The importance of rapidly updating and modernising a warship's capability as new threats emerge
In the age of high cost and shrinking budgets, sometimes the best choice is to modernise, not replace," says the U.S. Navy’s Captain James Dick, who is a Program Manager at International Fleet Support and Ship Transfer.
Captain Dick was speaking to Defence IQ ahead of the Surface Warships conference in London next January to offer his insight into the future role of warships, with a particular focus on the benefits of modernising platforms over the coming years.
"When you consider...
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