Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Subscription Centre
Receive our free e-newsletter.
Click here for more information

Maritime Security

Ex Oxide wraps up

Exercise Oxide 2017The joint Franco/South African naval exercise Oxide off La Reunion has finished with both training and live exercise phases going according to schedule.

Nine years of counter-piracy ops off the Horn of Africa

Nine years of Op AtalantaThis month (December) marks the ninth anniversary of EU Naval Force Somalia’s Operation Atalanta, the specialist counter- piracy operation in the Gulf of Aden and the Somali Basin.

Combating drug trafficking the main focus of Ex Oxide 2017

Ex Oxide underway off La ReunionCountering drug trafficking is the main theme of Exercise Oxide 2017 taking place in Reunion between the French and South African navies, with board, search and seizure operations among exercise highlights.

Amatola steaming to La Reunion for Ex Oxide

Amatola steaming to La ReunionExercise Oxide, the ongoing naval exercise which sees French and South African elements co-operate in the interests of both human and maritime security, can be said to be partially underway as the Valour Class frigate SAS Amatola (F145) steams toward La Reunion.

Page 8 of 161

Company News