Israel Shipyards unveils a brand new corvette – SAAR S-80. The S-80 might be adjusted to accommodate Corvette or as an OPV model, relying on the operational necessities. The S80 vessel joins the corporate’s distinctive tailored options, designed and constructed with strict high quality assurance and long-term service on the Israel Shipyards facility. Based mostly on Israel Shipyards Ltd. (ISL) S-72 platform, from which a number of designs have been developed, together with the Israeli Navy Mild Patrol Corvette, the RESHEF-Class a sophisticated multi-role vessel, the brand new era of the S-80 class options better versatility and better payload capability, with elevated weapon suite capability and wider unfold of Digital Warfare (EW) methods as a part of the platform offensive benefits.

“The ship is designed for stealth, agility and ruling the seas with leading edge capabilities required in future fight situations.”, says Mr. Eitan Zucker, the corporate’s CEO “The S80 ship will allow navies to successfully shield their nation’s sovereignty, keep their financial waters, and win naval battles in instances of conflict. The S80 has the endurance to function within the open sea, and likewise to regulate the littoral. All this with optimum value profit ratio.”


The S80 size is 80m, she is powered by 4 diesel engines, two shaft traces, and geared up with controllable pitch propeller system and the highest pace exceeds 28 knots. The S80 might be geared up with state-of-the-art ship management system, a well being administration system and he or she might be able to being geared up with the fight methods made by the Israeli defence industries or any equal methods in response to the shopper necessities. The S-80 permits longer vary and endurance for prolonged intervals with diminished detection dangers, making it very best for numerous functions and missions. Just like the present Naval vessels of Israel Shipyards, the brand new Corvette can also be supporting distinctive potentialities of deploying Particular Forces models.

Israel Shipyards offers superior maritime options with One-Cease-Store capabilities by offering customised vessels to satisfy the shoppers’ necessities to all wants within the Naval area with essentially the most full and cost-effective defence and safety options. The S80 would be the flagship of the Israel Shipyards for the subsequent many years and she is going to serve the Israeli Navy and lots of different navies around the globe. Israel Shipyards is among the largest shipbuilding and restore amenities within the japanese Mediterranean. The corporate’s amenities are situated on the Kishon Port (a part of the Port of Haifa complicated) embrace a model new shiplift (syncrolift), succesful lifting as much as 3000 tons, or 100 meters LOA ships, and about 1000 meters lengthy quay with 12 meters of water depth.