Indigenous Manufacturing of Missile Boats
Tags: FAST attack craft
- Commissioning of 1st Pakistan Navy Fast Attack Craft (Missile). // Hilal;2012, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p37
The article reports that the First Fast Attack Craft Missile PNS AZMAT was commissioned at Xingang Shipyard China.
- Vietnamese Navy to Order Additional Fast Attack Craft. // Sea Power;Dec2003, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p42
Reports on the order of the Vietnamese Navy of fast attack craft from Vympel Design Bureau in Russia. Design of the fast attack craft; Delivery of the first set of aircrafts; Reason of the move of the Navy to order fast attack craft.
- Norway Approves Purchase Of New Skjold-Class FACs. Preston, Antony // Sea Power;Sep2001, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p37
Announces the approval by the Norwegian government to purchase several Skjold-class surface-effect fast attack craft (FAC). Aim of the move; Beneficiary of the decision of the Norwegian government to purchase several FAC; Responsibility assigned to the Kongsberg Group.
- Egypt to Buy Used Ships From Serbia-Montenegro. // Sea Power;Jul2004, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p44
Reports on the Egyptian Navy's plan to purchase two Koni-class corvettes and five Osa-I class fast-attack craft from Serbia-Montenegro. Overhauling of a Koni unit prior to transfer; Description of the Serbia-Montenegro Koni corvette variant; Egypt's search for used vessels in light of its...
- Egypt Relaunches FAC Programme. // Military Technology;Aug2004, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p27
Reports on the relaunch of the Egyptian government and the U.S. administration's plan for a series of three Fast Attack Craft to be built in U.S. yards for the Egyptian Navy. Use of military assistance funding; Development of the original plans in the 1990s.
- JMS Seeks Weapons System for High-Speed Attack Craft GHOST. // Sea Technology;Feb2012, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p68
The article discusses an announcement by the maritime technology company Juliet Marine Systems Inc. (JMS) of its search for a weapons integrator for its GHOST high-speed attack boat.
- Launch of 2nd Fast Attack Craft (Missile) PNS DEHSHAT. // Hilal;2012, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p36
The article reports on the launching of the second Fast Attack Craft (Missile) PNS DEHSHAT which was held at the Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works Ltd. (KS&EW).
- Turkish Defense Spending To Rise Through 2015. // Sea Power;Oct2010, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p40
The article offers world news briefs related to naval defense. Turkey is expected to increase its defense budget through 2015. Yemen is making arrangement with Russia for the procurement of fast attack crafts (FACs) as replacement of the Yemeni Navy's strike force. The Irish government has...
- U.S. Navy to deploy solid-state laser weapon to protect Gulf assets. // Geo-Strategy Direct;4/24/2013, p13
The article reports that the U.S. Navy is planning to deploy a laser to protect its assets from Iranian attack in the Gulf. The laser would be fitted on the USS Ponce, described as a floating base near the coast of Bahrain. The laser could stop scores of fast attack craft by Iran's Islamic...