Military Capabilities

First Egyptian Gowind corvette handed over

22 September 2017

French shipbuilder Naval Group (formerly DCNS) handed over the first of four Gowind 2500 corvettes to Egypt in Lorient on 22 September.

“Delivered just 36 months after the order was placed, the corvette ENS El-Fateh will take to the seas on 23 September to sail to its home port in Egypt,” the company said.

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