Anti-pollution Mission for Champlain

January 14, 2019 (Google Translation) – On December 17, 2018, the multi-mission building (B2M) Champlain conducted an anti-pollution exercise in the bay of Saint-Paul, west of the island of Reunion. All the crew as well as the specialized team of Naval Base Port-des-Galets were mobilized for this premiere on the island. One of the powers of the French Navy is the fight against maritime pollution. The fight against pollution may consist of the recovery of pollutants at sea and on the coast, the installation of a floating dam to protect…

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Russian Pacific Ships Transit Japanese EEZ

September 3, 2018 (Google Translation)- 30. 9. 3 Integrated staff coordinator (Notice) Trends of Russian Navy vessels [smartslider3 slider=87] From September 1 (Saturday) at 9:30 pm to September 2 (Sunday) around 4 pm, Yuudachi (Otominchi) belonging to the 7th escort group of the guard, “Wakataka” belonging to the 1st missile boat group City) and the 2nd air group “P – 3C” (Hachinohe), about 210 km northeast of Soya Cape One Russian Navy Bulzam class information ship westward moving in the waters, Igori Belowsov class latent One Ship Rescue Ship, Sonia-class…

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China Sends Type 054A Frigate for Provocation in Japanese EEZ

August 30, 2018 (Google Translation) – On the trends of Chinese naval vessels On August 28 (Tue) around 4 p.m., the Maritime Self-Defense Force No. 3 missile boat belongs to “Shirataka” (Sasebo) going north east along the waters of about 130 km southwest of Shima Tsushima Chinese navy junka I confirmed a grade II frigate. After that, the ship northwarded the Tsushima Strait, temporarily advanced into the Sea of Japan, but 29 I confirmed that I sailed down the Tsushima Strait on Sunday (Wednesday) and sailed towards the East China…

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NRP Viana do Castelo and the Azores Maritime Zone Command Patrol

Google Translation In this operation, the Navy was involved through NRP Viana do Castelo and the Azores Maritime Zone Command, with its Command Post that provided the ship in real time with the whole panorama in the mission area. The main objective of the mission developed in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Azores was the monitoring of Community vessels operating between 180 and 200 miles to prevent illegal fishing activity, in order to guarantee the preservation of species and habitats present . Thus, the maritime inspections focused on…

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BIRD Aerosystems has successfully delivered another ASIO Maritime Program to Angola

Israeli BIRD Aerosystems’, the developer and manufacturer of the Airborne Surveillance, Information and Observation (ASIO) solution, has recently delivered its ASIO Multi-Segment task force solution to Angola. The ASIO maritime program delivered is currently in operational use by this country’s security forces, protecting the country’s territorial water from different threats including piracy, terror, and smuggling. BIRD’s ASIO maritime solution provides customers with an integrated Aerial-Naval-Land solution. It facilitates maritime and coastal surveillance, patrol, survey of borders and strategic assets as well as Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) monitoring capabilities. The ASIO…

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INS Shardul on Joint Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) Surveillance in South India Ocean

April 5, 2017 – In keeping with India’s national objective of ensuring a secure and stable regional environment to allow unhindered economic and social development, not just in India, but also in the Indian Ocean Region, Indian Naval Ship Shardul is on a two month long deployment in the South Indian Ocean with an aim to provide surveillance support in the region. The warship during the initial phase of deployment carried out joint EEZ surveillance of Mauritius from 08 – 26 Mar 17 in close coordination with National Coast Guard,…

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USS Michael Murphy supports Oceania Maritime Security Initiative

February 3, 2017 – The guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) with embarked U.S. Coast Guard maritime law enforcement personnel began its support of Oceania Maritime Security Initiative (OMSI) Jan. 31. OMSI is a Secretary of Defense program aimed to diminish transnational illegal activity on the high seas in the Pacific Island Nations of Oceania’s exclusive economic zones (EEZ) and enhance regional security and interoperability with partner nations. “OMSI is about expanding our network of cooperation with partners throughout the Asia-Pacific region to secure common interests in the Western-Central-Pacific,”…

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