DGA Essais de missiles
The Centre d' Essais of the country is a launch site for sounding rockets and testing of military rockets in France between Biscarrosse and the Atlantic coast. The Centre d' Essais of the country was taken in 1967 as a replacement for the former launch site in Hammaguir in operation.
The most important launch pad at the Centre d' Essais of the country is the base Lancement balistique (44 ° 21 ' 43 " N, 1 ° 15 ' 0" W44.361944444444 -1.25 ), most of which medium-range missiles were launched.
At least before the Centre d' Essais was the country every two years include the French national.