Multilateral exercise “La Perouse” 2023 is being conducted in the Indian Ocean region.
The third edition of multilateral exercise “La Perouse” is scheduled to be held from 13 to 14 March 2023 in the Indian Ocean region.
The edition will see the participation of personnel, ships and integral helicopters from the Royal Australian Navy, French Navy, Indian Navy, Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force, Royal Navy and United States Navy.
This biennial exercise ‘La Perouse’ is organized by the French Navy. It aims to enhance maritime domain awareness and maximize maritime coordination among participating navies in the Indo-Pacific region.
The exercise will see complex and advanced naval operations, including surface warfare, air defense exercises, cross deck landings and strategic manoeuvres.