Latest Submarine manufacturing News

China holds aircraft carrier drills in waters near Taiwan

Apr. 06, 2021 04:48 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China is holding naval drills involving an aircraft carrier battlegroup near Taiwan it says are aimed at safeguarding Chinese sovereignty, an apparent reference to Beijing's claim to the self-governed island. The navy said the exercises involving the...

Submarine maker to add jobs with $39 billion backlog in work

Feb. 01, 2021 14:51 PM EST

GROTON, Conn. (AP) — The General Dynamics Electric Boat division plans to add 2,200 jobs this year in Connecticut and Rhode Island as it tackles a $39 billion backlog of work, the submarine maker's top executive said Monday. Kevin Graney, EB's president, made the...

After Trump setbacks, Kim Jong Un starts over with Biden

Jan. 22, 2021 00:05 AM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Last year was a disaster for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. He helplessly watched his country's already battered economy decay further amid pandemic border closures while brooding over the collapse of made-for-TV summits with former President...

N.Korea holds huge military parade as Kim vows nuclear might

Jan. 15, 2021 03:57 AM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea displayed new submarine-launched ballistic missiles under development and other military hardware in a parade that underlined leader Kim Jong Un’s defiant calls to expand the country's nuclear weapons program. State media said Kim...