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R98 Clemenceau (1961-1997)
R98 Clemenceau Type: Aircraft carriers
Class: Clemenceau
Other names: le Clem
Displacement: 22000-32780
Aircraft capacity: 40
Fate: scrapped
  • In 1974 she participated in operations during Independence of Djibouti.
  • In 1977-1978 she was modernized, the SENIT, holds for AN-52 nuclear bombs and INS for Super-Etendards was installed.
  • In 1982-1984 she supported French peacekeepers in civil war in Lebanon.
  • In 1985-1986 Crotale EDIR system was installed.
  • In 1987-1988 during the "Tanker War" she protected French merchant traffic in Persian gulf.
  • In 1988 the DALLAS (Deck Approach and Landing Laser System) was installed.
  • In 1990 she transported many combat helicopters and other supplies to the Iraq during Operations Desert storm and Desert shield.
  • In 1993-1996 she supported of UN operations in ex Yugoslavia and strikes Serbian army.
  • In 1997 she was decommissioned.
  • In 2004 she be must sailed to India for scrapping, however due to Greenpeace protests and politics she was moved for dismantling to Able UK only in 2008.


    Took part in wars:
    Continuous Lebanon Conflict (1983-2000)
    Iran-Iraq War (First Gulf War) (1980-1988)
    Desert Shield (Second Gulf War) (1990-1991)
    Desert Storm (Second Gulf War) (1990-1991)
    Bosnia and Herzegovina Civil War (1992-1995)

    Aircraft:
    France
          Dassault Etendard IV/Super Etendard [ 2 3 ];
          Vought F8U/F-8 Crusader [ 2 ];
          Fouga CM.170 Magister/CM.175 Zephyr [ 3 ];
          Breguet Br.1050 Alize [ 1 ].

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