Sweden Moves Ahead with Multirole Combat Support Ship

Sweden’s Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) expects to begin the project definition phase for a purpose-built combat support ship next year, intended to enter service in 2015 to meet a range of afloat replenishment, logistics, sealift and amphibious support missions. Following an initial analysis phase, "the decision was taken that the requirements were to be stated for a single type of vessel for fleet logistic support and replenishment as well as providing the amphibious lift and...
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