Admiral Gorshkov Task Group Visiting Cape Verde

July 5, 2019 (Google Translation) – A detachment of ships and support vessels for the Northern Fleet as part of the lead frigate of the project 22350 “Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov”, the rescue tug Nikolay Chiker and the multifunction support vessel Elbrus complete the transatlantic transition. A few days from the Caribbean, ships and ships reached the Cape Verde Islands, located 600 kilometers west of the African coast. Tomorrow the frigate Admiral Gorshkov and support vessels will make a business call to the capital of…

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Ocean Patrol Ship “Araguari” Exercises with Cape Verde Navy

February 20, 2019 (Google Translation) – On February 12, the “Patriotic Oceanic Ship” (NPaOc) “Araguari” carried out exercises with the “Guardian” Patrol Ship of the Cape Verde Navy, on the occasion of Obango Express 2019 , an international joint operation with the participation of 29 countries on the African coast. Anti-piracy exercises were carried out, as well as leap frog and light line , with approach between ships and passage of cables. The activities had as objective the training of the crews and the partnership between the Marinhas do Brasil…

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Infanta Elena Home From Africa Deployment

Google Translation The Patrolman of Height “Infanta Elena”, has docked today in the quay of the Curra of the Arsenal of Cartagena. During the last four months, it has contributed to improve Maritime Security in the Gulf of Guinea and West Africa, monitoring maritime traffic, making a naval presence and supporting Spanish flagship and vessels in areas currently affected by piracy, immigration and fishing illegal. The manning of the ship was received by the Admiral of the Maritime Action Force, Vice Admiral Manuel de la Puente Mora-Figueroa, in addition to…

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Alvares Cabral Begins Gulf of Guinea Patrol

In this context, the vessel will support ongoing technical-military cooperation projects in Cape Verde and São Tomé and Príncipe, where it will carry out joint surveillance and patrol activities in the jurisdictional waters of those countries, within the framework of the agreements established between Portugal and the two countries. The ship will join the Portuguese naval vessels NRP Bérrio and NRP Zaire, which are already in São Tomé and Príncipe waters with the mission of promoting the training project of the coastal guard of this country. During the stay in…

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