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New Houthi weapon emerges: a drone boat

The Houthi boat that attacked and hit a Saudi frigate Jan. 30 in the Red Sea, reported earlier as a…

Experts: Military readiness depends on better firepower

Analysts say upgrades and new research on munitions is needed to give U.S. forces the edge over pote…

Norway's defense sector seeks lift through submarine deal with ThyssenKrupp

The defense-industrial component of the deal is expected to generate valuable contracts over the lon…

Canadian minister defends naval project after Fincantieri criticism

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has warned the Canadian government that it won’t bid on a new progra…

Interview: Rep. Rob Wittman, the latest in a line of influential chairmen

Speaking with Defense News about the upcoming deliberative session, Virginia Republican Rob Wittman…

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New Houthi weapon emerges: a drone boat

The Houthi boat that attacked and hit a Saudi frigate Jan. 30 in the Red Sea, reported earlier as a…

Experts: Military readiness depends on better firepower

Analysts say upgrades and new research on munitions is needed to give U.S. forces the edge over pote…

Norway's defense sector seeks lift through submarine deal with ThyssenKrupp

The defense-industrial component of the deal is expected to generate valuable contracts over the lon…

Canadian minister defends naval project after Fincantieri criticism

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has warned the Canadian government that it won’t bid on a new progra…

Interview: Rep. Rob Wittman, the latest in a line of influential chairmen

Speaking with Defense News about the upcoming deliberative session, Virginia Republican Rob Wittman…

US Coast Guard urged to step up requirements

If one California congressman has his way, the U.S. Coast Guard will begin asking for what it needs…

Commentary: US Coast Guard deserves military-level funding

The Coast Guard is a military service and should be funded like one, says Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Cali…

US Navy beefs up Red Sea presence

Responding to a growing number of dangerous incidents in waters around Yemen, the U.S. Navy is expan…

China upgrades military infrastructure on South China Sea islands, report claims

China is continuing to expand its construction activities in a second group of disputed South China…

Unmanned warfare office eliminated in US Navy shuffle

A U.S. Navy office set up less than two years ago to oversee the warfare development of unmanned sys…

Aero India: New single-engine fighters to be star attractions

Here's what you can expect at this year's Aero India event.

Taiwan to upgrade indigenous missile capabilities

Taiwan is reportedly pushing ahead with plans to upgrade its indigenous anti-ship and air-to-air mis…

Grounded: Nearly two-thirds of US Navy’s strike fighters can’t fly

Overall, more than half the Navy’s aircraft are grounded, most because there isn’t enough money to f…

Losing vendor in Norway sub deal hopes for another chance

France's DCNS hopes the last word in Oslo's pick of Germany's ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems has yet to…

Norway joins forces with Germany to procure new submarines

In the fierce competition between the two remaining bidders, Germany's TKMS beat out France's DCNS.

Analysis: Chinese aircraft carrier program progressing substantially into the new year

China continues to make strides in its aircraft carrier program, with a number of milestones achieve…