MBDA-Sea-Viper

Sea Viper of the Royal Navy will combat ballistic threats

MBDA has been awarded three contracts worth around £400 million to upgrade and support the Sea Viper primary area air defense system of the...
Tomahawk cruise missile

Japan signs deal to purchase US Tomahawk missiles

Japan has signed an agreement with the United States to purchase the Raytheon Tomahawk land-attack sea-launched cruise missile. Under the agreement – which was signed...

Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology USA Conference: Charting the Course for Maritime ISR Advancements

North America is poised to host a groundbreaking event with the launch of the Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology USA conference, the region's exclusive...
USS Gerald R Ford (right) and USS Dwight D Eisenhower (left)

CNO puts warfighting first for USN

The US Navy’s (USN’s) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) has reiterated that the navy must first and foremost be a warfighting navy. Admiral Lisa Franchetti...
Northrop Grumman SDA Transport Layer Tranche-2 Satellites

January Radio Roundup

Armada’s monthly roundup of all the latest news in the military communications product, programme and operational domains. Band aid Thales expects to have prototypes of a...
USAF Participation in Noble Skywave

Competition Time!

Exercise Noble Skywave works to push the boundaries of high frequency communications through a series of competitions testing the mettle of its participants. It may...
USS Carney

Western navies increase response to rebel threat to Red Sea shipping

Western navies are increasing their collective response to the maritime attacks being conducted by Yemeni-based rebels against merchant shipping operating in the southern Red...
A2PATS

January Spectrum SitRep

Armada’s monthly round-up of all the latest electronic warfare news in the product, programme and operational domains. COALESCE is More BAE Systems announced a contract win...
ECA Group

Beating the Minefield With Autonomous Countermeasures

The potential for autonomous mine hunting is now being realised - and the demand for it is growing. Technological developments in mine countermeasure (MCM) systems...
3D printer - USS Essex

Back to the Future

Can Additive Manufacturing processes really deliver useful support to deployed naval vessels? On 1 August 1785, Jean François de Galaup (comte de Lapérouse) set sail...

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