Coastal Security

Coastal Security

helicopters

Helicopters have been fulfilling an important role in the world’s coastguard fleets, especially for search and rescue operations. The UK’s Coastguard is attempting to...
diesel-electric attack submarine

India has been taking an interest in several Israeli systems for equipping its upgraded submarine fleet. The Indian Navy is slated to commission the...
homeland security

Enhanced icebreaking capabilities are considered to be a US national security imperative as well as important for maintaining shipping lanes through the Arctic region....
coast guard

The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Stratton is patrolling south of the Guatemala-El Salvador border, along the biggest narcotics smuggling corridor in the world, attempting...
situational awareness

Advanced marine electronics systems will be supplied to the US Coast Guard for enhancing situational awareness and navigation capabilities. FLIR Systems has been awarded...
small unmanned aircraft

The US Coast Guard recently completed the system operational verification testing of a small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) on Coast Guard Cutter Stratton, a...
naval

The Turkish government has officially launched an ambitious mission to build the country’s first locally-made frigate. Speaking at a high-profile event, Turkish Defense Minister,...
unmanned vessel

The US navy is expanding the mission capabilities of its experimental submarine-hunting drone ship so that it can engage in surface warfare missions, fire...
undersea surveillance

Lockheed Martin Corp. is being awarded a contract modification for the production and support of Acoustic Rapid Commercial off-the-shelf Insertion (A-RCI) systems for the...

Boeing’s UAV manufacturer Insitu recently showcased its newest wide-area maritime surface search and identification technology for representatives from the UK Royal Navy as well...

Several shark-spotting surveillance drones will be used to improve beach patrols’ precision in Western Australia's South West. Fisheries minister, Joe Francis, claimed the $88,000...

The government of the Northern district, Punjab, in India has offered to put its own UAVs in the sky and patrol boats in the...

By ARIE EGOZI With the rising cost of maritime security, government agencies are interested in smaller, highly versatile boats that can be called upon to...

Advanced Grach visual optical interference stations "blind" enemy troops and electro-optic devices, such as night vision equipment, binocular glasses and laser ranging devices with bright...

Liquid Robotics, designer and manufacturer of Wave Gliders wave- and solar-powered unmanned ocean robots, announced a new business and technology partnership with Maritime Robotics,...

In the wake of several terrorist attacks in European countries, including France, armed French police have begun patrols on cross-Channel ferries in a bid...

South Korea's Navy launched a new fast patrol boat to help counter North Korea's hovercraft force along its maritime demarcation line. The Navy statement...

By ARIE EGOZI The recent cooperation agreements between Brazilian and Israeli companies have many reasons but one stands out very clearly - Brazil wants to...

Vickie Zisman With the global recession in full swing for 8 years now and no improvement on the horizon, 2016 bearing especially bearish news, the...

Designated Coastal & Island Defense System (CIDS) the system provides authorities with the tools to enforce national sovereignty over coastal areas, islands and archipelagos,...

Malaysia announced a new contract with Airbus Defence & Space on 17 December 2015 for five Spexer 2000 Coastal radars, for an unspecified price....

Singapore’s Microfine Materials Technologies has won a defense prize for collaborating with DSO National Laboratories to design and build an unmanned underwater vessel that...