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LSS

The steel cutting of the first forward section for four logistic support ships (LSS) ordered by Chan...

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Posted: 8 months ago
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Construction starts on French Navy's 1st FLOTLOG ship

The first steel plate of the hull of the first of the French Navy’s four new logistic support ...

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Posted: 9 months ago
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French attack submarine Suffren begins sea trials

The French Navy’s new nuclear-powered attack submarine Suffren has started first sea trials. S...

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US, French navies meet up for interoperability drill

The US Navy’s USS Dwight D. Eisenhower carrier strike group (CSG) and the French Navy conducte...

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UK, French and Dutch navy ships sent to the Caribbean

France, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom have decided to join efforts in dealing with the COVI...

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Vestdavit wins four-ship davit contract with French Navy

Norwegian boat-handling systems supplier Vestdavit has won a tender from Chantiers de l’Atlantique t...

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France: 2,000 sailors evacuated from aircraft carrier

Several dozen coronavirus cases have been confirmed on the French Navy’s nuclear-powered aircr...

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France takes command of CTF 150

On March 19, 2020, Royal Australian Navy handed over command of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150) to...

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France to decide where to dismantle Foch carrier

France will have to choose the dismantling location for its former Clemenceau-class aircraft carrier...

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France orders eight diving support fast boats for navy

France’s Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) has ordered eight diving support fast boats for the ...

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French Navy receives first ATL2 MPAs upgraded to standard 6

The French naval air station Lann-Bihoué received the first two ATL2 maritime patrol aircraft upgrad...

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Fincantieri contracted for FLOTLOG hull portion deliveries

French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique (CdA) has subcontracted Italian counterpart Fincantieri...

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France cuts steel for first FTI frigate

French shipbuilder Naval Group has hosted a steel-cutting ceremony for the French Navy’s first...

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UK, France conclude Joint Expeditionary Force drill

Armed forces personnel from the UK and France have concluded two weeks of training as part of the Gr...

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French, UK frigates seize drugs in Arabian Sea

Royal Navy’s Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose and French Cassard-class frigate FS Jean Bart made a...

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Three French FLF frigates getting mid-life upgrades

The French defense ministry has pinpointed three Marine Nationale La Fayette-class frigates (FLF) th...

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Egyptian, French Navies train in the Med

French and Egyptian Navy ships rendezvoused in the Mediterranean Sea for a series of exercises aimed...

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French attack submarine Suffren enters water

The lead boat of a new class of French Navy nuclear-powered attack submarines is now in the water af...

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