GE LM2500 Gas Turbines for Pakistan Navy’s New MILGEM Corvettes

October 6, 2020 – GE Marine announced it has signed a contract with STM (Savunma Teknolojileri Mühendislik Ve Ticaret A.Ş.), Ankara, Turkey, to provide LM2500 marine gas turbines to power the Pakistan Navy’s new MILGEM multipurpose corvettes. STM is the main propulsion system integrator for the MILGEM newbuilds. In July 2018, the Pakistan Navy contracted for four MILGEM corvettes with…

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USS Henry M. Jackson Makes History with 100th Strategic Deterrent Patrol

August 18, 2020 – On Aug. 5, the gold crew of the Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson (SSBN 730) completed a feat few other U.S. Navy submarines have accomplished: the 100th strategic deterrent patrol of their submarine. The crew of Henry M. Jackson deployed earlier this year for their history-making patrol on the 108th anniversary of the birth…

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