OCCAR News 27. November 2018 ITS Marceglia: End of the sea trials The Fourth Italian General Purpose ship and the eight Italian FREMM to be delivered, ITS Marceglia finished its sea trials on the 20th of November after the completion of all tests foreseen for the Platform and Combat System equipment. 08. November 2018 Keel Laying Ceremony for the third PPA Vessel The Keel Laying ceremony of the 3rd Multipurpose Patrol Ship (PPA) took place on November 8th, at the Fincantieri shipyard in Riva Trigoso (Genova). 01. February 2018 Two FREMM Frigates launched in one week! The simultaneous launching of NORMANDIE and MARCEGLIA represents another great success of the OCCAR management, demonstrating indeed the exemplary synergies among Industry and the French and Italian Navies. 14. November 2011 First FSAF firing against a ballistic missile by French Armed Force On the 14 November 2011, the French Air Force successfully conducted its first ballistic target firing.