Colombian Navy delivered 21 tons of humanitarian aid

May 21, 2020 (Google Translation) – On board the Logistics Support Ship ARC “Bahía Málaga” of the Colombian Navy, attached to the Pacific Naval Force, Marines and Marines transported 21 tons of humanitarian aid, delivered to the residents of four coastal municipalities, in the Department of Narino. With the purpose of supporting the most vulnerable Colombians during the health emergency…

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Colombian Navy Destroys Two Cocaine Laboratories

May 11, 2020 (Google Translation) – Two laboratories for the processing of illicit substances were destroyed on the Pacific coast, by troops of the Colombian Navy attached to the Pacific Naval Force, who maintain a strong offensive in this area of ​​the country, against the Organized Armed Groups. The discovery and subsequent destruction in a controlled manner was carried out…

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Colombia Aims for Two Ocean Capability by 2030

April 3, 2020 (Google Translation) – In the midst of the emergency that the country is experiencing regarding the policies and plans that are being adopted to face COVID-19 throughout the national territory, good news emerges today for the strengthening of maritime and coastal issues: approval of CONPES as a policy with prospects for 2030. This fact, in turn, demonstrates…

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Colombian Navy Combats Illegal Mining in the Putumayo River

March 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – Units of the Colombian Navy, belonging to the Southern Naval Force, seized a large-capacity artisan dredge to extract minerals in waters of the Putumayo River, in the department of Amazonas. The operation was carried out thanks to the combat intelligence collected by the Units of the Naval Institution that are present in the Colombian…

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Colombian Navy Has Seized 30 Tons of Narcotics so far in 2020

March 19, 2020 (Google Translation) – Maritime operations developed by Colombian Navy Units in conjunction with the Colombian Air Force, allowed the capture of two subjects and the seizure of about half a ton of cocaine, in Tumaco – Nariño. With this result, the Pacific Naval Force reaches 30 tons of narcotics seized during the course of the year, in…

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ARC Gloria Embarks Marine Corps Students for First Time

February 22, 2020 (Google Translation) – ARC “Gloria”, the flagship of the Colombian Navy, set sail from the main dock of the ARC Naval Base “Bolívar”, with the first contingent of future Marine Corps. Accompanied by civil and military authorities in the region, the departure ceremony that commemorated the 50th anniversary of the first cruise around the world, was chaired…

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