The Egyptian Navy command is said to be interested in AUVs and considering several possible suppliers.
Egypt is already in advanced negotiations with a French company to purchase AUVs, along with other unmanned naval systems.
These negotiations come in parallel with ongoing talks between Cairo and Paris concerning other naval systems and platforms.
Tactical Report has prepared a report (259 words) to highlight this matter, including:
- The status of the talks with the French company
- The position of the French Ministry of Armed Forces
- Alternative suppliers
- Egypt’s position on the alternative suppliers
The report also mentions the Egyptian Navy’s efforts to acquire certain systems that can be mounted on corvettes and fast attack boats.