FS La Combattante Commissioned at Saint Malo

June 13, 2019 (Google Translation) – On June 12, 2019, Lieutenant-Commander Jean-Christophe Dherbécourt was recognized as the first commander of the PAG by Rear-Admiral Thierry Catard, Deputy Admiral Brest, commanding the Naval Action Force. The launch of this patrol boat was decided by Florence Parly, Minister of the Armies following Hurricane IRMA which touched the Antilles in September 2017 in order to reinforce the means of the Armed Forces in the Antilles (FAA). Launched November 22, 2018 in Saint-Malo, the PAG is the third and last copy of his series.…

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France Orders Third Type PLG (Light Patrol Guyanese) for the Antilles

Google Translation Florence Parly, Minister of the Armies, had announced on September 24, 2017 the order of a third patroller of type “PLG” (light patrol Guyanese) for the Antilles. Under this decision, the Directorate General of Armaments (DGA) on 1st December 2017 its construction in the shipyard Socarenam. This PLG will increase the state’s response capabilities in the region, especially to better cope with humanitarian crises or conducting operations against trafficking. It will be delivered in 2019. The first two light patrol Guyana (PLG), Confidence and The Resolved , ordered…

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