French Shipbuilders Partner On Future Carrier Work

Charles de Gaulle
Credit: USMC
French shipbuilders Naval Group and Les Chantiers de l’Atlantique have formed a joint venture to begin studies on the development of France’s future aircraft carrier. The two companies will work on preliminary studies for the proposed 75,000-ton, nuclear-powered ship, which is due to enter service...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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