Replaced their Super Frelon with EC225LP in 2010. Between 2013 and 2016 the 32F SAR detachment at Cherbourg flew 209 rescue missions saving 96 people. On June 24, 2016 they were replaced by 33F NH90 and deactivated.
News of Flottille 32F
Marine Nationale Exercise Gascogne 2016, 03-Jun-16 : The French Navy participated in Gascogne 2016 an exercise which simulated a collision between two merchant ships and an oil spill
|01-may-12||02-may-12||AirMed and Rescue 2012|
|26-jun-08||27-jun-08||SAR Meet 2008|
|18-jan-07||18-jan-07||MSC Napoli rescue|