SAS AMATOLA Returns from an Epic
African Navy frigate, SAS AMATOLA,
returned to Simonís Town Naval Base
harbour on Saturday from a 96-day
operational, commemoration and
diplomatic visit to various European
and African countries...
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The FNS FLOREAL Visits Simonís Town
The French Naval Ship (FNS) FLOREAL
berthed in Simonís Town for a
courtesy port call. They will be
departing on Tuesday, 15 May 2017...
Ghana delegation courtesy call to
the Chief of the South African Navy
A Ghanaian Defence delegation
visited the Chief of the South
African Navy, Vice Admiral M.S.
Hlongwane, on Wednesday at Navy
NBS - Nigerian Navy visit to Simonís
The Nigerian Chief of the
Navy, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe
Ibas commenced their visit with a
courtesy call to the South African
Naval Base in Simonís Town on Sunday
19 March 2017...
South African Navy Festival 2017
The Chief of
the South African Navy, Vice Admiral
Mosiwa Hlongwane, officially opened
the annual SA Navy Festival during a
parade held on Friday, 17 March at
the Martello Sports Field in Simonís
Town, followed by the ceremonial
Sail Past where he received the
naval ceremonial marks of respect
from each ship, including the
visiting British Ship, HMS CLYDE...
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The French Naval Ship FNS LE MALIN
second visit to Durban
French patrol vessel FNS Le Malin
paid a courtesy call to Durban from
11 to 15 February 2017...