It is noted that "the ceremony was attended by the defense ministers and commanders of the Navy of Egypt and France."
According to the press service, "the ship 1010 Gamal Abdel Nasser with a trained Egyptian crew of about 180, people must go to Egypt during June."
The details of the agreement on the acquisition of ships by Egypt were not disclosed, but according to French press reports, the contract value was about € 950 million. It was also pointed out that “the contract is mainly funded by Saudi Arabia”.
The second UDC (1020 Anwar al-Sadat) transmission is scheduled for September.
Egyptian Flag Raising Ceremony