XXXVI, No 1, 08/01/2018
Brazilian RfP allows OEM to build one corvette abroad, three in Brazil
The Brazilian navy has issued a Request for Proposal (RfP) for four general-purpose Tamandaré-class corvettes. Three of the ships must be built by local shipbuilders, whether state-owned or private. The first vessel may be built abroad. The estimated cost is about $1.6bn.