- Type 31e frigate with Babcock: The Arrowhead 140 design won the frigate competition
- Thales TACTICOS combat management system for Type 31e
- SEA new trainable decoy launcher
- General Dynamics Mission Systems new Bluefin 12 UUV
- Nexter Thales Rapidfire 40mm naval gun system with 40CTAS (cased telescoped armament system) cannon
Posted by : Xavier Vavasseur
Xavier is based in Paris, France. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems and a Master of Business Administration from Florida Institute of Technology (FIT). Xavier has been covering naval defense topics for nearly a decade.
Xavier Vavasseur 05 Sep 2019
The French Navy (Marine Nationale) named the three (out of five) La Fayette-class frigates selected to receive a mid-life update: The three frigates retained for the comprehensive upgrade are: La Fayette, Courbet and Aconit.
Xavier Vavasseur 09 Dec 2019
Lockheed Martin recently signed a contract with Navantia to equip five new F-110 multimission frigates and their land-based test site (Centro de Integración de Sistemas en Tierra or CIST) – with Lockheed Martin’s first naval installation of its solid state S-band radar. The new F-110 frigates will be built by Spain’s national shipbuilder, Navantia.
Xavier Vavasseur 18 Mar 2020
Damen Shipyards Group and its partner PT PAL recently completed installation and testing of combat systems to the second of the Indonesian Navy (TNI AL)’s SIGMA 10514 Perusak Kawal Rudal (PKR) guided missile frigates, the KRI Gusti Ngurah Rai (332).