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MSD Coffee Klatch with Galucus. The FRSN: Keeping the Mission Active

Interview by Curtis Hand While the coffee is brewing in a machine for someone's cup somewhere, Maritime Security & Defence (MSD) magazine had a primo...

PIRATES DEVELOP BUSINESS À LA NIGERIA

by Michael Meyer Serious kidnapping cases are increasing in the Gulf of Guinea. Battle-hardened pirates are becoming more professional. Politicians and regulators are lagging behind...

MSD TECHNOLOGY PROFILE:  VIDAR FOR COUNTER PIRACY

by Curtis Hand CHALLENGE: Piracy continues to threaten seafarers in strategic waters and EEZs worldwide. Vigilance, preparation, early detection and rapid response remain the best means...

ADRIATIC SECURITY FROM THE CROATIAN PERSPECTIVE

by Igor Tabak (All photos accredited to contributor) The Adriatic, as an enclosed part of the Mediterranean, has a long tradition of maritime commerce, shipbuilding...

EDITORIAL – Britain’s Integrated Review: Setting a Course for Change

by Conrad Waters, Co-Editor in-Chief, Maritime Security & Defence March 2021 saw the conclusion of a long-awaited review of the United Kingdom’s future security and...

Major Order for Bredo in Bremerhaven – Frigate “Baden-Württemberg” is completing its first repairs

translated and edited by Curtis Hand Bredo Dry Docks in Bremerhaven secured the multi-month contract for German Navy's new F125 frigate "Baden-Württemberg" scheduled maintenance. Based...

Babcock to Build on its Busan Base at MADEX 2021

Edited by Curtis Hand, from press release Babcock - the Aerospace, Defence and Security company - is preparing to showcase the breadth and depth of...

Varjo Brings Virtual Reality to Flight Simulators

by Curtis Hand, adapted from press release material Varjo Technologies is working together with a European fighter aircraft manufacturer to revolutionise flight simulators. The Finnish company...

Operation Irini: UN Security Council Renews Inspection Authorisation

from Official Press Release with minor edits by Curtis Hand The UN Security Council renewed the authorisation for inspections by Operation Irini for one more...

Babcock CEO Hosts Arrowhead 140 Engagements in Greece

from Release David Lockwood, Chief Executive Officer, of Babcock International, the aerospace, defence and security company has led a series of meetings in Greece with key...