FS Pluton Assists in Underwater Archaeological Research

Between September 21 and October 10, 2021, the building-base of clearing divers (BBPD) Pluton and the group of clearing divers (GPD) Méditerranée operated in Corsica, for the benefit of the Department of Underwater and Underwater Archaeological Research (DRASSM) ), before heading for the Vacca rock in order to continue processing the historic ammunition present on this site. After five days…

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FS Pluton Assists Albania With Mine Removal

July 22, 2021 (Google Translation) – After having organized cooperation actions with the divers of the Lebanese Navy, the Building-base of clearing divers (BBPD) Pluto went to Albanian territorial waters. He was escorted by the Albanian patroller Oriku with whom he also carried out several maneuver exercises and tactical evolutions. Once docked, the detachment of demining divers (PLD) present on…

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FS Pluton Assists in Wreck Removal off Corsica

April 2, 2020 (Google Translation) – Departing on March 15, 2021 aboard the chartered support and assistance vessel (BSAA) Pioneer , a detachment of the Mediterranean Clearance Divers Group led a wreck removal operation in Southern Corsica. Supported by the building-base of mine clearance divers (BBPD) Pluto from March 17, mine clearance divers identified five wrecks in the bays of…

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