Fire broke out in French Navy ship in Reunion

Reunion - The crew managed to extinguish the fire and the frigate has been towed back naval base.

Reunion - Fire broke out in engine room of French Frigate Nivose during the night Sep. 30. Crew managed to extinguish fire and the ship had to be towed back to Naval Base Port De La Galets, Reunion, arriving there on Oct 3.

Nivose reported on fire, requesting assistance, north of Port Louis, Mauritius. The ship was in Port Louis on Sep 29.