New Corvette & Submarine Arrive in Alexandria

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The Egyptian-French frigate Gowind and the 42/209/1400 submarine arrived at Alexandria naval base after completing the reception procedures at the French Lorient and Kiel ports in Germany on a return trip to Egypt that took several days, In cooperation with the French naval forces in the Atlantic Ocean, and with the arrival of the new units, the frigate “Al Fateh” carried out its first training mission by shooting live ammunition in the scope of the Alexandria naval base, which highlighted the outstanding training level of the new naval units.

The 42nd Lightning and Submarine frigate is scheduled to be part of the “Tactical 2017” Tactical Exercise carried out by the naval forces in conjunction with the celebration of the 44th anniversary of October and the 50th anniversary of the Egyptian Navy.