MAGEN class Weapon Systems // Ships // Frigates/Corvettes


Country of Origin: Israel

The MAGEN-class corvettes, based on the Blohm+Voss Class 130 corvette, were built by German shipbuilder ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) for the Israeli navy. The program was initially known as the Sa'ar 6 design. The hull and superstructure were built by TKMS in Germany while the combat systems, sensors and other subsystems were installed in Israel. Over 90 percent of the defensive systems are made in Israel. The ships are intended to help protect Israel's exclusive economic zone...

 

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