Estonia ploughs on with coastal defence upgrade
Joint procurement of anti-ship missiles has fallen flat, but a recent demonstration illustrates how keen Estonia is to overhaul its coastal defence systems.
Rokot combines multiple shipboard communications capabilites
Unified communications platform is already being installed on Russian Coast Guard vessels.
Su-30SM2s are destined for Baltic duties
Two dozen Su-30SM2 fighters will be delivered to the Russian Navy by late 2022, mainly to the Kaliningrad Oblast where they will replace ageing Su-27s.
Baltic states hope for joint naval procurement
Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania want to develop joint naval procurement programmes — but for the time being, they must focus instead on upgrading existing platforms or buying second-hand vessels.