Saudi Arabia signs deal for 5 Spanish-built warships

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabian Military Industries says it has signed a deal with Spanish state-owned shipbuilder Navantia to establish a joint venture to supply five warships. ...

Global Offshore Patrol Vessel Market 2018-2022| Key Insight and Forecasts| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 4, 2018--The global offshore patrol vessel market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by ...

Sieren’s China: Tension over the South China Sea

Beijing spoke of a "provocation" that was a "serious violation of Chinese sovereignty" after two US warships – the destroyer USS Higgins and the guided missile cruiser USS An...

Taiwan military to expedite production of new navy corvettes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, May 14, the Minister of National Defense Yen Teh-fa (嚴德發) announced that the country would be expediting the construction of new navy corvettes, which the Minis...

Barrett-Jackson Throttles up “Driven Hearts” Campaign to Raise Money and Awareness for Heart Health

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2018--Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions®, will accelerate its “Driven Hearts” campaign, the company’s first-ever yearlong charity...

An ambitious future planned for defense shipbuilding in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – One of the key strategic areas discussed at the Taiwan-U.S. Defense Business Forum in Kaohsiung on May 10 was Taiwan's shipbuilding industry. During the talks Liu S...

Saudi prince visits Spain amid criticism over defense sales

MADRID (AP) — The crown prince of Saudi Arabia is on an official visit to long-time commercial ally Spain, where activists are criticizing past and possible future sales of military equipment to the k...

Russia launches three-day Baltic maneuvers

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian navy has launched drills in the Baltic Sea that have raised worries in NATO member Latvia. The Russian Defense Ministry said the three-day exercises that st...

Penske returns to Rolex with its own version of star cars

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — At first glance, it appeared the days of the "star car" at the Rolex 24 at Daytona were over. Then Roger Penske showed up. Penske has bro...

Feds: Parking lots owner swindled Los Angeles VA out of $11M

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who operated parking lots for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Los Angeles defrauded the agency out of $11 million, using the money to fund a lavish lifestyle that i...

Taiwan Navy eyes helicopter carrier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The navy revealed plans for a proposed helicopter carrier at a naval indigenous shipbuilding exhibition in Keelung Harbor yesterday. The navy detailed its plans to build wh...

Work beginning to repair sinkhole-damaged Corvette

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky museum says a prized Corvette still covered in dirt and debris from its 2014 fall into a sinkhole has been moved from display to undergo repairs. ...

Massacre? Jokes fly in city known for car-eating sinkhole

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — The "massacre" that never happened has Bowling Green in the national news again — something that hasn't happened since a sinkhole swallowed several prized Corvettes at a muse...

Barrett-Jackson 2017 Scottsdale Auction to Feature Incredible Docket of Collectible Chevrolets

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 7, 2016--Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions ®, will feature an incredible docket of collectible Chevrolets during the 46th Annual Barr...

Review: In 'Bleed for This,' a comeback times two

A melee has broken out in the boxing film. The genre's ring is so crowded, a fighter leaning back for a left hook might inadvertently sock the wrong opponent. Training montages could be combined to ma...