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Tag Archives : Amphibious Warfare
13 Oct 2021
The French Navy and French Army are currently conducting a joint, large scale, amphibious exercise named Cormoran 21. The goal is to train both services in a high intensity combat scenario representative of what the French Military may face tomorrow.
11 Oct 2021
The advanced Project 23900 versatile amphibious assault ship (LHD) Mitrofan Moskalenko will become the flagship of the Black Sea Fleet, a source in the defense industry told TASS.
27 Sep 2021
Italian photographer Giorgio Arra provided Naval News with pictures showing the future landing craft of the French Navy (Marine Nationale) being tested with Mistral-class LHD Tonnerre.
21 Sep 2021
As national strategic objectives shift focus to littoral regions, the US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) is advancing new approaches to expand the C-130J's runway independence and expeditionary capacity.
25 Aug 2021
The Indian Ministry of Defence issued a request for information intending to procure four Landing Platform Docks (LPDs) for the Indian Navy. The tender is limited to Indian shipyards but those may answer with a foreign partner and design.
22 Aug 2021
The U.S. Navy christened its newest amphibious transport dock, the future USS Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28), during ceremony at the Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Ingalls Division shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.
03 Aug 2021
At Sea Air Space 2021, Austal USA today unveiled its new light amphibious warship (LAW) design for the U.S. Navy.
17 Jun 2021
Exercise Sea Explorer has concluded with about 1800 ADF personnel taking part and for the first time the tactical deployment of M1A1 Abrams tanks was exercised in amphibious operations.
25 May 2021
Northrop Grumman announced that its MQ-8C Fire Scout vertical take off and landing (VTOL) unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) passed the initial fit check aboard U.S. Navy San Antonio-class LPD USS Anchorage (LPD-23) at Naval Base San Diego.