ARA Islas Malvinas Quarantined off Puerto Belgrano

March 22, 2020 (Google Translation) – ARA “Islas Malvinas” is anchored before entering the Puerto Belgrano Naval Base, its natural station, as a preventive measure by Covid-19. The unit of the Sea Fleet had sailed from Uhuaia days ago, after having completed the Combined Naval Antarctic Patrol (PANC) carried out in conjunction with the Chilean Navy, which meant three months…

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Toowoomba and Guépratte Exercise in Gulf of Aden

March 23, 2020 – HMAS Toowoomba exercised with French Ship Guépratte in vicinity of the Gulf of Aden recently as part of the Australian warship’s support to Combined Task Force 150. The CTF 150 mission is to stabilise the region, and disrupt weapon and narcotic smugglers supporting terrorism. During the exercise, Toowoomba and Guépratte conducted ship handling training including Officer…

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