Primauguet trains with a Norwegian submarine

February 13, 2019 (Google Translation) – As part of its latest deployment, the Primauguet anti-submarine frigate (FASM) , currently in the North Atlantic Ocean, has trained with the Norwegian submarine Uredd (submarine type U210). During two consecutive mornings, the two vessels exercised during a particularly demanding CASEX (exercise with a submarine) because of the extreme weather conditions and specificities of the area, including the well-known fjords of northern Norway. of the submarine. In addition to a better knowledge of this particular environment by the crew of the FASM, and especially…

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Primauguet Trains With a Norwegian Submarine

February 6, 2019 (Google Translation) – As part of its latest deployment, the Primauguet anti-submarine frigate (FASM) , currently in the North Atlantic Ocean, has trained with the Norwegian submarine Uredd (submarine type U210). During two consecutive mornings, the two vessels exercised during a particularly demanding CASEX (exercise with a submarine) because of the extreme weather conditions and specificities of the area, including the well-known fjords of northern Norway. of the submarine. In addition to a better knowledge of this particular environment by the crew of the FASM, and especially…

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Primauguet in cooperation with NATO in the Baltic Sea

January 31, 2019 (Google Translation) – Deployed in the Baltic Sea for its last mission before withdrawing from active service, the anti-submarine frigate (FASM) “Primauguet” conducted a series of exercises with SNMG1 ( Standard NATO Maritime Group 1 ) and Task Group 357.02 German consisting of four surface buildings. The “Primauguet” found the German naval group in the night of January 15 to 16 in the Danish Straits, during an anti-ship exercise. The following day, the two nations’ ships conducted several joint exercises, including anti-aircraft exercises, coordinated tactical maneuvers, and…

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Primauguet commemorates Narvik operations

Google Translation During her stopover in Narvik, the crew of the anti-submarine frigate (FASM) Primauguet paid tribute to the French soldiers who fought in Norway during the Second World War and especially during the operations of Narvik. The fighting, which took place between April 10 and June 8, 1940, involved a large allied fleet and an expeditionary force composed of elements from three nations (France, United Kingdom and Poland). This battle is considered the first Allied victory of the Second World War. The solemn commemoration in the French square of…

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USS Farragut Departs Bodo

USS Farragut (DDG 99) departed Bodo, Norway, May 11, following a scheduled port visit. Moored next to the French frigate Primauguet (D644), Farragut’s port visit included hosting a visit and tour of the ship for U.S. Ambassador to Norway, retired Navy Rear Adm. Kenneth Braithwaite. “Sailors aboard Farragut were proud to represent the ship and to have a chance to converse with U.S. Ambassador to Norway Kenneth Braithwaite as he toured the ship,” said Farragut Command Master Chief Paulette Brock. “Displaying the capabilities of our ship and technical expertise of…

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