Restoration of Project 661 Anchar Monument

Sevmash (part of USC) entered into an agreement with the administration of Severodvinsk to carry out work on fault detection of the cabin of the nuclear submarine of project 661 “Anchar” – the fastest nuclear submarine in the world (“Golden Fish”). At this stage, the specialists of workshop No. 42, in which the nuclear submarine was built, together with the…

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Project 12700 Pyotr Ilyichev Under Tow for Pacific Fleet Via Arctic

The project 12700 mine defense ship Pyotr Ilyichev, built at the Sredne-Nevsky Shipbuilding Plant (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation), has begun its transition from St. Petersburg to its base in the Pacific Fleet – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The transition to the base will pass through the Northern Sea Route and will be completed in the second half of September. After that,…

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Arctic Mission High North 22 to Some of the Remotest Areas of the Planet

The Arctic mission of the Italian Navy HIGH NORTH 22, conducted with the scientific and logistic coordination of the Hydrographic Institute of the Navy and embarked on Nave Alliance last June 30, continues with the Northern route “cutting” the parallel 80 ° N. The activities carried out by the young people attending the FIG / IHO / ICA Hydrographic Surveyor…

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Infantry “Sea” a New Way to Train

A ship is an unlikely setting for infantry training, but an Army unit aboard HMAS Canberra made it one while travelling to Hawaii for Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2022. Australia’s Amphibious Force, 2nd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (2RAR) and its Multi-National Landing Force made the most of its time aboard the landing helicopter dock, conducting training such as…

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Navy Experts Blow Up Old Torpedo in Scapa Flow

Navy bomb disposal experts safely blew up an old torpedo in Scapa Flow which could have damaged underwater infrastructure. A specialist team from the Royal Navy’s Diving and Threat Exploitation Group travelled to Orkney after survey ship MV Athena found the aged device while scanning a route for underwater cables between Flotta and South Ronaldsay. The Coastguard was alerted to…

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Start of Construction or T-ATS 11 in Mobile

Construction began on the Navy’s newest towing, salvage and rescue ship, T-ATS 11 at Austal USA’s Mobile, Alabama shipyard, July 11. The Navajo-class (T-ATS) provides ocean-going tug, salvage, and rescue capabilities to support fleet operations. T-ATS replaces and fulfills the capabilities that were previously provided by the Fleet Ocean Tug (T-ATF 166) and Rescue and Salvage Ships (T-ARS 50) class…

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HII Hits Milestone on John F Kennedy (CVN 79)

HII, America’s only builder of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and leading provider of mission-driven defense technologies, announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has reached a significant milestone in the compartment and systems construction of aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). Newport News recently turned over to the ship’s crew the 1,000th compartment of the 2,615 total spaces. The…

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US Defense Contractor Orders KRAKEN Synthetic Aperture Sonar

Kraken Robotics Inc., Canada’s Ocean Company, is pleased to announce new contracts valued at $2.0 million for its 6000-meter rated AquaPix® Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) from a US defense contractor for deployment on Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) built by the customer. Due to confidentiality reasons the customer cannot be named. Deliveries are expected to occur in the second half of…

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CACI IAC MAC for US Navy Digital Engineering & Transformation

CACI International Inc announced today that it was awarded a $557.8 million single-award task order under the Department of Defense Information Analysis Center Multiple Award Contract (IAC MAC) vehicle to provide mission expertise for the transition of modern digital tools into the U.S. Navy acquisition enterprise for the Navy’s Digital Integration Support Cell (DISC) and Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC)…

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