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Saturday, October 20th 2018, 6:12pm

Novosti News Service, Bar, Wednesday, 24 November 1948

Today saw several milestones in the renaissance of the Royal Yugoslav Navy. The Adriatic Shipyards saw the launch of Ammunition Auxiliary C and Ammunition Auxiliary D, the latest pair of Project 1948 Alpha vessels ordered by the navy. It is expected that they will be completed in the early spring of next year. The fast minelayer Banat has completed its operational training, and will undertake a cruise in company with her sister, Vojvodina, to the Greek port of Corfu.

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Thursday, October 25th 2018, 12:40am

Yugoslav News and Events, December 1948

Novosti News Service, Slavonski Brod, Wednesday, 1 December 1948

The first production M48 “Kurjak” medium tank was handed over to representatives of the Royal Yugoslav Army today by the Special Vehicles Works of First Yugoslav Heavy Engineering Ltd. The Army has placed orders for an initial quantity of three hundred M48 tanks, production of which is to be shared with the Jasenica Equipment and Machinery Company of Smederevska Palanka.

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Sunday, October 28th 2018, 1:37am

Novosti News Service, Bar, Monday, 6 December 1948

Yesterday saw special ceremonies to mark the launching of the latest two vessels intended for the Royal Yugoslav Navy – Landing Ship G and Landing Ship H. Both vessels are of the Project 1948 Gamma type. They are slated for completion in February of next year.