- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsApr 29 07:12 AM
By Tim Kelly, Cyril Altmeyer and Colin Packham TOKYO/PARIS/SYDNEY (Reuters) - In 2014, a blossoming friendship between Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe looked to have all but sewn up a $40 billionsubmarine deal. Then French naval contractor DCNS hatched a bold and seemingly hopeless plan to gatecrash the party. Almost 18 months later, France this ...
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- Reuters via Yahoo! FinanceApr 29 05:14 AM
TOKYO/PARIS/SYDNEY, April 29 (Reuters) - In 2014, a blossoming friendship between Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe looked to have all but sewn up a $40 billion submarine deal. Then French naval contractor DCNS hatched a bold and seemingly hopeless plan to gatecrash the party. Almost 18 months later, France this week secured a remarkable come-from ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 24 12:34 PM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Sunday that it successfully test-fired a ballistic missile from a submarine and warned of its growing ability to cut down its enemies with a "dagger of destruction." South Korea couldn't immediately confirm the claim of success in what marks Pyongyang's latest effort to expand its military might in face of pressure by its neighbors and Washington.
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- Reuters via Yahoo! FinanceApr 25 04:05 PM
SYDNEY/TOKYO, April 26 (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will announce on Tuesday whether France, Germany or Japan is the successful bidder for an A$50 billion ($40 billion) contract to build the country's new fleet of submarines, according to sources. Two sources with knowledge of the negotiations said the contract for the 12 new submarines, a centrepiece of Australia's ...
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- The Financial Express via Yahoo! Finance IndiaApr 30 11:59 PM
Kalvari, Indian Navy's indigenous Scorpene-class submarine, hit the sea for extensive trials on Sunday and with this milestone India's defence preparedness is set to get a shot in the arm. Kalvari, upon its scheduled commissioning in 2016, would lend an enormous fillip to the Indian Navy’s underwater capability. Kalvari is the first of the Indian Navy's Scorpene class stealth submarines being ...
PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates the Keel-Laying of Virginia-Class Submarine Delaware (SSN 791)GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! FinanceApr 30 11:53 AM
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 30, 2016-- Dr. Jill Biden, the Second Lady of the United States and sponsor of the Virginia- class submarine Delaware, visited Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding ...
- New York TimesApr 26 03:33 AM
Australia chose a French company to supply a dozen attack submarines for its navy, rejecting a bid from a Japanese consortium that had been seen as the front-runner.
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- Daily MailApr 30 09:50 AM
The Severodvinsk submarine launched the Kalibr missile to destroy a coastal target in the Arkhangelsk region of Russia, during an Arctic combat drill.
- CNBCApr 27 07:53 AM
When submarine maker Graham Hawkes started designing his next generation of underwater cruisers, he decided to look to the skies instead of the sea.
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- Daily PressApr 29 11:15 AM
The Submarine Delaware. The keel for the Navy’s next Virginia-class submarine will be laid Saturday at Newport News Shipbuilding. The Delaware (SSN 791) is sponsored by Dr. Jill Biden, the wife of Vice-President Joe Biden and the sub will be the 18th. in the Virginia Class.
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