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Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula has built 11 San Antonio-class ships, has another under construction and on Friday was awarded a $1.43 billion contract to build LPD 29, the 13th of the amphibious transport docks. The $1.43 billion, fixed-price incentive contract is for the detail design and construction of ...
San Diego -- Two men from Robeson County are serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS Anchorage. fireman Justin Jacobs is a Lumberton native and 2014 Lumberton high school graduate. Fireman BaRonnie Rodgers Jr. is a Shannon native and 2017 Red Springs High school graduate. Jacobs is a ...

Braxton Bowley, a 2016 graduate of Three Rivers high school, is currently serving on the navy's largest amphibious warship, the USS Boxer, based in San Diego. Bowley serves as a hull maintenance technician aboard Boxer and is responsible for the welding and metal work for the ship. Boxer, a warship that resembles a ...
The RN's Type 45 air defence destroyers and the USN's DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyers (pictured) are the first forays into all-electric ship technology, but have struggled with electrical and mechanical issues. Source: USN. The promise afforded by integrated power and energy system architectures is ...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A British warship will sail through the South China Sea next month to assert freedom-of-navigation rights, British Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson said in remarks published on Tuesday. British officials first flagged the voyage six months ago and the journey is likely to stoke tensions ...
A British warship will sail through the South China sean next month to challenge Beijing's claims to the international waters. The move is likely to stoke tensions with China, who have claimed the area and built military facitlities on artificial islands in the sea. Brunei, Malaysia, The Philippines, Taiwan and ...

The success of Pakistan navy ship in interrupting the flow of narcotics highlights the importance accorded by Pakistan Navy in patrolling the waters of North Indian Ocean to ensure free flow of legitimate commerce and deny use of high seas to terrorists and all associated miscreants, the statement said.
Islamabad: A Pakistan navy ship has seized 5,000kg of drugs worth millions of dollars destined for the gulf region during a maritime security operation in the North Arabian Sea. The huge cache of contraband drugs was seized as the Pakistan Navy Ship ASLAT was undertaking Maritime Security ...
THE US Navy is set to roll out a self-driving drone warship that can spend three months scouring the oceans for hostile submarines without a single crew member on board. By Rebecca Perring Rebecca Perring. PUBLISHED: 14:12, Wed, Feb 7, 2018 | UPDATED: 14:36, Wed, Feb 7, 2018. The 'sea Hunter' is a 132ft vessel ...
US Navy and industry engineers will soon begin additional work on the USS America amphibious assault ship to finalize the ship's integration with the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter, marking a substantial milestone for the navy as it prepares for the future of amphibious warfare. The USS America, the ...
Experts say that images being shared on social media show the warship Haiyang Shan being loaded with the space-age weapon, reports the sun. A rail gun is a type of weapon that uses powerful electromagnets to accelerate projectiles to very high speeds. Conventional weapons typically use explosives ...
China in world-first deployment of experimental electromagnetic rail 'supergun' aboard a warship. CHINA has just changed the game. It has released photos of a new "supergun" capable of making many of the West's defences obsolete. Jamie Seidel. News Corp Australia NetworkFebruary 6, 201812:52pm. Video; Image ...
(CNN) Survivors of the USS Pueblo are suing North Korea, 50 years after the American spy ship was seized off the Korean Peninsula and its crew held hostage and tortured for 11 months. More than 100 crew members and relatives have joined a lawsuit, filed this month in a federal court under the Foreign ...
"I just tried to produce something that contained all the elements that were important for a navy ship that carried the name of our country," he said. "I've always had an interest in art, right back to my school days. And in my spare time I pull out my sketch book - a lot of my designs have a naval influence.".
Experts say that images being shared on social media show the warship Haiyang Shan being loaded with the space-age weapon. So far, the ... It also means that you don't need to transport explosive propellants or warheads, which could make a railgun-toting warship much safer than traditional vessels.
The nation may have just installed a full-scale railgun on a warship, something even the United States Navy has yet to do. How railguns work. This BAE graphic ... Type 072III landing ship tank (LST) Haiyang Shan, #936, would be the world's first railgun-armed warship. Its small size and lack of combat ...
The USS Little Rock looks like it was designed by a committee of 12-year-old transformers enthusiasts, that is, like a sports car speedboat battleship with guns that go pew pew pew. It cost the United States about $440 million and is part of a new category of ultra-versatile warship known as the littoral class: ...

The USS Little Rock looks like it was designed by a committee of 12 year old transformers enthusiasts--that is, like a sports car speedboat battleship with guns that go pew pew pew. It cost the United States about $440 million and is part of a new category of ultraversitile warship known as the littoral class: ...
MANILA, Philippines - China on Saturday, January 20, protested the presence of a US warship close to Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal, a rocky sandbar off the coast of Zambales province in The Philippines that China practically occupied since a standoff in 2012. China said it dispatched its own warship to ...
A newly commissioned navy warship will be wintering in Montreal after its journey to Florida was interrupted by cold and ice. A Navy spokeswoman says the USS Little Rock was commissioned in Buffalo on Dec. 16 and was expected to make its way to its home port in Mayport, Fla. Instead, the 118-metre ...
China says it will take "necessary measures" to ensure its sovereignty after a U.S. warship sailed near a group of disputed islets in the South China Sea last week. The country's foreign ministry Lu Kang said on Saturday that the USS Hopper, a guided missile destroyer, came within 12 nautical miles of ...
San Diego (KGTV) - A new navy ship has arrived at its homeport in San Diego for the first time. The future USS Omaha has been out at sea for the last eight months. The littoral combat ship made the trip from Mobile, Ala., where it was constructed, but made several stops along the way and will formally join ...
The US Navy's newest commissioned warship, the littoral combat ship USS Little Rock, was commissioned in Buffalo on December 16 and scheduled to sail for its home port at Mayport Naval Station in Florida the next day. But that departure was delayed three days by weather conditions on Lake Erie.
File- In this July 11, 2017, file photo provided by U.S. Navy Office of Information, the Valiant-class yard tugboat Menominee (YT 807) assists the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) as it moves to Dry Dock 4 at Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka, Japan, to continue repairs ...
At 11:01 a.m., on Jan. 18, 1911, Eugene Ely, flying a Curtiss pusher, landed on a specially built platform aboard the armored cruiser USS Pennsylvania (ACR 4) at anchor in San Francisco Bay. At 11:58 a.m., he took off and returned to Selfridge Field, San Francisco. (navy photo). Editor's note: Jan. 18, 2018 ...
Amagiri, a Japanese maritime self-defence force naval ship, has called on the city after completing an anti-piracy patrol in the Gulf of Aden. On a three-day visit, Captain Koji Saito and Commander Michiaki Mori, chief officer of Amagiri, called on Rear Admiral R.B. Pandit, Flag Officer Commanding Western ...
Last year, two naval destroyers were involved in two separate deadly collisions in the Pacific. Now the former commanders of both vessels face a battery of offenses, including negligent homicide. John Yang talks to retired Lt. Col. Gary Solis of Georgetown University about the unusual nature of the charges ...
Scuba divers and snorkellers will soon be able to explore a navy ship from the bottom of the ocean, when it is scuttled to create an artificial reef. Ex-HMAS Tobruk was launched in March 1980, as the Royal Australian Navy's first purpose-built amphibious heavy lift ship, and was deployed on 26 major ...
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The navy's decision to charge five officers with negligent homicide for their involvement in two fatal ship crashes marks a rare legal move that, if proven, could send them to jail for up to three years. U.S. Navy officials and other experts struggled Wednesday to identify other naval ...
US warship Capable of Operating F-35B Arrives in Japan. The amphibious assault ship is replacing another forward deployed U.S. Navy flattop of the same class in the region. By Franz-Stefan Gady for The Diplomat. January 17, 2018. One of the U.S. navy's largest surface warships, the Wasp-class amphibious assault ...
Malaysian navy vessel KD Terengganu is expected to arrive in Tioman to fetch the stranded tourists at 1am on Tuesday (Jan 16). (Photo: Bernama). 15 Jan 2018 11:47PM (Updated: 15 Jan 2018 11:50PM ). Share this content. Bookmark. Kuala Lumpur: The Royal Malaysian Navy was deployed on Monday (Jan 15) to ...
The new USS Portland warship, currently en route to San Diego, California, to be commissioned, has been chosen to host the new laser weapon technology created by the Office Of Naval Research. The laser weapon is considered a next-generation follow-on to the Laser Weapon System (LaWS) that was ...
Presidency Council head Faiez Serraj visited Libyan naval ship Ibn Ouf at Tripoli's naval base, Abu Sitta, Thursday with Italian ambassador Giuseppe Perrone, to mark the end of maintenance of the ship by Italy. The Libyan naval ship has been operative for a while and is used in operations against illegal ...
The warship left Devonport on Tuesday and will head to Australia, the Far East and the Persian gulf region over the next seven months. It is one of two vessels being deployed to the Pacific amid escalating tensions with North Korea. In August, Theresa may promised Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ...
The Iowa-class battleships will remain museum pieces for the foreseeable future. Still, if the will and the funding were there, there are some very interesting things that could be done with them that would neatly patch holes in the U.S. Navy's force structure--particularly the ability to fight and sink enemy ...
The newly built 25,000-tonne U.S. amphibious warship Portland could test out new laser weapon technology as early as this fall, the service's program manager said this week. The new vessel is headed for California, where the navy will hold its commissioning ceremony in the spring, honoring its entry into ...
Japan has warned Beijing against taking any actions that will damage bilateral ties, after a Chinese military warship and a foreign submarine were seen near disputed islands in the East China Sea on Thursday. The 4,000-ton Jiangkai-II class frigate was spotted at 11 a.m. sailing near the contested waters, ...
Unfortunately for the navy's newest commissioned warship, the weather has not been cooperative. The ship's commanding officer, Cmdr. Todd Peters, decided to delay the departure from Buffalo for three days because weather conditions on Lake Erie. It left on December 20, traveling through the Welland ...
US Naval sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) has ordered a new vessel, to a Jensen design, for assisting its naval ships and submarines in and out of ports. Crowley subsidiary Jensen Maritime Consultants is supplying one of its designs for a 14 m vessel that will become a manoeuvring workhorse for the ...
Moscow, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Navy today blamed Sierra Leone for the clash in the Aegean sea, between the ship Yamal, of the national navy, and a freighter of the aforementioned African country, without serious damages for any of the parts. The ex-commander of the Baltic Sea Fleet, ...
The US Navy's newest littoral combat ship, unveiled by shipyard workers in a snow-covered ribbon-cutting ceremony on December 16, was supposed to have completed its journey to Florida by now, but is instead stuck at a port in Canada. "Icy conditions delayed the ship's departure due to a limited number ...
New USS Little Rock commissioned into service. By Avery Schneider & Michael Mroziak • Dec 16, 2017. Eileen Koteras Elibol / WBFO News. The USS Little Rock LCS 9 is now in service to the United States. After months of anticipation, the navy's newest warship was formally commissioned Saturday at ...
Divers found remnants from not one, but three archaeological features off the coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. A Dutch warship, a British steamboat and a lighthouse, which sounds like the beginning of an extremely nerdy joke but is really just a factual list of discoveries. The relics lie near the small ...
One of the navy ships involved in the series of collisions in the western Pacific last year departed for another deployment Thursday. The bow of the USS Lake Champlain dockside in San Diego, January 4, 2018. Photo by Steve Walsh. The bow of the USS Lake Champlain dockside in San Diego, January 4, ...
The Russian Navy's Yantar ocean survey ship has been conducting a search for the wreckage of the missing Argentine submarine ARA San Juan. The vessel has been involved in the search - in support of Argentina's navy - for the last month. ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric sub, left the port ...
INTERLACHEN -- A US Navy sailor from Central Florida who vanished without a trace from the USS Shiloh as the ship cruised across Southeast Asia in June was found hiding on board almost a week after he was reported missing, according to a new report. With his comrades fearing he was lost at sea, ...
Warship Aid Spotlights Malaysia-Philippines Naval Ties. The humanitarian assistance dispatched was just the most recent instance of wider collaboration between the two sides despite remaining differences. By Prashanth Parameswaran for The Diplomat. January 03, 2018. Over the weekend, a Malaysian naval vessel ...
Gary Rehm Jr. among the dead in U.S. Navy ship crash. Lisa Roberson. By Lisa Roberson | The Chronicle-Telegram. Published on Dec. 31, 2017. a1clrmugrehm-jpg. Gary Rehm Jr. of Elyria was one of seven sailors killed when a U.S. navy ship collided with another. PHOTO PROVIDED. Rehm-Memorial-4-jpg.
SYDNEY: An Australian warship has seized almost eight tonnes of hashish in the Arabian Sea, with the defence department on Saturday estimating its street value at Aus$415 million. HMAS Warramunga has also confiscated 69 kilogrammes of heroin during maritime security manoeuvres in the area over ...
The commander of an Australian navy ship that intercepted a massive illegal drug shipment says it will have an impact of the flow of narcotics around the world. The crew of HMAS Warramunga seized almost eight tonnes of hashish and 69kg of heroin, estimated to be valued at $415m, from drug smugglers ...


 

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