JFD Australia secures contract extension to supply submarine rescue system

A JFD submarine rescue vehicle (Photo: JFD Australia)

JFD Australia has confirmed that it will continue to supply its submarine rescue system to the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) up until December 2023.

The AU$70 million (US$46 million) contract also includes an option to further extend the firm period to November 2024.

JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system, which will include a manned submersible and associated equipment, will be air-transportable.

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