BAE Systems has received a $245 million contract from the UK Ministry
of Defence (MOD) to provide the gun system, known as the Maritime Indirect
Fires System (MIFS), for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship. This award
follows the MOD’s announcement of BAE Systems as the preferred
bidder last year after a competitive process. Read
The 14th BALT-MILITARY-EXPO (BME) Baltic Military Fair is held June
20-22, 2016 at the AMBEREXPO Exhibition & Convention Centre, Gdansk.
BME is held in close partnership with Poland’s Ministry of National
Defence and the Polish Navy Command & Staff. Follow the 2016 event
with Navy Recognition on site show coverage.
Link to Balt Military Expo 2016 Online Show Daily Coverage
The French Navy (Marine Nationale) naval aviation officially retired
the Super Etendard Modernisé (SEM) carrier-borne strike fighter
aircraft one week ago (July 12, 2016) during a ceremony at Landivisiau
Naval Air Base in Brittany. Navy Recognition attended the event.