French Navy aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle to sea again after repair (Figure)
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PARIS, Aug. 25 (Xinhua reporter Li Xuemei) The only one French aircraft carrier “Charles de Gaulle” After several months of suspended service, was on the 25th back to the sea .
According to French media reported on the 25th, the French naval forces press officer 卢瓦克马拉 action game, “said Charles de Gaulle” on the same day around 8 pm left the port of Toulon, it will sail one week at sea so, for various technical tests. In the meantime, it can always return to port.
horse race, said the completion of a series of tests, the carrier will step through various training missions, the organization will introduce a new crew and pilots. Before the end of this year, “Charles de Gaulle” will restore the original function.
March this year, “de Gaulle” aircraft carrier of the drive shaft failure, forcing the French military for their service suspended. Sea trials aboard the aircraft carrier since 1999, continue to occur on a variety of failures, which to some extent, affected the sea it performs the task.
early February this year, French Defense Minister 埃尔韦莫兰 to inspection on the aircraft carrier that, if necessary, France will build a second aircraft carrier, “logical”, but this at least until 2012 years to put on the agenda.