Maritime Navigation News

Stunning moment one of 14 F-35 fighters roars into action from runway of Royal Navy's new carrier

Stunning footage has revealed F-35 stealth fighters roaring off the colossal flight deck of the Royal Navy's new flagship aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth.Two squadrons of F-35B Lightning stealth fighters, of the RAF Dambusters and the US Marines Wake Island Avengers, have joined Big Lizzie for drills with allies in the North Sea.The 65…

Trump officials hint at update for US maritime cybersecurity

Written by Shannon Vavra Sep 22, 2020 | CYBERSCOOPThe White House hopes to update U.S. governments approach to its maritime cybersecurity strategy in coming months, according to two senior administration officials.The Trump administrations priorities are to enhance and secure the United States ability to project power at sea and defend against adversarial cyberattacks…

Battlefield Management Systems Market R & D including top key players Harris, Lockheed Martin, North

A new research study from JCMR with title Global Battlefield Management Systems Market Research Report 2029 provides an in-depth assessment of the Battlefield Management Systems including key market trends, upcoming technologies, industry drivers, challenges, regulatory policies & strategies. The research study provides…

Aframax Tanker on the Run After Failed Arrest in Sri Lanka

The Sri Lankan authorities are waiting to see if the vessel returns to their waters. An Aframax tanker is being sought by Sri Lankan authorities after escaping arrest in the country. Officials at the Port of Galle attempted to arrest the Kutch Bay earlier this month on the authority of the High Court of Sri Lanka, but were not able to board it.

All ahead full! Navy DDG stretches legs in full-power trial

One of the Royal Australian Navys newest guided-missile destroyers, HMAS Brisbane, has successfully completed a full-power trial, giving the ship an opportunity to stretch its legs off the coast of Sydney.One of the Royal Australian Navys newest guided-missile destroyers, HMAS Brisbane, has successfully completed a full-power trial…

Maritime Satellite Communication Market projected to reach $3.2 billion by 2025, with a remarkable C

(MENAFN - iCrowdNewsWire) Sep 21, 2020According to a new market research report " Maritime Satellite Communication Market by Component (Solutions and Services), Solution (VSAT and MSS), Service (Tracking and Monitoring, Voice, Video, Data), End User (Merchant Shipping, Offshore, Government), and Region - Global Forecast to 2025″…

World's Largest LNG-Fueled Containership Delivered

The world's largest containership to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) has officially joined the fleet of French container shipping group CMA CGM, during a digital naming ceremony at CSSC’s shipyard in Shanghai.CMA CGM Group’s new flagship, CMA CGM Jacques Saadé, named after the group's founder, is the lead vessel in a series of nine LNG-powered…

How An Aurora May Have Led To The Sinking Of Titanic

KEY POINTSA study explored the possibility that space weather contributed to Titanic disasterWitnesses report of a prominent aurora borealis on the night that the Titanic sankDuring the event, Titanic and nearby vessels experienced communication disruptionsIt's possible that the aurora also led to the rescue of many passengersCould…

Ocean Services, Modelling, Applications, Resources and Technology (O-SMART) SCHEME of the Ministry o

New Delhi: The objectives of O-SMART (Ocean Services, Modelling, Applications, Resources and Technology) scheme of Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), Govt. of India are(1) To generate and regularly update information on Marine Living Resources and their relationship with the physical environment in the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)…

Kineco flags-off Indias first commercial Sonar Dome for Indian Navy

23 Sep 2020  |   04:50am ISTTeam HeraldPANJIM: Goa-based Kineco Limited, a leading composite technology provider for defence, aerospace, railway and industrial sectors, flagged off Indias first-ever commercial Sonar Dome, at the hands of Chief Minister, Pramod Sawant on Tuesday.The Sonar Dome is a critical component of…

The Rise of Turkish Naval Industry

When Pakistan built a 17,000-ton fleet tanker in collaboration with the Turkish defense company STM and when it agreed in 2018 to purchase four corvette warships from Turkey, the deals were a way for the country to bolster its navy. In addition, they were a way for Pakistan to demonstrate its interest in strengthening its maritime capabilities.

Ports US Harbor Maintenance Funding

House of Congress budget debate includes discussion on problem of underfunded harbor maintenanceSome detail of the discussion follows:Unlike the past several years, this year's budget debate included some discussion of the longstanding problem of underfunded harbor maintenance. This recognition of the harbor maintenance issue by the House Budget Committee is a positive small step forward.

Army Corps: Low Mississippi River levels likely to persist into fall

View full sizeRogelio V. Solis / APSome lightly loaded river traffic, such as this set of barges and towboat moving south near Greenville, Miss., still moves along the Mississippi River on Tuesday. However, officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers say low water levels that are restricting shipping traffic, forcing…

Dredging Commences At North Sandy Pond On Lake Ontario – Oswego County Today

SANDY CREEK, NY – Governor Andrew Cuomo yesterday announced the start of dredging at North Sandy Pond in the Oswego County town of Sandy Creek as part of the State’s $15 million REDI Regional Dredging Project.The initiative is addressing a backlog of projects at harbor navigation channels along the southern shore of Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.