Fisheries police mission for the patrol boat Arago

September 15, 2020 (Google Translation) – On Monday, September 7, the patrol boat Arago carried out a fishing police operation on a Chinese vessel in the French Polynesia Exclusive Economic Zone (ZEE PF). This intervention was made possible thanks to information received the day before by the Joint Rescue Coordination Center (JRCC) of Tahiti. A Polynesian fisherman had indeed reported…

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FS Arago to Study Mururoa Atoll Nuclear Test Area

May 15, 2020 (Google Translation) – From April 29 to May 3, 2020, patrol boat Arago conducted a series of support operations for the benefit of the Pacific Experimentation Center, on the atolls of Fangataufa and Mururoa. At Fangataufa, a large reconnaissance operation of the island’s topographic network, installed to monitor the geomechanical developments of the atoll, mobilized the entire…

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