Brazil Takes Delivery of Hospital Ship Papa Francisco

June 19, 2019 (Google Translation) – After 18 months, the construction phase of the Papa Francisco Hospital Boat comes to an end. Developed from the “Social Boat” project, the vessel was the result of the efforts of the engineers of the Company Management of Naval Projects (Emgepron) and the Naval Industry of Ceará and the representatives of the Fraternity of St. Francis of Assisi in Providence of God in the creation of the first ship. The Hospital Boat has a length of 32 meters by 8 meters of mouth and…

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Chinese naval hospital ship leaves Tonga for Central and South America

August 21, 2018 – The Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark (Hull 866), which is on the “Harmonious Mission 2018”, left the Port of Nukualofa, Tonga at around 10 a.m. on August 20, after completing an eight-day friendly visit and humanitarian medical service there.During the visit, medical personnel of the Peace Ark provided diagnosis and treatment for 5,532 persons and auxiliary examinations for 2,598 persons, with 13 inpatients and 14 cases of surgery. The Tongan side hosted a warm farewell ceremony for the Peace Ark at the port, which was…

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PLA Navy Hospital Ship Peace Ark Sails Through Japanese Waters

Google Translation Around 4:30 am today (June 29), a Chinese Navy hospital ship monitored by the Maritime Self – Defense Force entered Japan ‘s connected waters north of Taisho Island, the Senkaku Islands. After that, the Japan Coast Guard patrol boat sent a radio call to the vessel and monitored and warned, and around 5:30 am on the same day, the ship originated from Japan connected water area in the northeast of Taisho Island Did.

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Peace Ark arrives in Angola

The Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark has arrived in Luanda, capital of Angola on Thursday morning, on an eight-day mission to deliver free medical services to the local people. Guan Bailin, Task Group Commander, said this is the first time Peace Ark has visited Angola, and the mission is aimed at enhancing the cooperation between the two countries. The Peace Ark was commissioned in 2008 and has traversed 34 countries, providing free medical services where they arrived, Guan said. In the years between 2010 and 2015, the Peace Ark…

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PLAN Peace Ark Visits Djibouti

Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy’s hospital ship Peace Ark arrived at Djibouti Port of the Republic of Djibouti August 24th for a 9-day visit. This is the first time that the Peace Ark has paid a visit to Djibouti after seven years. Nearly 200 people welcomed the visiting Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark at the port, including Djibouti Armed Forces Chief of Staff Brigadier General Tahir Ali Mohamed, Chief of Djiboutian Navy Captain Abdourahman Aden Cher, Chinese Ambassador to Djibouti Fu Huaqiang and Defense Attaché to Djibouti Ji…

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