US marines maintain equipment at the US Marine Corps Setermoen facility during Exercise ‘Cold Response 22’ in March. (Norwegian Armed Forces)

Exercise Cold Response Sees ‘huge step forward’ in Norwegian Army/US Marine Corps integration

The Norwegian-hosted NATO amphibious Exercise Cold Response, which took place in northern Norway in March, highlighted the increasing integration between the Norwegian Army and...
The US Navy aircraft carrier USS Harry S Truman (foreground) and the French Navy carrier FS Charles de Gaulle sail together in the Mediterranean Sea in March 2022. Recently, NATO has had a collective carrier presence of up to five ships at sea. (US Navy)

NATO’s Carrier Groups Demonstrate Collective Deterrence

NATO is enhancing its immediate and longer-term maritime presence to build deterrence now and into the future, a senior alliance official told a recent...
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...

Farnborough Airshow Planning Strong Return After Four Year Break

Farnborough Airshow (18-22 July) 2022 returns to in-person visitors this summer after a gap of four years, and much has changed in that time....

April Spectrum SitRep

Armada’s monthly round-up of all the latest electronic warfare news in the product, programme and operational domains. Products Northeast Information Discovery has launched its EMSO Master...

Electronic Warfare Podcast 18: Cold Space

The United States and Soviet Union poured billions of dollars into signals intelligence satellites during the Cold War. These spacecraft were an invulnerable and invaluable...
L3Harris T4 and T7 family of robotic systems lights on SAS.

Meet L3Harris’ family of life-saving robotic systems

The battlespace is constantly evolving, and missions are becoming increasingly challenging as a result. Today, mission scenarios and tasks can be particularly complex and...
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Future Armored Vehicles Active Protection Systems USA Returns in June

Maximizing Survivability Signatures of Armored Platforms through the Integration of Advanced Multi-Layered Protection Systems. As armed forces continue to prioritise dealing with near-peer adversaries, and...
San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28)

HII Delivers Amphibious Transport Dock Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28) to U.S. Navy

Global engineering and defense technologies provider HII announced that the company’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered amphibious transport dock Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28) to...
Working towards a digital next generation future vertical lift rotorcraft. Bell’s V-280 Valor cockpit simulation on display in October 2020. The V-280 will complete for the FLRAA requi-rement. (DVIDS)

US Army Big Six Requirements and Programmes (Part 2)

This is the second of a two part series to explain the US Army’s ‘Big Six’ programmes to future proof it over the coming...

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