Defence Notes

Surface Navy: Hybrid propulsion chosen for cutters

13th January 2017 - 12:00 GMT | by Scott Gourley in Arlington, Virginia


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DRS Technologies, a Leonardo Company, has been selected to provide the hybrid-electric drive propulsion system for the US Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutter.

The company received the order from Eastern Shipbuilding Group on 6 January.

Speaking at this week’s Surface Navy Association Annual Symposium, Clive Wilgress-Pipe, director of business development ...

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