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Dutch, Spanish Frigates Join EUNAVFOR

first_img View post tag: Dutch View post tag: EUNAVFOR View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Navy Dutch, Spanish Frigates Join EUNAVFOR Back to overview,Home naval-today Dutch, Spanish Frigates Join EUNAVFOR Share this article View post tag: join April 6, 2012 View post tag: Naval EUNAVFOR – the counter piracy task force sent by the European Union to patrol the waters off the Horn of Africa, has been joined by two additional warships. The Dutch multi-role frigate HNLMS VAN AMSTEL has arrived in the area, as well as Spanish frigate ESPS REINA SOFIA. Both ships have helicopters embarked that are capable of searching large areas of sea to look for suspect pirates.  These warships bring the total EUNAVFOR strength up to 10 vessels in preparation for any increase in pirate activity following the end of the monsoon season.[mappress]Naval Today Staff , April 06, 2012; Image: eunavfor View post tag: Spanish View post tag: Frigateslast_img

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