Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Maritime Security

Sweden’s navy receives new lightweight torpedo

Defense and security company Saab announced on Monday that it has made the first deliveries of the new lightweight torpedo (Saab Lightweight Torpedo) to Sweden’s defense procurement agency FMV. According to a press release from Saab, the new...

Ukraine’s soccer club buys hovercraft for Ukrainian border guards

FC Dynamo Kyiv, one of Ukraine’s most prized soccer clubs, has bought a new hovercraft for the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine. The Border Guard said in a release that Dynamo's players Georgy Bushchan, Vladyslav Supryaga and Valentin...

Elbit Systems showcases its mine-hunting drone for Royal Navy

Elbit Systems UK, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., announced that it has conducted successful demonstrations of its Seagull Uncrewed Surface Vessel (USV) to showcase its proven autonomous mine hunting technology for the UK Ministry...

Türkiye launched first Ada-class corvette for Ukrainian Navy

Türkiye (also known as Turkey) launched the first Ada-class corvette for Ukraine on October 2. at Istanbul Shipyard in the presence of Ukrainian first lady Olena Zelensky, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar and Commander of the Ukrainian...

Spanish warships to receive stealth anti-ship missiles

Norwegian firm Kongsberg said that Spain has selected Naval Strike Missile to equip its warships. Kongsberg released a statement saying that "the Spanish Navy will acquire the Naval Strike Missile (NSM) to replace the Harpoon missile when this...

US Navy to receive additional ship-killing missiles

The Norwegian defense group Kongsberg has confirmed that it has received an order from American defense giant Raytheon for Naval Strike Missiles (NSM) to the U.S. Navy Over-The-Horizon Weapon System (OTH WS) program worth MNOK 328 ($33...

US Navy dentists implanted 3D-printed prosthetics

Two active duty Sailors aboard the USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) made military medical history after U.S. Navy dentists successfully removed the Sailors’ failing teeth and implanted 3D-printed prosthetics for the first...

Ukrainian Marines to receive new Fighter-2 armored vehicles

Ukraine's largest charity foundation, Come Back Alive has purchased 11 armored vehicles to hand them over to the 36th separate marine brigade of the Ukrainian Navy, which recovered after the defense of Mariupol. This deal, with an estimated...

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