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...
NEMO Mortar Fast Boat

Swedish Amphibious Force Acquiring Seaborne Mortars

Sweden’s Amphibious Battalion 2030, the expansion of its Amphibious Corps made a major move in expanding its capabilities with the recent announcement of its...
Survitec-Type-31-frigate

Survitec Secures Contract With Babcock for Type-31 Frigate Survival Technology

Survitec, the global leader in critical safety and survival solutions, has been awarded a significant contract to supply its Survival Technology to five Type...

NAVICS from Rohde & Schwarz to support interoperability within GCC

Rohde & Schwarz has been contracted to supply a Gulf navy with NAVICS, an integrated IP based naval communications system. The company thereby continues...
The Mexican Navy’s Sierra-class offshore patrol vessel (OPV) ARM Benito Juarez is pictured at sea. Damen Naval designs, builds, and supports ships for a range of international customers, including the German, Indonesian, Netherlands, and Mexican navies.

Shipbuilding With VR, AR and Digital Twinning

Damen develops simulation training products to add value in ship concept, design, build, and support. Navies are seeking to introduce new ships more quickly and...
ICBM Test

Bad News Travels Fast

The US Navy’s E-6B Mercury aircraft is a key component of the United States’ strategic nuclear deterrent. Thoughts are turning to its replacement. On 19th...
Security Bond-2023 will include aerial search operations, as well as sea rescue and fleet formation exercises, according to the Chinese defence ministry.

Iran, China, and Russia conduct combined naval drills in Gulf of Oman

On 15 March, surface ships from the Iranian, Chinese, and Russian navies came together in the Gulf of Oman to conduct a combined, four-day...
Saab Kockums A26

Sweden contracts Saab to conduct future underwater capability studies

Swedish defence systems house Saab has been contracted by FMV – Sweden’s defence materiel administration – to conduct concept development studies for future underwater...
Joint Viking 2023

Joint Viking reinforces deterrence for Norway and NATO’s northern flank

Norway has kicked off ‘Joint Viking 2023’, a multinational exercise designed to demonstrate the defence of Norway and of NATO’s northern flank. Running between 6...
pureLiFi Kitefin system

Let There Be Light

How can optical wireless communications help militaries satisfy their insatiable appetite for data as the radio spectrum becomes more congested and contested? Much of Armada’s...

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