Commandant Ducuing Returns from West Africa

November 7, 2018 (Google Translation) – Having left Toulon on August 23, 2018, Aviso Commandant Ducuing found his port base on October 30, 2018 after more than two months of operational mission in the Gulf of Guinea. This deployment within the framework of the Corymbe mission consisted of Commander Ducuing to escort the Mistral projection and command building and to maintain France’s cooperation relations with the riparian countries, while implementing the process of Yaounde. In conducting the African Nemo 18.4 exercise and carrying out cooperation actions during stopovers in Senegal,…

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Commandant Birot Shares Knowledge With Gulf of Guinea’s Navies

Google translation During the operational release of the Commandant Birot’s deep sea patrol (PHM) in Pointe-Noire (Republic of Congo), the French sailors took advantage of this stopover to conduct operational training periods with the local armed forces on various themes. . Personnel from the PHM’s “security” sector thus conducted practical training on fire-fighting techniques in enclosed or semi-open environments, particularly during a firefighting exercise. At the same time, the divers aboard were able to share their know-how with their counterparts on the prevention and management of diving accidents, as well…

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President Mariano Rajoy of Spain Visits ESPS Infanta Cristina in Africa

Google Translation The President of the Government, Mariano Rajoy, has paid a visit to the tall patrol vessel “Infanta Cristina” during the stopover of the ship in the port of Abidjan, Ivory Coast. The president, who is in this city of Côte d’Ivoire on the occasion of the attendance to the V European Union-African Union Summit, has been able to know up close during his visit, the work that the patrolman is doing during his deployment. On the deck of the ship, the President of Government addressed the staff there,…

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