Spanish Frigate Blas de Lezo Joins SNMG2

August 27, 2019 (Google Translation) – The frigate “Blas de Lezo” (F-103) has set sail today, from its base in the Military Arsenal of Ferrol to carry out the Pre-deployment Inspection and qualification prior to the integration into the NATO Permanent Group Number 2 (SNMG2) . This inspection and qualification will be carried out in waters of the Gulf of Cádiz, during the first two weeks of September by EVADIZ (the Cádiz Evaluation Center), framed in the CEVACO (Combat Evaluation Center). Once the inspection and qualification is finished, the frigate…

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Juan Carlos I & Blas de Lezo Complete Port Visit in Alexandria

Google Translation The LHD “Juan Carlos I” and the frigate “Blas de Lezo” finish their stopover in the port of Alexandria. During the stay in port, a meticulous program of activities has been carried out during which the capabilities of the LHD “Juan Carlos I” have been shown to the different Egyptian authorities. The activities corresponding to the Bilateral Cooperation Plan between the Spanish Navy and the Egyptian Navy have continued. After the berth, a picket made up of personnel of the ships of the group attended an act of…

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Blas de Lezo & Numancia Participated in WASSEX-ASWEX with US & Portuguese Navies

Google Translation From 19 to 23 January, the Numancia Frigate (F-83) and the Frigate Blas de Lezo (F-103), of the Spanish Navy, participated in the international exercise organized by the American Navy, Wassex-Aswex-18, together to vessels of the Portuguese Navy and US NAVY. The maneuvers were carried out on the west coast of Portugal. In addition, an American submarine and a P8 maritime patrol aircraft participated in the exercises. The main objective of the maneuvers was the training in surface war and anti-submarine warfare. At the same time, it sought…

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