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Aéronautique Navale

Aéronautique Navale ships

  List of ships

Type Name Del'd From To
Aircraft Carrier (Nuclear Powered) Charles de Gaulle class 12001--
Aircraft Carrier Colossus class 119461973
Aircraft Carrier La Fayette class 219511963
Aircraft Carrier Clemenceau class 219612000
Helicopter Carrier Jeanne d Arc class 119642010
Guided-Missile Cruiser Colbert mod class 119721991
Cruiser Colbert class 119591970
Guided-Missile Destroyer Suffren class 219672007
Guided-Missile Destroyer F70 AA class 219882021
Guided-Missile Destroyer Horizon class 22008--
Destroyer T53 Duperré class 619571992
Destroyer F65 Aconit class 119731997
Destroyer F67 Tourville class 31975--
Destroyer F70 ASW class 71979--
Frigate Commandant Riviere class 919621995
Frigate Floreal class 61992--
Frigate La Fayette class 51996--
Frigate Aquitaine class 62012--
Corvette d'Estienne d'Orves class 171976--
Corvette Gowind class 120122018
Corvette Felix Eboue class 12023--
Assault Carrier Mistral class 32006--
Landing Ship/Platform Dock Argens (mod) class 21960--
Landing Ship/Platform Dock Ouragan class 219652007
Landing Ship/Platform Dock Batral class 51974--
Landing Ship/Platform Dock Bougainville class 11988--
Landing Ship/Platform Dock Foudre class 219902015
Support Ship Rhin class 41964--
Support Ship D Entrecasteaux class 119712008
Support Ship Achéron class 119762009
Support Ship Durance class 51977--
Support Ship Loire class 22018--
Icebreakers L'Astrolabe class 12017--


Shipyard YearsShips
FR DCNS - Lorient, 201748
FR DCNS - Brest, 1958 - 202034
FR Chantier Nantes, Ile de Nantes 19881
FR Chantiers de l Atlantique, 1963 - 19947
FR Chantiers de Bretagne, île de la Prairie au Duc 1960 - 19612
FR Chantiers Pirioux Concarneau, 20171
FR SOCARENAM, Quai Garnier du Fougeray 20231

FR List of Classes

Derivatives / Succeeded by
1951 CV La Fayette class
1957 DD T53 Duperré class
1959 C Colbert class
1972         CG Colbert mod class
1960 L Argens (mod) class
1961 CV Clemenceau class
1962 FF Commandant Riviere class
1967         portugal Joao Belo class
1992         Floreal class
1996                 La Fayette class
1996                         FFG saudi arabia Al Riyadh class
1996                         taiwan Kang Ding class
2007                         FFG singapore Formidable class
1964 H Jeanne d Arc class
1964 AO Rhin class
1965 L Ouragan class
1990         Foudre class
1967 DDG Suffren class
1971 AO D Entrecasteaux class
1973 DD F65 Aconit class
1974         F67 Tourville class
1979                 FF F70 type class
1979                         F70 ASW class
1988                         DDG F70 AA class
1974 L Batral class
1976 FS A69 type class
1976         d'Estienne d'Orves class
2001                 turkey B class corvette
2012                 Gowind class
2019                         argentina Bouchard OPV class
1978         argentina Drummond class
1976 AO Achéron class
1977 AO Durance class
1988 L Bougainville class
1995 AO Dufresne class
2001 CVN Charles de Gaulle class
2005 LH Mistral class
2008 DDG Horizon class
2012 FF Aquitaine class
2017 AW L'Astrolabe class
2018 AO Loire class
2023 FS Felix Eboue class


Naval Engine boilers 1964--
Naval Engine diesel 1960--
Naval Engine diesel - SEMT Pielstick 1962--
Naval Engine electric motors 2006--
Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500 2008--
Naval Engine gas turbine - Rolls Royce Olympus 1979--
Naval Engine nuclear - pressurised water reactor 2001--
Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG 1979--
Naval Engine steam turbines 1946--
Missile Launcher Aster VLS 2008--
Missile Launcher ASW Malafon 1967--
Missile Launcher Crotale SAM 1975--
Missile Launcher Masurca 19672007
Missile Launcher Mk 11 Tartar 19882021
Missile Launcher MM38 Exocet single launcher 1964--
Missile Launcher MM40 Exocet 1979--
Missile Launcher Sadral six cell launcher 1988--
Missile Launcher Simbad twin launcher 1979--
Naval Gun Creusot-Loire 100 mm 1962--
Naval Gun Mod 48 twin 127mm 19591970
Naval Gun Nexter (GIAT) F2 single 20mm 2001--
Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm 2008--
Naval Gun single 20 mm 1946--
Naval Gun single 30 mm 1962--
Naval Gun single 40 mm 1964--
Naval Gun twin 57 mm 19591991
Rocket Launcher ASW mortar 375 mm 1962--
Torpedo Launchers L5 torpedo launcher 1979--
Torpedo Launchers single tube 550 mm 1962--
Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-25 Nixie 1976--
Chaff and decoys Dagaie 1976--
Chaff and decoys Dagaie Mark.2 (AMBL-1B) 19672021
Naval Radar air search radar DRBV 23B 19612000
Naval Radar air search radar DRBV 51 1965--
Naval Radar air search radar DRBV-15 Sea Tiger 2001--
Naval Radar air search radar DRBV-15C Sea Tiger Mk2 1996--
Naval Radar air search radar DRBV-21A Mars 19902015
Naval Radar air search radar DRBV-26 Juptier 1975--
Naval Radar fire direction radar DRBC 31 19612000
Naval Radar fire direction radar DRBC 32 1961--
Naval Radar fire direction radar Thales Arabel 2001--
Naval Radar height finding radar DRBI 10 19612010
Naval Radar long range search S1850M 2008--
Naval Radar navigation radar DECCA 1226 1965--
Naval Radar navigation radar KH Sharpeye 2023--
Naval Radar surface and low level air search radar DRBV50 19612010
Naval Radar air direction radar Type 277 19461973
Naval Radar navigation radar Racal Decca RM 1229 19902015
Naval Radar surface search radar Racal Decca 2459 19902015
Sonar hull mounted and towed sonar AN/SQS-505 19612000
Sonar hull mounted sonar DUBA 25 1976--

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