Friday, September 25, 2020

Maritime Security

U.S. Marine Corps’ ‘wheeled titan’ reached full-rate production

In September 2020, an upgraded military version of the world’s only rough terrain reach stacker reached full-rate production. The U.S. Marine Corps has reported that...

U.S. Navy strikes frigate during exercise near Guam

The U.S Navy has announced that the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) has struck the decommissioned Frigate the ex-USS Curts (FFG 38)...

U.S. Marine Corps awards contract to Kongsberg for XM914 remote weapon stations

Kongsberg Protech Systems USA was awarded a contract from the United States Marine Corps for XM914 Remote Weapon Stations. Kongsberg has been awarded a contract to...

U.S. Navy’s newest amphibious assault ship arrives in San Diego

The U.S. Navy's newest America-class amphibious assault ship USS Tripoli (LHA 7) arrives at its new homeport at Naval Base San Diego, the service has...

U.S. Marine Corps unit received its first set of new attack helicopters

The U.S. Marine COprs has announced that Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 773 received its first set of new attack helicopters earlier this year....

USS Nitze returned to their homeport from successful counter narcotics deployment

The U.S. announced on Friday that the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze (DDG 94) returned to their homeport of Naval Station Norfolk following...

German Navy to receive new anti-ship missiles

Swedish aerospace and defense company Saab has announced that it has received an order from its German partner Diehl Defence for the RBS15 anti-ship...

Northrop Grumman gets $8M to exercise an option for production of Surface-to-Surface Missile Module

Aerospace and defense giant Northrop Grumman has received an $8 modification to previously awarded contract to exercise an option for the production of Littoral...

U.S. Marine Corps orders new thermal sights for its Amphibious Assault Vehicles

The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded the L-3 Communications Cincinnati Electronics Corporation a contract for M36E-T1 Thermal Sight Systems. The contract award from Marine Corps...

Raytheon secures $7 million for surface-to-air missiles for German Navy

The U.S. Navy awarded a contract modification worth more than $7 million to the Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson to supply RAM guided missile...

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Rheinmetall releases new video of Lynx KF41 fighting vehicle

On Thursday, German defense conglomerate Rheinmetall has released its new official video showing a Lynx KF41 infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) during her test at NATO...

U.S. Air Force teased Russia with B-52H bombers

On Wednesday, several U.S. Air Force nuclear-capable bombers teased again Russian troops over the Black Sea.  Ukraine’s Air Force reported that U.S. B-52H strategic bombers,...

Pakistan’s VT4 main battle tank acquisition confirmed

Pakistan’s acquisition of the Chinese new VT4 main battle tank was confirmed when the Pakistani Press Agency released a photograph showing new tanks during...

U.S. Air Force conducts live-fire tests of new combat rescue helicopter

The U.S. Air Force announced last week that a new HH-60W Jolly Green II combat rescue helicopter begins live-fire testing. Live fire testing began for...