Saab to pitch A26 for Indian submarine tender

Saab to pitch A26 for Indian submarine tender

Sweden’s Saab has entered the Indian Navy competition for its Project-75(I) submarine acquisition program, submitting a response to the navy’s Request For Information (RFI) based on the Saab Kockums A26 submarine. Jan Widerström, Saab India Country Head and Chairman, confirmed to StratPost, “We are responding to the RFI.” He explained that this decision came after…

Study: Bigger Aircraft Carriers Are Better

Study: Bigger Aircraft Carriers Are Better

A new RAND Corporation study has concluded that bigger aircraft carriers such as the Gerald R. Ford-class are more effective and more survivable than smaller carriers. While a slightly smaller 70,000-ton design would be cheaper to operate, such a vessel would be less effective and less survivable. It would also extra cost money to develop…