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Maritime and Undersea Warfare

14 Jan 2020

Navy frigate deploys to Middle East to support allied presence

Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has farewelled the Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Toowoomba as it deployed to the Middle East to participate in ...
13 Jan 2020
US Secretary of Navy pushes uniform, industry to get carriers to sea
Acting Secretary Thomas Modly has drawn together the combined experience and capacity of senior Navy and shipbuilding industry leaders to transition...
13 Jan 2020
Dutch Navy confirms three corner fight for future sub program
The Dutch Ministry of Defence has confirmed Naval Group, Saab and ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) as the successful candidates for the next-stage ...
9 Jan 2020
US think tank calls for ‘fundamental reshape’ of US surface fleet to defeat Chinese threat
The US-based Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments has launched a new report revealing the growing need for what it defines as a “fundament...
8 Jan 2020
Northrop Grumman trials next-gen mine hunting, deploy and retrieval payload
Northrop Grumman has successfully completed initial in-water testing of the AQS-24 mine hunting sonar and next-generation Deploy and Retrieval (D&a...
7 Jan 2020
Royal Australian Navy enters new era for test and tactics development
The Royal Australian Navy’s Test and Evaluation Authority and Maritime Warfare Centre have served as the central point to develop the tactics and c...
3 Jan 2020
Thales to provide integrated sonar for Spanish Navy’s new multi-mission frigates
Thales sonars and acoustic systems will provide the Spanish Navy’s five F110 frigates with a latest-generation anti-submarine warfare (ASW) capabili...
31 Dec 2019
USS Abraham Lincoln and strike group depart Middle East, Harry S Truman in Red Sea
The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is now in the Indian Ocean after a seven-month stint in the Middle East in parallel with the US maximum press...
31 Dec 2019
Photo Essay: Defence Connect’s top 5 Maritime photos 2019
As 2019 draws to an end, the Defence Connect team will take a look through some of its favourite images of the year, with this edition being focused o...
30 Dec 2019
Top 5 for 2019: Defence Connect’s best Maritime domain stories
2019 was a big year for Defence and defence industry, with major projects kicking off across the three branches. In this top five, we will cover the m...

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