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Turkish Submarine Order Kicks Off Thyssen Restructuring

Turkish Submarine Order Kicks Off Thyssen Restructuring

The EUR 2.0 billion order for six U 214 submarine material packages placed with ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems by the Republic of Turkey has entered into force with receipt of the advance payment. As a longstanding partner and supplier to the […]


Analysis of the Navy’s Fiscal Year 2012 Shipbuilding Plan

Analysis of the Navy’s Fiscal Year 2012 Shipbuilding Plan

Since 2006, CBO has performed an independent analysis of the Navy’s annual long-term shipbuilding plan at the request of the House Armed Services Committee. The latest in that series, a CBO report released today summarizes the ship inventory goals and […]


Second Mesma AIP Ready for Shipment to Pakistan

Second Mesma AIP Ready for Shipment to Pakistan

DCNS is ready to ship the second of three Mesma air-independent propulsion modules ordered by the Pakistan Navy for its DCNS-designed Agosta 90B submarines. This module will be installed as part of a scheduled major refit for one of two […]


Royal Navy takes part in largest submarine rescue exercise

Royal Navy takes part in largest submarine rescue exercise

Royal Navy personnel have joined 2,000 sailors from 13 nations for the world’s largest submarine rescue exercise, off the south-eastern tip of Spain. The ten days of NATO Exercise Bold Monarch witnessed an international effort to bring trapped submariners from […]


CSA: Safety Paramount for RN Nuclear Submarine Reactors

CSA: Safety Paramount for RN Nuclear Submarine Reactors

Following the recent announcement that the next generation of submarines to carry the UK’s nuclear deterrent will be powered by a new nuclear propulsion system, the MOD’s Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Mark Welland, here discusses the safety of the Navy’s […]


The Global Submarine Market 2011-2021

The Global Submarine Market 2011-2021

This report offers detailed analysis of the global submarine market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector. It covers the key technological and market trends in the submarine market. It further […]


UK MoD Announces Plans for New Nuclear Deterrent

UK MoD Announces Plans for New Nuclear Deterrent

Defence Secretary Dr Liam Fox has today announced that approval has been given for the early phase of design of the submarine that will deliver the UK’s nuclear deterrent well into the 2060s. The submarines that will replace the existing […]


Taiwan renews bid to buy subs, F-16s from US

Taiwan renews bid to buy subs, F-16s from US

Taiwan on Sunday said it was still pursuing its bid to buy eight submarines and dozens of F-16 fighters from the United States despite warming relations with former arch-rival China. The Taipei-based China Times reported Sunday that Taiwan had decided […]


DCNS at LAAD Exhibition in Brazil

DCNS at LAAD Exhibition in Brazil

DCNS is a major player in the European and world markets for value-added naval defence systems. As a naval prime contractor, shipbuilder and systems integrator, DCNS combines resources and expertise spanning the naval defence value chain and entire system lifecycles. […]


 
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