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Thales Sonar Upgrades to Extend Australia’s Collins Class Submarine Capability
Australia’s Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne has announced major upgrades of the Thales sonars on Australia’s fleet of six Collins Class submarines. The sonar upgrades are essential to extend the life of the Collins class submarines and maintain their regional superiority. The A$230million contract with Thales for the sonar upgrades will employ 50 people at…