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Indonesia picks France for its new sub ambitions

Indonesia’s Navy has announced plans to acquire France’s Scorpene-class submarines, formalizing a deal expected to jettison South Korea as Jakarta’s primary submarine technology partner. Scorpene-class subs are jointly built by French shipbuilder Naval Group and Spain’s Navantia, and feature a modular design that can carry a large payload at reduced manning and lifecycle costs. The […]