four nuclear capable Trident II D5 missiles

The U.S. Navy reported on Friday that an Ohio class of nuclear-powered submarine tested four life-extended Trident II D5 missiles…

U.S. Navy names new expeditionary fast transport ship after Cody

The U.S. Navy’s newest Spearhead-class Expeditionary Fast Transport (EPF) ship will be named the USNS Cody after the city of…

U.S. Marine Corps awards contract to Harris for upgraded night vision devices

The U.S. Department of Defense has announced that the Marine Corps awarded a nearly $249 million contract to Harris Corp.…

U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Wasp departs 7th Fleet area

The U.S. Navy has announced that the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) departed U.S. 7th Fleet area of…

U.S. Navy awards contract to Northrop Grumman for new all-electronic bomb fuze

U.S. defense contractor Northrop Grumman has secured a $400 million contract from the U.S. Navy’ to manufacture the FMU-139D/B, a…

First next generation Navy’s jamming pod arrives for test preparation

The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has confirmed that the first Raytheon’s Next Generation Jammer Mid-Band Engineering Development Model…

U.S. Navy, Marine Corps holds large-scale amphibious training exercise in Alaska

The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps conduct a large-scale amphibious training exercise in Alaska against the background of rising of…

U.S. Navy orders dozens of warships and aircraft to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Dorian

Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet (USNAVSO/FOURTHFLT) ordered U.S. Navy ships homeported at Naval Station Mayport to set…