Thursday, December 3, 2020

Israel Receives Its Most Advanced Warship as Iran Tensions Rise

By Dan Williams JERUSALEM, Dec 2 (Reuters) – Israel received its most advanced warship on Wednesday, describing the German-made vessel dubbed “Shield” as a bulwark for vulnerable Mediterranean gas rigs...

December 3, 2020
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Thursday, October 29, 2020
INS vikrant launch
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Fincantieri Partners with India’s Leading Shipbuilder

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri has landed a cooperation agreement with the leading shipbuilder in India to help modernize the country’s defense fleet. The Memorandum of Understanding with Cochin Shipyard Limited...

October 29, 2020
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
german MKS 180 warships
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Germany to Boost Naval Spending Under $4.3 Billion Warship Plan

By Birgit Jennen and Rainer Buergin (Bloomberg) — Germany plans to spend an extra 525 million euros ($572 million) to boost the capabilities of a new class of combat ships...

April 25, 2017
Total Views: 30

Monday, February 13, 2017
german MKS 180 warships

Germany to Buy Six MKS Multi-Role Warships – Ministry

BERLIN, Feb 13 (Reuters) – German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has decided to buy six MKS-180 multi-role warships instead of putting off a decision on two of those...

February 13, 2017
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Thursday, January 26, 2017
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Germany to Skip Tender for 1.5 Billion Euro Warship Purchase

BERLIN, Jan 26 (Reuters) – The German Defence Ministry on Thursday said it would skip an open tender for the planned purchase of five more corvettes valued at 1.5 billion...

January 26, 2017
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Friday, November 4, 2016
Type 26 Global Combat Ship mock up
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BAE Systems: Construction on UK’s Type 26 Warships to Start Summer 2017

LONDON, Nov 4 (Reuters) – Britain’s BAE Systems said on Friday it had agreed with the UK government that the manufacturing of eight new anti-submarine warships would start in the...

November 4, 2016
Total Views: 27

Monday, April 18, 2016
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Australia Accelerates Naval Shipbuilding Program to Secure Jobs

By Colin Packham SYDNEY, April 18 (Reuters) – Australia will speed up plans to build more naval vessels in domestic shipyards, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Monday, making an...

April 18, 2016
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Monday, August 18, 2014

Portsmouth Shipyard Marks End of An Era

A somber reminder today that naval shipbuilding at BAE Systems’ shipyard in Portsmouth, England is coming to a end as a large section of hull for the second and final Queen Elizabeth-class...

August 18, 2014
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Monday, December 2, 2013

Delivery of New German Navy Frigates Delayed at ThyssenKrupp

The German Navy will receive the first of four new ships ordered from ThyssenKrupp later than expected, the defence ministry and the company said on Monday, confirming a newspaper report.

December 2, 2013
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