Brazil Takes Delivery of Hospital Ship Papa Francisco

June 19, 2019 (Google Translation) – After 18 months, the construction phase of the Papa Francisco Hospital Boat comes to an end. Developed from the “Social Boat” project, the vessel was the result of the efforts of the engineers of the Company Management of Naval Projects (Emgepron) and the Naval Industry of Ceará and the representatives of the Fraternity of…

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Chinese naval hospital ship leaves Tonga for Central and South America

August 21, 2018 – The Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark (Hull 866), which is on the “Harmonious Mission 2018”, left the Port of Nukualofa, Tonga at around 10 a.m. on August 20, after completing an eight-day friendly visit and humanitarian medical service there.During the visit, medical personnel of the Peace Ark provided diagnosis and treatment for 5,532 persons and…

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PLA Navy Hospital Ship Peace Ark Sails Through Japanese Waters

Google Translation Around 4:30 am today (June 29), a Chinese Navy hospital ship monitored by the Maritime Self – Defense Force entered Japan ‘s connected waters north of Taisho Island, the Senkaku Islands. After that, the Japan Coast Guard patrol boat sent a radio call to the vessel and monitored and warned, and around 5:30 am on the same day,…

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