• Boeing delivers sixth P-8I aircraft to Indian Navy

    Boeing has delivered the sixth P-8I Neptune long-range maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) to the Indian Navy, the company announced in a statement on 25 November. The aircraft was said to have arrived at Indian Naval Station (INS) Rajali in Arakkonam, southern India, on 24 November. It joins five other

  • China clamps down on military photographers

    Chinese news media have reported that a resident of the port city of Qingdao, the location of the North Sea Fleet's headquarters, has been arrested and is awaiting trial for taking photographs of the naval base from which aircraft carrier Liaoning operates. He is accused of passing the photos to

  • Indonesia threatens missile attacks against intrusions in South China, Celebes seas

    Tensions near the South China Sea region have been raised a notch after Indonesia indicated that it is considering deploying ship-launched missiles against foreign fishing vessels that intrude into its territorial waters. The remark was made by Indonesia's newly appointed co-ordinating minister for

  • Navantia to license-build MTU diesel engines for BAM patrol boats

    Spanish state-owned shipbuilder Navantia has received license approval from German engine manufacturer MTU to build three of the four diesel engines that will power the two new Buque de Acción Marítima (BAM) ocean-going patrol boats it is preparing to build for the Spanish Navy. Only the

  • Australia's Johnston says he wouldn't trust ASC 'to build a canoe'

    Key Points Australian Defence Minister David Johnston has told the Senate that he wouldn't trust state shipbuilder ASC 'to build a canoe' Johnston made the comments after being asked about the status of the AWD programme, which sources have said is up to AUD800 million over budget and rising

Subscribe to Sea Platforms for access to more latest Sea Platforms news, analysis and data
  • China readies indigenous special mission aircraft production

    Chinese state-owned defence equipment firm China Electronics Technology Group Corporation (CETC) revealed that it has entered into an agreement with Austrian light aircraft constructor Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH to indigenously develop and manufacture special mission aircraft based on the DA42

RELEVANT PROFILE LISTINGS

  • EcoMapper

    Type Environmental survey autonomous underwater vehicle. Description The EcoMapper was developed jointly by OceanServer Technology and YSI, as an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) capable of collecting water-quality data. The vehicle is based on the OceanServer Iver2 AUV, but instrumented with

  • H-1750 USV

    Type Unmanned surface vessel (USV). Description H-1750 is a lightweight, portable remote-controlled electric boat designed for applications such as port security, surface and subsurface data collection, scientific research and harbour inspection, and river surveys in a variety of environments.

  • I-1650 USV

    Type Unmanned surface vessel. Description I-1650 is a lightweight, remote-controlled electric boat designed for applications such as port security, surface and subsurface data collection, scientific research and harbour inspections, and river surveys in a variety of environments. The main hull

  • Katana

    Type High-speed unmanned surface vessel (USV). Description Katana is a high-speed USV designed and developed by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for various applications including homeland security, coastal patrol, monitoring offshore installations and pipelines, search and rescue, and for the

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT