The French naval avisos FS Commandant Birot (F 796) - a D'Estienne d'Orves class (type A69) - has sailed in Valletta Port (Grand Harbour) this morning on a courtesy visit.
This is FS Cmdt. Birot's second visit in Valletta Port this year. Her first port-call was between 11th and 16th June.
FS Cmdt. Birot is presently berthing starboard alongside at Wine Wharf and she's expected to sail from Malta on Monday, October 17th, at 0840LT.