Juan Sebastian Departs Cadiz for Training Cruise

November 9, 2019 (Google Translation) – On the morning of Sunday, November 3, the “Juan Sebastián de Elcano” Ship-School sailed from the port of Cádiz to begin the XCII Instruction Cruise. The official exit was presided by the Admiral Chief of Staff of the Navy, also attending the main civil and military authorities of the city. The ship, under the command of the ship’s captain Santiago de Colsa Trueba, has a staff of 20 officers, 23 non-commissioned officers, 143 military personnel from the Marine and Troop scale, and 2 civilian…

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President Mauricio Macri Attends Closing of Sanitary Fluvial Campaign 2019

June 18, 2019 (Google Translation) – In the Naval Apostadero Buenos Aires congratulated the endowments of the Navy units for their work and toured the patrol car ARA “King”. Buenos Aires – Today in the morning, President Mauricio Macri went to the Naval Apostadero Buenos Aires to formally conclude the Sanitary Fluvial Campaign 2019. He was accompanied by the Minister of Defense, Oscar Aguad; the Minister of Health and Social Development, Carolina Stanley; the Chief of the General Staff of the Navy, Admiral José Luis Villán; and the Chief of…

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Russian Navy oceanographic ship Yantar pays business visit to Buenos Aires

Russian Navy oceanographic ship Yantar is visiting Buenos Aires port. The ship is to replenish her storages in the port and continue the operation. This was stated by the Chief of the Russian Navy group Captain First Rank Sergei Bashmakov. The ship Yantar is involved in the operation to search for the San Juan submarine of the Argentinian Navy in the Atlantic Ocean. In total, the Russian Navy specialists examined the sea bottom at the depth of 125-1,050 meters and launched the Pantera Plus system 12 times. They detected and…

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