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IRIS (PM-40) class

Country of Origin: France

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 Name         Pendant    Commissioned    Status

 IRIS         PM-40      Dec. 21, 1988   Active
   (ex-French navy P-696)


This boat was built by Thales (then Thomson-CSF) as a sales demonstrator for weapons systems.

She was operated by the French navy between 1990 and 1993. In 1993, the boat was placed in reserve.

The IRIS was acquired by the maritime police (Affaires Maritimes) in 1996.


Active. She is based at Lorient, France.


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