South Korea's Agency for Defense Development (ADD) successfully completed the official final launch of K-SLBM, named Hyunmoo 4-4, from the Dosan Ahn Chang-ho submarine (KSS III program) on 15 September 2021.
Tag Archives : ROK Navy
10 Sep 2021
South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) announced today that it has signed a contract with the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) for the construction of the second...
08 Sep 2021
South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) today launched ROKS Pohang (FFG-825), the sixth Daegu-class FFX Batch II frigate for the Republic of Korea Navy (ROK Navy). The event took place at DSME's Okpo Shipyard.
07 Sep 2021
The ROK Navy completed the final phase of the Korean Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile (K-SLBM) development, by successfully launching a ballistic missile from a 3000t submarine under water. South Korea has now officially become the 8th country in the world that possesses indigenous SLBMs.
31 Aug 2021
The ROK Navy conducted a combined naval exercise with the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom on August 30, in the East Sea near the Korean Peninsula.
26 Aug 2021
South Korea's Defense Project Commission Committee (DPCC) has approved the Future Frigate eXperimental (FFX) Batch-IV program. The Korean government will invest KRW 3.51 trillion from 2023 to 2032 for the delivery of six ships.
19 Aug 2021
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction (HHIC) signed a mutual cooperation agreement...
12 Aug 2021
LIG Nex1 has received the highest score in the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN)’s preliminary evaluation process for its close-in weapon system (CIWS)-II program, according to the Seoul Economic Daily. This makes it likely that LIG Nex1 will be designated as the preferred bidder for the program.
09 Jul 2021
Maritime forces from Australia, Japan, Republic of Korea, and the United States met in the waters off the eastern coast of Australia to conduct cooperative maritime exercise Pacific Vanguard (PACVAN) 2021 beginning July 5.