We asked Mr. Tossman what were his first decisions as a leader, the programs in which Kockums is currently involved and the status of the A26 Blekinge-class submarine. We also discussed export opportunities and his opinion on the current consolidation in the European shipbuilding industry.
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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.
Tso-Juei Hsu 25 Jul 2021
July 21,2021, Taiwanese media Liberty Times Net (LTN) reported that the first prototype of Taiwan’s Indigenous Defense Submarine (IDS) is expected to be launched in September 2023.
Martin Manaranche 20 Jul 2021
As a major initiative towards ‘Make in India’, Ministry of Defence (MoD) has issued Request of Proposal (RFP) for the first acquisition programme under the Strategic Partnership Model for construction of six AIP fitted Conventional Submarines named Project 75 (India) [P-75(I)] for the Indian Navy, on July 20, 2021.
Martin Manaranche 19 Jul 2021
Naval Group and the Fleet Support Service sign a new contract for the operational maintenance of the French Navy’s nuclear attack submarines.