Subscribe to Google News

French aircraft carrier has approached Syria at a distance of airstrikes

DAMASCUS, (BM) – The French Navy carrier strike group, led by the nuclear carrier Charles de Gaulle, operating in the Eastern Mediterranean, approached Syria from the range of air strikes by carrier-based aircraft, follows from satellite images of the European satellites Sentinel-2 and Planetscope, learned BulgarianMilitary.com quoting Interfax.

Read more: Putin and Macron expressed concern over the death of General Soleimani

According to official figures, the aircraft carrier went on a campaign from the base in Toulon on January 22 to support the French armed forces fighting the militants of the Islamic State terrorist group.

The aircraft carrier has 18 Rafale M multipurpose fighter-bombers (Rafal M), two E-2C Hawkeye long-range radar detection aircraft (Hokai E-2C) and three helicopters.

The French aircraft carrier group includes two frigates, a nuclear strike submarine, a supply vessel, and a frigate of the Greek Navy.

Read more: Military and defense analyzes, comments, opinions and rating – Defweek.com

Follow us everywhere and at any time. BulgarianMilitary.com has responsive design and you can open the page from any computer, mobile devices or web browsers. For more up-to-date news from us, follow our YouTube, Reddit, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook pages. Do not miss the chance to subscribe to our newsletter. Subscribe and read our stories in News360App in AppStore or GooglePlay or in FeedlyApp in AppStore or GooglePlay

>>Be a reporter: Write and send your article.<<

BulgarianMilitary.com
Editorial team
Source: Interfax

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More