BAE Systems To Upgrade Nulka Decoy For Australian Navy

BEIJING — Australia has contracted with BAE Systems to upgrade the Nulka naval defense system’s launcher, with the aim of ensuring the hovering-rocket decoy can remain in use despite the obsolescence of some parts.

“Under the contract, BAE Systems will design and qualify an upgrade to the existing Nulka launch subsystem for a series of existing and new Royal Australian Navy ships, including the ANZAC class frigates, the Hobart class air-warfare destroyers and the Canberra class amphibious ships,” BAE says.

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Author: David Pflieger

David Pflieger is working as the CEO of Island Air, located in Hawaii. David received his pilot training in the United States Air Force, and has since held multiple positions with different airlines, for over 20 years!

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