Monday, April 22, 2024

Maritime Security

Russian landing ships headed back to Syria

Turkish sources reported that two large landing ship  Project 775 - Novocherkassk and Korolev, with a cargo of military purpose, once again passed the...

NATO, Ukraine kick off Black Sea naval drill

The Ukraine-NATO joint military exercises Sea Breeze 2015 started in southern Ukraine, Russian media reported on Monday. "The aim of the exercises is to practice...

Photo of Russian Navy Kilo sub «Novorossiysk» in Spain

Photo of Russian Navy Kilo sub «Novorossiysk» departed Ceuta, Spain, on August 28 Earlier british MP Andrew Rosindell reportedly accused the Spanish government of...

US Army To Choose New Landing Craft Next Year

WASHINGTON — In line with the Pentagon's so-called Pacific pivot, the US Army wants to buy a new fleet of boats to replace its Vietnam-era...

UK Floats Idea of New Support Vehicle for Marines

The Royal Marines could get a new fleet of amphibious all-terrain support vehicles if the Ministry of Defence pushes ahead with a program to...

France to Discuss Mistral Sale to Malaysia

Aug 25 France's defence minister will discuss the sale to Malaysia of one of the Mistral helicopter carriers originally destined for Russia during a...

Photo of Russian Landing Ship floating to Syria

On 20 August 2015 the Alligator class landing ship Nikolay Filchenkov made one of her passages through Istanbul. The event was not worth of...

New photos of Type 052D destroyer 173 Changsha

New photos of Type 052D destroyer 173 Changsha. The Type 052D destroyer (NATO code name Luyang III class, or Kunming class after the lead...

Egypt Navy FREMM Frigate “Tahya Misr” FFG-1001 arrived in Alexandria

Egypt Navy FREMM Frigate "Tahya Misr" FFG-1001 arrived in Alexandria

New PLAN Type 039 submarine arrives after sea trials

Primary weapon for the Type 039 is the 533 mm Yu-4 torpedo, a locally produced passive homing 40-knot (74 km/h) torpedo based on the...

The Navy’s P-8 Poseidon Spotted Packing Mysterious New Pod

The P-8 Poseidon is quickly becoming the Pentagon’s super-adaptable multi-role surveillance platform of choice. We know it can pack one of the most advanced...

Pakistan to buy eight submarines from China in secret deal

Pakistan and China on Thursday agreed to a multi-billion dollar deal that would see Beijing provide eight submarines to the Pakistan Navy, in an...

US Navy submarine USS North Dakota launches undersea drone in a first for US Navy

In a first for the U.S. Navy, a submarine has launched and recovered an underwater drone used in a military operation.The attack submarine USS...

Chinese Navy uses Bison hovercraft delivered from Ukraine for amphibious landing exercises

Chinese Navy uses Bison hovercraft delivered from Ukraine for amphibious landing exercises. China ordered 4x Bison hovercrafts, two building in Ukraine, others will...

Photo : Chinese PLA Navy Liaoning

Liaoning , is the first aircraft carrier commissioned into the People's Liberation Army Navy Surface Force. She is classified as a training ship,...

DCNS trying to sell Russia’s Mistral ships to Canada

French newsletter Intelligence Online says shipbuilder DCNS has activated lobbyists in Canada in order to sell to Ottawa the Mistral-class ships that Russia ordered. In...

Sea-Basing Ship to be Deployed in Sabah

The construction of the Tun Sharifah Rodziah sea-basing ship in the waters off eastern Sabah will tighten maritime security, especially in the Eastern Sabah...

Vietnam, Russia Closing in on Deal for 2 Gepard-Class Frigates

Vietnam and Russia are in the final stages of negotiation for the sale of two Gepard-class (Project 11661) light frigates, sources familiar with the...

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