Royal Malaysian Navy Selects NSM Anti-Ship Missile for its Littoral Combat Ships

Released on Thursday, April 9, 2015
Second Generation Patrol Vessel
NSM - Naval Strike Missile
KONGSBERG has received a Letter of Award worth approx. 20 MEUR with Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd (BN Shipyard) in Malaysia, for NSM (Naval Strike Missile) ships equipment.

BN Shipyard is to design, build and deliver six (6) Littoral Combat Ships for the Royal Malaysian Navy based on the DCNS "Gowind class" design. The first ship is scheduled for delivery in 2020.

KONGSBERGs delivery is to prepare for NSM onboard the ships and consists of necessary fixed installations such as launchers, cables, electronics and integration to the combat management system SETIS to be provided by DCNS.

"This agreement with Boustead Naval Shipyard is to prepare the future Royal Malaysian Littoral Combat Ships for NSM and confirms NSMs very strong competitiveness in the international market. Malaysia is the third user of this modern 5th generation anti-surface weapon", says Harald ´┐Żnnestad, President of Kongsberg Defence Systems.

Source: KONGSBERG Letter of Award for NSM ships equipment with Malaysian Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd

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