ARA Bouchard Assists in Scientific Research

On September 4, the ocean patrol boat ARA “Bouchard” set sail from the Mar del Plata Naval Base with scientific personnel from the National Council for Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET); of the Sea Research Center (CIMA) and the University of Buenos Aires (UBA), to carry out the deployment tasks of measurement equipment for the development of the research projects…

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ARA Piedrabuena Maiden Arrival at Mar del Plata

June 23, 2021 (Google Translation) – This midday the arrival ceremony in the country of the new multipurpose ocean patrol boat ARA “Piedrabuena” (P-52) was held, which will join the Maritime Patrol Division of the Argentine Navy. It was chaired by the Minister of Defense, Agustín Rossi, accompanied by the Chief of the General Staff of the Navy, Vice Admiral…

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ARA Granville Returns to Mal del Plata

February 26, 2020 (Google Translation) – The corvette ARA “Granville”, dependent on the Maritime Patrol Division, arrived at the Mar del Plata Naval Base. The return was yesterday morning, after serving as Station Ship in Ushuaia; provide logistical support to other units; carry out beaconing tasks in the southern zone; and carry out control of maritime spaces in the Exclusive…

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