French Frigate Jean Bart Departs Operation Chammal

The French frigate Jean Bart (D615) has completed its engagement in the Operation Chammal.

The vessel was part of the US Fifth Fleet’s Combined Task Force 50 led by the US Navy aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson from October 2014.

Launched in September 2014, the operation Chammal aims to provide air support to Iraqi forces in their fight against a terrorist group.

Naval Today Staff, Image: French Navy