TITLE

Corvettes Steaming Ahead

AUTHOR(S)
Hooton, E. R.
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Armada International;Dec/Jan2006, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines corvettes being manufactured worldwide. Corvettes have multi-role platforms that are suitable for asymmetric/littoral operations. The definition, the cost and the number of corvette programs worldwide are mentioned. The design and features of the German Braunschweig (K130) program are detailed.
ACCESSION #
19496904

 

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