VT Halter Marine Prepares for Construction of Polar Security Cutter

Jan 6, 2021 – The Polar Security Cutter (PSC) is rapidly progressing through the detailed design phase, and Halter Marine is actively preparing for its construction. In July 2021, Halter Marine will complete upgrades to the launch way area where the PSC will be constructed. The 460-foot icebreaker is the heaviest vessel per foot of length that Halter Marine has…

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Project 20385 Gremyashchiy Commissioned

December 25, 2020 (Google Translation) – The Chairman of the Commission for State Acceptance of Ships, Captain I Rank Vyacheslav Makhorin, signed an acceptance certificate for state tests of the lead corvette of Project 20385 Gremyashchiy, built at the Severnaya Verf shipyard (part of the USC). The day before, the commission completed the inspection of the ship after the audit.…

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Dynamic (AFDL 6) Completes CMAV, Ready for January Docking

December 16, 2020 – Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center’s (MARMC) floating dry-dock, Dynamic (AFDL 6), completed its first Continuous Maintenance Availability (CMAV) in two years, at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story on Dec. 18. The successful CMAV paves the way for Dynamic to execute its first docking this January. “We’re excited to complete Dynamic’s CMAV,” said Dynamic Commanding Officer, Lt.…

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Project 02670 Evgeny Goriglezhan Launched

December 25, 2020 (Google Translation) – On December 25, the Yantar Shipyard hosted the launching ceremony of the Yevgeny Goriglezhan vessel. The ceremony was attended by workers of the plant and guests of honor, including representatives of the ship’s customer, the United Shipbuilding Corporation and the regional government. The leading designer of the plant Alina Kaunaite became the godmother of…

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Theodore Roosevelt Strike Group completes SUSTEX, deploys

December 23, 2020 – The Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group (TRCSG) completed their sustainment exercise (SUSTEX) and began a scheduled deployment, Dec. 23. “Our Sailors worked incredibly hard to make sure we set sail with a healthy, capable, and ready crew,” said Capt. Eric Anduze, Theodore Roosevelt’s commanding officer. “Our success is a testament to the professionalism and dedication of…

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Corvette “Hero of the Russian Federation Aldar Tsydenzhapov” handed over to the Pacific Fleet

December 25, 2020 (Google Translation) – On December 25, the flag of the Russian Navy was raised on the third serial corvette, built at the three-time-awarded Amur Shipyard (part of the USC). Having successfully completed the program of factory running and state tests, during which all the systems and weapons of the ship were checked, after the State Acceptance Commission…

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Australia stands with our Fijian Vuvale following Tropical Cyclone Yasa

December 23, 2020 – The Australian Government will provide $4.5 million in humanitarian relief to support the people of Fiji in response to the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Yasa. Additionally, HMAS Adelaide will be deployed to provide immediate assistance to thousands of Fijians, including many from remote islands, whose homes, schools and other local infrastructure were damaged or destroyed…

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Huntington Ingalls Industries Delivers REMUS 100 UUVs to the German Navy

December 21, 2020 – Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that it delivered new REMUS 100 Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUVs) to the German Navy. The vehicles will be used to expand the German Navy’s current fleet of REMUS 100 UUVs used for mine countermeasure (MCM) operations. The new REMUS 100 UUVs have advanced core electronics and endurance of up to 12…

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