Tag Archives: Qatar

Fincantieri Lays Keel Of Qatar’s Air Defense LPD

The keel laying of the amphibious vessel (LPD – Landing Platform Dock) ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition program, took place at the Palermo shipyard. The ceremony, held in a restricted format and in full compliance with anti-contagion requirements, was attended by …

Read More »

Fincantieri: second Corvette for Qatar delivered

The delivery of the corvette “Damsah”, the second of the Al Zubarah-class of four vessels ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition program, took place today at the Muggiano (La Spezia) shipyard. The ceremony, held in a restricted format and in full compliance …

Read More »

QATAR PROGRAM NH-90 ACHIEVES 2000 FLIGHT HOURS

The strategic cooperation between Italian Army Aviation, Qatari Emiri Air Force (QEAF) and Leonardo Company allowed to achieve 2000 flight hours in training Qatari crews on board of NH-90 helicopter. Professional training for Qatari personnel is one of the most important activities carried out by the Army Aviation and this …

Read More »

 Leonardo to enhance naval surveillance of Qatar 

from right: Pasquale Di Bartolomeo, Leonardo’s Chief Commercial Officer; H.E. Maj. Gen. (Sea) Abdullah bin Hassan Al Sulaiti, Commander of QENF; Lorenzo Mariani, MBDA Italy Chief Executive Officer.

 Leonardo will provide the Qatari Emiri Naval Forces (QENF) with a Naval Operation Centre (NOC) to ensure monitoring and control of territorial water, Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and adjacent waters and, at the same time, to enhance cooperation with other national agencies in charge of maritime security. The Centre leverages …

Read More »

GA-ASI to Feature Full-Size SeaGuardian at DIMDEX

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) will feature an actual SeaGuardian® Unmanned Aircraft System as part of its display at the upcoming Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX). DIMDEX is organized by the Qatar Armed Forces and will be held at the Qatar National Convention Center on March …

Read More »