Ceremony Marks Beginning of Construction of the “Classe Tamandaré” Frigates

The beginning of the construction process of four warships, which will be part of the Brazilian Navy Fleet – “Tamandaré Class” Frigates – was marked by a ceremony held on June 21, at thyssenkrupp Estaleiro Brasil Sul, in Itajaí (SC). ). On site, the mockup of the ship was presented, which is a compartment of the Frigate “Classe Tamandaré”. It…

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MBDA’s Sea Ceptor Ordered for Brazilian Navy

June 17, 2021 – MBDA has been awarded a contract to equip the Brazilian Navy’s new Tamandaré-class frigates with the Sea Ceptor air defence missile system. Sea Ceptor is a smart weapon control system (WCS) that together with the fully-active Common Anti-air Modular Missile (CAMM) provides comprehensive self-defence and local area air defence (LAAD). This will enable Brazil’s Tamandaré-class frigates…

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