FS La Fayette Marks 100 Days in Operation MEDOR

November 16, 2020 (Google Translation) – On November 10, the frigate La Fayette passed the baton to the frigate Aconit after a deployment of more than 100 days in the eastern Mediterranean. During this mission, the frigate La Fayette provided France with a means of autonomous assessment of the situation and of military cooperation with its main strategic partners, in…

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La Fayette and Jean Bart Form Eastern Mediterranean Surface Action Group

October 30, 2020 (Google Translation) – On October 28 and 29, the light stealth frigate (FLF) La Fayette and the anti-aircraft frigate (FAA) Jean Bart carried out joint operations in the eastern Mediterranean. These maneuvers, carried out as part of a Surface Action Group, enabled the two crews to evolve and cooperate as a constituted force, with a view to…

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La Fayette Joins NEMESIS off the Cypriot Coast

October 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – On October 14, 2020, the frigate La Fayette participated in the combined exercise NEMESIS 2020 in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Cyprus. This large-scale mutual training, which brought together more than twenty units, ships, aircraft, military or civilian drones, consists of the management of a major crisis on an oil…

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FS La Fayette Patrols with USS Roosevelt

October 12, 2020 (Google Translation) – “La Fayette” evokes, above all, Franco-American friendship and cooperation. Deployed in the Mediterranean since the end of July 2020, the first frigate in service of the Light Furtive Frigate (FLF) class lived up to its name by leading a force-based operation for several days with the American destroyer of the Arleigh Burke DDGH type…

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