In a statement released on January 20, Admiral Yudo Margono, the Chief of Staff of the Indonesian Navy (TNI AL), announced that the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) will transfer a retired corvette to Indonesia.
Tag Archives : South Korea
12 Jan 2022
South Korea's Agency for Defense Development (ADD) proposed a blueprint to deter naval activities of the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN or Chinese Navy) in the West Sea (Yellow Sea) via anti-access/area denial (A2/AD).
16 Dec 2021
On October 6, the ROK Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) officially announced a plan to develop ‘customized deterrente’ in response to North Korea's growing nuclear...
15 Dec 2021
More countries are turning to nuclear-powered submarines. The Royal Australian Navy began the AUKUS program ...
18 Nov 2021
A well-informed source during ADEX 2021 confirmed on the condition of anonymity that the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy will procure 6 P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft...
16 Nov 2021
South Korea's defense budget for the CVX light aircraft carrier project has been significantly decreased again.
16 Nov 2021
While Hanwha and the ROK Marine Corps did not display a mockup of the KAAV-2 (Korean Amphibious Assault Vehicle-2) during ADEX 2021...
12 Nov 2021
South Korean shipbuilder DSME developed a new Mixed Reality-based integrated platform for naval ships. Mixed Reality enables the virtual experience of building a ship, by combining Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR).
09 Nov 2021
On March 26 2010, the ROKS Cheonan was sunk by a North Korean submarine. Today, more than 11 years later, the Daegu-Class or FFX Batch II frigate which bears its name has been launched by Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI).
02 Nov 2021
The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced on October 22nd that the first-in-class KDX-I destroyer (DDH-1) Gwanggaeto the Great was delivered to the Republic of Korea Navy following a major upgrade.