The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Navy's new Gowind corvettes will be fitted with VL Mica NG from MBDA in place of ESSM. Naval Group launched the second corvette, Al Emarat, on 13 May 2022.
Tag Archives : Gowind
04 Dec 2021
French shipbuilder Naval Group announced that it has launched the first Gowind corvette for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Navy. The launch ceremony took place today in presence of H.E. Sheikh Saeed bin Hamdan Al-Nahyan, Commander of the UAE Naval Forces.
07 Jan 2021
Alexandria Shipyard on 6 January 2021 handed over El Fateh-class corvette ENS Port Said (976) to the Egyptian Navy.
02 Jul 2020
iXblue has been selected by Naval Group to supply navigation systems for two Gowind corvettes intended for the international market. These two future combat corvettes will be fitted with Marins navigation systems and Netans data distribution & processing units.
30 May 2020
Here is Naval News' Monthly Recap video for May 2020. This month we cover a multi-domain ASuW exercise in Sweden, the new F/A-18 Block III, the construction of France's future replenishment tanker and vessel deliveries in Egypt and Russia.
16 May 2020
The "Luxor", the fourth and final corvette of the El Fateh-class, Gowind 2500 type corvette, was launched at the Alexandria Shipyard on Thursday, May 14, 2020. It is the third corvette of this class built in Egypt.
03 Jul 2019
The Romanian authorities announced today the selection of Naval Group and its partner Santierul Naval Constanta (SNC) for the programme to build four new Gowind multi-mission corvettes, to modernize the T22 frigates and to create a maintenance centre and a training centre.
28 Mar 2019
At LIMA 2019, the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace exhibition, Naval Group unveiled the Combat Management System - Network Centric Interface (CMS-NCI) solution.
14 Mar 2019
Naval Group is significantly increasing its multi-domestic presence in Colombia and Latin America to strengthen its long-lasting cooperation with the navies in the region, the French shipyard announced on March 13 at the Colombiamar exhibition, held from 13-15 in Cartagena de Indias.