mali Operation Barkhane

arc around Sahel-Sahara


2014





  • Operation Barkhane
  • Operation Barkhane
  • Operation Barkhane

Follows on from Operation Serval (Mali) and Operation Epervier (Chad). France cooperates with military detachments from Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali and Mauritania in anti-terrorist missions mainly in Mali, since 1 Aug 2014.
United Nations peacekeeping forces are present in the region as part of the MINUSMA mission


News


RAF Chinooks Extends Deployment in Mali, 09-Jul-19 : #Chinook UK’s Chinook helicopters and personnel currently stationed with the French counter-terrorism operation in Northern Mali will extend their tour by a minimum of six months

Barkhane: Force’ 3D Capabilities in Action, 28-Jun-19 : #Force3D French forces deployed in Mali for operation Barkhane, took part of operation ACONIT at the Malian-Nigerian border against armed terrorist groups (GAT)

RAF Chinooks Reinforce French Mission in Mali, 27-Dec-18 : For the first time since arrival in July 2018 to Mali to support the French-led Operation Barkhane, a RAF Chinook trained the “kangaroo” refueling procedure with French helicopters Tiger and NH90

RAF Chinooks Deployed to Mali, 18-Jul-18 : #Mali Three Royal Air Force Chinook have arrived in West Africa in support of French counter-terrorism operations in Mali

Operation Ossau Air Units in Mali, 25-Mar-16 : Four Gazelle, four Tiger, three NH90 Cayman and six Puma helicopters are operating with French forces in Operation Ossau, part of Operation Barkhane in Mali

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Units

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DatesRotary Wing Aircraft UnitModels
    FR Escadron d'Helicopteres 01.067 Armée de l'Air SA330 Puma
Super Puma/Cougar
    FR 4 Regiment d'Helicopters des Forces Speciales Aviation Légère de l'Armée de Terre AS532UL Cougar
EC725AP Caracal
Tiger / Tigre
Gazelle
SA330 Puma
    01aug14 to - FR 1 Regiment D'Helicopteres de Combat Aviation Légère de l'Armée de Terre Gazelle
SA330 Puma
NH90 TTH


Not all models shown may have taken part in the Operation


Individual helicopters


Model IDs
Eurocopter AS532UL Cougar 2336    
NH Industries NH90 TTH 1294     1333    
Aerospatiale SA330B Puma 1204    
Aerospatiale SA342M Gazelle 3849    


Ships

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