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ROK's Second KSS-III Batch-II Submarine Laid Down
Navy / Maritime

ROK's Second KSS-III Batch-II Submarine Laid Down

ROK's DAPA has announced the keel laying ceremony for the second KSS-III Batch-II SLBM-capable submarine.

Turkiye's First AIP Submarine Joins the EFES Exercise
Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software

Turkiye's First AIP Submarine Joins the EFES Exercise

Turkiye's first Reis Class Air Independent Propulsion (AIP) type submarine, Piri Reis (S 330), will participate in the Efes 2024 exercise.

Turkish Firefighting Method Secures Li-Ion AIP Submarines
Navy / Maritime

Turkish Firefighting Method Secures Li-Ion AIP Submarines

Gaziantep Municipality firefighters introduced a new method to extinguish Li-Ion battery fire, which may secure Li-Ion-powered AIP submarines.

TKMS Launches the Forth Type 218 Submarine for Singapore
Navy / Maritime

TKMS Launches the Forth Type 218 Submarine for Singapore

Singapore is preparing for its last Invincible-class air-independent propulsion (AIP)- equipped diesel-electric submarine, RSS Inimitable.

Thailand Transforms Subs Acquisition Program to Frigates
Navy / Maritime

Thailand Transforms Subs Acquisition Program to Frigates

Thai Defence Minister Suthin Khlangsaeng has announced the suspension of the project to purchase the S26T diesel-electric attack submarine (SSK) from China.

Naval Group offers Scorpene submarines to Indonesia
Navy / Maritime

Naval Group offers Scorpene submarines to Indonesia

French Naval Group offers a new version of its Scorpene Evolved submarine to Indonesia with a lithium-ion (LIO) battery.

Navantia offers S80 Isaac Peral class submarines to the Philippines
Navy / Maritime

Navantia offers S80 Isaac Peral class submarines to the Philippines

Spanish shipbuilder Navantia confirmed it had submitted an offer to sell two S80 Isaac Peral class submarines to the Philippine Navy (PN).

Turkiye’s first AIP Submarine at Sea Trial
Navy / Maritime

Turkiye’s first AIP Submarine at Sea Trial

Turkish Navy’s first Air Independent Propulsion (AIP) submarine, Type 214TN Reis Class Submarine Piri Reis, is at sea trials. The photos of the submarine first appeared on social media on December 6th, conducting initial sea trials in the Sea of Marmara. A tug boat was seen escorting the submarine while an S-70B was accompanying.

 The Curse of Type 214 Continues
Navy / Maritime

The Curse of Type 214 Continues

Type 214 submarines continue to cause problems for users. The last issue came from the Republic of Korea (ROK).

France Withdraws from Indian Submarine Deal
Navy / Maritime

France Withdraws from Indian Submarine Deal

Naval Group said it could not match the Request for Proposal (RfP) requirements for an air-independent propulsion (AIP) system in the Indian submarines.

ASPİLSAN introduced Fuel cell at Saha Expo
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ASPİLSAN introduced Fuel cell at Saha Expo

ASPİLSAN ENERJİ introduces its new fuel cell and co-products at SAHA EXPO 2021, which can be used in many domains such as UAVs, vehicles and submarines.