CNIM to build 14 amphibious landing craft for French Navy

French contractor CNIM announced it has been selected to deliver fourteen new Standard Amphibious Landing Crafts ...

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Four-nation aircraft carrier drill underway in Persian Gulf

Frigates, destroyers and an aircraft carrier from four nations are currently underway in the Persian Gulf as part ...

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French Navy receives first F3-R upgraded Rafale

The French Navy officially received its first Rafale M fighter jet upgraded to the F3-R standard in a ceremony at ...

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French Navy receives second Camcopter S-100 UAS

The French Navy has taken delivery of its second Camcopter S-100 UAS from Austrian unmanned aerial system (UAS) ...

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Australia, France, US wrap up ASW exercise in Arabian Sea

The navies of Australia, France and the US concluded a four-day ‘Ship Anti-Submarine Warfare Readiness and ...

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Sea Venom demonstrates LOBL in third test firing

French missile developer MBDA announced that the Anglo-French Sea Venom-ANL anti-ship missile recently completed ...

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FC/ASW program in the interests of both France and the UK

The UK and France have every interest in successfully completing the future cruise/anti-ship weapon (FC/ASW) ...

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French Navy frigates to feature Thales STIR radars

The French Navy plans to install seven tracking and illumination (STIR) radars on its frigates for their gun and ...

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FS Cassard rescues seafarers during Franco-Kuwaiti exercise

French Navy anti-air warfare destroyer FS Cassard rescued twelve crew members of the Panama-flagged asphalt-bitumen ...

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MBDA gets contract for MICA NG missile development

The French defense procurement agency DGA (Direction Générale de l’Armement) has contracted missile-maker MBDA to ...

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French Navy receives refitted aircraft carrier

The French Navy’s sole aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle has been returned to the navy after a mid-life ...

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France starts study phase for new aircraft carrier

The French defense ministry will launch a study phase to look into the replacement of the French Navy’s sole ...

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Four injured in helicopter crash aboard French LHD Dixmude

A helicopter from the French Army 1st Combat helicopter regiment crashed aboard the amphibious assault ship BPC ...

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Three navies kick off exercise Mare Aperto 2018

The second multilateral maritime exercise Mare Aperto in 2018 has begun in the Mediterranean Sea, with the ...

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French frigate seizes 7 tons of hashish in Indian Ocean

French Navy frigate FS Floreal has seized over 7 tons of hashish from two dhows in the Indian Ocean on September 23 ...

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Denmark could deploy a frigate with French CSG in 2019

Denmark’s defense ministry announced on Friday it’s intention to deploy one of its frigates to France ...

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Mine warfare drill Noble Melinda concludes in Israel

The Israeli Navy recently hosted explosive ordnance disposal divers from the navies of the US and France for mine ...

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French Navy commissions second BSAH 'Rhone'

The French Navy commissioned its second Loire-class offshore support and assistance multipurpose vessel – BSAH ...

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French Navy receives fifth FREMM frigate 'Bretagne'

French shipbuilder Naval Group has delivered the fifth FREMM multi-mission frigate, FS Bretagne, to the French ...

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French Navy concludes annual Jeanne D’Arc deployment

Mistral-class amphibious assault ship Dixmude and La Fayette-class frigate FS Surcouf wrapped up the French ...

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Harry S. Truman wraps up drills with French Naval Aviation

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) completed a weeklong joint exercise known as French Air ...

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