The first test of the British and French Navies to create a combined task force ready to respond to global events ends today off the South of France. Exercise Corsican Lion has been a two-week work-out for the flagships of the UK – HMS Bulwark – and France – FS Charles de Gaulle – and their respective task groups.
Halliburton Wreck, Utila by Organic Sculpture on Flickr.
Port d'Ajaccio - Corse Que de souvenirs de vacances!!!!!
Gurkha RPV Armored Vehicle
A roll-on/roll-off (RORO) car and foot passenger ferry ‘Petar Hektorović’ is owned by Jadrolinija from Rijeka. Built in Denmark in 1989, the ferry is just under 92 meters long and 18 meters wide with speed of 15.5 knots. It has a capacity of 1080 passengers and 120 cars. There are also two restaurants and bars on the ferry as well as a small shop. The ferry is named after 15th century Hvar Island’s poet and collector of Dalmatian songs Petar Hektorović