Speaking at the RUSI this morning, the Rt Hon Gavin Williamson CBE MP and Secretary of State for Defence described a new approach to 'Transforming UK Defence to Meet the Global Threats of Tomorrow' in which the subject the Future Littoral Strike Ship (FLSS) was covered
A UK Hospital Ship has been a recurring theme in the media and over the years, accompanied by much online discussion, but it has never really gained much traction in Government. Comments from the Secretary of State for International Development (Penny Mordaunt MP) reported in the Daily Mail would seem to have improved its prospects. …
Potential roles and module suggestions for the Maritime Security System, a collection of concepts on how civilians designs can be used in a naval context
A discussion on the utility of a FLO-FLO ship for the Royal Navy similar to that used by the USA for amphibious logistics and mine countermeasures
To maximize both affordability and flexibility, many navies are turning to smaller vessels to deliver useful payloads instead of dedicated warships.