Anti-Submarine Warfare – Market Report 2019

ASW has once again risen high on the agendas of NATO’s maritime forces.

US, French, UK navies kick off MCM drill in Persian Gulf

Ships from the navies of the US, the UK and France have kicked off the mine countermeasures exercise Artemis ...

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UK-French FC/ASW program passes "key review"

A joint French and British program to develop a new generation of anti-ship missiles has passed the “key ...

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French Navy's sixth FREMM frigate completes first sea trials

The French Navy’s sixth FREMM frigate Normandie returned from her first sea trials in late February, ...

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FS Charles de Gaulle underway for first post-refit tour

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle got underway from its homeport in Toulon on Tuesday, March 5, to ...

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Airbus-led group lands France's RIFAN 2.1 IP network deal

The French defense procurement agency DGA (Direction générale de l’armement) has awarded an Airbus-led group a ...

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Tonnerre, La Fayette begin annual Jeanne d'Arc mission

Mistral-class helicopter carrier BPC Tonnerre and frigate FS La Fayette kicked off the French Navy’s ...

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French Navy's fifth FREMM frigate officially enters service

FS Bretagne, the French Navy’s fifth FREMM frigate, has officially entered service after completing its ...

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Danish frigate joining French aircraft carrier for ops

Royal Danish Navy frigate HDMS Niels Juel got underway from Naval Base Korsør en route to the Mediterranean Sea ...

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French aircraft carrier starts final pre-deployment exercise

Ships form the navies of Spain, Italy, and the US got underway from the French naval base in Toulon on February 3 ...

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France signs €1.7 b deal for FLOTLOG procurement

The French defense procurement agency “Direction Générale de l’Armement” (DGA) on January 30 signed a €1.7 billion ...

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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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