FS Bougainville Monitoring Fisheries in Kiribati

During its patrol between Polynesia and Hawaii, the Overseas Support and Assistance Building (BSAOM) Bougainville twice crossed the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Kiribati. The patrol was part of the Forum fishering agency’s (FFA) permanent fisheries surveillance operation , organized by the Pacific Rim countries and signatories to the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) aimed…

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FS D’Entrecasteaux Conducts Patrol of New Caledonia EEZ

October 12, 2020 (Google Translation) – On September 21, the building of support and assistance in overseas (BSAOM) Entrecasteaux of the Armed Forces of New Caledonia (FANC), set sail to conduct a mission of nearly three weeks in the economic zone exclusive (ZEE) of New Caledonia. The main objective of this patrol is to ensure the protection of French maritime…

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French Navy Helicopter Training in Reunion Island

October 5, 2020 (Google Translation) – On September 24, 2020, sailors and agents identified in the pool of assessment and intervention teams (EEI) in Reunion Island participated in a helicopter hoisting training. In an area marked by strong maritime challenges, the Government Delegate for State Action at Sea (DDGAEM), assisted by the maritime zone commander, must have an operational capacity…

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