Keel Laying Ceremony of Second MILGEM Class Corvette for Pakistan Navy held in Istanbul

April 30, 2021 – Keel laying ceremony of the second MILGEM Class Corvette being constructed for the Pakistan Navy was held today at Istanbul Naval Shipyard (INSY), Turkey. Commodore Ehsan Ahmed Khan, Chief Naval Overseer (Turkey) of Pakistan Navy stationed at Istanbul Naval Shipyard was the chief guest. Senior management of M/s ASFAT, INSY, representatives from Turkish Lloyd and other…

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EDA to Support European Patrol Corvette Project

January 4, 2020 – EDA’s Steering Board recently approved the launch of a specific EDA ad hoc project which will contribute to the implementation of a Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) project aimed at developing a European Patrol Corvette. Italy, which leads a group of four PESCO participating countries involved in EPC (together with France, Spain and Greece), had requested the…

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Amur Shipyard Receives Contract for Project 20380 missile corvettes

August 25, 2020 (Google Translation) – Russia’s Defense Ministry signed a contract with the Amur Shipyard on building Project 20380 corvettes, Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko announced on Tuesday. The signing ceremony took place at the Army-2020 international military and technical forum. In August, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu visited the Amur Shipyard. Project 20380 ships developed by the Almaz…

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Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems, Embraer and Atech to Build Tamandare Class

March 5, 2020 – On March 5th, in Rio de Janeiro, Emgepron, an independent state company, linked to the Ministry of Defense through the Brazilian Navy Command, and Águas Azuis, a company created by thyssenkrupp Marine Systems, Embraer Defense & Security and Atech, signed the contract for building four state-of-the-art Tamandaré Class Ships, with deliveries scheduled between 2025 and 2028.…

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