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New Lightweight Torpedo  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2018
Total Production: ?
Also Known As: SLWT
Origin: Sweden
Corporations: Saab
Parent System: New Lightweight Torpedo
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2018
Total Production: ?
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Description: The New Lightweight Torpedo (NLT) is being developed by Saab for the Swedish Navy under the its underwater capabilities for the 2015-2024 period. The NLT is a new generation 400mm torpedo derived from the proven Torpedo 45 and is optimized for shallow-water anti-submarine warfare operations in the Baltic Sea. It will deliver significant performance improvements to deal with evolving threats in international scenarios. Sweden ordered a first batch of torpedoes in May 2016 and Finland placed an order for its Hamina-class vessels in January 2018.

New Lightweight Torpedo Applications

Fighting Ships Hamina

New Lightweight Torpedo Specifications

Diameter: 400 millimeter (15.7 inch)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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New Lightweight Torpedo News

There are 4 news between
20 Feb 2015 and 4 Jan 2018
Thursday, January 4, 2018Finland Orders New Lightweight Torpedo for Hamina Class Crafts
Hamina-Class Craft to Get 9LV Combat Management System and Trackfire Remote Weapon Station
Friday, May 20, 2016Saab Awarded Contract for Development and Production of New Lightweight Torpedo
Friday, February 20, 2015Saab Awarded Contracts for Hydra Sonar and New Lightweight Torpedo

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