(L-R) Princess Martha Louise of Norway, Crown Princess Mary and Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark attend The Swedish Armed Forces Celebration, in the Outer Courtyard at The Royal Palace in Stockholm on the occasion of King Carl Gustaf of Sweden's 70th Birthday, on April 30, 2016, in Stockholm, Sweden.
Dear US Navy: The Futuristic X3K Is What Littoral Combat Ships Should Be
Sweden, a country that has seemingly become the default master of building stealthy littoral combat ships, already has the mono-hulled Visby Class Corvette, which is also a program ran by a subsidiary of Saab and uses many of the same systems as the X3K/Kri Klewang Class. In fact, the two vessels, although radically different in shape, will possess similar capabilities, although the Visby Class is a more mature design.
Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden curtsey and Princess Estelle of Sweden greet King Juan Carlos as they attend the celebrations of the Swedish Armed Forces for the 70th birthday of King Carl Gustaf of Sweden on April 30, 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden.