Auvergne Takes Part in Exercise in “QUAD” Format

Deployed in the Eastern Mediterranean as part of Operation CHAMMAL, the FREMM Auvergne participated on 12 November, off Cyprus, in a joint exercise with Cypriot, Greek, and Italian units. The Greek frigate Kontourioutis , the Italian frigate Andrea Doria and the Cypriot patroller Alasia, as well as a helicopter from the 460th Squadron of the Cypriot air force, thus joined…

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Sea Training for the Second Naval Division

These days, the Navy is at sea for an intense training activity aimed at maintaining full operational capacity after more than 1 year since the last time the Units were able to train before the COVID-19 pandemic hit our Country. In the Gulf of Taranto, the Second Naval Division, under the command of Squad Admiral Paolo Pezzutti, is conducting an…

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Andrea Doria Detaches from the English Carrier Strike Group

June 22, 2021 (Google Translation) – From 28 May to 15 June, the ship Andrea Doria integrated into the English Carrier Strike Group (CSG) to participate in the escort of the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth. The activity began at the end of the Steadfast Defender 2021 exercise in the Atlantic Ocean and ended after 19 days in the Mediterranean.…

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