ATHENS, (BM) – Negotiations between Greece and France are in progress. Yesterday we were talking about the weight of public opinion in defense decisions. Greece, France open talks on ‘Belharra’ frigate buy: According to the Greek defense minister, there is still “a long way to go” before the final configuration of the frigates for Greece is agreed. Naval Group and Belharra return to the race in Greece. France has started meeting with Greek officials this week about vessel procurement, including the new Belharra frigate, according to our source in Greece. Hypersonic missiles are going to be a "game changer". Navigation and communication systems on board FTI frigate . The first “a” transformed into an @ makes reference to the highly digital nature of the frigate. Greece Sends LOI to France for Belharra Frigates, Looking for Financing - Naval News: A Letter of Intent (LOI) was reportedly sent yesterday by the Greek defense procurement agency to the French government, in connection with the procurement of two Belharra frigates from Naval Group for the Hellenic Navy. However, Greek Defense Minister Niko Panagiotopoulos said then that there was still a “long way to go” before a final deal is reached between the two nations. Nearly all notable naval powers make use of the multi-role frigate in their inventory. Naval Group Greece, France open talks on ‘Belharra’ frigate buy: According to the Greek defense minister, there is still “a long way to go” before the final configuration of the frigates for Greece is agreed. Greece has long sought a heavily armed French frigate, with the Greek navy previously seeking the Fremm multimission frigate with cruise missiles before 2008. The plan is revealed just a few days after French President Emmanuel Macron expressed his support to Greece against threats in the East Mediterranean Sea. We know Greece have financial limitaitons and government is not planning to spend a big fund for this purchase. However, Greek Defense Minister Niko Panagiotopoulos said then that there was still a “long way to go” before a final deal is reached between the two nations. Designated Belharra for export, the FDI frigate design is being built by Naval Group for the French Navy. Belharra is Naval Group’s answer to navies looking for a compact frigate to perform a large range of missions, stand-alone or within a task force, for high sea duration missions or for shallow water operation in congested and contested operational environment. Greece is to acquire two frigates of multi-mission type FREMM from France among tension with neighbor Turkey. Πρόκειται για τρεις κύριες εξελίξεις οι οποίες δίνουν μια αναθέρμανση στο πρόγραμμα ενώ παράλληλα προκύπτει μια σοβαρή προοπτική υλοποίησης. The Frigate ship type is a multi-role, general purpose ocean-going vessel utilized for fleet surface ship protection against enemy surface combatants or incoming aerial threats. He emphasized that Greece’s interest on Belharra starts at 2009, but their financial crysis blocked the programme. The reply was reportedly sent by the U.S government and came after a Letter of Intent was signed between Greece and France in mid-October for the procurement of two FDI / Belharra frigates. MitsosBarba. According to Greek media, the frigates will be on leasing contract for five years. On the other hand, Greece is up to procure Belharra Class Frigates and/or Gowind Class Corvettes made by French Shipbuilder Naval Group and still keeps negotiating about the procurement project. In 2019, France and Greece signed a letter of intent to open up formal discussions on a potential purchase of two Belharra frigates, which are being build by the Naval Group for France’s navy. Russia is very advanced (Zircon missile), and the USA, China, AND France are working on this. Designated Belharra for export, the FDI frigate design is being built by Naval Group for the French Navy. Naval Group and Belharra return to the race in Greece. According to Doureios Ippos, the cost for 4 Multi Mission Surface Combatant (MMSC), a design by Lockheed Martin, would be less than 2 billion euros, including all weapon systems and missiles, plus … Instead of Naval Group’s Belharra-class frigates, it was reported by local media over the week-end that Greece will instead buy four Meko 200 frigates, made by Germany’s ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems, which also supplied four older frigates that Greece now plans to … In 2019, France and Greece signed a letter of intent to open up formal discussions on a potential purchase of two Belharra frigates, which are being build by the Naval Group for France’s navy. Athens is reportedly negotiating with French government and French naval defence manufacturer Naval Group for the purchase of up to four Belharra-class frigates, a move that could resolve the Greek Navy’s 10-year search for a multi-purpose frigate. In 2019, France and Greece signed a letter of intent to open up formal discussions on a potential purchase of two Belharra frigates, which are being build by the Naval Group for France’s navy. The Belharra-class frigate will also be fitted with two eight-cell A-50 type Sylver vertical launch systems for Aster 15 surface-to-air missiles in the bow, two 20mm remotely-operated weapons at the rear, 2×2 deck-mounted torpedo tubes for MU90, and an anti-ship missile decoy launching system. In the spring of 2018, the French president had approached the Tsipras government, offering two French frigates BELHARRA to take over the role of control and surveillance of the Aegean and the Mediterranean beyond the obvious expression of "community solidarity" by France to Greece. Instead of Naval Group’s Belharra-class frigates, it was reported by local media over the week-end that Greece will instead buy four Meko 200 frigates, made by Germany’s ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems, which also supplied four older frigates that Greece now plans to upgrade to a similar equipment standard. The La Fayette class (also known as FL-3000 for "Frégate Légère de 3,000 tonnes", or FLF for Frégate Légère Furtive) is a class of general purpose frigates built by DCNS and operated by the French Navy.Derivatives of the type are in service in the navies of Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Taiwan.. https://greekcitytimes.com/2020/11/09/greek-navy-purchase-us-frigates France and Greece agree on fighters and frigates deal, Paris sends aircraft carrier By Boyko Nikolov on September 1, 2020 Subscribe to G o o g l e News. As the company explained, the name [email protected] is a reference to Europe’s only giant wave: the Belharra. The Hellenic Navy cancelled plans to purchase 2 FDI Belharra frigates from France with an option for 2 more, as an almost certain decision, was put on hold in July 2020. France is discussing the sale of two FDI frigates to Greece, in addition to 12 to 18 Rafale fighters and additional missiles. Frigates are outfitted with advanced sonar, sensory and tracking systems that allow her crew to hunt down enemy submarines. 16K 3,664 2. However, Greek Defense Minister Niko Panagiotopoulos said then that there was still a “long way to go” before a final deal is reached between the two nations. 17/12/2020 21/12/2020. French Frigates for Greece: Could we be going with the French because of hypersonic missiles? 17/12/2020 21/12/2020 Fabrice Wolf. As the Pentapostagma has informed you for days, Belharra and Rafale will come as a “package” to Greece, while Paris and Athens are preparing other agreements, … MitsosBarba. Εξελίξεις διαφαίνονται στην προοπτική απόκτησης των γαλλικών πλοίων Belharra. If Athens and Paris were to reach agreement, Greece would receive the second ship, while the French navy would receive the third, and the second Greek ship would be the fourth built. (NG image) PARIS — France and Greece are discussing a major arms package but no deal has been concluded, a senior French government official said Sept. 1. We reported on Monday that negotiations on both FREMM frigates and Gowind corvettes would start soon according to local media. Post Aug 02, 2019 #1 2019-08-02T16:09. The Frégates de taille intermédiaire (FTI; English: Frigates of intermediate size) is a French military program to design and create a planned class of frigates to be used by the French Navy.At the moment, the program consists of five ships, with commissioning planned from 2023 onwards. But … “The Navy will say ‘Yes’ to whatever frigate you tell it to acquire because it is using 1980 frigates,” a retired officer told THEMA. (NG image) PARIS --- France and Greece are discussing a major arms package but no deal has been concluded, a senior French government official said Sept. 1. Yesterday, we talked about the weight of public opinion in defense decisions. 16K 3,664 2. The French Navy envisions to operate five frigates of the class with first delivery to the navy expected in 2023. Two FDI ships are due to be delivered by 2025.

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