Unique naval vessel launched
“The Vanguard solution is definitely an interesting one. It combines different types of technology from the commercial world with technology from the defence side on a single platform,” said Chief of Defence and Admiral Haakon Bruun-Hanssen after the presentation.
Vanguard will fulfil the needs of coastal nations as regards both military and civilian roles. The hanger on the vessel can house a helicopter, drones and/ or unmanned surface vessels, and the various equipment packages can be swapped over relatively quickly.