Wed, 24 Oct 2012
Saudi Navy, corvettes, gunboats and anti-submarine capability
The Saudi Defence Ministry is said to be working on a project to expand the Saudi Navy’s capabilities to deal with submarines and underwater systems. The following 456-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about plans to rehabilitate or replace the Badr-class corvettes and Siddiq-class patrol gunboats in service with the Saudi Navy. It also tells what about the interested shipbuilders.