The Spanish Navy takes command of NATO’s counter-piracy operation Frigate ‘Álvaro de Bazán’, to become flagship of operation ‘Ocean Shield’
A Spanish Navy ship collaborates with the Police in the seizure of a vessel carrying drug in Atlantic waters The operation was coordinated by the Maritime Security and Surveillance Command, a service integrated into the operational structure of the Armed Forces since last year
The Maritime Action Ship (BAM in its Spanish initials) ‘Tornado’ has been selected to represent Spain in the 465 Task Force of EUNAVFOR (European Naval Force) from December 2013 to April 2014, its 16th rotation.
Last Saturday (November 2nd) we proceeded towards Aksaz (Turkey). Just before entering we were all briefed on the cultural aspects of the city and the navigation team was informed on the peculiarities of the harbor.
On July 15th 2013, the Maritime Action Ship (BAM) ‘Meteoro’ set sail from the Military Arsenal of Las Palmas to integrate in Operation "Atalanta"
The schedule of events is very tight. From the very first day several meetings were organized to prepare the maneuvers we are about to participate with the Turkish Navy: ‘Dogu Akdeniz’
The Chargé d’Affaires of the Spanish Embassy in Jakarta and Indonesian Navy authorities welcomed the ship with a colorful and cheerful ceremony