Virginia-Class Submarine Montana (SSN 794) Christened during Virtual Ceremony at Newport News Shipbuilding

September 12, 2020 – In its first ceremony celebrating the U.S. Navy’s newest fast-attack submarine in front of a virtual audience, Huntington Ingalls Industries christened pre-commissioning unit Montana (SSN 794) today at the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. Due to COVID-19 restrictions on the size of public gatherings, the christening ceremony was hosted virtually at Newport News’ Module Outfitting Facility.…

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Greece Announces New Equipment Plans

September 9, 2020 (Google Translation) – The Minister of National Defence Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, and the Deputy Minister of National Defence Alkiviadis Stefanis, participated on Wednesday September 9th 2020 in the meeting of the Standing Committee on Armament Programs and Contracts that was held at the Senate Room of the Hellenic Parliament. The Chief HNDGS General Konstantinos Floros, the Chief HAGS…

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Ambitious Cold War Museum Plan Unveiled for Plymouth

September 11, 2020 – An ambitious ten-year plan has been launched to create a Cold War naval museum in Plymouth with the hunter-killer submarine HMS Courageous at its heart. The Cold War Maritime Heritage Museum aims to give voice not just to the Silent Service, but also the surface fleet, RAF Maritime Patrol Aircraft and other units and formations who…

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RFS Admiral Kasatonov Officially Joins Northern Fleet

September 14, 2020 (Google Translation) – The first serial frigate of Project 22350 “Admiral of the Kasatonov Fleet”, which was accepted into the Navy on July 21, 2020, is sent to the main base of the Northern Fleet. The ship is now passing the Norwegian Sea and arrival in Severomorsk was September 15th. The frigate Admiral of the Fleet Kasatonov…

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