Algerian MEKOs to Test Umkhonto Air Defense in 2017

The Denel group said on 30 November that “extensive testing” of the Umkhonto air defense systems installed on Algeria’s two new MEKO A200 frigates is scheduled to take place in 2017. The Denel statement did not name Algeria as the operator of the frigates, but described the two vessels that Germany’s ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems has […]