Contraalmirante Cordero Commissioned at Mar del Plata

July 11, 2022 – This morning, a ceremony was held in which the ocean patrol vessel ARA “Rear Admiral Cordero” received its war flag, donated by the General Administration of Ports Society of the State. The act was presided over by the Commander of the Atlantic Naval Area, Rear Admiral Marcelo Luis Fernández. The unit, which depends on the Maritime…

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ARA Contraalmirante Cordero Arrival in Puerto Belgrano

This morning, the ocean patrol ship ARA “Rear Admiral Cordero” arrived at the Buenos Aires Naval Station, fourth and last unit from France, built by the Naval Group company. The ship was received by the Minister of Defense, Jorge Taiana, accompanied by the Chief of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Armed Forces, Lieutenant General Juan Martín Paleo; the…

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Naval Group Delivers Final OPV for the Argentine Navy

The fourth and last Argentine offshore patrol boat type OPV 87, the A.R.A. Contraalmirante Cordero, was delivered today to the Argentine Navy by teams from Naval Group and Kership, a joint subsidiary of Piriou and Naval Group. The ceremony of handing over and taking command of the last ship in the series marks the completion of a successful program. The…

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Argentine OPV Contraalmirante Cordero Delivered in France

In Concarneau (France) April 13th, the ceremony of affirmation of the national flag was held in the ocean patrol ship ARA “Rear Admiral Cordero” and the commissioning of its Commander. The ceremony was presided over by the Secretary of International Affairs for Defense, Mr. José Francisco Cafiero, accompanied by the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic in France, Leonardo Daniel Constantino;…

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