ARA Patagonia Celebrates 20 Years of Service

July 14, 2019 (Google Translation) – A ceremony was held on board the logistic vessel ARA “Patagonia” to commemorate a new anniversary of the affirmation of its pavilion. Built in France, the unit already has 20 years of service in the Argentine Navy. The event was led by the Naval Commander Amphibious and Logistic, Captain Néstor Eduardo Nieto, accompanied by the Commander of the ship, Captain Diego Abregu. On the deck, the trained personnel prepared to listen to a speech in which the events that marked the history of this…

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ARA Espora Returns to Puerto Belgrano

June 28, 2019 (Google Translation) – The ship’s crew was trained in techniques to deepen and expand knowledge in different areas. Puerto Belgrano – This afternoon, the ARA corvette “Espora”, commanded by the Frigate Captain Hernán Antonio Núñez, arrived at the dock of Puerto Belgrano. “The unit sailed with the new crew and its new Commander in order to carry out a training. This ship has been carrying out these exercises and with this one completed the initial training cycle to be able to participate in tasks of maritime space…

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Argentine Naval Aviation Celebrates 80 Years

June 14, 2019 (Google Translation) – In 1936, with 20 years of existence, Naval Aviation was consolidated as a component of the Argentine Navy. This is how it came to need an organization similar to the current one, which created the first two Aeronaval Forces: Aeronaval Force No. 1 in Punta Indio and Air Force No. 2 in Puerto Militar (Puerto Belgrano) . The Naval Aviation had grown in means with the Corsairs, Stearman, Kelito and the G-15 and G-20 (soon the most modern Ducks). The same as the Navy,…

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ARA Libertad Shifts to Puerto Belgrano

March 11, 2019 (Google Translation) – There you will perform different maintenance tasks. It has on board naval cadets and members of the Naval Integration Course (CUINA) that will develop their professional navigation practices. Mar del Plata – This morning the frigate ARA “Libertad” sailed from the Mar del Plata Naval Base to the Puerto Belgrano Naval Base. Present were the Director General of Education of the Navy, Rear Admiral Fernando Emir Maglione, accompanied by the Commander of the Atlantic Naval Area and Head of the Mar del Plata Naval…

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ARA Granville Arrived at Puerto Belgrano

Google Translation He participated in the search for the fishing boat “Rigel” and was part of the events for the Day of the Flag in Puerto Madryn. The ship’s crew received training in order to deepen and expand knowledge in different areas. In navigation – The corvette ARA “Granville” entered in the afternoon of yesterday to the dock of Puerto Belgrano after participating in the search for the fishing vessel “Rigel”, which was declared in emergency on June 8. The unit, dependent on the Maritime Patrol Division with a seat…

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Museums of the Argentine Navy will open their doors

Within the framework of the National Day of Monuments, the museums of the Argentine Navy will open their doors on Saturdays 12 and Sunday 13 from the hours of 14 to 18. The rooms will be open to the visiting public in order to know, admire, contemplate and enjoy the valuable heritage of each Museum and the content in the spaces of dialogue and interaction that they offer. In the Greater Buenos Aires is the Naval Museum of the Nation in Tigre; while the museum ships frigate ARA “President Sarmiento”…

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