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FINCANTIERI BEGINS WORK ON THE FIRST PATROL VESSEL FOR QATAR

The steel cutting ceremony of the first patrol vessel (OPV – Offshore Patrol Vessel) ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition programme, took place today at the Muggiano (La Spezia) yard. In the awarding of this prestigious contract, Fincantieri has prevailed over other …

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General Dynamics to Deliver Advanced HF Communications Capability for U.S. Navy Digital Modular Radio

The U.S. Navy awarded a contract modification to General Dynamics Mission Systems to improve high-frequency (HF) communications for the Navy’s four-channel, AN/USC-61(C) Digital Modular Radios (DMR). The 3G High-frequency 3rd Generation Automatic Link Establishment (ALE) increases transmission rates from radio to radio by 24 percent and reduces static and other …

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Fratelli Neri S.p.A. Orders Three Vessels from Damen

Fratelli Neri S.p.A., the family-owned, Livorno-based harbour towage company, has ordered on the 21st of July three new Damen vessels; an ASD Tug 2913, a Stan Tug 1606 and a Stan Launch 1305, the last for its subsidiary company Labromare, which is 50% owned by Tripmare S.p.A. All three vessels …

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