Super Dvora Mk-III

Israeli Navy Gets Final Super Dvora MK III

The Israeli Navy received the last of three Super Dvora MK III fast patrol boats on 27 April. Built by Israel Aerospace Industries Ramta, the boats are the latest C variant, meaning they have improved communications equipment, the latest weapons systems, an upgraded machine room, and more space for the crew, the Israel Defense Forces […]

Israeli Navy to Roll Out New C2 System Across Fleet

The Israeli Navy will gradually introduce a new command-and-control (C2) system for all its vessels within three years, according to a senior naval officer. Israel’s order of four Saar 6-class missile corvettes from the German company ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) was the catalyst for developing a new C2 system that can be used across the […]

Israeli Navy Adapts Patrol Boats for New Threats

The Israeli Navy’s fleet of fast patrol boats is adapting to new roles and threats. Divided into three squadrons, the boats are tasked with defending Israel’s Mediterranean coastline – an area that includes two offshore gas-drilling rigs – and blockading the Gaza Strip. The fleet includes Shaldag, Super Dvora Mk I, Mk II, and Mk […]

African Country Orders Super Dvora Mk 3 Craft

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced on 31 March that it had received a contract worth “tens of millions of dollars” to supply four Super Dvora Mk 3 fast patrol boats to an African military customer. It said the craft would be built at its Ramta facility in Israel and delivered in 2016, after which it […]

MTU America Awarded $6.9 Million for Propulsion Hardware for Israeli Super Dvora Patrol Boats

MTU America Inc., Novi, Michigan, is being awarded a $6,868,800 firm-fixed-price contract for three shipsets of propulsion system hardware and two spare marine gears for the Israeli Navy Super Dvora fast patrol boats. This contract involves Foreign Military Sales (FMS) to Israel (100 percent). This contract to support the Israeli Navy under FMS case IS-P-LHC […]

BAE Systems Wins $29 Million Sale of MK 38 Machine Guns for the U.S. Navy and Israel

BAE Systems Land & Armaments L.P., Armament Systems Division, Louisville, Kentucky, is being awarded a $28,697,931 firm-fixed-price contract for the fiscal 2014 production of the MK 38 Machine Gun System (MGS). This contract fulfills specified requirements and technical performance requirements for the MK38 MOD2 25mm MGS Ordnance Alteration and provides additional spare parts. This contract […]