OCCAR News 12. June 2015 FREMM "Provence" frigate delivered to the French Navy On 12th June 2015, the French FREMM ASW (Anti Submarine Warfare) Follow on Ship frigate “Provence” was accepted by OCCAR on behalf of the Direction Générale de l’Armement (DGA) 25. February 2015 First Steel Cutting Ceremony for the 8th Italian FREMM Another important milestone in the FREMM programme was successfully achieved on 25th February 2015 with the first steel cutting of the 8th Italian FREMM frigate. 14. June 2012 The second Italian FREMM frigate “Virginio FASAN” starts sea trials On 14th June 2012 the Italian First-of-Class (FoC) Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Fasan Frigate, sailed for the first time, ... 01. February 2012 Lynx Helicopter landed on FREMM Frigate First trials to certify the aviation platform equipment of the French FREMM frigate Aquitaine with French Navy “Lynx helicopter” were conducted in the Atlantic off Lorient on Tuesday 31st of January and Wednesday 1st of February 2012.