Assessment of the Franco-Greek Operational Cooperation

Deployed in the Mediterranean Sea to help protect the approaches to Europe, the Naval Air Group (GAN) operated with the Greek armed forces during the CLEMENCEAU 22 mission. Military cooperation with Greece has thus taken on a new dimension. passing from a logic of development of interoperability to an operational logic. From February 1, the first day of the CLEMENCEAU…

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Carrier Battle Group Reaches Full Operational Capacity

Since its departure from Toulon on February 1 , all the French and allied units of the Naval Air Group (GAN), formed around the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle , have trained intensively in all areas of combat and fields of conflict. Rear-Admiral Cluzel, commander of the GAN, declared the full operational capability of this international air-sea force on February…

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Cross-deck Exercise Between Greek, German & Italian Ships

December 7, 2020 – Last week the Greek Adrias Flagship with the German Frigate Hamburg and the Italian Offshore Patrol Vessel Cigala Fulgosi performed a in cross-deck inter-operability exercises in the Mediterranean Sea. There activities gave pilots from the three ships the opportunity to land and launch on the different flight decks and are essential for maintaining high standards of…

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SNMG2 PASSEX

June 5, 2020 (Google Translation) – On Wednesday 03 June 2020, a Passing Exercise between frigates HS Adrias and ITS Virginio Fasan (SNMG-2 Unit) was conducted at the sea area northwest of Crete. The exercise enhanced the operational capability and readiness of the participating units and promoted the cooperation within the NATO framework. Greek Navy photos

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