Conference Day One
Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
11:00 AM BLACK SEA SECURITY AND HOW IT HAS AFFECTED ROMANIAN PRIORITIES FOR PROCURING MULTI-FUNCTION VESSELS
· Romanian plans for increased Black Sea presence amid growing tensions and the priorities for its two new patrol vessels
· Indigenous shipbuilding vs outsourcing: what are the positives and negatives?
· Factoring sustainment into the procurement plans in order to reduce MRO timelines and retain fleet readiness