SAM degausses Korea's FFX-classTaken from: Marine Propulsion & Auxiliary Machinery October/November 2009
Degaussing systems from SAM Electronics of Germany are specified for the Korean Navy’s new FFX-class multi-purpose frigates, starting with the lead-ship due next year. The order maintains a 30-year relationship forged when one of SAM’s predecessors, AEG-Schiffbau, secured a contract to deliver such systems to the first-generation Ulsan-class light frigates built in Korea.
Nine units of this class were completed and followed by 22 Pohang-class patrol combat corvettes. More than 50 Ko....Please login to read the rest of this story
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