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FREMM multipurpose frigate

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FREMM Frigate - DCNS

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On board FREMM Normandie Next Generation Multi Mission Frigate

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Italian Navy FREMM Frigate Carlo Margottini at DIMDEX 2018 - Qatar

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DCNS Launched its 6th FREMM multi-mission frigate, Auvergne for the French Navy

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FREMM multipurpose frigate

The FREMM is a class of multi-purpose frigates designed by Naval Group/Armaris and Fincantieri for the navies of France and Italy. The lead ship of the class, Aquitaine, was commissioned in November 2012 by the French Navy. In France the class is known as the Aquitaine class, while in Italy they are known as the Bergamini class. Italy has ordered six general purpose variants and four anti-submarine variants; the last two Italian general purpose FREMMs will have anti-aircraft warfare, anti-ballistic missile and surface attack capabilities. France has ordered six anti-submarine variants, and two air-defence variants. The class is one of the five finalists for the U.S. Navy’s FFG(X) program.
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