Now there was a good atmosphere, so as to fulfill the delivery obligations of helicopter carrier Mistral ", said the head of the French party, " stand Up, France Nicolas DuPont-Aignan in the conversation.
"As for me, I would have put Mistral. I think a mistake not to put the 1st ship. In addition, in my opinion, it is necessary to remove the sentence about Russia right now, when the situation in Ukraine calms down. It is necessary to put Mistral as soon as possible, " said DuPont-Aignan. The politician hopes That this issue will be resolved before the summer.
the contract for manufacture and delivery of two (2) helicopter carrier type "Mistral" was concluded between the French DCNS/STX and "Rosoboronexport" in 2011. France had to give 1st ship "Vladivostok" in November last year, it was announced date 14 November, but it never was.
in early winter the French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said That he considered the conversation about the possible failure of the Treaty " premature ". Russia expects from France or supply ships, or money back.
Now against transfer of vessels actively supporting US. Paris, on the one hand, declared That he must execute the contract with Russia, and with the reverse - link transmission ships with the progress in the settlement of the situation in Ukraine. Source Last news in the ship industry have said before, That North America has made an offer to build Mistral shipyard STX to execute the order for the construction of the American civil airliner.