Prepared By Lieutenant Commander F.W. Rockwell, U.S. Navy and Lieutenant J.B. Heffernan, U.S. Navy
New Construction.—The French Naval General Staff has announced that construction has begun on the following vessels of the 1922 program:
FLOTILLA LEADERS: (2,400 tons) Jaguar at Lorient; Panthere at Lorient. LIGHT CRUISERS: (6,000 tons), Dttguay-Troitm at Brest; Primauguet at Brest; Lamotte-Piquet at Lorient.
Seaplanes on Hand September 30.—The Service Central de l'Aeronautique Maritime announces that the French Navy possessed the following planes on September 30, 1922:
HANRIOT 80 hp. Rhone (for school use) 30