MM40 Exocet

Qatar Signs for MBDA Coastal Missile System

Qatar has signed a contract with MBDA for the supply of a coastal defence system, the company announced on 1 September. The system will be delivered with both Exocet MM40 Block 3 and Marte ER anti-ship missiles and will be able to operate autonomously with its own radar, or be linked with a wider coastal […]

MBDA Signs €1B Missile Deal With Qatar

European missile producer MBDA has signed a deal worth more than €1 billion to supply Qatar with missiles for new naval vessels it is buying from Italy. The contract, signed by MBDA Italia, covers Exocet MM40 Block 3 anti-ship missiles as well as Aster 30 Block 1 and VL MICA air defense missiles, the firm said […]

Qatar Signs Deals Worth $9B at DIMDEX

The Qatari Armed forces signed deals worth almost $9 billion at the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX) 2016 this week. During the show the Qatari armed forces made a number of significant deals, including the consolidation of a deal for 24 Dassault Rafale fighters armed with long-range cruise missiles worth $7.6 billion and […]

MBDA Details MM 40 Block 3 Orders

European missile house MBDA has revealed that it has now secured orders for approximately 400 MM 40 Block 3 Exocet anti-ship missiles and more than 50 firing installations from nine customers worldwide. The latest instantiation of the Exocet sea-skimming anti-ship missile line, the MM 40 Block 3 embodies significant performance and technology improvements, including air-breathing […]