Second new federal police service ship put into service

September 18, 2019 (Google Translation) – On September 18, 2019, the second new service vessel of the Federal Police, the BP 82, christened “Bamberg”, was blessed and put into service at the Cruise Center in Rostock-Warnemünde. The baptism of the ship’s name “Bamberg” expresses the solidarity of the Federal Police with the city of Bamberg. In the Bavarian city is the largest training center of the Federal Police. The BP 82 “Bamberg” replaces the obsolete BP 21 “Bredstedt”. One of her sister ships, the BP 81 “Potsdam”, was put into…

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German UNIFIL Guardship Change at Limassol

June 4, 2019 (Google Translation) – In addition to the German and Brazilian contributions, Greece, Turkey, Bangladesh and Indonesia also participate with ships. For Oldenburg, the return journey begins in the direction of homeport Rostock-Warnemünde. After 250 operational days with two crews, the corvette “Oldenburg” is replaced by the corvette “Ludwigshafen am Rhein” in the area of ​​operation. From now on, the “Ludwigshafen am Rhein” will be responsible for overseeing the waters off the Lebanese coast as part of the UNIFIL mission. Under the command of frigate captain Ronny B.…

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