Portuguese Navy Undertaking Exercise INSTREX 2018

Google Translate In the 2018 edition of the INSTREX exercise, various naval assets will be involved, including the Royal-frigate, which will be the FNP’s flagship, the frigate D. Francisco de Almeida and the Arpão submarine together with a Marine Force ( Landing Force), two Divers Detachments and a Detachment of Special Actions, involving about 660 Portuguese Navy soldiers. Also the Portuguese Air Force will participate in the exercise. On board the NRP Corte-Real will be embarked the Commander of the Portuguese Naval Force, Captain-of-sea-and-war Diogo Arroteia, and its Force Staff.…

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NRP Arpão Completes 50 Days Submerged

Google Translation With this mission the Arpão submarine, which left Lisbon on October 2, once again made use of the high technology with which it is equipped, being a suitable means to collect information discreetly in an area with the characteristics of that region of the central Mediterranean. Created in the context of the European Union, EUNAVFOR MED is a naval force made up of ships from the European Union countries, which is carrying out an operation which, in addition to the support of the EU Council, is supported by…

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