Search Results We've found 14 articles


  • Naval Warfare

    OCEA unveils new offshore support vessel design

    22nd October 2020

    OSV 250 is designed to fulfil a broad range of missions, from hygrographic and oceanic surveys to MCM and SAR

  • Naval Warfare

    OCEA launches research vessel for Nigeria

    28th September 2020

    A new vessel for the Nigerian Navy was launched on 24 September at the OCEA shipyard in Les Sables d'Olonne, France. The hydrographic research vessel ...

  • Naval Warfare

    Damen begins LST 100 build for Nigerian Navy

    19th February 2020

    Damen Shipyards Sharjah in the UAE has commenced construction of the LST 100 landing craft for the Nigerian Navy with a keel-laying ceremony. The LST ...

  • Naval Warfare

    PMSA’s largest patrol ship soon to arrive in Pakistan

    24th August 2018

    The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) is set to imminently receive its largest OPV, the Chinese-built PMSS Kashmir, after it departed China on 26 July. ...

  • Naval Warfare

    Philippines enters the missile age

    10th August 2018

    The Philippines fired a missile for the first time in its history from aboard a Multipurpose Assault Craft (MPAC) Mk 3 vessel on 9 August. ...

  • Naval Warfare

    Pirate attacks persist in West Africa

    27th October 2017

    As 2017 draws to a close, the threat of pirate attacks in the waters of West Africa continues to affect civil and commercial operators. Just ...

  • Naval Warfare

    Nigerian Navy commissions new FPB 72 patrol vessels

    3rd October 2017

    The Nigerian Navy commissioned into service two new FPB 72 Mk II patrol vessels, the NNS Shiroro (P185) and NNS Ose (P186), following their official ...

  • Naval Warfare

    Homeland receives third Damen patrol vessel

    31st August 2017

    Nigeria’s Homeland Integrated Offshore Services has taken delivery of a third Damen 3307 patrol vessel in Lagos, Nigeria, Damen announced on 29 August.  Guardian 3, along ...

  • Naval Warfare

    USGC transfers cutter to Vietnam

    1st June 2017

    The US Coast Guard (USCG) has transferred the decommissioned Hamilton class high endurance cutter WHEC 722 to the Vietnam Coast Guard, the USCG announced on ...

  • Defence Notes

    Analysis: China gains ground in Africa

    6th October 2016

    Throughout the Cold War era, several sub-Saharan African countries turned to the People’s Republic of China (PRC) to procure equipment for their armed forces. With ...

  • Naval Warfare

    Sri Lanka sells patrol vessels to Nigeria

    11th May 2016

    The Sri Lanka Navy has sold nine indigenously-built small patrol vessels to the Nigerian Navy, marking the country's first government naval export deal. The Sri ...

  • Naval Warfare

    HIOSL set for new patrol vessel delivery

    29th October 2015

    Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Limited (HIOSL) is set to take delivery of a new Damen Fast Crew Supplier 3307 Patrol vessel following the completion of ...

  • Naval Warfare

    IMDEX Asia: Second US Coast Guard cutter for Bangladesh Navy

    15th May 2015

    The US Coast Guard (USCG) has transferred a second cutter to the Bangladesh Navy during an official signing ceremony held earlier this month on Coast ...

  • Naval Warfare

    West African states working on multinational security structure

    23rd April 2015

    West African states are working together to implement an agreement that will produce a multinational structure to combat elements such as piracy, drug trafficking, illegal ...

Results from Shephard Plus

  • Sea: procedural training

    Polaris Navy Bridge Trainer

    The Polaris Navy Bridge Trainer simulates the bridge of a specific class of naval vessel, or as a generic bridge suitable for training personnel from ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    Italian Navy AW101 FMS

    Under subcontract to Leonardo Helicopters, CAE developed an AW101 FMS for the Italian Navy. This includes a full-mission flight simulator for training pilots and the ...

  • OPVs

    Philippine Navy OPV

    Australian company Austal unveiled its proposed design for the Philippine Navy's (PN) offshore patrol vessel (OPV) requirement at Pacific 2019. The affordable steel hull design ...

  • US Navy T-44C training services

    In late 2013, CAE received a contract to provide the USN with comprehensive T-44C aircrew training services at NAS Corpus Christi, Texas. CAE USA is ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    Royal Danish Navy MH-60R MOFT

    In January 2014, CAE was awarded an FMS contract by the USN to develop an MH-60R mission operational flight trainer (MOFT) for the Royal Danish ...

  • Sealift/replenishment vessels

    LST 100

    The Landing Ship Transport (LST) 100 has been designed by the Dutch company Damen with one vessel currently under construction for the Nigerian Navy. The ...

  • Fast attack/patrol craft and interceptors

    FPB 110 MKII

    The FPB 110 MKII fast patrol boat is intended for maritime patrolling, protection, law enforcement, counter-piracy and SAR missions in the EEZ. The vessel design ...

  • Frigates

    Hamilton Class

    The Hamilton-class cutter was originally the largest class of vessels operated by the US Coast Guard (USCG) before being replaced by the Legend class. 12 ...

  • Patrol boats

    FPB 72 Mark II

    The FPB 72 Mark II is a class of fast patrol vessels designed for carrying out maritime patrols with navies and coast guard agencies. It ...

  • Patrol boats

    FPB 110

    The FPB 110 is a class of multi-role fast patrol vessels designed for carrying out maritime patrols with navies and coast guard agencies. It can ...

  • Minehunters


    The Lerici and Gaeta classes of minehunters are in service with the Italian Navy, and modified Gaeta variants entered into service with the Royal Australian ...

  • Maritime patrol

    ATR 42/72 MP

    Built by the Franco-Italian ATR consortium, a JV between Airbus and Leonardo, 20 ATR 72 MP MPAs are fitted with mission equipment by Alenia Aermacchi ...

  • Fast attack/patrol craft and interceptors

    Shaldag Mk II

    The Shaldag Mk II is a variant of the Shaldag-class fast patrol boats (FPBs) built by Israel Shipyards and first launched in 1989 as a multi-mission vessel ...

  • Military helicopters - transport/heavy lift


    The AW101 – an evolution of the EH101 – is a three-engine, heavy helicopter that meets both civil and military mission requirements. It is known also as Merlin. The ...

  • OPVs


    The P18N offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) in service with Nigeria are a variation of the Chinese Type 056 corvette. Two P18N vessels have been built ...