There are 4 images added between 18 October 2016 and 23 March 2018
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2023
Total Production: 5
Also Known As: BELH@RRA, FDI and Fregate de Taille Intermediaire
Origin: France
Corporations: Naval Group
Parent System: FTI
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2023
Total Production: 5
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Description: The French Navy Fregate de Taille Intermediaire (FTI) or medium-size frigate is a new class of multi-purpose fighting ship optimized for the littoral environment and built by DCNS as part of the BELH@RRA 4000 ton frigate program. The ship will be provided a wide array of advanced sensors and weapon systems such as the Compact CAPTAS 4 sonar, Sea Fire multi-function radar, Aquilon naval communications suite and Sentinel electronic warfare system. The FTI program was launched at the Euronaval-2016 exhibition in Paris. The construction of the first Defense and Intervention Frigate (FDI) started in October 2019.

FTI Specifications

Crew: 125
Troops: 28
Beam: 18 meter (59 foot)
Length: 122 meter (400 foot)
Top Speed: 27 knot (13.9 mps)
Mission Endurance: 45 day
Full Displacement: 4,500 ton
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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Shaft-Horse-Power (shp)

FTI News

There are 8 news between
18 Oct 2016 and 24 Oct 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019Naval Group Starts Construction of First FDI Frigate for the French Navy
Wednesday, October 24, 2018French Navy Deploys RIFAN 2 Secure Intranet System
Tuesday, March 20, 2018Paseo XLR Sighting System Selected for French Navy FTI Frigates
Thursday, January 11, 2018French Navy to Develop Unmanned Rotorcraft
Friday, April 21, 2017French Navy to Get Five FTI Frigates Beginning in 2025
Tuesday, October 18, 2016French Navy and DCNS Launch FTI Medium-Size Frigate
Thales to Provide Electronic Systems for French Navy FTI Frigates
Thales Develops Compact CAPTAS 4 Sonar for French Navy FTI Frigates

Operators & Related Equipment


Grand Total 51
Defensive Weapons
Aster 15
Aster 30
MU90 Impact
Offensive Weapons
MM40 Block 3 Exocet
Protection Systems
Sensor Systems
CAPTAS 4 Compactx1
Paseo XLRx1
Sea Fire 500x1

FTI Ship Listing

SerialNameStatusLaunch DateCommissionDecommission
#1 -2025-
#2 -2026-
#3 -2027-
#4 -2028-
#5 -2029-

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