ARC Gloria Begins Three Week Training Cruise With No Shore Leave

August 1, 2020 (Google Translation) – This Friday, July 31, the ARC ship “Gloria” will set sail from Cartagena to a new voyage, in which 77 Cadets, including 14 women from the Naval Cadet School “Almirante Padilla”, will advance their training cruise as future Officers of the Colombian Navy, complying with the biosecurity protocols established by the COVID-19 pandemic. The…

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ARC Embarks on 30 Day Training Cruise

June 11, 2020 (Google Translation) – The waters of the Bay of Cartagena were the natural setting that adorned the departure ceremony of the ARC School Ship “Gloria” to start the Grumetes Training Cruise of the ARC Naval School of Noncommissioned Officers “Barranquilla”. In compliance with the Biosafety protocols established for the containment of the pandemic, the military act of…

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ARC Gloria Embarks Marine Corps Students for First Time

February 22, 2020 (Google Translation) – ARC “Gloria”, the flagship of the Colombian Navy, set sail from the main dock of the ARC Naval Base “Bolívar”, with the first contingent of future Marine Corps. Accompanied by civil and military authorities in the region, the departure ceremony that commemorated the 50th anniversary of the first cruise around the world, was chaired…

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