Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Maritime Security

U.S. Navy F/A-18E fighter crash: pilot ejected safely

A U.S. Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet fighter jet crashed during a routine sortie in the Superior Valley, just south of Naval Air...

U.S. Marine Corps retires AH-1W “Super Cobra” helicopters

The United States Marine Corps have officially retired the Bell AH-1W “Super Cobra” from their ranks after more than 30 years of...

U.S. Marines uses newest JLTVs during humanitarian assistance exercise

The United States Marine Corps has used recently received JLTV tactical vehicles during a humanitarian assistance exercise. On Friday,...

Romania wants to buy American-made coastal defense missiles

The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency announced this week that the State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to the...

Terrifying video shows Mexican Mi-17 crash landing

Terrifying footage has emerged of the crash landing of a Mexican Navy Mi-17 helicopter on Saturday. Video of a...

U.S. Navy deploys Mark VI patrol boats to Philippine Sea

The U.S Navy has announced on Monday that Mark VI patrol boats assigned to Maritime Expeditionary Security Squadron 3 boarded are conducting integrated littoral...

U.S. Navy reveals name of next-generation frigate class

The U.S. Navy has announced that the new class of frigate will be named Constellation.  Secretary of the Navy Kenneth J. Braithwaite announced USS Constellation...

Ukraine secures $1.61 billion from UK to build new fast attack crafts

The Presidential Office of Ukraine has announced on Wednesday that was signed a Memorandum on enhancing cooperation between Ukraine and the United Kingdom in...

Russian Ministry of Defense shares video of Tsirkon hypersonic missile test

On Wednesday, the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has posted the video of the recent Tsirkon hypersonic missile test.  In a video posted...

Ukraine to supply engines for Turkish next-generation cruise missile

Ukraine will supply advanced missile engines to Turkey, for new cruise missile with deep-strike capability. The news agency Defense Express, quoting the ProZorro public procurement...

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U.S. Army seeks a new light tank for quickly deployed force

The new mobile and survivable direct-fire combat vehicle that could boost the firepower of the U.S. Army light forces will begin the...

U.S. MQ-1C Gray Eagle aircraft reportedly crashed in Iraq

The MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has reportedly crashed near Bagdad, Iraq. The U.S. military's spokesman for operations in Iraq and Syria has...

Airbus unveils concept of future light combat aircraft

The Spanish division of European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has released its vision of future light combat aircraft on 16 October.

Germany, France to spend €200 million on next-gen main battle tank

Germany and France plan to spend hundreds of millions of euros on the Main Ground Combat System (MGCS) program in 2021 to...