FS Marne Has Replenished 11 Foreign Navies on Current Deployment

June 17, 2019 (Google Translation) – Since it was set up on 5 March in Toulon to participate in the Clemenceau deployment, BCR Marne , the naval air force’s supplying officer, has interacted with 19 different types of vessels belonging to 11 navies. During the day and at night, he conducted his refueling and transfer at sea activities. ” During this period, BCR seamen took over, transported and delivered 24,000 cubic meters of fuel and 200 tons of food freight and technical equipment,” says Commander Stéphane-Charles, who is in charge…

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Mission Clemenceau: Bilateral Exercises in the Bay of Bengal

May 24, 2019 (Google Translation) – The Carrier Group is currently in the Bay of Bengal. The aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle and his escort lead from 17 to 25 May a series of exercises called “La Perouse”, which began with interactions with Australian ships after the reception aboard the aircraft carrier. a delegation from HMAS Toowoomba , integrated into the carrier battle group. On Sunday, May 19, the TF was joined by two Japanese units (JS Izumo and JS Murasame ), then, on Monday, May 20, by one of…

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Mission Clemenceau: The carrier battle group

March 5, 2019 (Google Translation) – The carrier group, formed around the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle, sailed from the Naval Base Toulon on Tuesday, March 5 for a deployment of several months called Clemenceau. French, European and international means (Australia, Denmark, United States, Portugal and the United Kingdom) will be deployed around the French aircraft carrier which will welcome on board the airborne group consisting of 20 Rafale Marine, 2 air surveillance planes E-2C Hawkeye, 2 Dauphin Helicopters and a Marine Caiman. The naval aviation group (GAN) thus constituted,…

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