The French Navy D'Estienne d'Orves-class corvette FS Commandant Blaison (F 793) sailed into Valletta Port (the Grand Harbour) this morning on a courtesy visit. This is her second visit in Valletta Port this year.
The French corvette is currently deployed in the Mediterranean and assigned to E.U.'s Naval Force Mediterranean (Operation Sofia).
FS Cdt. Blaison is presently berthing alongside at Pinto-5 wharf and she's expected to sail from Valletta Port on Sunday, Jun. 4th. (31-May-2017)