USMMA Alumni Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Misconduct

The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association and Foundation (AAF) has announced the creation of a Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment to address sexual misconduct at...

LM to Upgrade Navy’s Shipboard Electronic Warfare Systems

Lockheed Martincontinues to make technological advances in its electronic warfare portfolio that will keep the warfighter a step ahead. The U.S. Navy awarded the company an initial $148.9M contract for full rate production...

7th Annual Surface Warships Conference (Learn More)

AST is delighted to announce that the seventh annual Surface Warships Conference will be held at the Hilton London Docklands Riverside, London, UK between 24th and 26th January 2017. This year will...

From Under the Sea to Up in the Air: First UUA Launch from UUV

Lockheed Martin recently demonstrated the versatility and adaptability that its unmanned systems bring to complex missions. Successfully launching Vector Hawk, a small, unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), on command from the Marlin MK2 autonomous...

Raytheon Chosen for Cyber Research & Support to US Navy

Raytheon has been awarded a $98 million contract by the U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Pacific for cyberspace science, research, engineering and technology integration. "Our team combines Raytheon's warfighting experience,...

Port Program Strengthens Maritime, Freight Infrastructure

Posted by Maritime Administrator Paul “Chip” Jaenichen During my recent travels to California, I joined state and local leaders to commemorate the transfer of 125 acres of property to the City of...

Navy’s Longest Range Surface-to-Air Intercept in Naval History

In the longest range surface-to-air intercept of its kind in naval history, a Raytheon Company Standard Missile-6 successfully destroyed an over-the-horizon, threat target. The mission also demonstrated the combat capabilities that SM-6...

Behind the Scenes: Coast Guard Search & Rescue

By Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll “Mariners in the vicinity of Great Point Nantucket Sound, be on the lookout for three persons in the water…” Coast Guard Petty Officer...