MK 54

Type: Product
Name: MK 54
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Torpedo finds target

Navy has bought 24 new helicopters, which will form NUSQN 725 based at HMAS Albatross.THE navy’s newest helicopter, the MH-60R Romeo, has passed another milestone with the successful firing of its Mk 54 torpedo.Navy has bought 24 new helicopters, which ... [Published South Coast Register - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Armed & Versatile: Sikorsky’s ‘Battlehawk’ Helicopters

AH-60L(click to view larger)The UH-60M Black Hawk is currently the most advanced UH-60/S-70 model, whose variants are in service with the US Army and over 20 other countries around the world. To date, UH-60M customers include the USA, Bahrain, and the ... [Published Defense Industry Daily - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of the Navy: MRECSIILC Circuit Card Assemblies

Agency: Department of the NavyOffice: Naval Sea Systems Command Location: NSLC Mechanicsburg (N65726)Date you need to respond by: 30-July-2014Classification Code: 59 -- Electrical and electronic equipment componentsSolicitation Number: N6572614T0070 Naics ... [Published ITbriefing - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

RAN's test firings of Mk54 LWT from Seahawk

The RAN has completed three test firings of the Mk 54 lightweight torpedo from an MH-60R Seahawk maritime helicopter.You need to be an ADM Premium Online Subscriber to see this article in full ... [Published Australian Defence Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: MK 54, MH-60R Sea Hawk
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Australian Navy’s Romeo helicopter launches Mk54 torpedoes

The Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) MH-60R Romeo maritime combat helicopters have successfully fired Mk54 lightweight torpedoes, as part of the ongoing deployment to the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Centre (AUTEC).During the tests, a Romeo helicopter ... [Published Naval Technology - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

RAN conducts tests of Mk 54 torpedoes from naval helicopter

The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) has completed three test firings of the Mk 54 lightweight torpedo from an MH-60R Seahawk maritime helicopter, a Department of Defence spokesperson confirmed on 21 July.The test firings were conducted at the US Navy's (USN's) ... [Published Jane's - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 2 reports

NUSQN 725 Successfully launches first Mk 54 torpedo

In only seven months of operating the MH-60R ‘Romeo’ Maritime Combat Helicopter, NUSQN 725 has achieved successful Mk 54 torpedo firings during the current deployment to the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Centre (AUTEC).In a Royal Australian ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Raytheon to integrate torpedoes on Turkish Navy’s ATR-72-600ASW aircraft

Raytheon has been awarded a contract by Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi to provide engineering services support for the integration of MK 54 and MK 46 torpedoes onto the Turkish Navy's ATR-72-600ASW maritime patrol aircraft.Under the $5.7m ... [Published Naval Technology - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 5 reports

Alenia Aermacchi taps Raytheon for torpedo integration work

LONDON, July 17 (UPI) -- Integration of torpedoes onto maritime patrol aircraft for Turkey will be conducted by Raytheon under a contract from Alenia Aermacchi.The 31-month engineering support services award is worth $5.7 million.Raytheon said its services ... [Published UPI - Jul 17 2014]
First reported May 15 2014 - Updated May 15 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey Requests MK 48 Torpedoes From USA

On 12 May 2014, the State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Turkey for MK 48 Mod 6 Advanced Technology All-Up-Round (AUR) Warshot torpedoes and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support ... [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - May 15 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Torpedo Launchers

Whilst we are on the subject of torpedo launchers. J+S Limited of Barnstable have just won a contract to supply the Royal Thai Navy (via DSME) with an integrated torpedo launcher for their new frigate design, the DW 300H The contract was agreed ... [Published Think Defence - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Feb 05 2014 - Updated Feb 05 2014 - 1 reports

Finaly: US Navy Warships On Black Sea

After week of discussions and very cold war like tug of words between Russia and USA, two US Navy warships have passed through the Turkish Straits. The first ship, LCC-20 USS Mount Whitney, the flag-ship of the US 6. Fleet made her passage on 4 February ... [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - Feb 05 2014]

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Maintenance watch supervisor chief petty officer Roderick Stuart said: "The weapons events were a significant achievement for the squadron maintenance teams."
Raytheon Missile Systems vice president of Advanced Missile Systems Dr Thomas Bussing said: "This international partnership takes advantage of Raytheon's deep knowledge of aircraft weapons integration, including the Raytheon-designed MKMK 54 and MK 46 torpedoes."
...Thomas R Bussing, vice president of Advanced Missile Systems at Raytheon Missile Systems. "Raytheon engineers are known worldwide for their expertise and will strive to be valuable team members on this co-development effort."

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Torpedo finds target [Published South Coast Register - Jul 29 2014]
Armed & Versatile: Sikorsky’s ‘Battlehawk’ Heli... [Published Defense Industry Daily - Jul 28 2014]
US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of ... [Published ITbriefing - Jul 24 2014]
RAN's test firings of Mk54 LWT from Seahawk [Published Australian Defence Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
Australian Navy’s Romeo helicopter launches Mk5... [Published Naval Technology - Jul 22 2014]
RAN conducts tests of Mk 54 torpedoes from nava... [Published Jane's - Jul 21 2014]
Navy Romeos fire first Mk 54 torpedoes [Published Australian Aviation Magazine - Jul 21 2014]
NUSQN 725 Successfully launches first Mk 54 tor... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 19 2014]
RAN Working Up On MH-60R, Fires Torpedoes [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jul 18 2014]
Raytheon to integrate torpedoes on Turkish Navy... [Published Naval Technology - Jul 18 2014]
Alenia Aermacchi taps Raytheon for torpedo inte... [Published UPI - Jul 17 2014]
Raytheon awarded torpedo integration contract [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 17 2014]
Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alen... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jul 17 2014]
Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alen... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 17 2014]
Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alen... [Published Reuters - Jul 17 2014]
Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alen... [Published Financial Services - Jul 17 2014]
Turkey Requests MK 48 Torpedoes From USA [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - May 15 2014]
Torpedo Launchers [Published Think Defence - Mar 18 2014]
Finaly: US Navy Warships On Black Sea [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - Feb 05 2014]
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NUSQN 725 Successfully launches first Mk 54 tor... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 19 2014]
In only seven months of operating the MH-60R ‘Romeo’ Maritime Combat Helicopter, NUSQN 725 has achieved successful Mk 54 torpedo firings during the current deployment to the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Centre (AUTEC).In a Royal Australian ...
Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alen... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jul 17 2014]
LONDON - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will serve as weapons integrator for Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi, providing 31 months of engineering services support for integration of MK 54 and MK 46 torpedoes onto the Alenia Aermacchi ATR-72-600ASW ...
Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alen... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 17 2014]
Raytheon Company will serve as weapons integrator for Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi, providing 31 months of engineering services support for integration of MK 54 and MK 46 torpedoes onto the Alenia Aermacchi ATR-72-600ASW maritime ...
Turkey Requests MK 48 Torpedoes From USA [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - May 15 2014]
On 12 May 2014, the State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Turkey for MK 48 Mod 6 Advanced Technology All-Up-Round (AUR) Warshot torpedoes and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support ...
Torpedo Launchers [Published Think Defence - Mar 18 2014]
Whilst we are on the subject of torpedo launchers. J+S Limited of Barnstable have just won a contract to supply the Royal Thai Navy (via DSME) with an integrated torpedo launcher for their new frigate design, the DW 300H The contract was agreed ...
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Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alen... [Published Financial Services - Jul 17 2014]
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