France, Italy, UK renew Eurosam missile support contract

France, Italy and the United Kingdom have renewed an in-service support contract with Eurosam related to the upkeep ...

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Naval Group, Airbus to work on French Navy helicopter drone

The French defense procurement agency DGA (Direction générale de l’armement) has awarded the Naval Group and Airbus ...

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iXblue to provide navigation systems for French FTI frigates

French shipbuilder Naval Group has selected navigation and positioning systems company iXblue to deliver its Marins ...

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France, US conclude amphibious drill Alligator Dagger

US Marines embarked aboard French amphibious assault ship LHD Tonnerre (L9014) concluded ten days of amphibious ...

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US Marines prepare for drill aboard French LHD Tonnerre

Members of the US Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51, 5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade (TF 51/5) on December 13 ...

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French frigate bound for Black Sea port visit to Romania

French Navy’s La Fayette-class frigate FS Guepratte (F-714) is scheduled to enter the Romanian port of ...

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After drills off Egypt, French warships embark US Marines

After concluding several days of drills with the Egyptian Navy, the French task group composed of helicopter ...

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France ready to host UK marines if amphibious ships are axed

The French Navy is considering allowing UK’s Royal Marines greater access to its amphibious ships should the ...

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French amphibious group deploys to Indian Ocean

A French Navy amphibious task group got underway from the Toulon naval base on Wednesday, November 21, for a ...

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French Navy receives new visual defense simulators

The French Navy has received a new visual defense simulator (Simdav) at its base in Brest, the system manufacturer ...

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French FREMM frigate Auvergne visits Western Australia

French Navy frigate FS Auvergne pulled docked in the Western Australian port of Freemantle on November 15, four ...

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French Navy's fifth FREMM frigate wraps up first sea trials

French Navy’s future FREMM frigate FS Bretagne completed her first set of sea trials in Lorient, North ...

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Kership launches French Navy's second BSAH ‘Rhone’

The French Navy’s second Loire-class offshore support and assistance multipurpose vessel – BSAH Rhone ...

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French, UK and US warships train together in Gulf of Oman

Exercise Intrepid Sentinel gathered ships from the French, UK and US navies for two days of maneuvers in the Gulf ...

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FS Commandant Ducuing wraps up second op Sophia stint

French Navy’s D’Estienne d’Orves-class aviso FS Ducuing completed its second deployment to the European ...

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French Navy's L'Astrolabe starts maiden Antarctica mission

The French Navy’s new ice-breaking and patrol vessel L’Astrolabe started her first ever mission to Antarctica ...

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Brilliant Mariner kicks off in France

Ships from 13 nations are taking part in the French-hosted exercise Brilliant Mariner which kicked off September ...

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French Navy commissions La Résolue in French Guiana

The French Navy has commissioned its second La Confiance-class patrol vessel ‘La Résolue’ into active ...

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French minehunters transported back from Persian Gulf tour

After they concluded a six-month deployment in the Persian Gulf, two French Navy minehunters were loaded onto a ...

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FREMM Auvergne embarks on first operational deployment

The French Navy’s newest FREMM frigate FS Auvergne started her maiden operational deployment as she set sail ...

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FS Surcouf returns from three-month counter-piracy mission

The French Navy’s La Fayette-class frigate FS Surcouf returned to her homeport at Toulon naval base on August ...

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