South Korean shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries in mid-February started construction on the first KDX-III Batch-II AEGIS destroyer for the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy.
Tag Archives : ROK Navy
RoK Navy Issues New Images of LPX-II as it Tries to Gain Public Support for Aircraft Carrier Program
11 Feb 2021
On 4 February 2021, the Republic of Korea (RoK) Navy held a seminar to actively promote the LPX-II Light Aircraft Carrier program to South Korea's public.
05 Jan 2021
LIG Nex1 will participate in an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) system development project that will greatly enhance the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy's ability to deal with naval mines.
04 Jan 2021
The Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy today commissioned its second Daegu-class FFX Batch II frigate. ROKS Gyeongnam was built by local shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and launched on 21 June 2019.
04 Jan 2021
On 30 December 2020, details for South Korea's LPX-II light aircraft carrier were finalized and the necessary budget was officially allocated in the 2020~2024 Mid-Term Defense Plan (국방중기계획).
15 Dec 2020
South Korea has selected Sikorsky's MH-60R Seahawk maritime helicopter for the ROK Navy's MOH Batch 2 requirement...
03 Dec 2020
The United States' State Department approved a possible Foreign Military Sale (FMS) to the Republic of Korea (ROK) of two Phalanx Close-In Weapons Systems (CIWS). These will be fitted aboard the ROK Navy's first KDX III Batch II Destroyer.
12 Nov 2020
DSIT has been awarded a contract for the supply of its Portable Acoustic Range (PAR) system to the Republic of Korea.
10 Nov 2020
South Korea launched its second Dosan Ahn Changho-class (KSS III program) submarine today...
27 Oct 2020
British naval industry is gearing up to propose technology transfer for the ROK Navy’s LPX-II light aircraft carrier program...