Naval

High protection for Blue, Green and Brown Water Navies: Rheinmetall delivers 300th MASS naval countermeasures system

Rheinmetall is currently celebrating a special anniversary in the field of maritime protection systems. The experts from Rheinmetall Waffe Munition GmbH’s Fronau branch delivered the 300th MASS Multi Ammunition Softkill System. Another special feature: the anniversary customer, the Finnish Navy, was also the system’s first customer. Launched onto the market …

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Damen contracts Hamburg Ship Model Basin for new frigate tests

Damen Shipyards Group and the Hamburg Ship Model Basin have concluded a contract for an extensive series of model tests for the hydrodynamic development of the F126 frigates for the German Navy. Damen Naval and the Hamburg Ship Model Basin (HSVA) today signed the contract for comprehensive cooperation relating to …

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LIONFISH: modular turrets for all scenarios

Leonardo is known the world over for the excellence of its naval artillery, the widely used 76/62 Super Rapido in all of its various versions, and the 127/64 Light Weight. With its latest designed and developed LIONFISH series, Leonardo has consolidated its position as market leader in the small calibre artillery segment as well. The LIONFISH series is …

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Thales and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) combine forces to develop innovative sonar technology to clear the seas from mines

Within the framework of the French-Japanese bilateral Defence agreement, France and Japan have signed a Project Arrangement for the second phase of the cooperation project consisting of the development by Thales and MHI of a dual frequency sonar demonstrator for mine countermeasures aboard an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). While mines …

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