PARIS — The Directon Générale de l’Armement took delivery July 18 of the fifth multimission frigate, marking a step toward an eight-strong fleet. This page details the development and operational history of the FREMM (class) Multirole / Multipurpose Guided-Missile Stealth Destroyer / Frigate Warship. On June 12th in Brest, DCNS delivered the FREMM multi-mission frigate Provence to the French Navy, as stipulated in the contract. This frigate is the second of.

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Compared with the Ticonderoga-class cruisers and Arleigh Burkes, there is trigate very little in the way of ambient noise, and there is almost no noise in the berthings. The stations are fully equipped with several kinds of fire extinguishers and canisters of agent, including AFFF and F, and in-line eductors for extracting them.

There is a long row of terminals and screens that are manned by no fewer than four personnel including the navigator, a bright bridge monitoring the surface search radar, the helmsman and an engineer monitoring the plant status. Gas turbines work alongside electric motors and diesel generators while a bow thruster allows for fine-tuned maneuvering in either case and both are set up to gain maximum efficiency for the action required: Archived from the original on 18 January The French Navy has used this warship class to succeed the Georges Leygues and Cassard classes while Italy followed suit and used the design to succeed the Soldati and Maestrale classes.

Fire away fremj Twitter: There is also a fixed gas system as a backup in the main spaces.

DCNS Transfered the FREMM Frigate Tahya Misr to the Egyptian Navy

We are proud to have contributed to the successful firing of a cruise missile from a surface ship, a first in Europe. Aircraft Carriers Charles de Gaulle. Views Read Edit View history.


Retrieved 18 April Foremost among them is the damage control system but there are others. Archived from the original on 20 April Egypt; Italy; France; Morocco.

The ship is pretty darn cool: Fremmm 18 January MU90 Torpedoes; Aster surface-to-air missiles; Teseo surface-to-surface missile; Milas anti-ship missile and anti-submarine missile, and Marte missile on the helo.

The class is one of the five finalists for the U. It is very quiet. Its versatility and manoeuvrability meet the operational requirements of numerous navies around the world.

DCNS Transfered the FREMM Frigate Tahya Misr to the Egyptian Navy

Maestrale class Followed by: List of frigates of the French Navy. Range is 6, nautical miles for the French design and 6, nautical miles for the Italian design. FincantieriRiva Trigoso and Muggiano. Indeed, the successful firing of the naval cruise missile on May 19 th from the FREMM Aquitaine is a demonstration of the anti-land warfare capabilities directed at targets located deep in enemy territory. Martinengo, Marceglia, Schergat and Bianchi are set to come online in, andrespectively.

In December however, it became clear that the offer was rejected by the Public Services and Procurement Canadaciting the unsolicited nature of the bid as undermining the fair and competitive nature of the procurement”. Retrieved 30 April L’Usine Nouvelle in French.

FREMM multipurpose frigate

The ship is also equipped with an air search radar, surface search radar, an electronic warfare system, and commercial radars. The mooring lines feed from enclosed areas both forward and aft under the forecastle and flight deck. The ship is equipped with frogate incredible camera system that exists almost everywhere except the living spaces and spaces like central control that are constantly manned.

Paris, Rome and Victoria, British Columbia.

Aquitane was commissioned on November 23rd, and homeports out of Brest. The FREMM multi-mission frigate is one of the most technologically advanced and competitive ships on the market. Organisation frlgate Joint Armament is an international organisation whose core-business is the through life management of cooperative defence equipment programmes for its Member States. The Alpino comes equipped with no fewer than five espresso machines, but sailors hoping the U.


Electronic Warfare EW is also shared and involves various digital fits as well as jamming equipment and decoys.

Retrieved 11 April This combat ship is capable of meeting the expectations of numerous navies. Budget constraints soon saw frenm French revise their commitment to just eight. When it came to developing an all-new modern stealth-minded guided-missile frigate warship for the navies of France and Italy, the two European powers joined forces and fleshed out the “FREMM Multipurpose Frigate”.

During normal operations — fre,m zipping around at 25 knots — you can get about 2 percent fuel consumption per day. An meter Hurricane rigid-hull inflatable boat that makes 50 knots through the water, used for special operations insertion and by the Marine detachment for non-compliant boardings. Staff photo by David B.

All the fixed systems have mechanical back-up systems should the ship lose power completely. Defense News spent three days on board Alpino. Naval Exercises Naval Technology. For instance, during underway replenishment the lines are reeled in with winches rather than with a team of line handlers as is done on U. Horizon class Followed by: The classes began construction in and frifate first ships entered commissioned status in Fire boundaries on the main deck can be set automatically from central control with the flip of a switch, which releases the magnetized door stops, and the damage control officer can see when anyone breaks fire boundaries he will let you know.

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