DCNS in 2015
BY STÉPHANE FREMONT — Combat ship/ Programmes manager combat missions on the surface and underwater, protection and escort, patrols and surveillance on the high seas, counter trafficking and piracy, projection The latest generation of DCNS Gowind® of special forces, etc. These versatile ships can also be corvettes has generated much interest equipped with special modules, further extending their on the international stage, with ten orders range of use. already placed for the Gowind® 2500. Fully equipped, multimission warships, DCNS has put the best of its expertise and technologies these corvettes feature the latest into creating these products. Starting with the SETIS® technological advances developed by combat management system, which of fers manthe DCNS group. machine interfaces with highly innovative design and ergonomics. SETIS® brings a responsive and intuitive The Gowind® corvettes, a new generation of ships, are system to the Gowind® corvettes with its appraisal the result of a daring strategy. The Group carried out a of the tactical situation and implementation of the detailed analysis of world markets and the competition, armament system. It provides the modularity and enabling it to identify a need for multimission ships potential for upgrading needed to meet the specific that are both consistent and competitive. requirements demanded by each client. The Gowind® family has been designed to satisfy this need. They are robust and rapid ships, with the Gowind® 2500 reaching up to 28 knots and able to take a full complement of military equipment on board. This allows it to carry out a wide range of assignments:
GOWIND® 2500 the latest generation corvette.
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