US Navy develops submarine technologies
US efforts to explore next-generation submarine technologies, in possible preparation for a new programme to replace the Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack submarine, are progressing. [Jane's Defence Weekly - first posted to http://jdw.janes.com - 17 June 2005]
DCN furthers SMX-22 submarine promotion
French naval shipbuilder DCN was set to further promote its SMX-22 future submarine concept at the Undersea Defence Technology (UDT) conference (held on 21-23 June in Amsterdam, the Netherlands), as IDR was going to press.
[Jane's International Defence Review - first posted to http://idr.janes.com - 14 June 2005]