French Navy’s Battle Group Returns Home

The vessels of French Navy’s Battle Group returned home to Toulon naval base.

The first to arrive was the nuclear attack submarine Améthyste (S605), followed by the Navy’s aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle, frigate Chevalier Paul (D621), frigate Jean de Vienne (D643) and multi-product replenishment oiler Meuse (A607) a few days later on May 19.

The Group started its deployment on January 13, 2015, and was engaged in various operations during the four months they spent at sea.

Naval Today Staff, Image: French Navy

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