USS Porter Participates in Exercise Sea Breeze 2020

July 20, 2020 – USS Porter (DDG 78) entered the Black Sea July 19, 2020 to participate in exercise Sea Breeze 2020. This is Porter’s third trip to the Black Sea since the beginning of 2020. During its previous trips to the region, Porter participated in multiple tactical maneuvering, communications, and air defense exercises with regional partners. Sea Breeze, now…

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Australia, Japan and US Exercise in Philippine Sea

July 21, 2020 – Australia, Japan and the US are currently conducting a trilateral passage in the Philippine Sea on the way to participate in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) in Hawaii. An Australian Defence Force (ADF) Joint Task Group has joined the USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group, which includes the United States Navy’s guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam…

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Project 22350 Admiral Kasatonov Commissioned

July 21, 2020 (Google Translation) – By order of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, the newest frigate of Project 22350 “Admiral Kasatonov” was accepted into the Navy. The ceremony of receiving the ship and raising the Andreevsky flag on it took place on the roadstead of the Neva, where the ship came to participate in the…

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Nimitz Strike Group Participates in Cooperative Exercises with Indian Navy

July 20, 2020 – The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group, consisting of flagship USS Nimitz (CVN 68), USS Princeton (CG 59) and USS Sterett (DDG 104) and USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114), participated in cooperative exercises with the Indian Navy in the Indian Ocean commencing July 20. “It was a privilege to operate with the Indian Navy,” said Rear Adm. Jim…

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ST Engineering and IAI Set Up JV to Market Advanced Naval Missile Systems

July 15 2020 – Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) today announced that its land systems arm has signed an agreement with Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd (IAI) to set up a joint venture company (JV) in Singapore, with ST Engineering and IAI each having a 50% share. The JV, named Proteus Advanced Systems Pte. Ltd., will leverage the strengths and track…

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Halter Marine Launches First Two U.S. Navy Berthing Barges

July 7, 2020 – In just a few days, Halter Marine Inc., a company of ST Engineering North America, celebrated multiple milestones on the Auxiliary Personnel Lighter–Small (APL(S)) program. The company: launched the first two berthing barges erected modules on the third barge laid the keel on the fourth barge In September 2018, the company received the initial contract to…

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USS Newport News Returns from Deployment

July 18, 2020 – USS Newport News (SSN 750) returned to its homeport at Naval Station Norfolk from deployment, July 18. Under the command of Cmdr. Dave Fassel, Newport News returns from a deployment where it executed the chief of naval operations’ maritime strategy by supporting national security interests and maritime security operations. Newport News reached an incredible milestone of…

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Two Dead in Dutch N90 Crash in the Caribbean Sea

July 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – In a crash with an NH90 maritime attack helicopter, two of the four crewmembers were killed. These are 34-year-old aviator Christine Martens and 33-year-old tactical coordinator Erwin Warnies. Both soldiers have the rank of lieutenant at sea in the 2nd class oldest category. The helicopter hit the Caribbean Sea near Aruba at the end…

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