French Navy’s 34F Squadron celebrates 100,000 flight hours on Alouette III and Lynx

French Navy’s 34F Squadron celebrates 100,000 flight hours on Alouette III and Lynx 23 Jun, 11, Source: HeliHub.com

On June 16, 2011, the French Navy’s 34F squadron celebrated its 100,000 flight hours on Alouette III and Lynx at Lanvéoc-Poulmic base. Present were pilots, crew members, technicians, past and present – to celebrate this important event with nearly 13,000 flight hours performed on Alouette III and 87,000 on Lynx .

Vice Admiral Olivier de Rostolan presided over the ceremony, proudly recalling the essential role of this fleet, which specializes in anti submarine warfare.  A flight demonstration of three Lynx marked the event.

Jeremy Parkin – HeliHub.com

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