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Babcock and HHI partners for Canadian Patrol Submarine Project

Babcock Canada has signed a Technical Cooperation Agreement with South Korean shipbuilder HD Hyundai Heavy Industries to collaborate on the Canadian Patrol Submarine Project...
KSS-III diesel-electric attack submarine (SSK) ROKS Ahn Mu

South Korean navy takes delivery of second KSS-III SSK

The Republic of Korea Navy (RoKN) has received its second 3,000 tonne KSS-III diesel-electric attack submarine (SSK) ROKS Ahn Mu during a ceremony held...
PKX-B Chamsuri KPMR 211 Class, Batch-I

GE Marine’s LM500 to Power ROKN’s PKX-B Batch-II Patrol Boats

The Republic of Korea’s Navy has selected GE Marine’s LM500 gas turbines to power the first four PKX-B Batch-II ships. Two LM500s, each rated...
Dokdo-class vessels

Korean navy helicopter carrier slated for upgrades

The South Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has awarded a ₩180.8 billion (US$136 million) contract to local shipbuilder HJ Shipbuilding and Construction (HJSC)...
US Marine Corps

Budget versus Necessity – How New, How Soon?

Airbus, Bell, Leonardo and Sikorsky participated in an AMR survey to gauge their perspectives of business opportunities within the Asia-Pacific military rotorcraft market over...

JMSDF hosts multinational fleet review

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) hosted the latest iteration of its international fleet review (IFR) in the waters of Sagami Bay south of...

KAI contracted to develop Korean Marine Corps Attack Helo

Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has been awarded a contract to develop a multirole attack helicopter for the Republic of Korea Marine Corps (RoKMC), which...
KSS-III

Hanwha Group moves to acquire shipbuilder DSME

South Korea's Hanwha Group announced on 26 September that it has entered into a preliminary agreement with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), one...
KAI KF-21N naval combat aircraft

DX Korea 2022: KAI unveils KF-21N carrierborne combat aircraft development plans

Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has disclosed its interest to develop a carrierborne version of its 4.5-generation KF-21 multirole combat aircraft. A model of the...

Hyundai Heavy Industries launches first KDX-III Batch 2 destroyer

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has launched the lead ship for the second and improved batch of three Sejong Daewang (KDX-III)-class guided-missile...

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