The First Warship Built by BAE Systems for Royal Navy of Oman RNO Delivered. As part of Project Khareef for the design, build and delivery of three corvettes, has been formally handed over in a ceremony at HM Naval Base Portsmouth today.
with Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Gun (Afghanistan).The reason for this modification was to enable the vehicle to fire at high angles against rebels who liked to ambush soviet convoys from high ground in mountain passes.
In this Dec. photo provided by General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, the first Zumwalt-class destroyer, the largest built for the U. Navy, undergoes sea trials in the open ocean off shore from Bath, Maine. (General Dynamics Bath Iron Works via AP)