未来城c座全是小姐吗：French navy construction presses the fast forward button？
French navy construction press the “fast forward button”?
French Navy “De Gaulle” aircraft carrier
French Defense Minister Florance Pali announced on October 20 that,The French Navy will undergo the largest upgrade in 30 years.Parley pointed out,The next generation of French aircraft carrier is on the line,It will enter service in 2038.In addition,The French Navy will also receive several new ships including ballistic missile nuclear submarines and new frigates in the near future.
According to the Belgian “Aviation Defense” website,Parley made the above remarks in a video speech at the opening ceremony of the European Navy Exhibition this year.Affected by the new crown pneumonia epidemic,This year the European Navy Show was changed to be held online.Parley pointed out: “I can confirm,The next generation of French aircraft carriers will join the Navy in 2038.Become the successor of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier ‘De Gaulle’.The aircraft carrier will carry the European next-generation fighter-SCAF fighter jointly developed by France, Germany and other countries.We have incorporated this idea into the aircraft carrier design,So that they are perfectly compatible,Maximize combat effectiveness.”
Parley did not disclose other details of the next-generation aircraft carrier.Especially whether the new aircraft carrier uses conventional power or nuclear power.Considering that the French Navy is the only maritime armed force outside the United States with a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier,The next-generation aircraft carrier independently designed by France is more likely to adopt nuclear power.
In order to enhance naval strength,France has spared no expense in recent years.In the speech,Parley emphatically mentioned the ongoing upgrade project of the French Navy.She pointed out: “In the past 30 years,The Navy has never experienced such a large-scale upgrade.”According to the plan,From 2019 to 2023,France will allocate 110 billion euros (about 867.8 billion yuan) to purchase weapons and equipment,A large part of the funds was allocated to the Navy.Parley revealed,In the next few months,The French Navy will start the construction of the third-generation ballistic missile nuclear submarine.Although Parley did not disclose any details,But this announcement itself has very important significance-confirming that France’s most advanced nuclear submarine force is about to usher in a comprehensive upgrade,This means that in addition to carrying M51 submarine-launched ballistic missiles,The four Triumph-class strategic nuclear submarines will also carry other advanced missiles in the future.
In terms of surface combat ships,The two European multi-mission frigates “Alsace” and “Lorraine” ordered by the French Navy will be delivered to the navy in 2021 and 2022, respectively.after that,The French Navy will shift the focus of construction to defensive and intervention frigates.These frigates use cutting-edge naval technology,With stealth function,Durable and versatile.France plans to build 5 frigates of this type,The first ship is under construction,It is expected to be delivered to the Navy in 2023.These frigates will gradually replace the Lafayette-class frigates of the French Navy.
The French Navy also started the construction of 10 patrol ships in July this year.According to reports,These patrol ships with a displacement of 2000 tons,It can be used as a frigate for nuclear submarines,It can perform a variety of maritime missions.among them,The first two ships will be delivered in 2025.To support French military operations overseas,The French Navy also ordered 6 overseas patrol ships.Parley said when attending the groundbreaking ceremony of the ship earlier this month,The Navy’s new generation of overseas patrol ships are critical to protecting France’s exclusive economic zone and combating illegal trafficking.It is reported that,These ships will be delivered from 2024 to 2025.
The upgrading of the French Navy’s attack-type nuclear submarine is also quietly underway.6 Barracuda-class nuclear submarines will replace active Ruby-class attack nuclear submarines,Become the main force of French nuclear submarines.The French Ministry of Defense issued a press release on October 21 stating thatThe first barracuda-class nuclear submarine, the Sufran, successfully tested a cruise missile for the first time on the 20th.Parley said,This indicates that the French Navy has a new strategic strike capability.
In addition,France has also continuously strengthened its cooperation with the navies of European allies.such as,The French Navy Group cooperated with the Italian Fincantieri Group to build a logistics support ship,The first ship will be delivered in 2025.France will also integrate drone systems with the United Kingdom and cooperate in mine warfare.(Zhang Xiaoli)