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June 26, 2017 by George Tsiboukis
Two of the most important shipbuilding programmes of the Turkish Navy are the local construction of six TKMS Reis-class submarines (Type-214TN) and the indigenous development of a new class of submarine.
Tags: turkish navy | turkish submarine | milden submarine
June 1, 2017 by George Tsiboukis
The Hellenic Navy is considering the purchase of two Kongsberg Naval Strike Missile (NSM) coastal defence batteries before 2020.
Tags: hellenic navy | coastal defence | Kongsberg | greek military
May 18, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
The maritime domain is concerned about a lack of effective data-sharing systems, according to Defence IQ survey results. Ahead of the annual Maritime Reconnaissance & Surveillance conference, the study found out where the urgencies lie, and how investment is likely to take shape in the coming years.
Tags: maritime isr | Maritime Surveillance | C4ISR
May 2, 2017 by Richard de Silva
The economic cost of maritime piracy and the frequency of kidnap-for-ransom incidents is climbing for the first time in years due to a resurgence of criminal activity off the West African coast, says watchdog.
Tags: maritime piracy | Gulf of Aden | Horn of Africa | Somalia | maritime security
April 26, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
Despite African nations boosting defence spending in recent months, it is evident from their nature that transnational maritime security threats cannot be addressed by individual states in isolation. Although much progress has been made in the realm of maritime security, incidents of piracy and other transnational threats continue. Defence IQ Read more
Tags: african security | afsec summit | maritime security
April 21, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
Ahead of this year's discussions at the Maritime Reconnaissance & Surveillance forum in Rome, Italy (27-28, September 2017), Defence IQ is polling the community to discover its opinions on some of the most pressing questions concerning maritime security and ISR around the world.
Tags: maritime security | Surveillance | reconnaissance | Intelligence
April 17, 2017 by Eugenio Po
With the steel cutting ceremony held at the Muggiano (La Spezia) shipyard in March, Fincantieri has officially begun the construction of the first Multi-purpose Offshore Patrol Ship (Pattugliatore Polivalente d’Altura; PPA) for the Italian Navy.
Tags: italian navy | fincantieri | offshore patrol ship
March 27, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
Defence IQ undertook a survey of its community on the demands and priorities of oceanographic / hydrographic survey vessels as a means for both security and development. The full results are available now.
Tags: osv | survey vessel | oceanographic survey | hydrographic survey
March 22, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
Indonesian Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu will open the inaugural Maritime Security and Coastal Surveillance Indonesia conference (April 2017).
Tags: Maritime Surveillance | coastal surveillance
March 21, 2017 by Ian Ralby
Both maritime security and insecurity in Africa are increasingly centered on cooperation. Dr. Ian Ralby presents the case that cooperation is maturing among the criminal elements seeking to exploit inadequacies in law enforcement across entire regions. To effectively respond, he claims, states must develop superior cooperation, both internally Read more
Tags: african security | afsec | maritime piracy
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