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Thursday, June 25, 2015

Navy's B36bn sub purchase plan firms up

Type 041 (Yuan / S-26T) class SSKWithin a matter of weeks, the navy will know if its dreams of having submarines of its own will become a reality.

A source in the navy said a committee working on a plan to buy submarines has finalised its option - it's likely to go for the Chinese-made submarines - and will submit the proposal to the cabinet for approval next month.

This is the navy's second bid under the leadership of Adm Kraisorn Jansuwanit to gain the nod for its submarine plan.

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