French Air Force deploys MAMBA system

(Source: Eurosam; posted Nov. 5, 2010)

“The French Air Force, which already owned 3 SAMP/T systems, for training and evaluation, activated its first operational SAM/T squadron on September 20th, with a fourth unit. Air defence squadron (EDSA) Servance hosted a formal ceremony on BA116 (Air base 116), in Luxeuil), displaying its new MAMBA system, as SAMP/T has been christened by the French Air Force.EDSA 04/950 Servance is slated to receive a second MAMBA system Spring 2011.