ENS Anwar El Sadat

Anwar El SadatAnwar El Sadat'' (L1020)Russian amphibious assault ship ''SevastopolRussian amphibious assault ship Sevastopol
ENS Anwar El Sadat (L1020) is an Egyptian Navy amphibious assault ship, a type of helicopter carrier, of the French.wikipedia
44 Related Articles

Helicopter carrier

helicopter carriershelicopter destroyerhelicopter carrying cruiser
ENS Anwar El Sadat (L1020) is an Egyptian Navy amphibious assault ship, a type of helicopter carrier, of the French.

Chantiers de l'Atlantique

STX FranceChantiers de PenhoëtSTX France SA
Russian amphibious assault ship Sevastopol, later purchased by Egypt.

Egyptian Navy

EgyptianNavyEgypt
ENS Anwar El Sadat (L1020) is an Egyptian Navy amphibious assault ship, a type of helicopter carrier, of the French.

Amphibious assault ship

commando carrieramphibious assault shipsamphibious ship
ENS Anwar El Sadat (L1020) is an Egyptian Navy amphibious assault ship, a type of helicopter carrier, of the French.

Russian Navy

NavyRussianRussia
It was originally built in France for the Russian Navy as part of a contract for two of these warships and underwent sea trials.

Government of Russia

Russian governmentgovernmentKremlin
The Russian government placed an order for this and another warship in 2011.

Saint-Nazaire

St. NazaireSt NazaireSt.Nazaire
Work started in Saint-Nazaire, France, on 18 June 2013, and in the Russian Baltiysky Zavod shipyard in St. Petersburg on 4 July 2013.

Saint Petersburg

LeningradSt. PetersburgPetrograd
Work started in Saint-Nazaire, France, on 18 June 2013, and in the Russian Baltiysky Zavod shipyard in St. Petersburg on 4 July 2013.

World War II

Second World WarwarWWII
The Russian acquisition of these two French Mistral-class amphibious assault ships was considered to be the largest defense deal between Russia and the West since World War II.

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

El-Sisial-SisiAbdel Fattah Al-Sisi
On 7 August 2015, a French diplomatic source confirmed that President Hollande had discussed the matter with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi during his visit to Egypt for the inauguration of the New Suez Canal in Ismailia.

Suez Canal Area Development Project

new Suez CanalSuez Canal expansionEast Port Said Port
On 7 August 2015, a French diplomatic source confirmed that President Hollande had discussed the matter with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi during his visit to Egypt for the inauguration of the New Suez Canal in Ismailia.

Ismailia

IsmailiIsmaïliaIsmailiya
On 7 August 2015, a French diplomatic source confirmed that President Hollande had discussed the matter with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi during his visit to Egypt for the inauguration of the New Suez Canal in Ismailia.

Radio Monte Carlo

RMCRMC InfoMonte Carlo
Speaking on RMC Radio, Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Defence Minister, said that Egypt had already paid the whole price for the helicopter carriers.

Jean-Yves Le Drian

Le Drian
Speaking on RMC Radio, Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Defence Minister, said that Egypt had already paid the whole price for the helicopter carriers.

Landing helicopter dock

LHDLanding helicopter dock (LHD)(LHD
Beginning in February 2016, 180 Egyptian sailors began training in Saint-Nazaire, France, on the newly renamed landing helicopter dock, with the support of the DCNS (Direction des Constructions Navales Services) and STX France instructors and Défense Conseil International.

Naval Group

DCNSDCNDirection des Constructions et Armes Navales
Beginning in February 2016, 180 Egyptian sailors began training in Saint-Nazaire, France, on the newly renamed landing helicopter dock, with the support of the DCNS (Direction des Constructions Navales Services) and STX France instructors and Défense Conseil International.

Alexandria

Alexandria, EgyptAlexandrianAl-Iskandariyya
Before sailing to the vessel's home port of Alexandria, Egypt, the warship participated in a joint exercise between the Egyptian and French Navies.

NHIndustries

Nato Helicopters IndustriesNHI
European and Russian manufacturers entered the bidding procedure, NHIndustries and Airbus Helicopters were reported to have offered their NH90 and Tiger helicopters, while Russian Helicopters offered its Ka-52K helicopter.

Airbus Helicopters

EurocopterAirbusHelicopters
European and Russian manufacturers entered the bidding procedure, NHIndustries and Airbus Helicopters were reported to have offered their NH90 and Tiger helicopters, while Russian Helicopters offered its Ka-52K helicopter.

NHIndustries NH90

NH90NH-90MRH-90
European and Russian manufacturers entered the bidding procedure, NHIndustries and Airbus Helicopters were reported to have offered their NH90 and Tiger helicopters, while Russian Helicopters offered its Ka-52K helicopter.

Eurocopter Tiger

TigerTiger ARHEurocopter EC665 Tiger
European and Russian manufacturers entered the bidding procedure, NHIndustries and Airbus Helicopters were reported to have offered their NH90 and Tiger helicopters, while Russian Helicopters offered its Ka-52K helicopter.

Russian Helicopters

European and Russian manufacturers entered the bidding procedure, NHIndustries and Airbus Helicopters were reported to have offered their NH90 and Tiger helicopters, while Russian Helicopters offered its Ka-52K helicopter.

Federal Service of Military-Technical Cooperation (Russia)

FSVTSFederal Service of Military-Technical Cooperation
The head of the FSVTS, Dmitry Shugayev, said that pre-contract work was underway, including final agreement on the helicopter's technical concept and other financial conditions.

Kamov Ka-31

Ka-3131Ka-31 Helix B
Egypt is likely to buy the same package intended for the Russian Navy, which includes Ka-52K attack helicopters and Ka-29/31 utility helicopters, before the contract was cancelled by France.

Wärtsilä