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ARES Shipyards Unveils ARES 76 Corvette Design at DIMDEX
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

ARES Shipyards Unveils ARES 76 Corvette Design at DIMDEX

ARES Shipyards, having developed a number of OPV and fast attack craft designs, has unveiled its new generation ARES 76 Corvette design.

ÇAKIR Cruise Missile Hits Sea Target with IIR Seeker
Air Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems

ÇAKIR Cruise Missile Hits Sea Target with IIR Seeker

ROKETSAN’s ÇAKIR lightweight cruise missile fired from Baykar’s AKINCI-B UCAV hit a sea target 100 km distance.

HD HHI and Babcock to Develop Submarines for Export
Navy / Maritime

HD HHI and Babcock to Develop Submarines for Export

The Republic of Korea HD Hyundai Heavy Industries announced its cooperation with the UK-based Babcock to develop submarines oriented for the export market.

Desan Upgrades Slovenian Patrol Vessel
Modernisation Navy / Maritime

Desan Upgrades Slovenian Patrol Vessel

Slovenia awarded a 13.1-million-euro contract to the cooperation of the Desan for the upgrade of the patrol boat Triglav along with ASELSAN.

Australia Begins Training Personnel with Smart Sea Mines
Navy / Maritime Ammunition

Australia Begins Training Personnel with Smart Sea Mines

Air Vice Marshall Leon Philips revealed that the first batch of smart sea mines have been delivered, and the personnel have begun their training.

STM to Lead Turkish Navy’s Gür-Class Submarine Modernisation Programme
Navy / Maritime Modernisation

STM to Lead Turkish Navy’s Gür-Class Submarine Modernisation Programme

STM will conduct the Mid-Life Modernisation of the Gür-Class Submarines (Type-209/1400) in the inventory of the Turkish Naval Forces.

Sikorsky Concludes Greece’s three MH-60R Helicopters
Air Navy / Maritime

Sikorsky Concludes Greece’s three MH-60R Helicopters

Lockheed Martin's subsidiary Sikorsky has completed testing of the first three of seven MH-60R SEAHAWK helicopters that the Hellenic Navy acquired.

Design of the Turkish Aircraft Carrier Unveiled
Navy / Maritime

Design of the Turkish Aircraft Carrier Unveiled

Turkish MoD has shared a rendered image of the future aircraft carrier's design on social media with some technical specifications.

MH-60R Helicopter To Defend Against Anti-Ship Missiles
Air Navy / Maritime E/W

MH-60R Helicopter To Defend Against Anti-Ship Missiles

Sikorsky announced the integration of a new jammer system on the MH-60R Seahawk naval helicopter to jam incoming anti-ship missiles.

USN to Buy EMALS Catapults for Future Aircraft Carriers
Navy / Maritime Air

USN to Buy EMALS Catapults for Future Aircraft Carriers

The U.S. Navy will buy Electromagnetic Launch Systems (EMALS) for its upcoming Gerald R. Ford-class carriers and the French PANG carrier.

Greece Asks Royal Navy to Grant Minesweepers
Navy / Maritime

Greece Asks Royal Navy to Grant Minesweepers

The United Kingdom may grant retired minesweepers to Greece as Turkiye has not allowed them to cross the straits due to the Montreux Convention.

Russian Landing Ship Sinks due to Multi-USV Attack
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

Russian Landing Ship Sinks due to Multi-USV Attack

A combined attack from Ukrainian kamikaze USVs sank the Russian Navy’s Caesar Kunikov landing ship.

Naval Group Upgrades last "La Fayette" Class Frigate
Navy / Maritime Modernisation

Naval Group Upgrades last "La Fayette" Class Frigate

French Naval Group delivered the third and last upgraded "La Fayette" class frigate FS "Aconit" (F-713) to the French Navy.

Italian Navy Announces UAV Plans for Ships
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

Italian Navy Announces UAV Plans for Ships

The Italian Navy has announced a roadmap for integrating various UAVs on its surface combatants, divided into three phases.