BAP Río Yavarí Commissioned the Peruvian Navy

April 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – Today, at the pier of the Naval Station “Corvette Captain Manuel Clavero Muga”, the incorporation of the PIAS “Río Yavarí” into the Peruvian Navy was carried out. Likewise, the I Social Action Campaign 2021, managed by the National PAIS Program, was started.

The event was attended by the Minister of Defense, Nuria Esparch Fernández; the Minister of Development and Social Inclusion, Silvana Vargas Winstanley; the General Commander of the Navy, Admiral Ricardo Menéndez Calle; the Chief of General Staff of the Navy, Vice Admiral Silvio Alva Villamón; the General Commander of Amazon Operations, Vice Admiral Cesar Colunge Pinto, among other civil and military authorities.

It should be noted that the ships of the Peruvian Navy “Río Yahuas”, “Río Napo”, “Río Morona”, “Río Putumayo I”, “Río Putumayo II”, “Pastaza” and the recently incorporated “Río Yavarí”, which will travel the hydrographic basins of the Amazon, Napo, Curaray, Putumayo, Morona, Yavarí and Tigre rivers, having scheduled their arrival to 146 indigenous communities in the rural area of ​​the department of Loreto.