Israeli yard to build two landing ships for African operator

Israel Shipyards' Haifa facilities (Photo: Shlomo Group)

Israel Shipyards has entered into an agreement with an operator based in an unnamed African country for the supply of two new landing ships.

The contract, which covers a construction and delivery period spanning two years, also has an option for an additional vessel.

Israel Shipyards CEO Eitan Zucker said the vessels will provide logistical support for combat forces.

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