OCCAR News 23. November 2012 First of Class FREMM “Aquitaine” accepted by OCCAR On the 23 rd November, the French FREMM ASM (Anti Submarine Warfare) First of Class frigate, “Aquitaine” was accepted by OCCAR-EA Director Patrick Bellouard, 31. March 2012 SECOND ITALIAN MULTIPURPOSE FRIGATE LAUNCHED: VIRGINIO FASAN On 31st March 2012, another significant FREMM Programme high level objective was achieved. At Riva Trigoso (Genoa) shipyard the Italian frigate “Virginio FASAN” was launched. 30. September 2009 Signature of FREMM Contract Amendment No 4 At end September 2009, the FREMM Contract Amendment 4 has been signed in the OCCAR premises in Paris.