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Aéronautique Navale
The Aéronavale was created in 1912. Nowadays is a full blue-water navy including nuclear-powered submarines, a nuclear aircraft carrier and many amphibious assault ships.

The French Naval Aviation is headquartered in Toulon naval base and operates from 4 main naval bases and many detachments in foreign countries or French overseas territories.

Organisation News

UK-French Griffin Strike Amphibious Exercise, 10-Apr-16 : A joint force between the UK and France will face its biggest development test to date as the two countries come together for an exercise to test the Combined Joint Expeditionary Force (CJEF)

15th NH90 Caiman Delivered to French Navy, 21-Sep-15 : The French Navy took delivery of its 15th (of 27 ordered) NH90 NFH “Caiman Marine” helicopter. As of today, 249 NH90 of all variants have been delivered to 13 countries

14th NH90 Caiman Delivered to French Navy, 21-Aug-15 : Fourteen and last Step B NH90 NFH Caiman was delivered to the French Navy and assigned to the 33F Squadron

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Organisation Models Login to Edit

ModelDel'dFromTo
  NHI NH90 NFH 2010
  EC EC225LP 22010
  EC as365 dauphin 2 1995
  SNIA sa365 dauphin 2 1984
  SNIA sa360 dauphin119781983
  westland Lynx 401977
  SA se3210 super frelon 3119662010
  SNIA alouette iii 371962
  SA HSS-1 Seabat 6119571979
  piasecki H-2119561960
  sikorsky H-19D Chickasaw1519561960
  SNIA alouette ii2619551997
  sikorsky s-51 / R-5 / H-5219511955


Rotary Wing Aircraft Units Login to Edit

Rotary Wing Aircraft UnitCreatedDisband
    Flottille 31F - 31 naval squadron 31F1956 --
    Flottille 32F - 32 naval squadron 32F1958 --
    Flottille 33F - 33 naval squadron 33F1956 --
    Flottille 34F - 34 naval squadron 34F1974 --
    Flottille 35F - 35 naval squadron 35F1969 --
    Flottille 36F - 36 naval squadron 36F1995 --
    Escadrille 10S - 10s flight 10S2001 --
    Escadrille 12S - 12s flight 12S1940 2000
    Escadrille 20S - 20s flight 20S1956 1991
    Escadrille 22S - 22s flight 22S1946 --
    Escadrille 23s - 23s flight 23S1954 1999
    Escadrille 27S - 27s flight 27S1967 1980
    Escadrille 58S - 58s flight 58S1951 --

Locations for this Org Login to Edit

Base / HeliportUnits on this Location
   d'Hyeres Le Palyvestre31F 2012/now
36F 2003/now
35F 2004/now
10S 2001/now
   Lanvéoc-Poulmic34F 1975/now
32F 1964/now
33F 2011/now
22S 1964/now




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