INAH & SEMAR Locate Shipwreck of Mexican Revolution Gunboat, Tampico

November 25, 2019 (Google Translation) – Although little is known, the Mexican Revolution was also fought at sea. The most iconic naval contests of that war occurred between March and June 1914, in Topolobampo, Sinaloa; geography in which experts from the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) and the Secretary of the Navy (SEMAR), have located a key piece of what was one of the first aircraft clashes in the history of the West: the Cañonero wreck “ Tampico. ” Product of two recent field seasons, specialists of the…

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ARM Tabasco Launched at Tampico

July 20, 2019 (Google Translation) – The Mexican Navy-Navy Secretariat reports that this day at the Tampico Marine Shipyard based in Tampico, Tamaulipas, the ARM Ocean Patrol Launching “TABASCO” was held ”PO-168 , which will carry out its operations under the concept of trinomial, using a navalized helicopter, as well as an onboard interception patrol, to carry out patrol and surveillance within the territorial sea and the Exclusive Economic Zone, in order to maintain the Rule of Law at sea. The launching ceremony of this unit was presided by Admiral…

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