OCCAR News 07. April 2021 PPA6 First Steel Cutting Ceremony The first Steel Cutting ceremony for 6th Multipurpose Patrol Ship (PPA) took place on 07 April 2021 at Fincantieri’s integrated shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia)... 01. April 2021 MULTINATIONAL MRTT FLEET (MMF): Fourth Aircraft delivered by OCCAR-EA OCCAR-EA has formally accepted the fourth MMF (Multinational MRTT Fleet) aircraft of a total of nine Airbus A330 MRTT aircraft (Multi Role Tanker Transport) ordered by OCCAR-EA on behalf of NATO. 28. February 2013 Mr Patrick Bellouard – OCCAR-EA Director – says farewell On 28th February 2013, Mr Patrick Bellouard symbolically handed back the OCCAR flag to General Arturo Alfonso MEIRIÑO, the Board of Supervisors Chairman, at his farewell event. 02. April 2011 First FSAF - SAMP/T Section On Duty During the last quarter, after the first SAMP/T section was put on duty by the FR Air Force, the first SAMP/T section has been transferred to the Italian Army (December 2010) and the second SAMP/T section has been transferred to the French Air Force (March 2011).