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Taiwan’s Future Submarines Should Be Unmanned
August 31, 2018
Taiwan’s Future Submarines Should Be Unmanned
Taiwan faces a steep learning curve in building submarines, but it has proven expertise in unmanned systems.
Taiwan’s Future Submarines Should Be Unmanned
India, Japan to Submit Design Proposals for Taiwan’s New Indigenous Submarine
July 12, 2018
India, Japan to Submit Design Proposals for Taiwan’s New Indigenous Submarine
Indian and Japanese defense contractors, next to two European and two U.S. firms, are submitting design proposals for Taiwan’s future submarine fleet.
India, Japan to Submit Design Proposals for Taiwan’s New Indigenous Submarine
Taiwan Reaches Preliminary Deal to Upgrade 2 Diesel-Electric Subs
May 25, 2018
Taiwan Reaches Preliminary Deal to Upgrade 2 Diesel-Electric Subs
The Taiwanese government and Dutch firm RH Marine reached a deal to upgrade two diesel-electric submarines.
Taiwan Reaches Preliminary Deal to Upgrade 2 Diesel-Electric Subs
US Grants Licenses to Help Taiwan Build Fleet of Attack Subs
April 11, 2018
US Grants Licenses to Help Taiwan Build Fleet of Attack Subs
The U.S. Department of State has approved U.S. defense contractors to sell licenses for submarine technology to Taiwan.
US Grants Licenses to Help Taiwan Build Fleet of Attack Subs
US Approves Sale of Advanced Torpedoes to Taiwan
July 01, 2017
US Approves Sale of Advanced Torpedoes to Taiwan
The U.S. government approved the sale of MK-48 heavyweight torpedoes to Taiwan as part of a larger arms package.
US Approves Sale of Advanced Torpedoes to Taiwan
Taiwan to Build Own Attack Submarines Within Next 10 Years
March 23, 2017
Taiwan to Build Own Attack Submarines Within Next 10 Years
Taiwan is moving ahead with plans to field a new fleet of domestically-built submarines within ten years.
Taiwan to Build Own Attack Submarines Within Next 10 Years
US Agrees to Supply Taiwan With Advanced Torpedoes
September 09, 2016
US Agrees to Supply Taiwan With Advanced Torpedoes
The United States is purportedly ready to approve the sale of MK-48 heavyweight torpedoes.
US Agrees to Supply Taiwan With Advanced Torpedoes
Taiwan Sets Up Submarine Development Center
August 04, 2016
Taiwan Sets Up Submarine Development Center
The center is expected to design Taiwan’s first indigenous diesel-electric submarine by the end of the year.
Taiwan Sets Up Submarine Development Center
Taiwan to Upgrade 2 Submarines
April 06, 2016
Taiwan to Upgrade 2 Submarines
Taiwan’s navy is moving forward with a life extension program of two diesel-electric submarines.
Taiwan to Upgrade 2 Submarines
Taiwan's Military Eyes Budget for New Submarines
September 02, 2015
Taiwan's Military Eyes Budget for New Submarines
The defense ministry seeks financing to expand the country’s submarine fleet.
Taiwan's Military Eyes Budget for New Submarines
Taiwan’s Submarine Saga
May 11, 2015
Taiwan’s Submarine Saga
The Indigenous Defense Submarines program has had a long and convoluted history.
Taiwan’s Submarine Saga
The US And Japan Should Help Taiwan Acquire Modern Submarines
December 19, 2014
The US And Japan Should Help Taiwan Acquire Modern Submarines
‘As long as it appears that Taiwan has strong backers, cross-Strait peace is more likely.’
The US And Japan Should Help Taiwan Acquire Modern Submarines
Asia's Changing Naval Landscape
April 25, 2014
Asia's Changing Naval Landscape
Our U.S. Editors discuss naval developments across the Asia-Pacific, focusing on China, Japan, Taiwan, and Australia.
Asia's Changing Naval Landscape
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