France Offers Gowind Corvettes to Greece

France Offers Gowind Corvettes to Greece
France Offers Gowind Corvettes to Greece

According to the Greek publication Newpost, France has proposed five French corvettes Gowind to Hellenic Navy.


The exclusive news state that the Naval Group proposed five Gowind corvettes to Defence Ministry and modernise the Greek shipyards. The publication states that the Navy seems to be close to a new big agreement with the French after the new "hit" of the Naval Group.

The proposal-relay towards the Dutch and Italians, which according to information completely satisfies Defence Ministry, provides for five instead of four Gowind corvettes with fast delivery and a cost that reaches approximately 1.8 billion euros, 100 million more than the previous one.


France Offers Gowind Corvettes to Greece


The Gowind corvette proposed by the French includes 16 Mica anti-aircraft missiles, 8 Exocet Block III anti-aircraft missiles, 76mm gun, RAM self-defence system, dual Sonar hull and sliding, torpedoes, countermeasures and the NS-110 radar. Configuration refers to a small frigate.