OCCAR News 05. October 2020 First Sea Trials for the French FREMM FOC FREDA Frigate “Alsace” (7th French frigate) The first sea trials for the first of two French FREMM First of Class (FOC) FREDA (enhanced Air Defence capabilities), named “Alsace”, were successfully conducted on 05 October 2020 ... 13. November 2013 Italian FREMM Frigate Bergamini casts off On 13 November 2013, the FREMM First of Class General Purpose (FOC GP) frigate Carlo Bergamini joined the logistic support ship Etna, the patrol boat Borsini and the aircraft carrier Cavour in the 30th Italian Naval Group 25. October 2013 The second French FREMM Frigate “Normandie” starts sea trials On the 25th October 2013, the French Navy’s Second of Class FREMM Multi-Mission Frigate “Normandie” has started its first sea trials in Lorient. 21. August 2013 Delivery of 200th BOXER vehicle (1st Netherlands BOXER) On 21 August the 200th produced BOXER vehicle was delivered by the manufacturer ARTEC. The BOXER programme is a major bi-national co-operation between Germany and the Netherlands.