Thales Selected by Lockheed Martin to Deliver Airborne ASW Sonars to the U.S., Indian, Greek & Danish Navies

April 27, 2021 – hales has signed a contract with Lockheed Martin as a tier-one supplier for the delivery of up to 55 airborne anti-submarine warfare sonars. The ALFS (Airborne Low Frequency Sonar)* dipping sonars will be installed on the MH-60R platform for the U.S. Navy and three navies. Delivery of the first 42 systems will occur over the next…

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Successful test firing of M51 missile without warhead

Updated: 04/28/2021 The Directorate General of Armaments (DGA) successfully conducted a test firing of an M51 missile without a military charge from the Landes site of DGA Missile Tests on April 28, 2021. Florence Parly, Minister of the Armed Forces, expresses her great satisfaction after the success on April 28, 2021 of the test firing of an M51 strategic ballistic…

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Rite-Solutions Awarded $23.5m Naval Undersea Warfare Center IT Services Contract

April 28, 2021 – Rite-Solutions was recently awarded a $23.5-million, five-year IT services contract by the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC). The company will support NUWC’s Activity Chief Information Officer (ACIO)/Information Technology (IT) Division, which is responsible for managing and maintaining the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Newport’s (NUWCDIVNPT’s) voice and data computer networks, including network backbone architecture for services…

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Rolls-Royce to Design & Build Constellation Class Frigate Propellors

April 27, 2021 – Rolls-Royce has reached agreement with Fincantieri Marinette Marine to design and manufacture up to 40 fixed-pitch propellers for the U.S. Navy’s Constellation-class (FFG-62) guided missile frigate program. Fincantieri was awarded the shipbuilding contract from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) in April 2020, to design and build the first FFG-62 class frigate. The program of record…

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