La Fayette Class Frigate

The frigate has a flight deck at the stern with a single landing spot, for use by 10t helicopters such as the AS 565 MA Panther, SA 321G Super Frelon or NH 90.



  • La Fayette Class multipurpose stealth frigate serving with the French Navy
  • Fully integrated communications system aboard a La Fayette Class Frigate
  • La Fayette stealth frigate crashing through high seas
  • MM40 block 2 sea-skimming missile being fired
  • La Fayette Class Courbet frigate seen from face on
  • Thales TAVITAC 2000 combat data system in use
  • 24 VT1 Crotale missile system being launched
  • La Fayette frigate deck area seen from the rear