EUROMARFOR Activated at Lisbon

June 17, 2019 – In the wonderful scenario of Lisbon took place today the ceremony for the 42nd activation of the European Maritime Forces (EUROMARFOR). In the same waters, 24 years ago France, Italy, Portugal and Spain, strongly committed their navies to cooperate for maritime security. The four countries maritime frontiers are de facto the southwestern maritime frontier of the…

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Portugal in Exercise Trident Juncture 2018

October 30, 2018 – From 25 October to 7 November 2018, NATO Allies are testing their ability to defend populations and territories, deter potential adversaries and work together with partners in the biggest exercise in recent years. It is happening in the air, on land, at sea and in cyberspace with around 50.000 participants, 250 aircrafts, 65 ships and up…

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Ships Arrive in Azores for Exercise Lusitano 17

Google Translation The Immediate Response Force (FRI) Naval Component arrived on Tuesday at the port of Praia da Vitória, after four days of transit, during which it developed an intense training activity, in order to prepare itself effectively and efficiently to participate in the joint exercise Lusitano 17. Inserted in a scenario and context of crisis and sociopolitical instability, where…

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NRP Bérrio Conducts UNREP Training

Google Translation The naval component of the Immediate Reaction Force (FRI), made up of NRP Bérrio as the flagship, by the NRP Corte-Real frigate, a force of marines and teams of divers with inactivation valves for explosive devices and search and rescue, begins tomorrow in the Azores the participation in the joint exercise Lusitano 17, where they will join to…

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NRP Corte Real Returned From FOST

Google Translation The mission began on August 21 and ended today, September 30, with the OST participation period from August 28 to September 28. The OST consists of an intensive operational training period, under the aegis of the British Navy’s “Flag Officer Sea Trainig (FOST)”, designed to train the ship across the spectrum and environments of Naval Operations, maximizing its…

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