navigation-background arrow-down-circle Reply Icon Show More Heart Delete Icon wiki-circle wiki-square wiki arrow-up-circle add-circle add-square add arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up calendar-circle chat-bubble-2 chat-bubble check-circle check close contact-us credit-card drag menu email embed facebook-circle snapchat-circle facebook-square facebook faq-circle faq film gear google-circle google-square googleplus history home instagram-circle instagram-square instagram linkedin-circle linkedin-square linkedin load monitor Video Player Play Icon person pinterest-circle pinterest-square pinterest play readlist remove-circle remove-square remove search share share2 sign-out star trailer trash twitter-circle twitter-square twitter youtube-circle youtube-square youtube

Sea power underpinning US response to Korea

The aircraft carrier Carl Vinson is operating in the Philippine Sea and, according to the head of U.…

Trump administration needs a bigger and badder Coast Guard [Commentary]

Budget cuts to the Coast Guard have reduced its ability to adequately patrol the seaward approaches…

China launches its first locally built aircraft carrier

The new carrier is based closely on the PLAN’s sole operational aircraft carrier, Liaoning, with an…

Missile submarine joins US naval 'armada' in Korea

It may not be “far more powerful than the aircraft carrier” — as President Trump said in a recent in…

DCNS, Thales jointly secure $4B French frigate deal

The deal grants DCNS and Thales the status of joint prime contractors on the warship, sharing the re…

Sign up to get the top defense industry news from our Daily News Roundup:

Featured Content

LCS Tests 'Exceptionally Well' in Shock Trials

A US Navy littoral combat ship successfully survived a series of three 10,000-pound explosions in te…

Israeli Navy Eyes Next Threat: Narco-Subs

The Israeli Navy is preparing for its next challenge: small, stealthy narco-submarines.

Headlines

Sea power underpinning US response to Korea

The aircraft carrier Carl Vinson is operating in the Philippine Sea and, according to the head of U.…

Trump administration needs a bigger and badder Coast Guard [Commentary]

Budget cuts to the Coast Guard have reduced its ability to adequately patrol the seaward approaches…

China launches its first locally built aircraft carrier

The new carrier is based closely on the PLAN’s sole operational aircraft carrier, Liaoning, with an…

Missile submarine joins US naval 'armada' in Korea

It may not be “far more powerful than the aircraft carrier” — as President Trump said in a recent in…

DCNS, Thales jointly secure $4B French frigate deal

The deal grants DCNS and Thales the status of joint prime contractors on the warship, sharing the re…

China set to launch second aircraft carrier

Its formal launch appears imminent, even as the country continues development work on other aspects…

Japanese warships join with carrier Vinson on exercises

Two Japanese destroyers joined up with the Carl Vinson carrier strike group in the Philippine Sea Su…

Carried away: The inside story of how the Carl Vinson's canceled port visit sparked a global crisis

This behind-the-scenes account is based on interviews with nearly a dozen defense officials in Washi…

South Korea develops missile with flight path-changing capability

The Tactical Surface Launch Missile can deploy an unspecified number of submunitions against an area…

India, South Korea sign agreement to build warships

India and South Korea inked a memorandum of understanding on Friday in India to cooperate in shipbui…

Britain, MBDA cut trio of missile-related deals worth $690M

The deals are likely to be the last defense equipment announcement for a while following Prime Minis…

Indian Navy's modernization plans in jeopardy

"Our Achilles' heel is our lethargic military-industrial complex, managed by bureaucrats and scienti…

Russian navy visits Philippines as Duterte tightens ties with US foes

The guided-missile cruiser Varyag, accompanied by the fuel tanker ship, Pechenge, are on a four-day…

Israeli Navy backs Netanyahu’s submarine scheme

A new Navy plan, as articulated in an authorized interview with a senior officer, puts the service s…

Women in the military: US Navy redesigning its submarines

Every submarine in the U.S. fleet was designed with the height, reach and strength of men in mind, f…

Taiwan's Navy seeks first indigenous landing platform dock

The winning bidder will build the ship according to a design prepared by the Navy, which calls for a…