“There Are Many Similarities Between the MILDEN and S-80 Submarines”

In this issue we present you an exclusive interview with Mr. Agustín BLANCO, S-80 Submarine Project Manager, Navantia on S-80 Plus Submarine Project and Navantia’s approach to Turkish Navy’s MILDEN Program.

Tarih: Issue 108 - July 2021

Defence Turkey: How would you best describe the state-owned Spanish naval shipbuilder Navantia today? Even though its main line of activity is in the naval field, Navantia also designs and manufactures systems for the Army and the Air Force. Could you please provide some key facts about the company for our readers?  

Agustín BLANCO: Navantia is a Spanish state-owned naval shipbuilding company that provides the industrial and technological response to the National Defense and Security forces, by providing its essential naval capability. The company has its own technological capacity to deliver solutions end to end, in the shipbuilding and in the Systems domain, to the Ministry of Defense.