Defence Notes

PREMIUM: South American countries seek enhanced Antarctic capabilities

14th July 2020 - 16:00 GMT | by Flavia Camargos Pereira in London

RSS

Save this for later

Argentina, Brazil and Chile are modernising their Antarctic naval capabilities by building new icebreakers or procuring second-hand vessels.

All three countries have scientific and research civilian programmes in the region that require logistical support from their armed forces.

The Brazilian Navy in June released an RfP to procure a new ...

Want to read more?

To read this article, along with thousands of others like it, start your Premium News free trial.

Start Trial or log in here
Back to News

Share to

Linkedin