CONTENT PREVIEW
Sea Platforms

Greece signs letter of intent with France for two FDI frigates

14 October 2019
Follow

French Armed Forces (Defence) Minister Florence Parly tweeted on 10 October that she had signed a letter of intent with her Greek counterpart, Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, for the acquisition of two Frégate de Défense et d'Intervention (FDI) defence and intervention frigates to equip the Hellenic Navy starting in 2023.

France is procuring five FDIs of its own under the Loi de Programmation Militaire (LPM) 2019-2025 military funding programme in a programme conducted by the Direction Générale de l'Armement (DGA), the French armament procurement agency, in co-operation with the French Navy, Naval Group, Thales, and MBDA.

The French and Greek defence ministers signed a letter of intent on 10 October on the acquisition of two FDI frigates for the Hellenic Navy starting in 2023. (Naval Group)The French and Greek defence ministers signed a letter of intent on 10 October on the acquisition of two FDI frigates for the Hellenic Navy starting in 2023. (Naval Group)

Want to read more? For analysis on this article and access to all our insight content, please enquire about our subscription options at ihsmarkit.com/janes





(118 of 293 words)
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT