BorderForce1-RAF-A400M-observer

Royal Air Force aircraft support Border Force operations over English Channel

On Monday 10 August 2020, the UK Defence Secretary, Ben Wallace, approved the use of an Royal Air Force A400M Atlas to support the...
ASW

NATO bears down on ASW

Exercise Dynamic Mongoose strengthens anti-submarine warfare skills and wider trans-Atlantic naval team building. The strategic, operational, and technological impact of the return of state-based naval...
USS-Carney

U.S. Navy awards modernization contract for USS Carney and USS Winston S. Churchill

BAE Systems has received an $83.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy to modernize the guided-missile destroyers USS Carney (DDG 64) and USS Winston...
HMS-Queen-Elizabeth

Managing the Biggest Aviation Challenge in the Royal Navy

Rear Admiral Connell spoke to Armada International about the responsibility and challenges of developing the Royal Navy’s Carrier Strike capability. “As Rear Admiral Fleet Air...
Admiral-Gorshkov-(Russian-Navy)

Gorshkov Electronic Warfare Upgrade Puzzle

Why is the Russian Navy is planning an upgrade of the electronic warfare systems adorning the ‘Admiral Gorshkov’ class frigates? While much of the...

FMV Testing for knowledge

FMV is the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration. We are a Swedish governmental agency acting under the Ministry of Defence. We make sure the Swedish Armed...
Editor-in-Chief-Andrew-Drwiega

EDITOR’S BUNKER BRIEFING (20 July 2020)

Dear Readers, As Britain tries to restart its economy following the current control of the COVID-19 virus, it seemed to have chosen last week to...
OPV-45

Israel Shipyards Announces Agreement with African Navy for Supply of Two OPV 45 Offshore...

Israel Shipyards ‒ one of the largest privately owned shipbuilding and repair facilities in the Eastern Mediterranean ‒ announces an agreement with an African...
SKELDAR-UAV-V-200

ECA Group selects the UAV SKELDAR V-200 for the Belgian and Royal Netherlands Navies

ECA Group awarded UMS SKELDAR a procurement contract to supply the UAV SKELDAR V-200 as part of the naval mine countermeasures capability replacement, a...
Italy-NATO

Italy Hands Command of Standing NATO Maritime Group Two to Spain

During a ceremony held in Rota, Spain, the Command of Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) was officially handed over to Spanish Navy Captain...

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