French Navy

French Navy deploys upgraded maritime patrol aircraft in Hormuz Strait

To support the European surveillance mission in the Strait of Hormuz, the French Navy deployed an ALT2 maritime patrol aircraft upgraded to standard 6....


Dassault Aviation to offer Falcon 10X as maritime patrol aircraft

Dassault Aviation will offer the French Navy a conversion of its Falcon 10X business jet into a maritime patrol aircraft....


US and French aircraft carriers join forces in the Arabian Sea

The French Navy Charles de Gaulle and the US Navy USS Dwight D. Eisenhower aircraft carriers began combined operations in the Arabian Sea....


French Rafale F3R fighter reaches full operational capability

The Dassault Rafale F3R fighter jets were declared fully operational by the French Air Force and Navy....


French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle will have nuclear-powered successor

Emmanuel Macron confirmed that the French Navy would build a nuclear-powered successor to the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle....


French Navy to receive new eyes in the sky from Dassault

The French Ministry of the Armed Forces has ordered from Dassault Aviation seven maritime surveillance and intervention planes for the French Navy, with an option for five others to be confirmed in 2025. The order, valued at €1.3 billion, will be a breath of fresh air for the French manufacturer in a time of crisis for the aviation industry....