ARA Libertad Shifts to Puerto Belgrano

March 11, 2019 (Google Translation) – There you will perform different maintenance tasks. It has on board naval cadets and members of the Naval Integration Course (CUINA) that will develop their professional navigation practices.

Mar del Plata – This morning the frigate ARA “Libertad” sailed from the Mar del Plata Naval Base to the Puerto Belgrano Naval Base. Present were the Director General of Education of the Navy, Rear Admiral Fernando Emir Maglione, accompanied by the Commander of the Atlantic Naval Area and Head of the Mar del Plata Naval Base, Commodore of Marina Gabriel Eduardo Attis, together with senior officers assigned to the area.

The naval school ship of the Argentine Navy made a technical scale in the port of Mar del Plata, prior to its arrival at Puerto Belgrano, where it will be carried out several maintenance and a general tour of the systems and equipment for its implementation, after having sailed for 9 months in the last Instructional Trip.

During his stay in Mar del Plata, the frigate ARA “Libertad” received about 22 thousand people during the five days of open doors, at the same time that students and teachers from different schools of Mar del Plata and the area in the framework of the diffusion of the naval task and the maritime interests.

During the navigation cadets of the Naval Military School and professional students who have recently joined the Navy, they will develop their on-board professional practice, consolidating the theoretical knowledge acquired in said training institute. Among others, they will carry out marine maneuvers and different exercises such as fire fighting and man overboard, in addition to receiving classes on maritime interests, among other activities related to their instruction.