Brazilian Navy

Type: Organization
Name: Brazilian Navy
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Introduction To the Royal Navy’s New Offshore Patrol Vessels

Production of the UK Royal Navy’s new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) has started on 10th October, with the first steel cut at BAE Systems in Glasgow. Bernard Gray, the Ministry of Defence’s (MoD) Chief of Defence Material, formally started construction ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

'We're Dead!' Final Moments Of Doomed Flight

By , in ParisTwo out of three Air France pilots were sleeping minutes before their plane plunged into the sea with the loss of all 228 people on board.Details of the last moments of Flight 447, which claimed the lives of five Britons and three Irish doctors, ... [Published Sky News - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels

With the construction of the Royal Navy’s River Class Batch 2 Offshore Patrol Vessels currently underway in Glasgow, this video shows you how the River Class OPVs have evolved into an enhanced design already in service with the Brazilian Navy and Royal ... [Published World Maritime News - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 3 reports

Construction of Royal Navy's new River class OPVs gets underway

BAE Systems has begun construction of the first of the Royal Navy’s three new River class Batch 3 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV). During a ceremony at BAE Systems Surface Ships’ Govan facility in Glasgow, Bernard Gray, the Ministry of Defence’s (MoD) Chief ... [Published Gizmag - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 2 reports

BAE Systems starts building Royal Navy patrol vessel

LONDON, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- BAE Systems has cut steel for the first of three offshore patrol boats it is building for Britain's Royal Navy.The cut, which symbolizes the start of production on the 290-foot-long vessel, was performed at a Glasgow shipyard ... [Published UPI - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Brazilian Navy Presents Strategic Projects

BRASILIA --- The main projects being developed by the Navy of Brazil were detailed on Wednesday (Oct 8) to Defense Minister Celso Amorim. Among the topics presented during lecture, the highlight was the construction of the Center of Naval Power, composed ... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Brazil's Rousseff to face pro-business Neves in election runoff - exit poll

Brazilian Navy soldiers drive over electoral leaflets as they patrol the streets …Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva gestures after casting his …A boy tries to walk on a sidewalk full of trash and election leaflets in neighborhood …Residents ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese vessel tuna load held since 2013 requested to be sold

The firm Atlântico Tuna has requested authorization from the (IBAMA) to sell a load of about 200 tonnes of tuna that was seized in August 2013 from the Japanese-flagged ship Shoei Maru No. 7.This boat is in Natal Naval Base and its cargo is worth more ... [Published Fish Information & Services - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 2 reports

Soldiers, drug gang battle in Rio de Janeiro slum

People take cover behind a concrete guardrail separating lanes on Avenida Brasil during a conflict between …A Brazilian Navy soldier fires his weapon during a conflict with alleged drug traffickers at an entrance …People take cover behind a bus on Avenida ... [Published Yahoo! News South Africa - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Paraguay sinking: Eight bodies found

Brazilian and Paraguayan rescue teams have now retrieved eight bodies from the River Paraguay, where a boat capsized during a storm on Wednesday.The Paraguayan vessel, Dream of the Pantanal, was carrying 11 Paraguayan crew and 16 Brazilian tourists.Thirteen ... [Published BBC - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

VICE Reports: Snake Island - Full Length

The highest concentration of one of the most venomous snakes in the world is located about 90 miles off the coast of Santos, Brazil, on a small, craggy chunk of otherwise uninhabitable land. It’s known as Ilha da Queimada Grande, or Snake Island, and ... [Published Vice Magazine US - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Brazil aids Angola in building naval capability

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 8 (UPI) – Brazil is to help Angola build its naval capability through the supply of naval patrol boats and the transfer of technology. The effort comes under a memorandum of understanding that was signed late last week in Brazil ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 08 2014]

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"We've kept many of the engineering qualities that have made the [previous batch] River class OPVs so successful and reliable, and enhanced them with a design that is larger, more efficient, and more capable,” says Iain Stevenson, Head of the Offshore Patrol Vessel Programme BAE Systems Naval Ships. “This design is tried and tested and already in service with the Brazilian Navy and Royal Thai Navy, who are operating similar versions of these ships. For the Royal Navy, our engineering teams have modified this proven design, ensuring that it meets the demanding UK requirements, demonstrating just how flexible the design of the ship is.”"
...needed to build the warships of the future", MoD Chief of Defence Materiel, Bernard Gray, commented at the OPV steel-cutting launch event. "This contract, which will benefit the local economy in Glasgow, continues a 200-year tradition of building the nation's leading ships on the Clyde and will sustain hundreds of jobs across the region."
The article continues: "On the night of 31 May 2009, the pilots of Flight 447 certainly did not serve their passengers well."
"For the Royal Navy, our engineering teams have modified this proven design, ensuring it meets the demanding UK requirements, demonstrating just how flexible the design of the ship is."

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Introduction To the Royal Navy’s New Offshore P... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Oct 14 2014]
Construction of Royal Navy's new River class OP... [Published Gizmag - Oct 14 2014]
Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels Build Begins [Published Armed Forces International - Oct 13 2014]
'We're Dead!' Final Moments Of Doomed Flight [Published Sky News - Oct 13 2014]
VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels [Published World Maritime News - Oct 13 2014]
Construction starts on UK Royal Navy's new patr... [Published Naval Technology - Oct 13 2014]
BAE starts construction of UK Royal Navy's new ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 13 2014]
BAE Systems starts building Royal Navy patrol v... [Published UPI - Oct 10 2014]
First steel cut for new warships in Glasgow [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - Oct 10 2014]
Work Starts On 3 New Ships In Glasgow [Published GMB - Oct 10 2014]
Officer cadets cement ties with German Navy [Published Dartmouth Today - Oct 10 2014]
Brazilian Navy Presents Strategic Projects [Published Defense-Aerospace - Oct 10 2014]
Japanese vessel tuna load held since 2013 reque... [Published Fish Information & Services - Oct 06 2014]
Brazil's Rousseff to face pro-business Neves in... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 05 2014]
Soldiers, drug gang battle in Rio de Janeiro slum [Published Yahoo! News South Africa - Oct 01 2014]
Soldiers, drug gang battle in Rio de Janeiro slum [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 01 2014]
Paraguay sinking: Eight bodies found [Published BBC - Sep 27 2014]
VICE Reports: Snake Island - Full Length [Published Vice Magazine US - Sep 24 2014]
Leaders Converge for International Seapower Sym... [Published Newport Patch - Sep 19 2014]
Bilateral defence cooperation between SA and Br... [Published Engineering News - Sep 19 2014]
AMER : Innovative Technologies and American Sol... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 15 2014]
The Most Dangerous Trips In The World [Published Business Insider - Sep 12 2014]
SH-60B Seahawk Multimission Naval Helicopter [Published Air Force Technology - Sep 11 2014]
Brazil aids Angola in building naval capability [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 08 2014]
Brazilian Training Ship Arrived In Istanbul [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - Sep 02 2014]
From the Archive (4) [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - Jul 05 2014]
Brazilian Navy Signs Contract for Lynx Mk21A Up... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 04 2014]
Brazilian Navy Signs Contract for Lynx Mk21A Up... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jul 02 2014]
Brazil hunts for Mexican who fell from cruise ship [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jun 19 2014]
Airbus Helicopters delivers the 1st EC725 produ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 17 2014]
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Introduction To the Royal Navy’s New Offshore P... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Oct 14 2014]
Production of the UK Royal Navy’s new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) has started on 10th October, with the first steel cut at BAE Systems in Glasgow. Bernard Gray, the Ministry of Defence’s (MoD) Chief of Defence Material, formally started construction ...
Brazil aids Angola in building naval capability [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 08 2014]
BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 8 (UPI) – Brazil is to help Angola build its naval capability through the supply of naval patrol boats and the transfer of technology. The effort comes under a memorandum of understanding that was signed late last week in Brazil ...
Brazilian Training Ship Arrived In Istanbul [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - Sep 02 2014]
The training ship of Brazilian Navy U-27 Brasil arrived this morning in Istanbul. BNS Brazil stops by in Istanbul every couple of years during the training cruise of Brazilian Naval Cadets. I have no information how long she will stay here. ...
From the Archive (4) [Published TURKISHNAVY.NET - Jul 05 2014]
This weeks photo feature the Falkland War veteran F-90 HMS Briliant . She served in the Brazilian Navy  8 years in addition to her service in RN of 18 years. Tagged: Archive , Bosphorus , Royal Navy , Sighting ...
Brazilian Navy Signs Contract for Lynx Mk21A Up... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 04 2014]
AgustaWestland is pleased to announce that the Brazilian Navy’s Naval Aviation has signed a contract for a major midlife upgrade of eight Lynx Mk21A helicopters. The contract, valued in excess of US$160 million (€117 million), includes replacement ...
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