In this issue: what's next for 3D printing in defence tech, Poland's massiver...
- 3D printing in defence manufacturing: issue 100 of Global Defence Technology out now
- Royal Navy orders Saab’s AUV62-AT ASW training system
- Autonomous underwater robots: from Swordfish to the Orca
- Inspiring the next generation of defence experts with BAE Systems
- HII wins $727.4m mod contract for Virginia-class Block V submarines
3D printing in defence manufacturing: issue 100 of Global Defence Technology out now
In this issue: what's next for 3D printing in defence tech, Poland's massiver modernisation plan, a preview of the new DSEI Space Hub with Airbus, celebrating 100 issues of Global Defence Technology, and more.
Columbia-Class Ballistic Missile Submarines
Columbia-class ballistic missile submarines (SSBNs) are being constructed by General Dynamic subsidiary Electric Boat for the US Navy in collaboration with Newport News Shipbuilding.
Royal Navy orders Saab’s AUV62-AT ASW training system
The Royal Navy has awarded a contract to a team comprising Swedish company Saab and UK firm QinetiQ to provide the AUV62-AT anti-submarine warfare (ASW) training system.
Naming and Launch of Third Egyptian Submarine Carried Out in Germany
The third of four 209/1400mod class submarines for the Navy of the Arab Republic of Egypt was named and launched on 3 May 2019 at the shipyard of thyssenkrupp Marine Systems in Kiel.
Autonomous underwater robots: from Swordfish to the Orca
In its master plan, the US Navy identified four types of autonomous underwater vehicles on its wish list – including the extra-large Orca UUV. What types of autonomous underwater robots are in development and what are their main uses?
Inspiring the next generation of defence experts with BAE Systems
BAE Systems plans to recruit 700 new apprentices across its UK air, land and maritime businesses in 2019. What sort of tasks do apprentices take on at the nation’s largest defence company and how does it help them to find their feet early on in their defence careers?
Underwater Security in the IV Sectoral Conference on Port Security
The IV Sectoral Conference on Security in Ports, organised by the Borredá Foundation, together with the collaboration of the magazine Seguritecnia and Puertos del Estado, was held on 25 April in Madrid, Spain.
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